CSWR Second Annual Workshop

About

The 2nd Summer Workshop of the Center for Semantic Web Research will take place at Santiago, Chile, on January 13-15, 2016. The workshop is a space where everyone collaborating or interested in collaborating with our center can meet and discuss last year’s advancements. As such, the program will be a mixture of talks by CSWR members and invited speakers.

Venue

The school and workshop will be held at "Sala de Magíster Luis Crisosto" of the School of Engineering, Campus San Joaquín of Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile. You can find it in this map.
The easiest way to get to the campus is by taking the Metro, Line 5. The campus is at the right hand side when getting off San Joaquín station. See also the metro station in Google Maps.

Summer School

Sala Javier Pinto, DCC PUC Chile

The Summer school on efficient extraction of semantic web data will be held previous to the workshop, on Jan. 11-12, 2016, at the same Venue.


The summer school is aimed at graduate and senior undergraduate students with basic undergraduate-level knowledge on computer science, with interests in databases, logic, algorithms and information retrieval.


The CSWR will be giving full scholarships to students in Chile and Latin America. If you are interested, please provide your email and full name below. We will send you more specific applying instructions.

Program

Invited Speakers

Peter Mika

Peter Mika

Yahoo Labs, London, UK

Andreas Pieris

Andreas Pieris

TU Vienna

Evimaria Terzi

Evimaria Terzi

Boston University, USA

Leonid Libkin

Leonid Libkin

Edinburgh University

Axel Polleres

Axel Polleres

WU Wien

Call for participation

The main goal of the Center for Semantic Web Research is to perform research on problems related to the effective extraction of semantic data from the Web, and to develop the basic tools for such effective extraction.


The second annual Workshop of the Center will be held at the Campus San Joaquín of Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile, between the 13th and 15th of January, 2016. The workshop will consist of a mix of presentations of the center’s collaborators and extended talks given by invited speakers.


The Center for Semantic Web Research is an initiative that brings together professors, researchers and students from Pontifical Catholic University of Chile, University of Chile and University of Talca, and which is funded by the Iniciativa Científica Milenio.


For registration fill in the form below.