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11th Protege Conference: Submission deadline extended

From: Samson Tu <swt@stanford.edu>
Date: Thu, 02 Apr 2009 17:28:33 -0700
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            The 11th International Protege Conference
                      June 23-26, 2009
          University of Amsterdam Academic Medical Center
                  Amsterdam, The Netherlands

We received numerous requests for extension of the submission
deadline.  To accommodate them, we are extending it to:

9:00 PDT, Monday April 13, 2009
i.e., April 13 GMT/UTC 16:00, EDT 12:00, BST 17:00 or CEST 18:00

Please submit as soon as possible so that we can spread out the work
involved in reviewing the entries.

Paper, poster, and demo submission deadline: 9AM PDT, Monday April 13, 2009
Presentation abstracts (3 pages, at least 10-point font)
Poster descriptions (1 page)
Demo descriptions (1 page)
Please send your submissions in PDF or ASCII to 

Professor Frank van Harmelen, VU University
Professor Guus Schreiber, VU University

Registration page is up: Please register for the conference at

We have lined up 3 tracks of tutorials and workshops for June 23. See 
them at
http://protege/conference/2009/tutorials.html and



The conference is a forum to discuss ontology development and
management, applications using ontologies, common problems and
solutions. The conference is also an opportunity for Protege users to
meet the Protege team, and to learn about our current activities and

The conference will include one day of tutorials and small focused
workshops on June 23 and two and a half days of the main
conference. The main program will include presentations, a poster
session, and a demo session. Thus, we would like to solicit your
contributions for all the events at the conference. You can find the
detailed calls for contributions at the conference Web site:
http://protege.stanford.edu/conference/2009/.  There will be a review
process for abstracts and the number of presentations will be limited.
All events at the conference will address the following topics (the
list is not exhaustive):

- ontology development
- frames vs description logic
- standard terminologies
- biomedical applications
- other innovative applications
- interoperability between different formats
- plug-in development
- visualization tools
- project management
- ontology tools
- reasoning and inference
- collaboration tools
- ontology repository

The deadlines for submissions are as follows:

Presentations/Posters/Demos (no more than 3 pages): 9AM PDT, April 13, 2009
(For details, please see http://protege.stanford.edu/conference/2009/)

If you have questions, you can contact the organizers by email at

We look forward to your contributions and to seeing as many of you as
possible in June 2009!

The Protege Team
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