** DEMO and POSTER DEADLINE: October, 18th, 2013 **


6th International Workshop on Semantic Web Applications and Tools for the Life Sciences (SWAT4LS 2013)
Edinburgh, UK Dec. 9-12, 2013
http://www.swat4ls.org/workshops/edinburgh2013

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News:

- Keynote: “IBM Watson: Improving care for complex diseases”, David A. Kerr, Director, Watson for Healthcare, IBM Corporation
- Keynote: “SWAT4CC: Semantic Web Applications and Tools for Clinical Care”, Prof. Frank van Harmelen, VU University, Amsterdam
- Keynote: “Medical Terminologies, and mappings between them, in a Semantic Web enabled environment”, Kerstin Forsberg, AstraZeneca
- Hackathon at Edinburgh Informatics Forum, Dec. 11, 12
- Tutorials:
* RDF linked data at the European Bioinformatics Institute
* Applying Semantic Web Technologies in Clinical Care and Clinical Research: An Update from the Perspective of Strength, Weaknesses, Opportunities, and Threats
* The COEUS Platform
* The Neuroscience Information Framework (NIF)


Submissions for posters should be between 2 and 4 pages.
Submissions for software demo proposals should also be between 2 and 4
pages.
Please upload all submissions as PDF files based on the LNCS format
(http://www.springer.de/comp/lncs/authors.html).

All submissions will be handled via the EasyChair submission system.
https://www.easychair.org/conferences/?conf=swat4ls2013

Topics
http://www.swat4ls.org/workshops/edinburgh2013/call-for-papers/