By Ioannis Hatzilygeroudis, Vasile Palade, Jim Prentzas
Complex difficulties often can't be solved by means of person tools or thoughts and require the synergism of multiple of them to be solved. This ebook offers a few present efforts that use combos of equipment or suggestions to resolve advanced difficulties within the parts of sentiment research, seek in GIS, graph-based social networking, clever e-learning platforms, info mining and suggestion platforms. such a lot of them are attached with particular purposes, while the remaining are mixtures according to ideas. many of the chapters are prolonged types of the corresponding papers provided in CIMA-15 Workshop, which happened together with IEEE ICTAI-15, in November 2015. the remainder are invited papers that spoke back to important demand papers for the publication. The booklet is addressed to researchers and practitioners from academia or undefined, who're drawn to utilizing mixed tools in fixing complicated difficulties within the above areas.