SYSTEM AND METHODS FOR SCHEDULING MEETINGS BY MATCHING A MEETING PROFILE WITH VIRTUAL RESOURCES

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A system for scheduling meetings by matching a scheduler-defined meeting profile against a pool of virtual resources is provided. The system includes an electronic data storage comprising data defining a set of virtual resources, at least one property being associated with each resource. The system also includes a meeting profiler module that is configured to define a meeting profile which specifies one or more resources required for a meeting based upon received user input. The system further includes a profile-resource matching module that searches the data of the electronic data storage and matches elements of the set of virtual resources to the one or more resources required for the meeting defined by the meeting profiler module, and, based thereon, automatically generates at least one meeting schedule candidate.

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INTERNATIONAL BUSINESS MACHINES CORPORATIONARMONK, NY46918

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Inventor Name Address # of filed Patents Total Citations
Chen, Li Cary, US 378 4562
Hind, John Raithel Raleigh, US 16 1353
Li, Yongcheng Cary, US 107 2652
Xiao, Lun Cary, US 22 165

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