Daniel Herzog (M.Sc.)

Phone:+49 89 289-18676
Address:TUM Institut für Informatik
Chair of Connected Mobility (I11)
Boltzmannstr. 3
85748 Garching
Consulting hours:by arrangement
Times of absence:
01.10.18 - 09.10.18


Daniel is a research assistant and PhD student at the Chair of Connected Mobility at the Technische Universität München (TUM). He holds a M.Sc. in Information Systems from TUM and a Honours Degree in Technology Management from the Center for Digital Technology and Management (CDTM). During his studies, he visited the Université de Sherbrooke in Canada and Télécom ParisTech in France. Furthermore, he worked for 1&1 Internet AG, BMW and 4A Solutions GmbH.

Research interests

  • (Group) Recommender Systems
  • Collaborative and Social Mobility Services
  • Mobile and Context-aware Applications
  • Human-Computer Interaction

Current projects

  • TUM Living Lab Connected Mobility (TUM LLCM): Collaborative and social mobility services. For more information, please visit the TUM LLCM website and follow our Twitter account.


Open thesis topics

Please read through the description and the requirements of the topic carefully if you are interested in one of the topics.


For a full list of my publications, please refer to my Google Scholar profile.


  • Dietz, Linus W.; Herzog, Daniel; Wörndl, Wolfgang: Deriving Tourist Mobility Patterns from Check-in Data. Proceedings of the WSDM 2018 Workshop on Learning from User Interactions, 2018


  • Herzog, Daniel: Recommending a Sequence of Points of Interest to a Group of Users in a Mobile Context. Proceedings of the Eleventh ACM Conference on Recommender Systems - RecSys '17, ACM Press, 2017
  • Laß, Christopher; Herzog, Daniel; Wörndl, Wolfgang: Context-Aware Tourist Trip Recommendations. Proceedings of the 2nd Workshop on Recommenders in Tourism co-located with 11th ACM Conference on Recommender Systems (RecSys 2017), Como, Italy, August 27, 2017., 2017
  • Herzog, Daniel; Wörndl, Wolfgang: Mobile and Context-Aware Event Recommender Systems. In: Lecture Notes in Business Information Processing. Springer International Publishing, 2017
  • Siddiqui, Sajjad Ali; Herzog, Daniel; Wörndl, Wolfgang: Real-Time Public Transport Navigation on Smartwatches. Adjunct Publication of the 25th Conference on User Modeling, Adaptation and Personalization - UMAP '17, ACM Press, 2017
  • Herzog, Daniel; Massoud, Hesham; Wörndl, Wolfgang: RouteMe. Proceedings of the 25th Conference on User Modeling, Adaptation and Personalization - UMAP '17, ACM Press, 2017
  • Wörndl, Wolfgang; Hefele, Alexander; Herzog, Daniel: Recommending a sequence of interesting places for tourist trips. Information Technology & Tourism 17 (1), 2017, 31-54


  • Laß, Christopher; Wörndl, Wolfgang; Herzog, Daniel: A Multi-Tier Web Service and Mobile Client for City Trip Recommendations. International Conference on Mobile Computing, Applications and Services (MobiCASE), 2016
  • Herzog, Daniel; Wörndl, Wolfgang: Exploiting Item Dependencies to Improve Tourist Trip Recommendations. Proceedings of the Workshop on Recommenders in Tourism co-located with 10th ACM Conference on Recommender Systems (RecSys 2016), Boston, MA, USA, September 15, 2016., 2016
  • Lenhart, Philip; Herzog, Daniel: Combining Content-based and Collaborative Filtering for Personalized Sports News Recommendations. Proceedings of the 3rd Workshop on New Trends in Content-Based Recommender Systems co-located with ACM Conference on Recommender Systems (RecSys 2016), Boston, MA, USA, September 16, 2016, 2016
  • Hiesel, Patrick; Wörndl, Wolfgang; Braunhofer, Matthias; Herzog, Daniel: A User Interface Concept for Context-Aware Recommender Systems. Mensch und Computer 2016-Tagungsband, 2016
  • Herzog, Daniel; Wörndl, Wolfgang: Collaborative and Social Mobility Services. Digital Mobility Platforms and Ecosystems, 2016
  • Herzog, Daniel; Wörndl, Wolfgang: Extending Content-Boosted Collaborative Filtering for Context-aware, Mobile Event Recommendations. Proceedings of the 12th International Conference on Web Information Systems and Technologies, SCITEPRESS, 2016


  • Herzog, Daniel; Wörndl, Wolfgang: Spontaneous Event Recommendations on the Go. Proceedings of the 2nd International Workshop on Decision Making and Recommender Systems, Bolzano, Italy, October 22-23, 2015, 2015
  • Wörndl, Wolfgang; Ludwig, Michael; Herzog, Daniel: Recommending Customized Trips Based on the Combination of Travel Regions. ENTER 2015 Conference, Lugano, Switzerland, February 3-6, 2015, 2015


  • Herzog, Daniel; Wörndl, Wolfgang: A Travel Recommender System for Combining Multiple Travel Regions to a Composite Trip. Proceedings of the 1st Workshop on New Trends in Content-based Recommender Systems co-located with the 8th ACM Conference on Recommender Systems, CBRecSys@RecSys 2014, Foster City, Silicon Valley, California, USA, October 6, 2014, 2014

Research Activities and Awards

  • 08/2017: Participation in ACM Recommender Systems Doctoral Symposium
  • 08/2017: Participation in the ACM Summer School on Recommender Systems
  • Since 07/2016: ACM Student Member
  • 04/2016: WEBIST 2016 Best Student Paper Award
  • 04/2016: WEBIST 2016 Session Chair

Other Activities

  • Since 10/2017: Doctoral Representative of the CeDoSIA Graduate Center and member of the TUM Graduate Council