UMAP is the premier international conference for researchers and
practitioners working on systems that adapt to their individual
users, or to groups of users, and collect and represent information
about users for this purpose. UMAP is the successor to the biennial
User Modeling and Adaptive Hypermedia conferences that were merged
in 2009. It is organized under the auspices of User Modeling Inc.
The 20th edition, UMAP 2012, will be held at the Holiday Inn hotel
for the main conference and at Université du Québec à Montréal
campus for the workshops (see Venue for
The conference spans a wide scope of topics related to user modeling
and personalization, including tailoring of search results,
recommending products, Web usage mining and collaborative filtering.
Please see the more detailed listing of Conference
Topics. There are many reasons
for submitting for submitting to UMAP 2012 and to participate
at the conference.
17 January 2012 Workshop and Tutorial proposals
24 January 2012 Research and Industry papers abstracts
31 January 2012 Research and Industry full papers
7 February 2012 Doctoral consortium papers
15 March 2012 Notification to authors (research and industry
13 May 2012 Demonstrations and posters
16-20 July 2012 Conference