Search Mailing List Archives


Limit search to: Subject & Body Subject Author
Sort by: Reverse Sort
Limit to: All This Week Last Week This Month Last Month
Select Date Range     through    

[protege-discussion] FOIS-08: Call for Posters

Gustavo Enrique Salazar Torres gsalazar at ime.usp.br
Tue Jun 24 07:20:34 PDT 2008


Oi Flávio
Podemos enviar um artigo descrevendo a ontologia de AC e a ferramenta para
esta conferencia?

Abraço
Gustavo

On Tue, Jun 24, 2008 at 7:25 AM, Paul Buitelaar <paulb at dfki.de> wrote:

> [Apologies for multiple copies.]
> [Please forward this information to young scientists (master students,
> PhD students) who might be interested in playing an active role at  FOIS
> 2008.]
>
>
> **** FOIS 2008 CALL FOR POSTERS
> ****
> **** The 5th International Conference
> **** on Formal Ontology in Information Systems
> ****
> **** http://fois08.dfki.de
> ****
> **** October 31st - November 3rd, 2008
> **** Saarbrücken, Germany
> **** DFKI, Competence Center Semantic Web
> **** http://semanticweb.dfki.de/
>
>
> Conference Description
> ----------------------
> Since its inception ten years ago, the International Conference on
> Formal Ontology in Information Systems has explored the multiple
> perspectives on the notion of ontology that have arisen from such
> diverse research communities as philosophy, logic, computer science,
> cognitive science, linguistics, and various scientific domains.
>
> As ontologies have been applied in new and exciting domains such as  the
> World Wide Web, bioinformatics, and geographical information  systems,
> it has become evident that there is a need for ontologies  that have
> been developed with solid theoretical foundations based on
> philosophical, linguistic, and logical analysis. Similarly, there is
> also a need for theoretical research that is driven by the issues that
> have been raised by recent work in the more applied domains.
>
> FOIS is intended to be a forum in which to explore this interplay
> between the theoretical insights of formal ontology and their
> application to information systems and emerging semantic technologies.
>
> Invited Speakers
> ----------------
> *  Johanna Seibt (Aarhus Universitet, Denmark)
> *  Mike Uschold (Boeing Corporation, USA)
> *  York Sure (SAP Research, Germany)
>
> Accepted Papers
> --------------
> The list of accepted papers is available via
> http://fois08.dfki.de/joomla/index.php/papers  .
>
> Poster Session
> --------------
> The poster session at FOIS 2008 shall give young scientists the
> opportunity to present their current work related to formal ontology  in
> information systems and discuss their approach, results, problems  and
> methods with the other participants of the conference. The  selection of
> poster contributions will be based on submitted research  papers and pay
> specific attention to their relevance to the topics of  FOIS 2008.
>
> The poster proceedings compiled from the contributions will be
> published electronically and made available via the conference web page.
>
> Important Dates and Further Information
> ---------------------------------------
> *  Submissions: August 31, 2008
> *  Acceptance Notification: September 22, 2008
> *  Submission of camera-ready papers: October 5, 2008
> *  Electronic publication of poster proceedings: October 20, 2008
> *  Conference: October 31 - November 3, 2008
>
> Submitted poster presentations must not exceed 6 pages (including
> bibliography). They should be submitted electronically in the form of  a
> pdf-file (formatted according to the IOS paper guidelines
> http://www.iospress.nl/authco/instruction_crc.html)  to be mailed to
> fois08 at easychair.org
> Further information will be provided on the conference web page:
> http://fois08.dfki.de
>
> Chairs
> ------
> Conference Chair
> *  Nicola Guarino (ISTC-CNR, Trento, Italy)
> Program Chairs
> *  Carola Eschenbach (University of Hamburg, Germany)
> *  Michael Gruninger (University of Toronto, Canada)
> Local Organization: DFKI - Competence Center Semantic Web
> *  Paul Buitelaar (DFKI GmbH, Saarbrücken, Germany)
> *  Massimo Romanelli (DFKI GmbH, Saarbrücken, Germany)
> *  Michael Sintek (DFKI GmbH, Kaiserslautern, Germany)
>
> Topics
> ------
> We seek contributions on a wide range of topics. While authors may
> focus on fairly narrow and specific issues, all papers should  emphasize
> the relevance of the work described to formal ontology and  to
> information systems.
> Topic areas of particular interest to the conference are:
>
> Foundational Issues
> *  Kinds of entity: particulars vs. universals, continuants vs.
> occurrents, abstracta vs. concreta, dependent vs. independent, natural
> vs. artificial
> *  Formal relations: parthood, identity, connection, dependence,
> constitution, subsumption, instantiation
> *  Vagueness and granularity
> *  Identity and change
> *  Formal comparison among ontologies
> *  Ontology of physical reality (matter, space, time, motion, ...)
> *  Ontology of biological reality (genes, proteins, cells,  organisms, ...)
> *  Ontology of mental reality and agency (beliefs, intentions and  other
> mental attitudes; emotions, ...)
> *  Ontology of social reality (institutions, organizations, norms,
> social relationships, artistic expressions, ...)
> *  Ontology of the information society (information, communication,
> meaning negotiation, ...)
> *  Ontology and Natural Language Semantics, Ontology and Cognition
>
> Methodologies and Applications
> *  Top-level vs. application ontologies
> *  Ontology integration and alignment; role of reference ontologies
> *  Ontology-driven information systems design
> *  Requirements engineering
> *  Knowledge engineering
> *  Knowledge management and organization
> *  Knowledge representation; Qualitative modeling
> *  Computational lexica; Terminology
> *  Information retrieval; Question-answering
> *  Semantic web; Web services; Grid computing
> *  Domain-specific ontologies, especially for: Biomedical science,
> eBusiness, Enterprise integration, Geography, Law, Library science,
> Linguistics,...
>
>
> _______________________________________________
> protege-discussion mailing list
> protege-discussion at lists.stanford.edu
> https://mailman.stanford.edu/mailman/listinfo/protege-discussion
>
> Instructions for unsubscribing:
> http://protege.stanford.edu/doc/faq.html#01a.03
>



-- 
Gustavo Salazar Torres
MSc.(C) in Computer Science
IME-USP
http://www.ime.usp.br/~gsalazar
---------------------------------
"En la sencillez de mi corazon te he dado todo con alegría" Mons. Luigi
Giussani
-------------- next part --------------
An HTML attachment was scrubbed...
URL: <http://mailman.stanford.edu/pipermail/protege-discussion/attachments/20080624/1dcf1c05/attachment.html>


More information about the protege-discussion mailing list