Chairs and Sponsors

Enrico Ferro
Istituto Superiore Mario Boella / Politecnico di Torino

Emilio Paolucci
Politecnico di Torino

Marco Cantamessa
Politecnico di Torino

Antonio Lioy
Politecnico di Torino


DEXA 2008

Politecnico di Torino
Turin, Italy
1-5 September 2008

Opening Ceremony

Monday, 1 September 2008

09:00-09:45 : Opening DEXA 2008

9:00 Introduction: Mr. Francesco Profumo, Rector of Politecnico di Torino
9:10 Institutional Welcome: Mr. Andrea Bairati, Regional Minister for University, Research, Innovation, Internationalization, E-Government
9:25 Presentation of 2008 Edition of Dexa: Mr. Enrico Ferro, Conference Chair and Senior Researcher at ISMB
9:35 Conference kick-off: Mr Roland Wagner, President of the DEXA Association

Invited Talks

Monday, 1 September 2008, 09:45-10:45
Colette Rolland, Université Paris1, France
Towards Engineering Purposeful Systems: A Requirements Engineering Perspective

Wednesday, 3 September 2008, 09:00-10:00
Mukesh Mohania, IBM India Research Laboratory, India
New Trends in Data Integration, Analytics and BI


  • 19th International Conference on Database and Expert Systems Applications - DEXA'08
  • 10th International Conference on Data Warehousing and Knowledge Discovery - DaWaK '08
  • 9th International Conference on Electronic Commerce and Web Technologies - EC-Web '08
  • 7th International Conference on Electronic Government - EGOV '08
  • 5th International Conference on Trust, Privacy, and Security in Digital Business - TrustBus '08
  • 2nd International Conference on Network-Based Information Systems - NBiS'08
  • 1st International Conference on Data Management in Grid and P2P Systems - Globe '08


List of accepted Workshops :

  • 3rd International Workshop on XML Data Management Tools & Techniques - XANTEC '08
  • 2nd International Workshop on Management and Interaction with Multimodal Information Content - MIMIC '08
  • 2nd International Workshop on Evolutionary Techniques in Data-processing - ETID '08
  • 2nd International Workshop on Dynamic Taxonomies and Faceted Search - FIND '08
  • 7th International Workshop on Web Semantics - WebS '08
  • 2nd International Workshop on Multimedia Data Mining and Management - MDMM'08
  • 2nd International Workshop on Semantic Web Architectures For Enterprises - SWAE'08
  • 1st International Workshop on Engineering Non-Functional INformation for Emerging Systems - EN-FINES '08
  • 1st International Workshop on Data Management in Virtual Engineering - DMVE '08
  • 1st International Workshop on Automated Information Extraction in Media Production - AIEMPro'08
  • 1st International Workshop on Computers Users' Behaviour - CUB '08
  • 4th International Workshop on Data Management in Global Data Repositories - GRep '08
  • 5th International Workshop on Mobile P2P Data Management, Security and Trust - MPDMST'08
  • 5th International Workshop on Text-based Information Retrieval - TIR '08
  • 2nd International Workshop on E-Learning systems: research and tools, from theory to practice - ELSys '08
  • 3rd International Workshop on Flexible Database and Information System Technology - FlexDBIST '08
  • 2nd International Workshop on Secure systems methodologies using patterns - SPattern '08