Special Call: Semantic Web Tools and Systems
special call for papers on
SEMANTIC WEB TOOLS AND SYSTEMS
deadline extended to 31st of July
The "Semantic Web" journal invites submissions of short papers describing mature Semantic Web related tools and systems. These reports should be brief and pointed, indicating clearly the capabilities of the described tool or system. It is strongly encouraged, that the described tools or systems are free, open, and accessible on the Web. If this is not possible, then they have to be made available to the reviewers. For commercial tools and systems, exceptions can be arranged through the editors.
Submissions will be reviewed along the following dimensions: (1) Quality, importance, and impact of the described tool or system. (2) Clarity, illustration, and readability of the describing paper, which shall convey to the reader both the capabilities and the limitations of the tool.
Topics of Interest
We invite submissions on all kinds of tools and systems related to the semantic web, including, but not limited to, the following.
* ontology editors
* ontology engineering systems
* Semantic Web development toolkits
* ontology learning and acquistion tools
* Annotation tools
* ontology alignment and merging tools
* ontology revision and evolution tools
* ontology evaluation tools
* RDF stores
* RDF reasoners
* OWL reasoners
* RIF editors and reasoners
* Semantic Wiki engines
* Semantic Desktop systems
* Semantic browsers
* Semantic search tools
* Semantic Mashup tools
If you are uncertain if your tool or system is suitable for this call, please direct your inquiry to Pascal.
Submission Deadline: 31st of July, 2010.
Acceptance Notification: 30th of September, 2010
Final Paper: 31st of October, 2010
papers will be processed as they come in, and notification is planned earlier in these cases
Submissions should be 8-10 pages in length. Exceptions can be arranged, please contact Pascal for inquiries.
Please see the submission information and guidelines. When entering your manuscript into the review system, please state "Tools and Systems" in the cover letter. Please also note the journal's open review process.
Pascal Hitzler, Kno.e.sis Center, Wright State University, USA
Krzysztof Janowicz, Pennsylvania State University, USA
Please direct all inquiries to Pascal.
Claudia d'Amato, Università degli Studi di Bari, Italy
Sören Auer, Universität Leipzig, Germany
Lora Aroyo, Free University of Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Boyan Brodaric, Geological Survey of Canada, Canada
Philipp Cimiano, Universität Bielefeld, Germany
Oscar Corcho, Universidad Politécnica de Madrid, Spain
Bernardo Cuenca-Grau, Oxford University, UK
Michel Dumontier, Carleton University, Canada
Mark Gahegan, University of Auckland, New Zealand
Aldo Gangemi, ISTC-CNR Rome, Italy
Giancarlo Guizzardi, Federal University of Espírito Santo, Brazil
Manfred Hauswirth, DERI, National University of Ireland, Galway
Tom Heath, Talis, UK
Rinke Hoekstra, Universiteit van Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Andreas Hotho, Universität Würzburg, Germany
Eero Hyvönen, Aalto University, Finland
Werner Kuhn, University of Muenster, Germany
Thomas Lukasiewicz, Oxford University, UK
Axel Polleres, DERI, National University of Ireland, Galway
Martin Raubal, University of California, Santa Barbara, USA
Marta Sabou, The Open University, UK
Christoph Schlieder, University of Bamberg, Germany
Paulo Pinheiro da Silva, The University of Texas at El Paso, USA
Jie Tang, Tsinghua University Beijing, China
Kunal Verma, Accenture, USA