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GUMO - the General User Model Ontology

Dominikus Heckmann; Tim Schwartz; Boris Brandherm; Michael Schmitz; Margeritta von Wilamowitz-Moellendorff
In: Proceedings of the 10th International Conference on User Modeling. International Conference on User Modeling (UM), July 24-29, Edinburgh, Scotland, United Kingdom, Pages 428-432, LNAI, Vol. 3538, ISBN 3-540-27885-0, Springer, Berlin Heidelberg, 2005.


We introduce the general user model ontology Gumo for the uniform interpretation of distributed user models in intelligent semantic web enriched environments. We discuss design decisions, show the relation to the user model markup language UserML and present the integration of ubiquitous applications with the user model service.