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@InProceedings{EtienePaglNona:2015:BuTiUn,
               author = "Etiene, Tiago and Pagliosa, Paulo and Nonato, Luis Gustavo",
          affiliation = "Modelo Inc., San Francisco and FACOM-UFMS and ICMC-USP",
                title = "Linea: Building Timelines from Unstructured Text",
            booktitle = "Proceedings...",
                 year = "2015",
               editor = "Papa, Jo{\~a}o Paulo and Sander, Pedro Vieira and Marroquim, 
                         Ricardo Guerra and Farrell, Ryan",
         organization = "Conference on Graphics, Patterns and Images, 28. (SIBGRAPI)",
            publisher = "IEEE Computer Society",
              address = "Los Alamitos",
             keywords = "timeline, textual summaries, event matrix.",
             abstract = "Timelines are often used for summarizing complex, time-evolving, 
                         sequences of events. In this work, we propose Linea, a tool that 
                         helps users build timelines from unstructured text. Besides 
                         providing interactive tools for browsing, selecting, editing, and 
                         filtering events, Linea includes mechanisms to build smart 
                         defaults, thus providing good starting points for users to create 
                         their own timelines. The core component is a novel visualization 
                         widget called event matrix, a matrix designed to explore events 
                         over time and in different time scales. We illustrate the 
                         strengths of our tool with a case study showing that important 
                         events can be browsed, timelines can be easily built, and show the 
                         result of an information user evaluation.",
  conference-location = "Salvador",
      conference-year = "Aug. 26-29, 2015",
             language = "en",
           targetfile = "PID3760021.pdf",
        urlaccessdate = "2021, Dec. 04"
}


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