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Recommend touring routes to travelers according to their sequential wandering behaviors.
This paper presents a novel solution of route recommendation problem which guides the user through a series of locations. The recommendation is made by matching the user's current route with the set of popular route patterns. ...
Bianca’s in town for a reason: A sex doll goes to church in Lars and the Real Girl”
Lars and the Real Girl was first shown at the Toronto International Film Festival in September 2007, where it received positive reviews, and upon larger release, this offbeat independent film – the tale of a shy young man ...
American Library Association MidWinter Meeting
At ALA’s midwinter meeting I attended a number of discussion groups related to distance learning and information literacy. For example, the instruction section’s discussion group focused on whether librarians should be ...
Deconstructing the Quest for Value: Language Games of Organizational Investment
Abstract of the paper For many years practitioners have attempted to define and measure what value project management brings an organization (see for example Kwak & Ibbs, 2000; Cooke-Davies, 2002; Reginato & Ibbs, 2002; ...
Association for Computing Machinery (ACM) Spring 2010 Management Symposium
This symposium focuses on topics relevant to IT decision-makers such as CIOs, directors, managers, project and team leaders, and staff on leadership tracks. Share your management experiences, ideas, and innovative approaches ...
Mother Still Loves Best: Attachment Theory’s Influence on Mothering Practice-Then and Now
John Bowlby's (1907 - 1990) attachment theory was formulated to explain mother-infant bonding. The theory was bound by a number of assumptions that placed responsibility for child rearing soley in the hands of women. ...
The Potential Impacts of Social Media on Social Rersearch and Scholarly Communication
Social media has influenced - and in some cases, transformed - how individuals communicate, create and share information. Fundamentally, social media represents a power shift in information control, access, and validation. ...
BALTA Mapping Workplan 2009-2010
This document summarizes the annual research plans of the BC-Alberta Social Economy Research Alliance with respect to its mapping program to survey and document social economy organizations in Alberta and British Columbia, Canada.
2010 Joint Association of Canadian College and University Ombudspersons (ACCUO) & European Network for Ombudsmen
This conference is an opportunity to explore the richness of ombudsman principles internationally in different higher education settings so as to improve individual practice and gain insight into alternative approaches for ...
Natural Sciences and Engineering (NSERC): People. Discovery. Innovation.
NSERC: Updates & Changes to Programs