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

Georges Dupret, Benjamin Piwowarski
Deducing a Term Taxonomy from Term Similarities

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

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

Marina Litvak, Mark Last and Slava Kisilevich
Using Domain Ontologies for Cross-Lingual Classification of Web Documents

Marcos Aurelio Domingues and Solange Oliveira Rezende
Using Taxonomies to Facilitate the Analysis of the Association Rules

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"


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

Blaz Fortuna, Dunja Mladenic, and Marko Grobelnik
Semi-automatic construction of topic ontology

Piroska Lendvai
Conceptual Taxonomy Identification in Medical Documents

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