MAY 25 - 27, 2011
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Conference Program

Wednesday 25.05.2011

09:30 - 10:30
Registration (Main lobby)
10:45 - 11:00
Opening ( Sogndal 2 - Auditorium)
Agnes Landstad  Managing Director, WNRI
James Hendler Member, WIMS'11 Advisory Committee
Rajendra Akerkar  Chair, Program Committee

11:00 - 12:00
Keynote Address (Sogndal 2 - Auditorium)
Chair: Terje Aaberge
The Semantic Web 10th Year Update
James Hendler

12:00 - 13:30
Lunch Break


13:30 - 15:00
Web Information Search & Retrieval- I (Room: Sogndal 1 )
Session Chair:
Nicola Fanizzi
A Semantic Privacy-Preserving Model  for Data Sharing and Integration    
Yuh-Jong Hu; Jiun-Jan Yang

News Personalization using the CF-IDF Semantic Recommender     
Frank Goossen; Wouter IJntema; Flavius Frasincar; Frederik Hogenboom; Uzay Kaymak

CATALOGA®: a Software for Semantic and Terminological Information Retrieval    
Annibale Elia; Alberto Postiglione; Mario Monteleone; Johanna Monti; Daniela Guglielmo

Semantics and Ontology Engineering - I (Room: Sogndal 3 )
Session Chair: Michael Hausenblas

Comparison of Ontology Reasoning Systems Using Custom Rules   
Hui Shi, Kurt Maly; Steven Zeil; Mohammad Zubair

Tracing the Provenance of Linked Data using voiD    
Tope Omitola; Landong Zuo; Christopher Gutteridge; Ian C Millard; Hugh Glaser; Nicholas Gibbins; Nigel Shadbolt

Publishing and Interacting with Linked Data   
Roberto Garcia; Josep Maria Brunetti; Antonio López-Muzás; Juan Manuel Gimeno; Rosa Gil

Tutorial: Description Logic Reasoning for Semantic web ontologies - I (Room: Sogndal 2)
Anni-Yasmin Turhan

15:00 - 15:30
Coffee Break


15:30 - 17:00
Web Information Search & Retrieval - II (Room: Sogndal 1)
Session Chair: Yuh-Jong Hu
ELS: A Word-Level Method for Entity-Level Sentiment Analysis 
Nikolaos Engonopoulos; Angeliki Lazaridou; Georgios Paliouras; Costas Chandrinos

Real Understanding of Real Estate Forms   
Tim Furche; Georg Gottlob; Giovanni Grasso; Xiaonan Guo; Giorgio Orsi; Christian Schallhart

ForAVis - Explorative User Forum Analysis    
Franz Wanner; Thomas Ramm; Daniel A. Keim

The InfoAlbum: Image Centric Information Collection   
Randi Karlsen; Børge Jakobsen

Semantics and Ontology Engineering - II (Room: Sogndal 3)
Session Chair:
Andreas L Opdahl
Improving the Usability of Integrated Applications by Using Visualizations of Linked Data   
Heiko Paulheim

Toward A Semantic Vocabulary For Systems Engineering     
Paola Di Maio

Logical Structure Analysis of Scientific Publications in Mathematics   
Nikita Zhiltsov; Valery Solovyev

Disambiguating Entity References within an Ontological Model   
Joachim Kleb; Andreas Abecker

Tutorial: Description Logic Reasoning for Semantic web ontologies - II  (Room: Sogndal 2 )
Anni-Yasmin Turhan


17:00 - 18:30

Poster Session ( Main lobby)
Session Chair:
Sören Auer
An Iterative Voting Method Based On Word Density For Text Classification   
Wang Jiaxun; Li Chunping

A Correlation Analysis of Social Media    
Konstantinos N. Vavliakis; Konstantina Gemenetzi; Pericles A. Mitkas

Teacher Education with Share.TEC Web-Based Repository System    
Dimo Boyadzhiev

Improving Web Database Search Incorporating Users Query Information   
Rakesh Rawat; Richi Nayak; Yuefeng Li

Recommender Systems by means of Information Retrieval 
Alberto Costa; Fabio Roda

Semantic Systems Biology: Eenabling Integrative Biology via Semantic Web Technologies
Erick Antezana; Ward Blondé; Aravind Venkatesan; Bernard De Baets; Vladimir Mironov; Martin Kuiper

The RDF Foundry: Call for an Initiative to Build Enhanced RDF Resources for the Biological Data Integration    
Aravind Venkatesan; Erick Antezana; Ward Blondé; Mats Skillingstad; M Scott Marshall; Bernard De Baets; Vladimir Mironov; Martin Kuiper

Optimal Recommender Systems Blending   
Fabio Roda; Alberto Costa; Leo Liberti

Linking the (un)Linked Data through backlinks   
Michalis Stefanidakis; Ioannis Papadakis

On the Distinctiveness of Tags in Collaborative Tagging Systems
André Gohr; Alexander Hinneburg

Implementation of a New Method for Stemming In Persian Language   
Asieh Estahbanati; Reza Javidan; Mashalla Abbasi Dezfooli

Late-Breaking News (Room: Sogndal 1)
Session Chair:
Costin Badica

AdMotional: Towards Personalized Online Ads
Manfred Meyer, Markus Balsam, Arlo O'Keeffe, Christian Schlüter, Jens Fendler

Evaluating Interaction Patterns for Linked Data
Rosa Gil, Antonio López-Muzás, Josep Maria Brunetti, Juan Manuel Gimeno, Roberto García

You Need Only One Clue for Effective Record Segmentation
Cheng Wang, Tim Furche, Georg Gottlob, Giovanni Grasso, Giorgio Orsi, Christian Schallhart

SeSam4: Semi-Semantic Models for Cross-Sector Portals
Robert Engels et al.

