Authors: Shigeki Amitani, Ernest Edmonds
Addresses: Adobe Systems Co., Ltd., Gate City Ohsaki, East Tower 1-11-2 Ohsaki, Shinagawa-ku, Tokyo 141-0032, Japan. ' Creativity & Cognition Studios, Faculty of Engineering and Information Technology, University of Technology, Sydney, P.O. Box 123 Broadway NSW 2007, Australia
Abstract: This paper presents a method for visualising possible sequences of information. Possible sequences of information segments, often called scenarios, have been used as a tool for exploring and stimulating thinking about possible events, assumptions relating to these events, and courses of actions, i.e., chances for a broad range of information designers from public audiences searching on the internet to analysts and policy makers. It is a laborious task to grab an overview of information space. In this research, we design and develop a series of generative systems that visualises possible contexts.
Keywords: generative systems; context; scenario generation; information sequences; visualisation; possible events; information design; possible contexts.
International Journal of Advanced Intelligence Paradigms, 2010 Vol.2 No.2/3, pp.110 - 124
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