A framework and an architecture for context-aware group recommendations

Hussein, T., Linder, T., Gaulke, W., and Ziegler, J. (2010). Collaboration and Technology: 16th International Conference, CRIWG 2010, Maastricht, The Netherlands, September 20-23, 2010. Proceedings. Berlin: Springer.


In this paper, we propose a generic framework to generate context-aware recommendations for both single users as well as groups. We present the the concept of context views and an corresponding architecture implementing the framework as well as exemplary recommendation workflows for group recommendations.

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