BOOK
Theory, Practice, and Experience

The Information Retrieval Series, Vol. 25
Sacco, Giovanni Maria; Tzitzikas, Yannis (Eds.)
Springer Verlag 2009, XVII, 340 p., Hardcover
ISBN: 978-3-642-02358-3
Contacts



Online Projects
ecommerce
one of the very first demos (1999) with the web-based Universal Knowledge Processor. Choose among several digital cameras from 16 years ago
More on this in G. M. Sacco The Intelligent E-Sales Clerk: the Basic Ideas INTERACT'03, September 1-5, 2003 - Zürich, Switzerland
CV processor
Finding the right person for a job used to be a headache. Zero quickly on over 60000 cv's
E-Rare
Interactive assisted diagnosis for rare diseases
(updated through April 24th, 2008)
More on this in G. M. Sacco, e-RARE: interactive diagnostic assistance for rare diseases through dynamic taxonomies 2nd Int. Workshop on Dynamic Taxonomies and Faceted Search, Turin, 3 September 2008, IEEE Press, p. 407-411
Rosso Tiziano
Access to multimedia databases through dynamic taxonomies combining metadata and primitive multimedia features
More on this in: G. M. Sacco, Rosso Tiziano: a system for user-centered exploration and discovery in large image information bases DEXA 2008, Turin, 1-5 September 2008, Springer Lecture Notes in Computer Science, p. 297-311
Other projects (partial list)
DT-georisk
G.M. Sacco, G. Nigrelli, A. Bosio, M. Chiarle, F. Luino Dynamic taxonomies applied to a web-based relational database for geo-hydrological risk mitigation COMPUTERS & GEOSCIENCES (ISSN:0098-3004) , pp. 182- 187, Vol. 39.
DT-Moodle
Integration of dynamic taxonomies with Moodle for e-learning
B. Demo and A. Angius, Elearning: Coupling Course Management Systems and Dynamic Taxonomies
DEXA FIND'07 Int. Workshop on Dynamic Taxonomies and Faceted Search, Regensburg, 2007
DBWORLD-Xtended
Push and pull access to the DBWORLD list through dynamic taxonomies
(news feed discontinued August 2005)
G. M. Sacco, "DBWorld Xtended: semantic dissemination of information through dynamic taxonomies", 5th Int. Conf. on Knowledge Management, I-KNOW05, Graz, June 2005

Early Papers
1987
G. M. Sacco
Navigating the CD-ROM
Int. Conf. "The Business of CD-ROM", Rome, October 1987
2000
G. M. Sacco
Dynamic taxonomies: a model for large information bases
IEEE Trans. on Knowledge and Data Engineering, May/June 2000
DOI

Recent Papers
2015
G.M. Sacco
Exploratory Access to Wikipedia through Faceted Dynamic Taxonomies
Ninth International AAAI Conference on Web and Social Media, Workshop: Wikipedia, a Social Pedia: Research Challenges and Opportunities
G.M. Sacco
Dynamic Taxonomies for Intelligent Information Access
In M. Khosrow-Pour (Ed.), Encyclopedia of Information Science and Technology, Third Edition (pp. 3883-3892). Hershey, PA: Information Science Reference. doi:10.4018/978-1-4666-5888-2.ch382
2013
G.M. Sacco
Citizen-Centric Access to E-Government Information Through Dynamic Taxonomies
In S. Saeed, & C. Reddick (Eds.) Human-Centered System Design for Electronic Governance (pp. 37-48). Hershey, PA: Information Science Reference. doi:10.4018/978-1-4666-3640-8.ch003
2012
G.M. Sacco, G. Nigrelli, A. Bosio, M. Chiarle, F. Luino
Dynamic taxonomies applied to a web-based relational database for geo-hydrological risk mitigation
COMPUTERS & GEOSCIENCES (ISSN:0098-3004) , pp. 182- 187, Vol. 39.
G.M. Sacco
Global guided interactive diagnosis through dynamic taxonomies
25th IEEE Symposium on Computer Based Medical Systems, Rome, 2012
2011
G. Berio, A. Di Leva, M. Harzallah, G.M. Sacco
Competence management over social networks through dynamic taxonomies
in Boughzala I., Dudezert A., Knowledge Management 2.0: Organizational Models and Enterprise Strategies, IGI Global, Hershey, PA, pp. 103- 120.
2010
G.M. Sacco
Dynamic Taxonomies
invited paper
in: Encyclopedia of Knowledge Management, Second Edition, Schwartz D., Te'eni D. (eds.), IGI Global, 2010
2009
Dynamic Taxonomies and Faceted Search
Theory, Practice and Experience
Springer
Editors: Giovanni Maria Sacco and Yannis Tzitzikas

