Neogeography is the combination of user generated data and experiences with mapping technologies. This poster presents a research project to extract valuable structured information with a geographic component from unstructured user generated text in wikis, forums, or SMSs. The project intends to help workers communities in developing countries to share their knowledge, providing a simple and cheap way to contribute and get benefit using the available communication technology.
|Title of host publication||Proceedings of The Russian Young Scientists Conference in Information Retrieval (YSC), Saint Petersburg, Russia|
|Place of Publication||Saint Petersburg, Russia|
|Publisher||St. Petersburg University Press|
|Publication status||Published - 1 Aug 2011|
Habib, M. B. (2011). Neogeography: The Treasure of User Volunteered Text. In Proceedings of The Russian Young Scientists Conference in Information Retrieval (YSC), Saint Petersburg, Russia St. Petersburg University Press.