Paper: What's In a Message? Interpreting Geo-referenced Data for the Visually-impaired

ACL ID W08-1115
Title What's In a Message? Interpreting Geo-referenced Data for the Visually-impaired
Venue International Conference on Natural Language Generation
Session Main Conference
Year 2008
Authors

In this paper we describe content determina- tion issues involved in the Atlas.txt project, which aims to automatically describe geo- referenced information such as census data as text for the visually-impaired (VI). Texts com- municating geo-referenced census informa- tion contain census data abstractions and their corresponding geographic references. Be- cause visually impaired users find interpreting geographic references hard, we hypothesized