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Semantic Integration

Proceedings of the Semantic Integration Workshop
Collocated with the Second International Semantic Web Conference (ISWC-03)

Sanibel Island, Florida, October 20, 2003.

Edited by

AnHai Doan, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Alon Halevy, University of Washington
Natasha Noy, Stanford University

Table of Contents

Research papers

  1. Approximate Query Reformulation for Ontology Integration
    J. Akahani, K. Hiramatsu, and T. Satoh
  2. Fund Finder Wrapper: A case study of database-to-ontology mapping
    J. Barrasa, O. Corcho, A. Gómez-Pérez
  3. Building an Ontology with MOMIS
    D. Beneventano, S. Bergamaschi, F. Guerra
  4. An algorithm for semantic coordination
    P. Bouquet, L. Serafini, S. Zanobini, M. Benerecetti
  5. Exploiting Ontologies to Achieve Semantic Convergence Between Different CC/PP-like RDF Schemes for Representing Devices Capabilities: the SADiC Approach
    F. Cannistrà
  6. An integrative proximity measure for ontology alignment
    J. Euzenat, P. Valtchev
  7. Semantic matching
    F. Giunchiglia and P. Shvaiko
  8. Semantic integration through invariants
    M. Grüninger and J. Kopena
  9. Semantic Integration in the IFF
    R. Kent
  10. Evolution Management for Interconnected Ontologies
    M. Klein and H. Stuckenschmidt
  11. From an ontology-based search engine towards a mediator for medical and biological information integration
    G. Marquet, C. Golbreich, A. Burgun
  12. SCL: A Logic Standard for Semantic Integration
    C. Menzel, P. Hayes
  13. A Controlled Language for Semantic Annotation and Interoperability in e-Business Applications
    M.Missikoff, F.Schiappelli , F.Taglino
  14. On Semantic Interoperability and the Flow of Information
    M. Schorlemmer and Y. Kalfoglou
  15. Developing Consensus Ontologies for the Semantic Web
    L. Stephens, A. Gangam, and M. Huhns
  16. Evaluating Ontological Analysis
    C. Welty, R. Mahindru, and J.Chu-Carroll
  17. Using Domain Ontologies to Discover Direct and Indirect Matches for Schema Elements
    L. Xu and D. Embley
  18. Translating Naive User Queries on the Semantic Web
    B. Yan, R.MacGregor
  19. Knowledge Augmentation for Aligning Ontologies: An Evaluation in the Biomedical Domain
    S. Zhang, O. Bodenreider

Demo Descriptions

  1. Efficient development of data migration transformations
    P. Carreira and H. Galhardas
  2. Mediating Knowledge between Application Components
    M. Crubézy, Z. Pincus, and M. A. Musen
  3. COntext INterchange (COIN) System Demonstration
    A. Firat, M. Kaleem, P. Lee, S. Madnick, A.Moulton, M.Siegel, H. Zhu
  4. OntoBuilder: Fully Automatic Extraction and Consolidation of Ontologies from Web Sources
    A. Gal, G. Modica, and H. Jamil
  5. A Collaborative Development Environment for Ontologies (CODE)
    P. Hayes, R. Saavedra, T. Reichherzer
  6. Service-Oriented Ontology Mapping System
    N. Silva, J. Rocha
  7. Resolving Schema and Value Heterogeneities for XML Web Querying
    N.Wiegand, N. Zhou, I. Cruz and W. Sunna

Position statements

  1. Semantic Integration in Biomedicine
    O. Bodenreider and S. Zhang
  2. Complex Alignments Between Ontology Universes
    A. Borgida
  3. Efficient development of data migration transformations
    P. Carreira, H. Galhardas
  4. Semantic Integration and Inconsistency
    S. Easterbrook
  5. Towards composing and benchmarking ontology alignments
    J. Euzenat
  6. Evaluating Matching Algorithms: the Monotonicity Principle
    A. Gal
  7. Position Statement
    F. Giunchiglia, P. Shvaiko
  8. Challenges for Biomedical Information Integration
    C. Golbreich, A. Burgun
  9. Semantic Integration: Position Statement
    M. Grüninger and J. Kopena
  10. What do we need for ontology integration on the Semantic Web
    N. Noy
  11. Position statement
    M. Schorlemmer, Y. Kalfoglou
  12. Challenges in Making Context Interchange Part of the Semantic Web
    M. Siegel, S. Madnick, A. Firat, A. Moulton, H. Zhu
  13. Consensus Ontologies for Semantic Reconciliation
    L. Stephens and M. Huhns
  14. Semantic Matching in the SWAP Project
    KR & R Group, Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam
  15. Position statement
    N. Wiegand, I. Cruz, N. Zhou, and W. Sunna
  16. Grassroots Semantic Web Tools
    B. Yan, R. MacGregor, I. Ko, J. Lopez

Submitted by N.Noy, September 25, 2003
Updated by N. Boy, September 26, 2003
Updated by N.Noy, December 8, 2003