Mapping Ordinances and Tweets using Smart City Characteristics to Aid Opinion Mining

@inproceedings{Puri2018MappingOA,
  title={Mapping Ordinances and Tweets using Smart City Characteristics to Aid Opinion Mining},
  author={Manish Puri and Xu Du and Aparna S. Varde and Gerard de Melo},
  booktitle={WWW},
  year={2018}
}
This research focuses on mining ordinances (local laws) and public reactions to them expressed on social media. We place particular emphasis on ordinances and tweets relating to Smart City Characteristics (SCCs), since an important aim of our work is to assess how well a given region heads towards a Smart City. We rely on SCCs as a nexus between a seemingly infinite number of ordinances and tweets to be able to map them, and also to facilitate SCC-based opinion mining later for providing… CONTINUE READING