[CEUR Workshop Proceedings] Vol-718

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Making Sense of Microposts 2011

Proceedings of the ESWC2011 Workshop on 'Making Sense of Microposts': Big things come in small packages

co-located with the 8th Extended Semantic Web Conference, ESWC2011

Heraklion, Crete, May 30, 2011.

Edited by

Matthew Rowe *
Milan Stankovic **
Aba-Sah Dadzie ***
Mariann Hardey ****

* The Knowledge Media Institute, The Open University, Milton-Keynes, England, UK
** Hypios & Université Paris-Sorbonne, France
*** The Oak Group, The University of Sheffield, England, UK
**** Durham Business School, The University of Durham, England, UK

Table of Contents

    Section I: Information Diffusion and Influence

  1. Citation Analysis in Twitter: Approaches for Defining and Measuring Information Flows within Tweets during Scientific Conferences 1-12
    Katrin Weller, Evelyn Dröge, Cornelius Puschmann
  2. Making Sense of Location-based Micro-posts Using Stream Reasoning 13-18
    Irene Celino, Daniele Dell'Aglio, Emanuele Della Valle, Yi Huang, Tony Lee, Stanley Park, Volker Tresp
  3. DEMO: Polemical Video Annotation by Twitter 19-21
    Samuel Huron, Yves-Marie Haussonne, Alexandre Monnin, Yves-Marie L'hour
  4. Section II: Entity Extraction and Semantics

  5. Extracting Semantic Entities and Events from Sports Tweets 22-32
    Smitashree Choudhury, John Breslin
  6. Follow Me: Capturing Entity-Based Semantics Emerging from Personal Awareness Streams 33-44
    Amparo E. Cano, Simon Tucker, Fabio Ciravegna
  7. Does Size Matter? When Small is Good Enough 45-56
    Anna Lisa Gentile, Amparo Elizabeth Cano Basave, Aba-Sah Dadzie, Vitaveska Lanfranchi, Neil Ireson
  8. Discovering the Dynamics of Terms' Semantic Relatedness through Twitter 57-68
    Nikola Milikic, Jelena Jovanovic, Milan Stankovic
  9. Section III: Politics and Sentiment

  10. The Pragmatics of Political Messages in Twitter Communication 69-80
    Jurģis Šķilters, Monika Kreile, Uldis Bojārs, Inta Brikše, Jānis Pencis, Laura Uzule
  11. Automatic Detection of Political Opinions in Tweets 81-92
    Diana Maynard, Adam Funk
  12. A New ANEW: Evaluation of a Word List for Sentiment Analysis in Microblogs 93-98
    Finn Årup Nielsen

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06-May-2011: submitted by Aba-Sah Dadzie
10-May-2011: published on CEUR-WS.org