Preliminary Programme

Session 1: 10:30-12:30

10:30-10:45 Welcome and Introduction

10:45-11:45 Invited Talk

Magdalini Eirinaki, Michalis Vazirgiannis
Ontologies in Web Personalisation (abstract, slides)

11:45-12:00 Discussion

12:00-12:30
Georges Dupret, Benjamin Piwowarski
Deducing a Term Taxonomy from Term Similarities

Session 2: 14:15-15:45 "Ontology for KDD"

14:15-14:45
Vojtech Svatek, Jan Rauch and Miroslav Flek
Ontology-Based Explanation of Discovered Associations in the Domain of Social Reality

14:45-15:05
Marina Litvak, Mark Last and Slava Kisilevich
Using Domain Ontologies for Cross-Lingual Classification of Web Documents

15:05-15:25
Marcos Aurelio Domingues and Solange Oliveira Rezende
Using Taxonomies to Facilitate the Analysis of the Association Rules

15:25-15:45
Vania Bogorny, Paulo M. Engel, Luis O. Alvares
Towards the Reduction of Spatial Joins for Knowledge Discovery in Geographic Databases Using Geo-Ontologies and Spatial Integrity Constraints

Session 3: 16:30-18:30 "KDD for Ontology"

16:30-17:00

Myra Spiliopoulou, Markus Schaal, Roland Mueller, Marko Brunzel
Evaluation of Unsupervised Ontology Enhancement Tools

17:00-17:20
Blaz Fortuna, Dunja Mladenic, and Marko Grobelnik
Semi-automatic construction of topic ontology

17:20-17:40
Piroska Lendvai
Conceptual Taxonomy Identification in Medical Documents

17:40-18:00
Claudia d'Amato, Nicola Fanizzi and Floriana Esposito A Semantic Dissimilarity Measure for Concept Descriptions in Ontological Knowledge Bases

18:00-18:30 Closing Discussion