CfP - WebDB 2011 (co-located with SIGMOD/PODS 2011) - due March 30, 2011


*** Submission deadline: March 30, 2011 (11:59pm EST) ***

14th International Workshop on the Web and Databases (WebDB 2011)
Collocated with ACM SIGMOD 2011
June 12, 2011. Athens, Greece
The WebDB workshop provides a forum where researchers, theoreticians, and
practitioners can share their insights and their knowledge on problems and
solutions at the intersection of data management and the Web. WebDB has
high impact and has been a forum in which a number of seminal papers have
been presented.

Topics of Interest
This year WebDB will focus on User Generated Content on the Web: theory,
techniques, applications, systems, and people, but papers on all aspects
of the Web and Databases are solicited.

Topics of interest include (but are not limited to):

Cloud computing and distributed computing over the Web
Collaborative data management on the Web
Data integration over the Web
Data models and query languages for Web information
Data-intensive applications on the Web
Database support for social network and Web 2.0 applications
Human computing in Web databases
Information retrieval in semistructured data and the Web
Filtering and recommendation systems
Location-aware Web applications
Modeling, mining and querying user generated content
Personal information management systems
Quality of user generated content and other Web data
Semantic search on the Web
Semi-structured data management
Social and tagged data management
The Semantic Web and reasoning on Web data
Visualization of social network and related data
Web community data management systems
Web information extraction
Web privacy and security
Web source discovery, analysis, and retrieval
Web-based distributed data management

Important Dates

Submission deadline: March 30, 2011 (11:59pm EST)
Notification: May 2, 2011
Camera ready due date: May 24, 2011
Presentations due date: June 6, 2011

Submission Instructions

Authors are invited to submit original, unpublished research papers that
are not being considered for publication in any other forum. Papers should
be submitted electronically as PDF files and be formatted using the ACM
guidelines and SIGMOD proceedings template available at:

Papers submitted cannot exceed six pages in length, including reference
and appendix. Submissions should be uploaded through Microsofts CMT
site at:

All submissions will be handled electronically. Each submission will be
reviewed by at least three members of the program committee.

Conference Organizers

* Workshop Co-Chairs:
Amelie Marian, Rutgers University, USA
Vasilis Vassalos, Athens University of Economics and Business, Greece

* Program Committee:
Michael Benedikt University of Oxford
Michael Cafarella University of Michigan
Bogdan Cautis Telecom ParisTech
Kevin Chang University of Illinois, Urbana Champaign
Bin Cui Beijing University
Theodore Dalamagas IMIS
Atish Das Sarma Google
Alin Deutsch UCSD
AnHai Doan University of Wisconsin-Madison
Christos Doulkeridis AUEB and University of Piraeus
Wolfgang Gatterbauer University of Washington
Aris Gionis Yahoo!
Luis Gravano Columbia University
Panos Ipeirotis NYU
David Karger MIT
Yannis Katsis INRIA
Donald Kossmann ETH-Zurich Switzerland
Laks Lakshmanan University of British Columbia
Ronny Lempel Yahoo!
Beng Chin Ooi National University of Singapore
Michalis Petropoulos SUNY Buffalo
Evi Pitoura University of Ioannina
Christopher Re University of Wisconsin-Madison
Arnaud Sahuguet Google
Julia Stoyanovitch University of Pennsylvania
Akrivi Vlachou IMIS
Haixun Wang Microsoft, China
Jianshu Weng HP Labs Singapore
Jeffrey Yu Chinese University of Hong Kong

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