The Semantic Puzzle

Andreas Blumauer

I-Semantics 2008: Call for Papers

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This year´s I-Semantics held in GrazGraz is the second-largest city in Austria after Vienna and the capital of the federal state of Styria. It has a population of 291,890 as of 2010 (of which 258.605 have principal residence status). Graz has a long tradition as a student city: its six universities have more than 44,000 students. .../Austria invites original paper submissions to the following not limited list of topics:

  • Semantic Social Software
    • Semantic Wikis and Webblogs
    • Semantic Desktop, the Semantic Desktop is a collective term for ideas related to changing a computer's user interface and data handling capabilities so that data is more easily shared between different applications or tasks and so that data that once could not be automatically processed by a computer could be. ...
    • Social Tagging & Folksonomies
    • Semantic Mashups
  • Knowledge Modelling
    • Semantic Content Engineering (in rich content environments)
    • Ontology Engineering & Ontology, an ontology is a formal representation of knowledge as a set of concepts within a domain, and the relationships between those concepts. It is used to reason about the entities within that domain, and may be used to describe the domain. In theory, an ontology is a "formal, explicit ... Merging
    • Visualisation of Semantic Models
    • Combined Social and Formal Approaches for Knowledge Models
  • Semantic Web Architectures
    • Design & Implementation of Semantic Systems
    • Semantic Web Frameworks
    • Storage & Retrieval of Semantic Data
    • Interoperability Issues
  • Studies, Metrices & Benchmarks
    • Case Studies of Semantic Systems Usage
    • Business Use of Semantic Systems
    • Technology Assessment
    • Usability and User Interaction with Semantic Technologies