[CEUR Workshop Proceedings] Vol-884

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VLDS 2012
Very Large Data Search

Proceedings of the Second International Workshop on Searching and Integrating New Web Data Sources

Istanbul, Turkey, August 31, 2012.

Edited by

Marco Brambilla *
Stefano Ceri *
Tim Furche **
Georg Gottlob **

* Politecnico di Milano, Dipartimento di Elettronica e Informazione, Milano, Italy
** University of Oxford, Department of Computer Science, Oxford, UK

Table of Contents

    Session 1: Invited talks

  1. Semantic Search: from Names and Phrases to Entities and Relations (invited paper) 3
    Gerhard Weikum
  2. The Future of Information Discovery and Search: Content Optimization, Interactivity, Semantics, and Social Networks (invited paper) 4
    Raghu Ramakrishnan
  3. Session 2: Web Knowledge Bases

  4. Cross-Fertilizing Deep Web Analysis and Ontology Enrichment 5-8
    Marilena Oita, Antoine Amarilli, Pierre Senellart
  5. Hierarchical Clustering on HDP Topics to build a Semantic Tree from Text 9-14
    Jianfeng Si, Qing Li, Tieyun Qian, Xiaotie Deng
  6. Query-Time Reasoning in Uncertain RDF Knowledge Bases with Soft and Hard Rules 15-20
    Ndapandula Nakashole, Mauro Sozio, Fabian Suchanek, Martin Theobald
  7. Session 3: Deep Web

  8. Dealing with the Deep Web and all its Quirks 21-24
    Meghyn Bienvenu, Daniel Deutch, Davide Martinenghi, Pierre Senellart, Fabian Suchanek
  9. DeepDive: Web-scale Knowledge-base Construction using Statistical Learning and Inference 25-28
    Feng Niu, Ce Zhang, Christopher Re, Jude Shavlik
  10. Session 4: Wrappers

  11. Think before you Act! Minimising Action Execution in Wrappers 29-34
    Tim Furche, Giovanni Grasso, Christian Schallhart, Andrew Sellers, Antonino Rullo
  12. Minimizing the Costs of the Training Data for Learning Web Wrappers 35-40
    Rolando Creo, Valter Crescenzi, Disheng Qiu, Paolo Merialdo

15-Aug-2012: submitted by Marco Brambilla
16-Aug-2012: published on CEUR-WS.org