Project in Intelligent Information Systems
367.106 (5PR)

Overall Topic:

Topics will fall into the overall area of Social Media Mining, with applications to crisis and emergency management - see our list of CrowdSA topics for getting an idea on potential topics. The main focus of this semester's course will be on tools and techniques for detecting real-world events and extracting and analyzing crisis-relevant content (text, images, videos) from social media platforms (e.g., Twitter, Instagram, Facebook).

Areas: Natural Language Processing, (Spatio-temporal) Data Mining, Text Mining, Topic Detection & Tracking, Stream Processing, Community Analysis

Goals:

Realize an implementation project, settled in the application context of the CrowdSA project, i.e., processing and analysis of Social Media content (e.g., Twitter) for crisis management.

Organizational:

Please register via KUSSS and contact lecturer (wieland.schwinger[at]cis.jku.at) for more information on available topics.

Organization: Regular individual progress meetings with lecturers.