Semantic Web Seminar




Date: Wednesday, 9 April 2008

Location: Utrecht University, room BBL-471

Address: BBL Building, Princetonplein 5, De Uithof, Utrecht

Preliminary Program:

12.30 Welcome with coffee  
13.00 Jeen Broekstra (Wageningen University): Semantics in Food: Applying SW technology in food industry   and research (slides)
13.50 Peter Mika (Yahoo Research, Spain): Exploiting explicit and implicit semantics on the Web   (slides)
14.40 Break  
15.00 Antal van den Bosch (University of Tilburg): Facts are little theories (slides)
15.50 Jurriaan van Diggelen (UU/TNO): Semantic Web Technology for Ubiquitous Computing and Crisis Management.     (slides)
16.40 discussion
17.00 Borrel 

This seminar, organized in collaboration with SIKS, is the closing session of the Semantic Web course for the masters Content and Knowledge Engineering, Cognitive Artificial Intelligence, Agent Technology and Computational Linguistics, is hosted by the Dept. for Information and Computing Sciences, and chaired by Virginia Dignum (ICS) and Paola Monachesi (CKI).

The event is part of the advanced components stage of SIKS-eduational program. Therefore SIKS-phd-students working in the field of Web based
systems and the Semantic Web are strongly encouraged to participate. Attendance is free, but registration is needed. To register, please send an email message to: