RED 2010
         Heraklion, Greece, May 29-June 2, 2011

  Fourth International Workshop on Resource Discovery



Program Committee:

Mohammad Alrifai, University of Hannover, Germany.
José Luis Ambite, University Southern California, USA.
Yudith Cardinale, Universidad Simón Bolívar, Venezuela.
Vassilis Christophides, ICS-FORTH, Greece.
Oscar Corcho, Universidad Politécnica de Madrid (UPM), Spain.
Joyce El Haddad, Université Paris-Dauphine, France.
Alberto Fernández, Universidad Rey Juan Carlos, Spain.
Manolis Gergatsoulis, Ionian University, Greece.
Marlene Goncalves, Universidad Simón Bolívar, Venezuela.

Andreas Harth , AIFB, Karlsruhe Intitute of Technology, Germany.
H.V. Jagadish, University of Michigan, USA.
Günter Ladwig, AIFB, Karlsruhe Intitute of Technology, Germany.

Maria Maleshkova, KMI, The Open University, United Kingdom.
Kunal Patel, Ingenuity Systems, USA.

Marta Rukoz, Paris Ouest Nanterre La Défense University, France.
Fatiha Saïs, IUT Orsay (Paris-Sud 11 University), France.

Miguel-Angel Sicilia, Univeristy of Alcalá, Spain.
Sherif Sakr, National ICT Australia (NICTA) and University of New South Wales (UNSW), Australia.

Hala Skaf-Moli, Nantes University, LINA, France.
Dimitrios Skoutas, University of Hannover, Germany.
Maciej Zaremba, DERI and National University of Ireland, Irland.

May 29-June 2,  2011
Heraklion, Greece
At the 8th Extended Semantic Web Conference
(ESWC 2011)
Topics of Interest include (but are not limited to)

  • Ontology-based Resource Discovery. 
  • Formalisms to semantically describe resources as well as user preferences and quality.
  • Resource Discovery query languages.
  • Applications to register, produce and consume resources, e.g. crawlers, search engines, federated frameworks.
  • Query rewriting over Web resources such as Web Services and Linked Datasets.
  • Cost-models and Optimization for Resource Discovery.
  • Automatic extraction of metadata.
  • Scalable architectures for Resource Discovery.
  • Applications in e-government, life science, healthcare, among others.
  • Benchmarks for Resource Discovery Evaluation.