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Re: CfP - 7th Review of April Fool's day Transactions (RAFT 2012)

From: Antoine Zimmermann <antoine.zimmermann@emse.fr>
Date: Thu, 15 Mar 2012 11:15:59 +0100
Message-ID: <4F61C15F.8000908@emse.fr>
To: public-lod@w3.org, semantic-web@w3.org
CC: rh@aprilfoolsreview.com
Reminder. We will still accept submissions for a few days.


Le 20/02/2012 10:36, Antoine Zimmermann a écrit :
> As RAFT hit the LOD community in 2010 with the seminal paper "Leveraging
> Non-Lexical Knowledge for the Linked Open Data Web", I invite Linked
> Data specialists as well as Semantic Web experts to submit to our annual
> review on nonchalant research.
>
>
>
> Apologies for multiple postings. Please disseminate widely.
> More information at http://www.aprilfoolsreview.com/
>
>
> Call for papers
> ---------------
> We are very proud to announce the seventh edition of the Review of April
> Fool's day Transactions (RAFT'2012) which unexpectedly follows the sixth
> edition in 2011. Last year, we had an impressive media coverage, with an
> astounding reference in The Wall Street Journal. This year, we are
> planning to award the best paper by engraving the winners' article in
> stone tablets, to be displayed at a public event. For these reasons, we
> invite you to submit a paper, by March 15th, 2012, to the RAFT Editorial
> Board for consideration at the RAFT'2012 'Ground Breaking' edition.
> According to the Maias, it is your last chance of having a paper
> published in RAFT before the end of the world.
>
> Themes
> ------
> In the same spirit as in the previous years' issues, we demand that the
> submitted papers follow strict rigour, technical soundness, originality,
> humour, funniness, weirdness and comprehensibleness. We greatly
> recommend nonsense, Gibberish, gobbledygook jargon and blah blah. Topics
> are entirely up to the authors, but a rude scientific treatment should
> be inflicted to the matter in question.
>
> Instructions
> ------------
> Papers must be submitted via email to either Rodolphe Héliot
> (rh@aprilfoolsreview.com) or Antoine Zimmermann
> (az@aprilfoolsreview.com) and should fit one of the following formats:
> LaTeX or any kind of formatted text (e.g., Micro$oft Word, RTF, HTML,
> etc). Paper language can be either French or English.
>
> Important dates
> ---------------
> Submission deadline
> 15th March 2012
> Notification of acceptance
> 20th March 2012
> Camera ready papers
> 24rd March 2012
> April Fool's day
> 1st April 2012
>
>
> Best regards,

-- 
Antoine Zimmermann
ISCOD / LSTI - Institut Henri Fayol
École Nationale Supérieure des Mines de Saint-Étienne
158 cours Fauriel
42023 Saint-Étienne Cedex 2
France
Tél:+33(0)4 77 42 83 36
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http://zimmer.aprilfoolsreview.com/
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