Semantic Web and Databases Workshop, April 8, 2006
Workshop Program

Workshop Program (word)

8:00 Registration
8:45 - 9:00 Welcome
9:00 - 9:50 Keynote Talk - Susie Stephens, Principal Product Manager, Oracle
Managing and Integrating Enterprise Data with Semantic Technologies
9:50 - 10:20 Coffee Break
10:20 - 11:55 Session 1 (2 long (25 mins) + 3 short papers (15 mins))
Chair: I. Budak Arpinar, University of Georgia, USA

Long Papers

  • Maria del Mar Roldan-Garcia, Jose F. Aldana-Montes
    A Survey on Disk Oriented Querying and Reasoning on the Semantic Web (Presentation)
  • Cristian Perez de Laborda, Stefan Conrad
    Bringing Relational Data into the Semantic Web using SPARQL and Relational OWL (Presentation)

Short Papers

  • Paolo Atzeni, Pierluigi Del Nostro
    Management of heterogeneity in the Semantic Web (Presentation)
  • Sibel Adali, Bouchra Bouqata, Adam Marcus, Frank Spear, Boleslaw Szymanski
    A day in the life of a metamorphic petrologist (Presentation)
  • Zoe Lacroix, Louiqa Raschid, Maria-Esther Vidal
    Semantic Model to Integrate Biological Resources
11:55 - 1:20 Lunch
1:20 - 2:10 Keynote Talk - Vipul Kashyap, Senior Medical Informatician, Partners HealthCare System
From the Bench to the Bedside: The role of Semantics in enabling the vision of Translational Medicine
2:10 - 2:40 Coffee Break
2:40 - 4:25 Session 2 (3 long papers (25 mins) + 2 short papers (15 mins))
Chair: Boanerges Aleman-Meza, University of Georgia, USA

Long Papers

  • Dejing Dou, Paea LePendu, Shiwoong Kim, Peishen Qi
    Integrating Databases into the Semantic Web through an Ontology-based Framework (Presentation)
  • Yu Zhang, Zhaohui Wu, Huajun Chen
    Developing a computational trust Prototype for the Semantic Web
  • Pinar Senkul
    Composite Web Service Construction by Using a Logical Formalism (Presentation)

Short Papers

  • Farhad Mostowfi, Farshad Fotouhi
    Improving Quality of Ontology: An Ontology Transformation Approach
  • Hyun Woong Shin, Eduard Hovy, Dennis McLeod, Larry Pryor
    Measuring Generality of Documents (Presentation)
4:25 - 4:50 Panel "Semantic Web and Database Conferences"
I. Budak Arpinar (Panel Presentation)
Sham Navathe (Semantic Web without the Web)
Paolo Atzeni
Susie Stephens
Amit P. Sheth
We thank our sponsors, LSDIS Lab of the University of Georgia and the Software Telecommunications Group of the University of Waterloo