Proceedings will be part of the International Conference Proceedings Series
Contact info:

Software Engineering Department
University of Craiova
Bvd.Decebal 107, 200440, Craiova, Romania
Tel/Fax: +40251438198
E-mail: wims12@software.ucv.ro

About

The 2nd International Conference on Web Intelligence, Mining and Semantics (WIMS'12) is organised under the auspices of University of Craiova. The site for the previous edition, WIMS'11, can be found here.

This is the second in a new series of conferences concerned with intelligent approaches to transform the World Wide Web into a global reasoning and semantics-driven computing machine. Then next conference in this series, WIMS'13 will take place in Madrid (Spain).

Supported by

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News

Excursion details

Details on the excursion available here.

List of accepted papers

You can view the list of accepted papers here.

Extended deadlines for industrial track

17.04.2012: Check the the industrial track section for details.

List of accepted papers

You can view the list of accepted papers here.

Extended deadlines for industrial track

05.03.2012: Check the the industrial track section for details.

Announcement

01.03.2012: WIMS'12 is looking for support for the multiplication of conference materials and for promoting and advertising the conference with the purpose of a better visibility.

Added accommodation information

23.02.2012: Check the venue & accommodation section for details.

Added tutorials

20.02.2012: Check the keynotes & tutorials section for details.

Updated registration details

15.02.2012: Check the registration section for details.

Added keynote speaker Elena Simperl

15.02.2012: Announced keynote session Crowdsourcing Semantic Data Management: Challenges and Opportunities by Elena Simperl.

Updated registration details

15.02.2012: Check the registration section for details.

Added keynote speaker Elena Simperl

15.02.2012: Announced keynote session Crowdsourcing semantic data management: challenges and opportunities by Elena Simperl.

Added programme committee for the iCompute workshop

07.01.2012: The programme committee for the iCompute workshop can be found here.

Call for Workshop Papers

03.01.2012: Details about the workshop papers can be found on here.

Added keynote speaker Jeff Z. Pan

03.01.2012: Announced keynote session “«Closing» Some Doors for the Open Semantic Web” by Jeff Z. Pan.

Industrial track PC members announced

20.01.2012: Announced the list of members of the PC for the Industrial track.

Deadlines extended

11.12.2011: Deadlines for paper submissions extended.

WIMS'12 site updated

26.09.2011: Added call for the Industrial Track; updated PC member list.


WIMS'12 site updated

05.08.2011: The list of PC and AC members has been updated.


WIMS'12 site launched

20.06.2011: The WIMS'12 site has been launched. This site will be constantly updated with news and information about the WIMS'12 conference.


WIMS'12

The purpose of the WIMS series is:

  • To provide a forum for established researchers and practitioners to present past and current research contributing to the state of the art of Web technology research and applications.
  • To give doctoral students an opportunity to present their research to a friendly and knowledgeable audience and receive valuable feedback.
  • To provide an informal social event where Web technology researchers and practitioners can meet.

Important information

Photo archive

You can download the photos from the conference as an archive here


Slides for keynotes are up!

The slides for the keynote “Closing” Some Doors for the Open Semantic Web by Jeff Z. Pan can be found here.

The slides for the keynote Crowdsourcing Semantic Data Management: Challenges and Opportunities by Elena Simperl can be found here.

Slides for tutorials are up!

The slides for the tutorial Making your Semantic Application addictive: incentivizing users! by Roberta Cuel, Elena Simperl and Monika Kaczmarek can be found here.

The slides for the tutorial Semantic Metadata Management in Web 2.0 by Johann Stan and Pierre Maret can be found here.

The slides for the tutorial Agent-Based Ontology Alignment: Basics, Applications, Theoretical Foundations, and Demonstration by Vadim Ermolayev and Maxim Davidovsky can be found here.

The slides for the tutorial Text Stream Processing by Dunja Mladenic, Marko Grobelnik and Delia Rusu can be found here.

The slides for the tutorial Agents and Knowledge Interoperability in the Semantic Web Era by Nick Bassiliades can be found here.




Photo gallery is up!

You can view the photos from the conference here.


List of accepted papers

You can view the list of accepted papers here.

Keynote speakers

Jeff Z. Pan Keynote “Closing” Some Doors for the Open Semantic Web by Jeff Z. Pan, Senior Lecturer and the Deputy Director of Research of the Department of Computing Science at University of Aberdeen.







Elena Simperl Keynote Crowdsourcing Semantic Data Management: Challenges and Opportunities by Elena Simperl, assistant professor at the Institute of Applied Informatics and Formal Description Methods (AIFB) at the Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT).





Tutorials

Roberta Cuel, Monika Kaczmarek, Elena Simperl, Oksana Tokarchuck, Jakub Dzikowski, and Szymon Łazaruk
Making your Semantic Application addictive: incentivizing users!

Johann Stan and Pierre Maret
Semantic Metadata Management in Web 2.0

Vadim Ermolayev and Maxim Davidovsky
Agent-Based Ontology Alignment: Basics, Applications, Theoretical Foundations, and Demonstration

Dunja Mladenić, Marko Grobelnik, Blaž Fortuna, and Delia Rusu
Text Stream Processing

Nick Bassiliades
Agents and Knowledge Interoperability in the Semantic Web Era

Updated registration details

Check the registration section for details.

Updated Important Dates

Check the important dates section for details and the registration section for additional details.

Call for Workshop Papers

Details about the workshop papers can be found on here.

Call for Industrial Track

Details about the Industrial Track papers can be found on here.