Monthly Archives: June 2012

Joint Workshop of the DFG Research Training Groups in Computer Science

The students Juliane Brink, Giorgio De Felice and Jens Ortmann, and the postdocs  Tomi Kauppinen and Falko Schmid represented IRTG during the Joint Workshop of the DFG Research Training Groups in Computer Science held in Dagstuhl on June 18-20, 2012. … Continue reading

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Journal Article "An Egocentric Reference System for Affordances" Accepted Pending Major Revision for the Semantic Web Journal

I am pleased to let you know that the journal article “An Egocentric Reference System for Affordances“ by Jens Ortmann, Giorgio De Felice, Dong Wang and Desiree Daniel was accepted for publication pending major revision for the Semantic Web Journal. … Continue reading

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Representing Vague Places : Determining a Suitable Method

“Representing Vague Places : Determining a Suitable Method” – a paper by Mohammed Imaduddin Humayun and Angela Schwering was accepted for publication and will be presented at the Place-Related Knowledge Acquisition Research (P-KAR) workshop, in conjunction with Spatial Cognition 2012, Kloster Seeon, Germany, August 31th, 2012.

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Intuitive and Natural Interfaces for Geospatial Data Classification

A paper entitled “Intuitive and Natural Interfaces for Geospatial Data Classification” by Falko Schmid, Oliver Kutz, Lutz Frommberger, Till Mossakowski, Tomi Kauppinen and Cunyuan Cai was accepted for publication and will be presented at the Place-Related Knowledge Acquisition Research (P-KAR) Workshop, in conjunction with Spatial … Continue reading

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IRTG at the 2nd International Conference on Web Intelligence, Mining and Semantics (WIMS'12)

Last week, Alejandro Llaves flew to Craiova (Romania) to attend the WIMS’12 conference and to present a paper about his research work: Llaves, A., Michels, H., Maué, P., & Roth, M. (2012): “Semantic Event Processing in ENVISION”. In Proceedings of … Continue reading

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IRTG at Schloss Dagstuhl for the Joint Workshop of DFG graduate schools

Participants of the Joint Workshop of the DFG Research Training Groups in Computer Science at Schloss Dagstuhl The IRTG Semantic Integration of Geospatial Information participated the Joint Workshop of the DFG Research Training Groups in Computer Science—Part 1: Dataexploration, Visualization, and … Continue reading

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Paper accepted for publishing at ECAI 2012: Combining DRA and CYC into a Network Friendly Calculus

A paper titled “Combining DRA and CYC into a Network Friendly Calculus” has been accepted for full paper publication at the 20th European Conference on Artificial Intelligence (ECAI 2012).  In the paper the author, Malumbo Chipofya, describes two families of binary … Continue reading

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Tutorial on Linked Science at EKAW2012

Tutorial on Linked Science 2012 (TOLSCI2012) When: October 7th, 2012 Where: Galway City, Ireland Tutorial at the International Conference on Knowledge Engineering and Knowledge Management (EKAW 2012) Tutorial URI: http://linkedscience.org/events/tolsci2012/ Linked Science is an approach to interconnect scientific assets in order to enable … Continue reading

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Dagstuhl Seminar on Cognitive Approach for the Semantic Web

From May 29th to June 1st, the IRTG student Jens Ortmann attended the invitation-only Dagstuhl seminar “Cognitive Approach for the Semantic Web“. The event was coordinated by Krzystof Janowicz from UC Santa Barbara, and organized by Dedre Gentner, Pascal Hitzler, Kai-Uwe … Continue reading

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Congratulations Chipofya Family!

On a lighter note, we are very happy to congratulate Malumbo Chipofya and his wife Deborah on their new addition to the family. Malumbo and his wife Deborah are proud parents of a baby boy named Unandi Chipofya. We wish … Continue reading

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