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Lecture Notes in Informatics

Datenbanksysteme für Business, Technologie und Web (BTW) P-214, 519-522 (2013).

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Evenpers: event-based person exploration and correlation

Christian Kapp , Jannik Strötgen and Michael Gertz


Searching for people on the Internet is one of the most frequent search activities. In this paper, we present EvenPers, a system for the event-based exploration of persons and person similarities. We address challenges such as cross-document person name normalization and present a novel approach to calculate person similarities based on their event information. In our demonstration, we show several exploration scenarios illustrating the usefulness of EvenPers and its exciting functionality.

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