User-Centric Mapping for RDFa Web Mining
Tewson Seeoun, Rob Brennan, Declan O’Sullivan

Ontology Extraction from Social Semantic Tags
Csaba Veres, Weiqin Chen, Andreas Opdahl, Kristian Johansen

19:00 - 20:00
Panel Discussion
Semantic Web: What will happen in next 10 years?
Moderator: Christian Schallhart
Panelists: James Hendler, Sören Auer, Peter Mika, Marko Grobelnik

20:00 - 22:00 Welcome Reception

Thursday 26.05.2011

09:00 - 10:00
Keynote Address (Sogndal 2 - Auditorium)
Chair: Svein Ølnes
Making Things Findable
Peter Mika

10:00 - 10:30
Coffee Break
10:30 - 11:30
Keynote Address (Sogndal 2 - Auditorium)
Chair: Robert Engels
Creating Knowledge Out of Interlinked Data
Sören Auer


11:30 - 13:00
Collective & Web Intelligence- I (Room: Sogndal 1)
Session Chair:
Marko Grobelnik
Distributed Agent-Based Ant Colony Optimization for Solving Traveling Salesman Problem on a Partitioned Map   
Sorin Ilie; Amelia Badica; Costin Badica

Page Segmentation by Web Content Clustering    
Sadet Alcic; Stefan Conrad

A Study on the Impact of Crowd-Based Voting Schemes in the ’Eurovision’ European Contest    
Gema Bello Orgaz; Raul Cajias; David Camacho

Designing an Architecture for Improving Web Query Processing in Heterogeneous Databases Access
Mohd Kamir Yusof, Ahmad Faisal Amri Abidin, Surayati Usop, Sufian Mat Deris

Intelligent Web & NLP (Room: Sogndal 3)
Session Chair: Alessandro Provetti
Semantic Web and Language Resources for e-Government: Linguistically Motivated Data Mining   
Annibale Elia; Daniela Vellutino; Federica Marano; Alberto Maria Langella; Antonella Napoli

Towards automatic thematic sheets based on discursive categories in biomedical literature   
Julien Desclés; olfa Makkaoui; Jean-Pierre Desclés

Improving Accessibility to Web Documents for the Aurally Challenged with Sign Language Animation   
Jin-Woo Chung; Ho-Joon Lee; Jong C. Park

Tutorial: Utilising Linked Open Data in Applications - I (Room Sogndal 2)
Michael Hausenblas

Perl Hacker's Bootcamp (Room:
Group Room 109)
Organisers: Kjetil Kjernsmo and Gregory Todd Williams

13:00 - 14:30
Lunch Break


14:30 - 16:00
Collective & Web Intelligence - II (Room Sogndal 1)
Session Chair: Michel Plantié
Identification of Fine Grained Feature Based Event and Sentiment Phrases from Business News Stories   
Brett Drury; Jose Joao Almeida

The Use of Data Mining Techniques in Location-Based Recommender System    
Nafiseh Shabib; John krogstie

A Graph-based Approach to Measuring Semantic Relatedness in Ontologies    
Ahmad Hawalah; Maria Fasli

A Register-based Annotation Scheme for CO3H    
Ritesh Kumar

Intelligent e-Technologies and the Semantic Web (Room Sogndal 3)
Session Chair: Jong C. Park
Personalisation by Semantic Web Technology in Food Shopping    
Lillian Hella; John Krogstie

Virtual Knowledge Communities for Semantic Agents    
Julien Subercaze; Pierre Maret

Improving Search in Tele-Lecturing: Using Folksonomies as Trigger to Query Semantic Datasets to Extract Additional Metadata   
Franka Moritz; Maria Siebert; Christoph Meinel

Tutorial: Utilising Linked Open Data in Applications - II (Room Sogndal 2)
Michael Hausenblas

Perl Hacker's Bootcamp (Room:
Group Room 109)
Organisers: Kjetil Kjernsmo and Gregory Todd Williams

16:00 - 16:15
Coffee Break

16:15 - 19:30
Social Event

16:15   Departure from Quality Hotel Sogndal
17:10   Arrival at the Boya glacier
17:40   Departure from the Boya glacier
18:00   Arrival at the Norwegian Glacier Museum in Fjaerland
19:00   Departure from the Norwegian Glacier Museum in Fjaerland
19:30   Arrival at Sogndal

20:00 - 23:00
Conference Dinner ( Banquet Hall: Fjøra 1)

