Information on the Format of the Program

– Each talk/demo will have 5 minutes and grouped into small sessions followed by discussion.
– If you are taking part and also want to display a poster, please get in touch with the chairs to discuss this latest by 10th of April.
Registration is now open.  (There will also be on-site registration between 9:00 and 9:30 on the day. However, in order to plan catering provision, we will appreciate if attendees can register prior the event).



9:30-9:40       WELCOME
9:40-10:00     Opening Talk
Tony Cohn [University of Leeds]
Knowledge Representation meets Robotics: Learning rule based models of activity from video data 

10:00-10:10   Short Talks

Eric Atwell, Sameer Alrehaili, Mohammad Alqahtani, Luluh Akdhubayi [University of Leeds]
The QURAN: an ideal data-set and knowledge source for ontology research

Luluh Akdhubayi, Mohammad Alqahtani, Sameer Alrehaili, Eric Atwell [University of Leeds]
Unifying QURAN ontologies for semantic search

10:10-10:20 Discussion on the short talks


10:20 – 10:40 Short Talks

Markel Vigo, Caroline Jay, Robert Stevens [University of Manchester]
The Workflows of Ontology Authoring

Phillip Lord [Newcastle University]
Highly Literate Ontologies

Terry Payne, Valentina Tamma [University of Liverpool]
A Dialectical Approach to Ontological Alignment Negotiation

Simon Jupp, Danielle Welter, James Malone [The European Bioinformatics Institute]
Webulous ­ A Google App for collaborative ontology authoring and data annotation (demo)

10:40-11:00 Discussion on the short talks


11:00-11:30 COFFEE BREAK


11:30 – 11:45 Short Talks

Paul Warren [Knowledge Media Institute, Open University]
Making sense of Description Logics

Alberto Tonon [University of Fribourg]
Gianluca Demartini [University of Sheffield]
No Respect for the Ontology: The case of DBpedia and Freebase

Yann Le Franc [e-Science Data Factory]
James Malone [The European Bioinformatics Institute]
EUDAT, the EUDAT semantic Workgroup and EUON: building a pan-European semantic web infrastructure

11:45-12:00 Discussion on the short talks


12:00-12:15 Short Talks

Adam Nogradi, Robert Stevens [University of Manchester]
OBOPedia: An encyclopaedia of biology using OBO ontologies (demo)

George Demetriou, Goran Nenadic, Robert Stevens [University of Manchester]
Warren Read, Jerry Winter [Unilever R&D, Port Sunlight]
The BioHub Ontology for Sustainable Bio-Feedstocks

Mercedes Arguello Casteleiro, Dmitry Tsarkov [University of Manchester]
Diego Maseda Fernandez [NHS, UK]
Jose Julio Des Diz [SERGAS, Spain]
Maria Jesus Fernandez Prieto [University of Salford]
A quality indicators ontology: formalizing graphically represented knowledge

12:15 – 12:30 Discussion on the short talks


12:30 – 12:45 Short Talks

Dhavalkumar Thakker, Vania Dimitrova, Anthony Cohn, Glen Hart [University of Leeds]
Joaquin Valdes [SNCF, France]
PADTUN: Tunnel Diagnosis and Maintenance Ontologies

Ian Oliver [Nokia Networks, Espoo, Finland]
Ontologies for Privacy

Mohamed Zaki [Cambridge University]
Babis Theodoulidis [Manchester Business School]
David Diaz [Universidad de Chile]
Financial Markets Ontology

12:45 – 13:00 Discussion on the short talks


13:00 – 14:00 LUNCH BREAK


14:00 – 14:15 Short Talks

Brandon Bennett [University of Leeds]
Ontology Development using Corpus Guided Sense Cluster Analysis (with examples from the spatial domain)

Glen Hart [Newcastle University]
Experiences in building Spatial Ontologies

William Mackaness [University of Edinburgh]
Nick Gould [Manchester Metropolitan University]
Building The Ontology for Map Generalisation

14:15 – 14:30 Discussion on the short talks


14:30 – 14:45 Short Talks

Eleni Mikroyannidi [British Broadcasting Corporation, BBC]
Use of Semantic Web Technologies in the architecture of the BBC Bitesize Online Pages

Adam Nogradi, Paul Worrall [Interition Ltd.]
Semantic Web of Software Source Code

Chris Smith [Leeds Institute of Health Sciences]
Powering healthcare data analysis with clinical code “clusters” 

14:45 – 15:00 Discussion on the short talks


15:00 – 15:15 Short Talks

Marwan Al-Tawil, Vania Dimitrova, Dhavalkumar Thakker [University of Leeds]
Discovering Basic Level Concepts in a Lightweight Ontology

Richard Brownlow, Alex Poulovassilis [London Knowledge Lab]
An Ontological Approach to Incremental Integration of Heterogeneous Weaving Data

Ilias Tachmazidis, Grigoris Antoniou [University of Huddersfield]
Diagnosis and Repair for DL-LiteA KBs over Big Data through Mass Parallelization

15:15 – 15:30 Discussion on the short talks


15:30 – 16:00 COFFEE BREAK


16:00 Closing remarks

16:00-17:00 Birds of a feather networking


17:00-19:00 SOCIAL EVENT



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