Neogeography: The Treasure of User Volunteered Text [poster]


Habib, Mena B. (2011) Neogeography: The Treasure of User Volunteered Text [poster]. In: Russian Young Scientists Conference in Information Retrieval, YSC 2011, 15-19 August 2011, Saint Petersburg, Russia.

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Abstract:Neogeography is the combination of user generated data and experiences with mapping technologies. This poster presents a research project to extract valuable structured information with a geographic component from unstructured user generated text in wikis, forums, or SMSs. The project intends to help workers communities in developing countries to share their knowledge, providing a simple and cheap way to contribute and get benefit using the available communication technology.
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Electrical Engineering, Mathematics and Computer Science (EEMCS)
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