Linked Science 2011 program announced

The program of the First International Workshop on Linked Science (LISC2011) collocated with ISWC 2011 (to be held on October 24th in Bonn, Germany) is now announced:

9AM – 9:45 AM Session 1: Opening

  • Opening Remarks. 15’
  • Invited Talk: Damian Gessler  30’ “Semantic Web for Science: Lessons of the iPlant Collaborative and SSWAP”

9:45 – 10:30 AM Session 2: Applications—-Successes and Challenges

  • Linked Data for Network Science. Paul Groth and Yolanda Gil.  (30’ – 12 pages)
  • Linking the Outcomes of Scientific Research: Requirements from the Perspective of Geosciences . Stephan Mäs, Matthias Müller, Christin Henzen and Lars Bernard. (15’ – 6 pages) 

10:30 AM Coffee break

11 AM – 11:45 AM Session 3: Semantic Integration

  • Interactively Mapping Data Sources into the Semantic Web. Craig A. Knoblock, Pedro Szekely, Jose Luis Ambite, Shubham Gupta, Aman Goel, Maria Muslea, Kristina Lerman and Parag Mallick. (30’ – 12 pages)
  • Similarity between semantic description sets: addressing needs beyond data integration. Todd Vision, Hilmar Lapp, Paula Mabee, Monte Westerfield and Judith Blake. (15’ – 4 pages)

11:45 – 12:30 PM Session 4: Collaborations and languages

  • Supporting Scientific Collaboration Through Class-Based Object Versioning.  Johnson Mwebaze. (30’ – 12 pages)
  • Glottolog/Langdoc: Defining dialects, languages, and language families as collections of resources. Sebastian Nordhoff and Harald Hammarström. (15’ – 6 pages)

12:30 -2 PM Lunch

2 PM – 2:30 PM Session 5: Sources

  • The knowledge-driven exploration of integrated biomedical knowledge sources facilitates the generation of new hypotheses.  Vinh Nguyen, Olivier Bodenreider, Todd Mining and Amit Sheth. (15’ – 5 pages)
  • Where did you hear that? Information and the Sources They Come From?   Jim Mccusker, Timothy Lebo, Li Ding, Cynthia Chang, Paulo Pinheiro Da Silva and Deborah L. Mcguinness. (15’ – 5 pages)

2:30 – 3 PM  Discussion about topics for break-out groups; group organization

3 – 4 PM Break-out sessions

4 PM Coffee break 

4:30 PM  Results of the break-out sessions

The program is also available at the LISC 2011 event pages.