Chapter 1 The Model
Chapter 3 Comparison with Other Techniques (with S. Ferre and Y. Tzitzikas)
Chapter 5 Extensions to the Model (with S. Ferre)
Chapter 7 Taxonomy Design (with W. Dakka and P. Ipeirotis)
Chapter 8 System Implementation (with Y. Tzitzikas and S. Ferre)
Chapter 9 Applications and Experiences (with S. Ferre)
Chapter 10 Conclusions (with Y. Tzitzikas)
2008
G. M. Sacco
Rosso Tiziano: a system for user-centered exploration and discovery in large image information bases
DEXA 2008, Turin, 1-5 September 2008, Springer Lecture Notes in Computer Science, p. 297-311
G. M. Sacco
DT-miner: data mining for the people
2nd Int. Workshop on Dynamic Taxonomies and Faceted Search, Turin, 3 September 2008, IEEE Press, p. 387-391
G. M. Sacco
e-RARE: interactive diagnostic assistance for rare diseases through dynamic taxonomies
2nd Int. Workshop on Dynamic Taxonomies and Faceted Search, Turin, 3 September 2008, IEEE Press, p. 407-411
G. M. Sacco
Dynamic Taxonomies
selected for reprint in: Knowledge Management: Concepts, Methodologies, Tools, and Applications (6 Volumes), Jennex, M. E. ed, IGI Global, 2008
originally in: Encyclopedia of Knowledge Management, D. Schwartz ed., Idea Group, 2005
G. Berio, M. Harzallah, G. M. Sacco
e-HRM -- Integrating Architectures for Competence Management
in: Encyclopedia of Human Resources Information Systems: Challenges in e-HRM, Torres, T., Arias, M. ed., IGI Global, 2008
G. M. Sacco
Dynamic taxonomies for intelligent information access
in: Encyclopedia of Information Science and Technology, 2nd edition, Khosrow-Pour, M. ed, IGI Global, 2008
2007
B. Demo, A. Angius
E-learning: Coupling Course Management Systems and Dynamic Taxonomies
DEXA FIND'07 Int. Workshop on Dynamic Taxonomies and Faceted Search, Regensburg, 2007
G. M. Sacco
Research Results in Dynamic Taxonomy and Faceted Search Systems
DEXA FIND'07 Int. Workshop on Dynamic Taxonomies and Faceted Search, Regensburg, 2007
extended version of the SIGIR'2006 Workshop on Faceted Search paper
G. M. Sacco
Interactive Exploration and Discovery of e-Government Services
dg.o2007 8th Annual International Conference on Digital Government Research, Philadelphia, May 20-23, 2007
G. M. Sacco
Intelligent user-centric access to public information
in: Handbook of Research on Public Information Technology, Mehdi Khosrow-Pour ed. Idea Group Inc.
G. M. Sacco
Dynamic taxonomies: guided interactive diagnostic assistance
in: Encyclopedia of Healthcare Information Systems, N. Wickramasinghe ed., Idea Group, 2007
G. Berio, M. Harzallah, G. M. Sacco
Portals for integrated competence management
in: Encyclopedia of Portal Technology and Applications, A. Tatnall ed., Idea Group Inc.
G. M. Sacco
E-commerce portals: guided product selection and comparison
in: Encyclopedia of Portal Technology and Applications, A. Tatnall ed., Idea Group Inc.
G. M. Sacco
Dynamic taxonomies: intelligent user-centric access to complex portal information
in: Encyclopedia of Portal Technology and Applications, A. Tatnall ed., Idea Group Inc.
2006
G. M. Sacco
Some Research Results in Dynamic Taxonomy and Faceted Search Systems
SIGIR'2006 Workshop on Faceted Search, August 2006 Seattle, WA, USA
G. M. Sacco
Analysis and Validation of Information Access through Mono, Multidimensional and Dynamic Taxonomies
FQAS 2006, 7th International Conference on Flexible Query Answering Systems, Milano, June 2006, Springer LNAI 4027, 2006 [Revised version of "Conventional taxonomies vs. dynamic taxonomies"]
G. M. Sacco
Dynamic taxonomies and guided searches
J. of the American Society for Information Science and Technology, 57:6, April 2006
G. M. Sacco
User-centric access to e-government information: e-citizen discovery of e-services
2006 AAAI Spring Symposium Series, Stanford University
2005
G. M. Sacco
Dynamic Taxonomies
in: Encyclopedia of Knowledge Management, D. Schwartz ed., Idea Group
G. M. Sacco
Guided interactive information access for e-citizens
EGOV05 – Int. Conf. on E-Government, within the Dexa Conf. Framework, Copenhagen, Lecture Notes in Computer Science 3591 Springer 2005
G. M. Sacco
The intelligent e-store: easy interactive product selection and comparison
7th IEEE Conference on E-Commerce Technology, IEEE CEC'05, Munich, July 2005
G. M. Sacco
DBWorld Xtended: semantic dissemination of information through dynamic taxonomies
5th Int. Conf. on Knowledge Management, I-KNOW05, Graz, J. of Universal Computer Science, Springer 2005
G. M. Sacco
Guided interactive diagnostic systems
IEEE Symposium on Computer-Based Medical Systems, Dublin, 2005
G. M. Sacco
No (e-)Democracy without (e-)Knowledge
TCGOV 2005, TED Conference on e-Government, Bolzano, Lecture Notes in Computer Science 3416 Springer 2005
2004
G. M. Sacco
Uniform access to multimedia information bases through dynamic taxonomies
IEEE 6th Int. Symp. on Multimedia Software Engineering, Miami, December 13-15, 2004
G. M. Sacco
Accessing Multimedia Infobases through Dynamic Taxonomies
8th Int. Conf. of ISKO, London, 2004
2003
G. M. Sacco
The Intelligent E-Sales Clerk: the Basic Ideas
INTERACT'03, September 1-5, 2003 - Zürich, Switzerland
G. M. Sacco
Systematic Browsing for Multimedia Infobases
CISST 2003, June 23 - 26, 2003, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA
G. M. Sacco
Dynamic taxonomies and guided searches
CHI 2003 - Best Practices and Future Visions for Search UIs: A Workshop, Miami, 2003