Category Archives: Conferences

GfWM Newsletter, 6/2008

[English title: GfWM Newsletter, 6/2008 (Translate text to: English)]

GfWM Newsletter, 6/2008 Nov / Dez

Aus dem Inhalt:

  • Bericht zur Mitgliederversammlung 2008
  • Interviews mit den neuen Vorständen Marc Nitschke und Dr. Tobias Müller- Prothmann
  • Wissensmanagement in der öffentlichen Verwaltung
  • GfWM- Newsletter- Jahresüberblick 2008

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Semantic Web Company Newsletter, 12/2008

[Deutscher Titel: Semantic Web Company Newsletter, 12/2008 (Text übersetzen: Deutsch)]

Semantic Web Company Newsletter, 17 Dezember, 2008


  • Meet Up in Berlin, 20th of March 2009!


  • Bo Hu: Semantic Web in Cancer Research
  • Michael Koch: “Social Networking Services are addressing a basic human need.”


  • Web Awareness Barometer 2008: Please participate in our survey!
  • I-Semantics 2009 – Call for Papers
  • t3n Semantic Web Special
  • SWC is hiring!


  • Instore web 3.0 scouting
  • Powerset Gives Microsoft Semantic Search Tools
  • Mark Greaves of Vulcan sees business opportunities in the Semantic Web


  • SemantiNet Announces Support for Yahoo! Fire Eagle and Yahoo! Search BOSS
  • Reference Ontology for Semantic Service Oriented Architectures
  • OpenLink Bolsters Semantic Web Vision via Virtuoso (Cloud Edition) for Amazon EC2


  • Can Graphd Scale to Meet Semantic Web Demands?
  • Zemanta talks Linked Data with SDK and commercial API
  • Kosmix – searching for optimism


  • The Semantic Web: Semantics for Data and Services on the Web


  • ICWIS 09 – Int. Conference on Web Intelligence, Thursday, 08. January 2009 to Saturday, 10. January 2009, Chennai / India
  • Data Governance Conference Europe 2009, Monday, 02. February 2009 to Wednesday, 04. February 2009, London / UK
  • SIWN2009: Systemics and Informatics World Network, Monday, 23. March 2009 to Wednesday, 25. March 2009, Leipzig / Germany
  • WM 2009: Professionelles Wissensmanagement – Erfahrungen und Visionen, Mittwoch, 25. März 2009 bis Freitag, 27. März 2009, Solothurn / Switzerland

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© Semantic Web Company – Owner, Editor: Semantic Web Company. All rights reserved

Gurteen Knowledge-Letter, 12/2008

[Deutscher Titel: Gurteen Knowledge-Letter, 12/2008 (Text übersetzen: Deutsch)]

Gurteen Knowledge-Letter: Issue 102 – December 2008

  1. Introduction
  2. I love TweetDeck
  3. Open Source Thinking
  4. What Gen Yers want from the workplace
  5. Amazing photos of Google Offices in Zurich
  6. NineShift: predicted changes in the next 20 years
  7. Conference bags with a difference
  8. I’m going to go get a beer at the Leopold!
  9. KM Event Highlights
  10. Subscribing and Unsubscribing
  11. The Gurteen Knowledge Letter

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PWM-Infoletter, 12/2008

[English title: PWM-Infoletter, 12/2008 (Translate text to: English)]

PWM-Infoletter, Dezember 2008 / 18.12.2008

  • Editorial
  • Kick-off: Wissensrunde “Innovative Formate im WM”
  • Tipp: Gebloggtes Wissen
  • Call for Posters – WM 2009
  • Aufruf: Gastgeber PWM-Community-Treffen 2009
  • Aviso:
    • 4. SKMF Tool Day 2009, 19.03.2009, Rüschlikon/Zürich
    • 5. EduMedia Fachtagung `09, 04.-05.05.2009, Salzburg

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[Conference] Call for Contributions: Conference on Information and Knowledge Management, October 2009, China

[Deutscher Titel: [Konferenz] Aufruf für Artikel-Beiträge: Conference on Information and Knowledge Management, Oktober 2009, China (Text übersetzen: Deutsch)]

CIKM 2009 – ACM 18th Conference on Information and Knowledge Management, October 27-31, 2009, Hong Kong, China

  • Submission deadlines: Research and Industry Track (Abstracts due: May 27, 2009), Workshops (Proposals due: March 1, 2009), Tutorials (Proposals due: July 15, 2009)

CIKM 2009 (ACM 18th Conference on Information and Knowledge Management ) will be held on October 27-31, 2009, Hong Kong. Since 1992, CIKM has successfully brought together leading researchers and developers from the database, information retrieval, and knowledge management communities. The purpose of the conference is to identify challenging problems facing the development of future knowledge and information systems, and to shape future research directions through the publication of high quality, applied and theoretical research findings.
In CIKM 2009, we will continue the tradition of promoting collaboration among multiple areas. We encourage submissions of high quality papers on all topics in the general areas of databases, information retrieval, and knowledge management.



  • Data Adaptability, Quality, Reusability and Adaptability
  • Information Integration, Data Provenance, Probabilistic Databases
  • Mobile and Distributed Data Management
  • Query Optimization
  • Security and Data Privacy
  • Semantic Web
  • Streams, Network Databases
  • String Databases, Blogs and Social Search
  • Systems, Platforms, Middleware, Applications and Experiences
  • User experience (languages, models, interfaces)
  • XML Data Processing, Filtering, Routing, and Algorithms
  • Novel Data Management Tools
  • Data Warehousing and OLAP

Information Retrieval:

  • Citation Analysis, Social Networks for IR
  • Domain-specific IR (e.g., Legal IR, Genome, Mobile IR, IR for Chemical Structures)
  • Filtering (e.g., Routing, Collaborative Filtering, Topic Tracking, Recommender systems)
  • Foundation of Information Retrieval (e.g., Theory, Ranking)
  • IR Architectures, Scalability and Efficiency
  • IR Evaluation
  • Language Specific IR (Multi-Lingual, Cross-Lingual, NLP)
  • Machine Learning for IR
  • Multimedia IR (Audio, Speech, Video, Image)
  • Semi-Structured Information Retrieval
  • User Modeling for IR, Search Personalization
  • Web Search, Advertising, Adversarial

Knowledge Management:

  • Advertising and Optimization
  • Classification and Clustering
  • Data Pre- and Post-Processing
  • Information Extraction
  • Information Filtering and Recommender Systems
  • Knowledge Synthesis and Visualization
  • Large-scale Statistical Techniques
  • Link and Graph Mining
  • Semantic Techniques
  • Temporal and Spatial Data Mining
  • Text Mining

Industry Track:

  • Industrial Practice and Experience
  • Technology for Developing Regions

Important Dates for CIKM 2009

Research and Industry Track

  • Abstracts due: May 27, 2009
  • Papers due: June 3, 2009
  • Notification of Acceptance: July 15, 2009
  • Camera ready August 15, 2009


  • Proposals due: March 1, 2009
  • Notification of workshop proposal Acceptance: March 15, 2009
  • Individual workshop papers due July 20, 2009
  • Notification of Acceptance: August 10, 2009
  • Camera ready August 15, 2009


  • Proposals due: July 15, 2009
  • Notification of Acceptance: July 25, 2009

For more information go to the conference website.