Collective Attention through Public Displays

  title={Collective Attention through Public Displays},
  author={Alois Ferscha and Kashif Zia and Benedikt Gollan},
  journal={2012 IEEE Sixth International Conference on Self-Adaptive and Self-Organizing Systems},
The dynamics of collective attention emerging out of individual viewing experiences from public displays appear to be among the most demanding challenges in understanding the mechanisms of self-adaptation of public opinion. In this paper we approach a model of collective attention from observations of the attention of individuals estimated from their efforts expressing interest. Extending on SEEV, an established individual attention model from cognitive science, attention estimates from… CONTINUE READING