Conference Program

Nov. 25, Sun:co-located event (in Japanese)
Special Interest Group on Semantic Web and Ontology (SIG-SWO),
The Japanese Society for Artificial Intelligence(JSAI)[details(in Japanese)]
Nov. 26, Mon:DAY 1
9:00-11:30 Tutorial / Workshop
    9:00-11:30 Tutorial 1: How to Build Your Own Triplestore Using Table Data
    9:00-11:30 Tutorial 2: Practical use of Knowledge Graph
- with Case Studies using Semantic Web Publishing tools
    9:00-11:30 Workshop
13:00-15:00 Tutorial / Workshop
    13:00-15:00 Tutorial 2: Practical use of Knowledge Graph
- with Case Studies using Semantic Web Publishing tools
    13:00-15:00 Workshop
(Coffee Break)
15:30-16:00 Opening
16:00-17:40 Session 1    Government Open Data
    16:00-16:20 Publication of Statistical Linked Open data in Japan
Junichi Matsuda, Akie Mizutani, Yu Asano, Dan Yamamoto, Hideaki Takeda, Ikki Ohmukai, Fumihiro Kato, Seiji Koide, Hiromu Harada and Shoki Nishimura
    16:20-16:40 Building the Core Vocabulary of Crop Names to Integrate the Vocabularies by Multiple Government Agencies
Sungmin Joo, Hideaki Takeda, Akane Takezaki and Tomokazu Yoshida
    16:40-17:00 IMI: A Common Vocabulary Framework for Open Government Data
Fumihiro Kato, Hideaki Takeda, Shuichi Tashiro, Kenji Hiramoto and Yuzo Matsuzawa
    17:00-17:20 A Conceptual Framework for Linking Open Government Data based-on Geolocation: A Case Study of Thailand
Punnawit Budsapawanich, Chutiporn Anutariya and Choochart Haruechaiyasak
    17:20-17:40 Construction and Reuse of Linked Agriculture Data: An Experience of Taiwan Government Open Data
Dongpo Deng, Guan-Shuo Mai and Steven Shiau
18:30-20:30 Poster & Demo [Reception]
Nov. 27, Tue:DAY 2
9:00-10:00 Keynote
10:10-11:50 Session 2    Knowledge Graphs
    10:10-10:30 Knowledge Driven Intelligent Survey SystemS for Linguists
Ricardo Soares, Elspeth Edelstein, Jeff Z. Pan and Adam Wyner
    10:30-10:50 More is Better: Sequential combinations of knowledge graph embedding approaches
Kemas Wiharja, Jeff Z. Pan, Martin Kollingbaum and Yu Deng
    10:50-11:10 Knowledge Graph-based Core Concept Identification in Learning Resources
Rub́ en Manrique, Christian Gŕ evisse, Olga Marino and Steffen Rothkugel
    11:10-11:30 Ranking Diagnoses for Inconsistent Knowledge Graphs by Representation Learning
Jianfeng Du
    11:30-11:40 Incorporating text into the triple context for knowledge graph embedding   (Short Paper)
Liang Zhang, Jun Shi, Guilin Qi and Weizhuo Li
    11:40-11:50 On Enhancing Visual Query Building Over KGs Using Query Logs   (Short Paper)
Vidar Klungre, Ahmet Soylu, Martin Giese, Arild Waaler and Evgeny Kharlamov
13:30-15:00 Session 3    Data Management
    13:30-13:50 Ontology-Based Semantic Representation of Silk Road’s Caravanserais: Conceptualization of Multifaceted Links
Elham Andaroodi and Frederic Andres
    13:50-14:10 Unified Access to Heterogeneous Data Sources using an Ontology
Daniel Mercier, Hyunmin Cheong and Chaitanya Tapaswi
    14:10-14:30 EmbNum: Semantic Labeling for Numerical Values with Deep Metric Learning
Phuc Nguyen, Khai Nguyen, Ryutaro Ichise and Hideaki Takeda
    14:30-14:50 SPARQ λ : AfunctionalperspectiveonLinkedDataServices
Christian Vogelgesang, Torsten Spieldenner and Reń e Schubotz
    14:50-15:00 Predicate Invention Based RDF Data Compression   (Short Paper)
Man Zhu, Weixin Wu, Jeff Z. Pan, Jingyu Han, Pengfei Huang and Qian Liu
(Coffee Break)
15:30-16:30 Session 4    Semantic Web for Life Sciences
    15:30-15:50 Inference of Functions, Roles, and Applications of Chemicals Using Linked Open Data and Ontologies
Tatsuya Kushida, Kouji Kozaki, Takahiro Kawamura, Yuka Tateisi, Yasunori Yamamoto and Toshihisa Takagi
    15:50-16:10 Semantic Navigation of disease-specific Pathways: The case of Non-small cell lung cancer(NSCLC)
Sung Min Yang and Hong-Gee Kim
    16:10-16:20 Integrated semantic model for complex disease network   (Short Paper)
Junho Park, Sungkwon Yang and Hong-Gee Kim
    16:20-16:30 Implementing LOD Surfer as a Search System for the Annotation of Multiple Protein Sequence Alignment   (Short Paper)
Atsuko Yamaguchi and Hiroyuki Toh
16:40-18:00 Session 5    Question Answering and NLP
    16:40-17:00 A Marker Passing Approach to Winograd Schemas
Johannes F ̈ahndrich, Sabine Weber and Hannes Kanthak
    17:00-17:20 Leveraging Part-of-Speech Tagging for Sentiment Analysis in Short Texts and Regular Texts
Wai-Howe Khong, Lay-Ki Soon, Hui-Ngo Goh and Su-Cheng Haw
    17:20-17:40 A Methodology for a Criminal Law and Procedure Ontology for Legal Question Answering
Biralatei Fawei, Jeff Z. Pan, Martin Kollingbaum and Adam Z. Wyner
    17:40-18:00 A Quantitative Evaluation of Natural Language Question Interpretation for Question Answering Systems
Takuto Asakura, Jin-Dong Kim, Yasunori Yamamoto, Yuka Tateisi and Toshihisa Takagi
19:00-21:00 Banquet
Nov. 28, Wed:DAY 3
9:00-10:00 Invited Talk
10:10-11:40 Session 6    Ontology and Reasoning
    10:10-10:30 DeFind: A Protege Plugin for Computing Concept Definitions in EL Ontologies
Denis Ponomaryov and Stepan Yakovenko
    10:30-10:50 A graph-based method for interactive mapping revision
Weizhuo Li, Songmao Zhang, Guilin Qi, Xuefeng Fu and Qiu Ji
    10:50-11:10 Automatic Ontology Development from Semi-structured Data in Web-Portal: Towards Ontology of Thai Rice Knowledge
Taneth Ruangrajitpakorn, Rachada Kongkachandra, Pokpong Songmuang and Thepchai Supnithi
    11:10-11:30 Semantic Diagnostics of Smart Factories
Ognjen Savkovic, Evgeny Kharlamov, Martin Ringsquandl, Guohui Xiao, Gulnar Mehdi, Elem Guezel Kalayci, Werner Nutt and Ian Horrocks
    11:30-11:40 Making Complex Ontologies End User Accessible via Ontology  (Short Paper)
Ahmet Soylu and Evgeny Kharlamov
13:00-13:30 Closing
13:30- Excursion (Optional)
Course 1: Naruto whirlpools cruise (
Course 2: Local Sake tour


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