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Technical Programme

10 September 2009

Time Title
8:45 Opening and welcome (Paolo Bouquet)
09:00-10:00 Keynote speech: Dagobert Soergel
Digital Libraries and the Semantic Web A conceptual framework and an agenda for research and practice
Session I: Semantics and Search I
10:30-10:55 Benjamin Zapilko and York Sure. Transferring the Shell Model to the
Semantic Web and the impact on Text-Fact-Integration
10:55-11:20 Uladzimir Kharkevich. Automatic Generation of a Large Scale Semantic
Search Evaluation Data-Set
11:20-11:45 Diana Maynard, Adam Funk and Wim Peters. SPRAT: a tool for automatic
semantic pattern-based ontology population
11:45-12-10 Chikashi Nobata, Yutaka Sasaki, Naoaki Okazaki,
C.J. Rupp, Jun'ichi Tsujii and Sophia Ananiadou. Semantic Search on Digital Document
Repositories based on Text Mining Results
12:10-12:35 Henrik Eriksson. Towards Semantic Documents for Digital Libraries and Document Repositories
12:35-14:00 Lunch break
14:00-15:00 Keynote speech: Sankar K. Pal
Soft Computing, Information, Granules and applications in Web Intelligence
Session II: Semantics and Search II
15:30-15:55 Biswanath Dutta and Fausto Giunchiglia. Social tagging: Semantics are actually used
15:55-16:20 Shahrul Noah, Datul Aida Ali, Arifah Che Alhadi and Junaidah Mohamad Kassim. Going Beyond the Surrounding Text to Semantically Annotate and Search Digital Images
16:20-16:45 Matias Frosterus and Eero Hyvönen. Bridging the Search Gap between the
Web of Pages and Web of Data by Combining Ontological Document
Expansion with Text Search
16:45-17:10 Fausto Giunchiglia, Dagobert Soergel, Vincenzo Maltese and Alessandro
Bertacco. Mapping large-scale Knowledge Organization Systems
17:10-17:35 Md. Sumon Shahriar. Towards the Utilization of Constraints in XML Data Integration

11 September 2009

Time Title
09:00-10:00 Keynote speech: Julien Masanes, European Archives, France
Big data, with hindsight
Session III: Improving Access in Digital Libraries
10:30-10:55 Alessio Bosca and Luca Dini. The Role of Logs in Improving Cross
Language Access in Digital Libraries
10:55-11:20 Jussi Kurki and Eero Hyvönen. Authority Control of People and
Organizations on the Semantic Web
11:20-11:45 Raffaella Bernardi, Daniele Gobbetti and Luigi Siciliano. Multilingual
Access to Library Catalogues: Word Sense Disambiguation via
Classification Systems
11:45-12:10 Angela Fogarolli, Gabriele Seppi and Marco Ronchetti. RDF Graph Representation for Digital Content Visualization, Summarization and Navigation
12:10-12:35 Tuukka Ruotsalo and Eero Hyvönen. SmartMuseum - Personalized, Context-aware Access to Digital Cultural Heritage
12:35-14:00 Lunch break
14:00-15:00 Keynote speech: Fausto Giunchiglia
Faceted lightweight ontologie
Session IV: Innovative Applications
15:30-15:55 Biswanath Dutta, Devika P. Madalli and A. R. D. Prasad. Ontology
Supported Personalized eLearning Repositories
15:55-16:20 Margherita Sini, Singh Jeetendra, V. Awasthi and
T.V. Prabhakar. Knowledge Models in Agropedia Indica
16:20-16:45 Nikos Palavitsinis, Nikos Manouselis, Hannes Ebner, Salvador Sánchez-Alonso and Ambjörn Naeve. Evaluating Metadata Application Profiles Based on Usage Data: The Case of a Metadata Application Profile for Agricultural Learning Resources
16:45-17:10 Kai-Hung-Ken WONG, Gladys TANG and Ronald CHUNG. Asia Signopedia: An
Open Information System of Asian Sign Languages
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