Workshop 3 - WebS '04

3rd International Workshop on Web Semantics


Monday, August 30, 2004


Opening:           Eva Gahleitner


Session 1        Chair: Randy Howard

11:30 – 13:30


Enabling Distribution and Reuse of Ontology Mapping Information for Semantically Enriched Communication Services

E. Gahleitner, W. Wöß (Austria)


An Ontology for Linkups between Norms

R. Brighi (Italy)


An Ontology Based-Approach for Semantic Search in Portals

W.A.Pinheiro, A.M.deC. Moura (Brazil)


Ontology Cleaning by Mereotopologoical Reasoning

J.A.Alonso-Jiménez, J. Borrego-Diaz, A.M. Chávez-González (Spain)


13:30 – 15:00    Lunch


Session 2        Chair: Eva Gahleitner

15:00 – 16:30


From Surface to Intensive Matching of Semantic Web Ontologies

S. Castano, A. Ferrara, S. Montanelli, G. Racca (Italy)


QoS in Ontology-Based Service Classification and Discovery

D.Bianchini,V.De Antonellis, M. Melchiori (Italy)


OntoEditor: a Web Tool for Manipulating Ontologies Stored in Database Servers S. Baptista, K.F. Vasconcelos, L.S. Arruda. U. Schiel, E.R. da Silva (Brazil)


16:30 – 17:00    Coffee Break


Session 3        Chair: Antonia Maria Chávez-González

17:00 – 18:30


How to “Rightsize” an Ontology: a Case of Ontology-Basede Web Information Management to Improve the Service for Handicapped Persons

R. Klischewski (Germany)


Using RDF for Policy Specification and Enforcement

B. Carminati, E. Ferrari, B. Thuraisingham (Italy)


A Search Engine for RDF Metadata

T. Priebe, Ch. Schläger, G. Pernul (Germany)



Tuesday, August 31, 2004


Session 4        Chair: Adriana Berlanga

11:30 – 13:30


A Knowledge-Based Framework for Dynamic Semantic Web Services Brokering and Management

R. Howard, L. Kerschberg (USA)


Semantic Web Digital Archive Integration

C.Costilla, J.P. Palacios, M.J. Rodriguez, J. Cremades, A. Calleja, R. Fernandez, J. Villa (Spain)


Hierarchies in HT ML Documents: Linking Text to Concepts

R. Burget (Czech Republic)


The ESTEST Approach to Combining Unstructured Text and Structured Data

Dean Williams, Alexandra Poulovassilis (United Kingdom)


13:30 – 15:00    Lunch


Session 5        Chair: Radek Burget

15:00 – 16:30


An Open Model to define Adaptive Educational Hypermedia Systems Based on Learning Technology Specifications

A. Berlanga, F. Garcia (Spain)


Non-Preemptive Preferences in Multi-Agent Task Processing

S.M. Deen (UK)


A proposed architecture to index courses on website and analyse the student follow up

M. Sala, P. Pompidor, D. Hérin, G. Isorid (France)


16:30 – 17:00    Coffee Break


Session 6        Chair: Gael Isoird

17:00 – 19:00


Building Blocks of a Semantic Web Framework-Requirements Analysis and Architectural Implications

Th. Biskup, J.MN. Gómez (Germany)


Traceable Document Flows

M. Bernauer, G. Kappel, E. Michlmayr (Austria)


Managing Personal Digital Resources

T.To, D. Smith (UK)


Embedding Semantic Annotations into Dynamic Web Contents

Ismael Navas-Delgado, Nathalie Moreno-Vergara, Antonio C. Gómez-Lora, Maria

del Mar Roldán-García, Iván Ruiz-Mostazo, José F. Aldana-Montes  (Spain)