Workshop Programme

09:00 - 09:30 Welcome and introduction - to workshop and participants
Philipp Mayr (GESIS Leibniz Institute for the Social Sciences) [Introduction - PDF, 869 KB]

Session 1: Meaningful Concept Display & Concept visualization
09:30 - 10:15 Visualization of Candidate Terms for Classification of Papers.
Jan Buzydlowski (Holy Family University), Lillian Cassel (Villanova University), Xia Lin (Drexel University) [Presentation - PDF, 1433 KB]
 
10:15 - 10:45 Coffee
 
10:45 - 11:30 Digging into Metadata.
Ceri Binding, Douglas Tudhope (Hypermedia Research Unit, University of South Wales), Jae-wook Ahn, Michael Khoo, Xia Lin (University of Drexel), Diana Massam, Hilary Jones (MIMAS, University of Manchester) [Presentation 1 - PDF, 880 KB] [Presentation 2 - PDF, 1509 KB] [Presentation 3 - PDF, 591 KB]
11:30 - 12:00 Pennants for Descriptors.
Howard D. White (Drexel University), Philipp Mayr (GESIS) [Presentation - PDF, 1485 KB]

Session 2: KOS-based recommender systems (demo session)
12:00 - 12:30 Demo: An Extensible Recommendation System to support Trusted Digital Repositories.
Eko Indarto, Andrea Scharnhorst, Marat Charlaganov (DANS) [Presentation - PDF, 770 KB]
12:30 - 13:00 Demo: Demonstrating a Framework for KOS-based Recommendations Systems.
Philipp Mayr, Thomas Lüke, Philipp Schaer (GESIS) [Presentation - PDF, 1205 KB]
 
13:00 - 14:00 Lunch
 

Special session: KNOWeSCAPE
14:00 - 15:00 Introduction to the COST action KNOWeSCAPE: Knowledge Maps and Graphical enhanced Information Retrieval.
Andrea Scharnhorst (DANS, Netherlands) [Presentation - External (slideshare)]

Session 4: Integrating KOS
15:30 - 16:00 Interoperability and collaborative thesaurus management between EU multilingual thesauri.
Christine Laaboudi-Spoiden (Publications Office of the European Union, Luxembourg) [Presentation - PDF, 751 KB]
16:00 - 16:30 Conclusion / Discussion.
Philipp Mayr, Douglas Tudhope
Evening The workshop will be followed by the usual informal evening dinner where discussions can continue. The venue will be announced at the workshop.