Practical and Scalable Semantic Systems
1st International Workshop collocated with ISWC 2003.
Agenda (9:15 - 18:00) --------------------- 9:15 - 9:30 a.m. Opening Remarks 9:30 - 11:00 a.m. Storing RDF (Chair: Stefan Decker) 3store: Efficient Bulk RDF Storage Stephen Harris and Nicholas Gibbins, University of Southhampton, UK Storage Tuning for Large RDF Datasets Luping Ding, Kevin Wilkinson, Craig Sayers and Harumi Kuno, HP Labs, Palo Alto, US Prolog-based Infrastructure for RDF: Scalability and Performance Jan Wielemaker, Guus Schreiber and Bob Wielinga, University of Amsterdam, NL 11:00 - 11:30 a.m. Coffee Break 11:30 - 1:00 p.m. Ontology Implementations (Chair: Raphael Volz) Scalable Ontology Implementation Based On knOWLer Iulian Ciorascu, Claudia Ciorascu and Kilian Stoffel, University of Neuchatel, CH Inferencing and Truth Maintenance in RDF Schema Jeen Broekstra and Arjohn Kampman, Aidministrator, NL Extending Classical Theorem Proving for the Semantic Web Tanel Tammet, Tallinn Technical University, Estonia 1:00 - 2:00 p.m. Lunch on the pool deck 2:00 - 3:00 p.m. Invited Talk Representing Contextualized Data using Semantic Web Tools Robert MacGregor,Information Sciences Institute (ISI) - USC, USA 3:00 - 3:30 p.m. Coffee Break 3:30 - 5:30 p.m. Poster Presentation and break out group discussion Each poster serves as a basis for discussion in thematic break out groups. Each Break Out Group is asked to give a 10 Min. report of its discussion to the general audience at the end of the workshop Break Out Group: Storing RDF DLDB: Extending Relational Databases to Support Semantic Web Queries Zhengxiang Pan and Jeff Heflin, Lehigh University, USA Break Out Group: Benchmarking Towards a benchmark suite for ontology engineering platforms Oscar Corcho, Raul Garcia-Castro, Asuncion Gomez-Perez, Universidad Politecnica de Madrid, Spain Break Out Group: Inferencing Incremental Maintenance of dynamic Datalog programs Raphael Volz, Steffen Staab and Boris Motik, University of Karlsruhe, Germany 5:30 - 6:00 p.m. Summaries from Break-Out Groups 7:00 p.m. - open end Workshop Dinner Collocated with Conference Reception on the pool deck