Paper: Collective Personal Profile Summarization with Social Networks

ACL ID D13-1067
Title Collective Personal Profile Summarization with Social Networks
Venue Conference on Empirical Methods in Natural Language Processing
Session Main Conference
Year 2013
Authors

Personal profile information on social media like LinkedIn.com and Facebook.com is at the core of many interesting applications, such as talent recommendation and contextual advertis- ing. However, personal profiles usually lack or- ganization confronted with the large amount of available information. Therefore, it is always a challenge for people to find desired information from them. In this paper, we address the task of personal profile summarization by leveraging both personal profile textual information and so- cial networks. Here, using social networks is motivated by the intuition that, people with similar academic, business or social connections (e.g. co-major, co-university, and co- corporation) tend to have similar experience and summaries. To achieve the learning pro...