Multimedia Knowledge and Social Media Analytics Laboratory


aceMedia: Integrating knowledge, semantics and content for user centred intelligent media services", 6th FP IST Integrated project, 2004 - 2007. The R&D objectives of aceMedia include the following:

  • Introduction of the Autonomous Content Entity (ACE) concept combining content, metadata, intelligence in a single entity
  • Knowledge and context-assisted content analysis techniques based on a multimedia ontology infrastructure to support semantic entity detection and tracking of ACE content
  • High-level semantic reasoning tools for automatic annotation and generation of the ACE metadata layer
  • Query analysis tools and intelligent ACE search, retrieval, ranking and relevance feedback mechanisms
  • Intelligent mechanisms to manage ACE communication, and methods to produce aesthetically appealing content and enhanced visualisation for navigation and rendering
  • User interfaces and adaptivity support for aceMedia target application