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Re: CfP MTSR 2014: 8th Metadata and Semantics Research Conference

From: Basil Ell <basil.ell@kit.edu>
Date: Wed, 24 Sep 2014 09:50:36 +0200
Message-ID: <542277CC.3090904@kit.edu>
To: "public-lod@w3.org" <public-lod@w3.org>, "semantic-web@w3.org" <semantic-web@w3.org>
Ladies and Gentlemen,

Only two months left until the launch of this year’s MTSR conference in 
Karlsruhe, Germany.
Don’t miss the chance to be part of this unique happening and register 
today to profit from
reduced registration fees (available until September 30th).

For details see conference website at 

We are looking forward to welcome you in November!

The MTSR organization team

Am 24.07.2014 16:30, schrieb Basil Ell:
> The paper submission deadline has been extended to July 31, 2014.
> Best regards,
> Basil Ell
> Am 11.06.2014 18:45, schrieb Basil Ell:
>> [Apologies for cross-posting]
>> Call for Papers
>> MTSR 2014: 8th Metadata and Semantics Research Conference
>> November 27-29, 2014
>> University of Applied Sciences, Karlsruhe, Germany
>> http://www.mtsr-conf.org/
>> ****Important Dates****
>> • July 13th 2014: Paper submission
>> • August 17th 2014: Acceptance/rejection notification
>> • August 31st 2014: Camera-ready papers due
>> • November 27th - 29th 2014: Conference at University of Applied
>> Sciences, Karlsruhe, Germany
>> ****Motivation****
>> Continuing the successful mission of previous MTSR Conferences
>> (MTSR'05, MTSR'07, MTSR'09, MTSR'10, MTSR'11, MTSR12 and MTSR'13), the
>> eighth International Conference on Metadata and Semantics Research
>> (MTSR'14) aims to bring together scholars and practitioners that share
>> a common interest in the interdisciplinary field of metadata, linked
>> data and ontologies. Participants will share novel knowledge and best
>> practice in the implementation of these semantic technologies across
>> diverse types of Information Environments and applications. These
>> include Cultural Informatics; Open Access Repositories & Digital
>> Libraries; E-learning applications; Search Engine Optimization &
>> Information Retrieval; Research Information Systems and
>> Infrastructures; e-Science and e-Social Science applications;
>> Agriculture, Food and Environment; Bio-Health & Medical Information
>> Systems.
>> ****Scope and topics****
>> Contributions are welcome on every topic related to Metadata and their
>> relationships with Ontologies, Semantic Web, Knowledge Management and
>> Software Engineering, including but not limited to:
>> I. Foundations
>> • Typology of metadata and metadata uses
>> • The value and cost of metadata
>> • Quality evaluation in the use of Metadata
>> • Metadata reusability
>> • New or revised metadata schemas or application profiles
>> • Metadata standardization
>> • Empirical studies on metadata and/or ontologies usage
>> II. Languages and Frameworks for Metadata Management
>> • SGML, XML, UML in theory and practice
>> • Languages and Frameworks for Ontology Management
>> • Metadata and the Semantic Web
>> • Metadata and Knowledge Management
>> • Metadata and Software Engineering
>> • Metadata application of Semantic Web technologies
>> • Ontologies and Ontology-based Knowledge Management Systems
>> III. Case Studies
>> • Metadata and ontologies for librarianship, management of historical
>> archives and archeological research
>> • Metadata and ontologies for the design of innovative products and
>> processes
>> • Metadata and ontologies for health, biological and clinical
>> information management
>> • Metadata and ontologies in finance, tourism and public administrations
>> • Metadata and ontologies in industry
>> • Metadata and ontologies in education
>> • Metadata and ontologies in agriculture, food and environment
>> IV. Technological Issues
>> • Technologies for Metadata and ontology storage
>> • Technologies for Metadata and ontology integration
>> • Technologies for Metadata extraction and navigation, querying and
>> editing of ontologies
>> • Technologies for Learning Objects management
>> • Search engines
>> • Localization
>> • Visualization
>> • Mobile challenges
>> V. Tutorials
>> • Using Semantic MediaWiki for Beginners
>> • Setting up Semantic MediaWiki for a special purpose
>> • Search engine strategies
>> You can bring in your ideas for tutorials. If you are interested in a
>> particular topic, please let us know.
>> ****Paper submission****
>> Interested authors can submit to EasyChair
>> (https://www.easychair.org/conferences/?conf=mtsr2014).
>> The following types of presentation are invited:
>> • full papers (10-15 pages) reporting complete research
>> • short papers (4-8 pages) presenting ongoing or preliminary research
>> • posters (2 pages)
>> Papers should be original and not previously submitted to other
>> Conferences or Journals. All submissions will be reviewed on the basis
>> of relevance, originality, importance and clarity following a
>> double-blind peer review process. Submitted papers have to follow the
>> LNCS proceedings formatting style and guidelines. Authors of accepted
>> papers will be asked to register to the Conference and present their
>> work in the form of either oral presentation or poster presentation.
>> The Conference welcomes Workshops and Tutorial on any issues
>> concerning metadata, ontologies, semantic Web, knowledge management,
>> software engineering and digital libraries.
>> Proceedings will be published by Springer in the Communications in
>> Computer and Information Science (CCIS) book series (7899). CCIS is
>> abstracted/indexed in DBLP, Google Scholar, EI-Compendex, Mathematical
>> Reviews, SCImago, Scopus. CCIS volumes are also submitted for the
>> inclusion in ISI Proceedings.
>> Revised and extended versions of best papers will be published in
>> selected international journals, including the International Journal
>> of Metadata, Semantics and Ontologies (Inderscience), and Program:
>> Electronic library and information systems (Emerald) (list incomplete).
>> ****Awards****
>> Best paper award
>> This award will be presented to the authors of the best full paper
>> submitted and presented to the conference.
>> Best student paper award
>> The 8th MTSR 14 conference sponsors a paper competition to recognize
>> excellence in a conference paper contribution whose primary author is
>> a student (normally at a PhD or MRes level). The student is required
>> to present the paper at the MTSR2014 conference. Submissions are
>> evaluated on their originality, scientific merits, structure, and
>> clarity of composition.
>> -We look forward to see you in Karlsruhe, Germany.
Received on Wednesday, 24 September 2014 07:50:49 UTC

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