Friday 27.05.2011

09:00 - 10:00
Keynote Address (Sogndal 2 - Auditorium)
Chair: Pierre Maret
Open Social Learning Communities
Ashwin Ram

10:00 - 10:30
Coffee Break
10:30 - 11:30
Keynote Address (Sogndal 2 - Auditorium)
Chair: David Camacho
Many Faces of Text Processing
Marko Grobelnik


11:30 - 13:00
Knowledge Representation Formalisms - I (Room: Sogndal 2a )
Session Chair:
Chunping Li
Semantic Annotations for Modelling Language Interoperability   
Andreas L Opdahl

A solution to the exact match on rare item searches   
Morten Goodwin

SWRL-F - A Fuzzy Logic Extension of the  Semantic Web Rule Language    
Tomasz Wiktor Wlodarczyk; Chunming Rong; Marting O'Connor; Mark Musen

R2DF Framework for Ranked Path Queries over Weighted RDF Graphs    
Juan Cedeno; K. Selcuk Candan

Large Knowledge Collider - A Service-oriented Platform for Large-scale Semantic Reasoning
Alexey Cheptsov; Matthias Assel; Georgina Gallizo; Irene Celino; Daniele Dell'Aglio; Luka Bradeško; Michael Witbrock; Emanuelle Della Valle

Social Network Analysis - I (Room: Sogndal 1 )
Session Chair: Peter Mika
Graph Visualization Tool for Twittersphere Users based on a High-Scalable Extract, Transform and Load System    
Pablo Aragón; Íñigo García; Antonio García

Measuring Profile Distance in Online Social Networks    
Niklas Lavesson; Henric Johnson

What have fruits to do with technology? The case of Orange, Blackberry and Apple.   
Surender Reddy Yerva; Zoltan Miklos; Karl Aberer

Tutorial: Just Enough Ontology Engineering- I (Room Sogndal 2b)
Paola Di Maio

11:30 - 13:00
Workshop: Social Data Mining for Human Behaviour Analysis (SoDaMin) I (Room: Sogndal 3 )
Chairs: David Camacho and Costin Badica

Multiple-Membership Communities Detection in Mobile Networks
Nikolai Nefedov

Optimized K-Means Clutering with Intelligent Initial Centroid Selection for Web Search using URL and Tag Contents
S. Poomagal;T. Hamsapriya

Some Experiences Using Social Networks in Spanish Public Administrations
J. Ignacio Criado;Yolanda E-Martín;David Camacho

Predicting the popularity of online articles based on user comments
Alexandru Tatar;Panayotis Antoniadis;Marcelo Dias de Amorim;Jérémie Leguay;Arnaud Limbourg;Serge Fdida

Applying Gini Coefficient to quantify Scientific Collaboration in Researchers Network
Giseli Rabello Lopes;Roberto da Silva;J. Palazzo M. de Oliveira

Intelligent Social Media
Yolanda E-Martin;Angel Moreno;Miguel Doctor;D. Diaz

13:00 - 14:30
Lunch Break


14:30 - 16:00

Knowledge Representation Formalisms - II (Room: Sogndal 2a )
Session Chair: Anni-Yasmin Turhan
Semantic Web Based Architecture for Managing Hardware Heterogeneity in Wireless Sensor Network    
Siniša Nikolić; Valentin Penca; Milan Segedinac; Zora Konjović

Group Decision Making in Ontology Matching    
Mahdieh Kargar Ghavi; Mohammad Reza Khayyambashi

Ontological Logic Programming      
Murat Sensoy; Geeth de Mel; Wamberto Vasconcelos; Timothy Norman

Prediction of Class and Property Assertions on OWL Ontologies through Evidence Combination     
Giuseppe Rizzo; Nicola Fanizzi; Claudia d’Amato; Floriana Esposito

Social Network Analysis - II (Room: Sogndal 3)
Session Chair:Randi Karlsen
Mining Social Networks and Their Visual Semantics from Social Photos    
Michel Crampes; Michel Plantié

Managing Social Overlay Networks in Semantic Open Enterprise Systems    
Florian Skopik; Daniel Schall; Schahram Dustdar

Towards a Framework for Weaving Social Networks Principles into Web Services Discovery    
Zakaria Maamar; Noura Faci; Youakim Badr; Leandro Krug Wives; Pédro Bispo dos Santos; Djamal Benslimane; José Palazzo Moreira de Oliveira

Crawling Facebook for Social Network Analysis Purposes  
Salvatore Catanese; Pasquale De Meo; Emilio Ferrara; Giacomo Fiumara; Alessandro Provetti

Tutorial: Just Enough Ontology Engineering- II (Room Sogndal 2b)
Paola Di Maio

16:00 - 16:15
Closing (Sogndal 2 - Auditorium)


Proceedings will be published by

Selected papers from WIMS'11, after further revisions, will be published in the special issues of the following journals.

International Journal of Metadata, Semantics and Ontologies

International Journal of Web Services Practices

International Journal of Information Retrieval Research 

International Journal of Computer Science & Applications

Some selected extended papers from WIMS'11 will be considered for Elsevier (Morgan Kaufmann) book [pending approval]

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