EKAW 2010 - Knowledge Engineering and Knowledge Management by the Masses

11th October-15th October 2010 - Lisbon, Portugal

EKAW 2010

The 17th International Conference on Knowledge Engineering and Knowledge Management is concerned with all aspects of eliciting, acquiring, modeling and managing knowledge, and its role in the construction of knowledge-intensive systems and services for the semantic web, knowledge management, e-business, natural language processing, intelligent information integration, etc. The focus of the 17th edition of EKAW will be on Knowledge Management and Engineering by the Masses. Besides a research track, EKAW will feature a tutorial and workshop program, as well as a poster and demo track. The proceedings of the conference will be published by Springer Verlag in the LNCS series. Poster/demo notes and workshop/tutorial notes will be published separately in a companion booklet.

Call for papers available

Call for Workshop Proposals

Call for Tutorials

Call for posters and demos

Proceedings of the Poster and Demo Trac

Download the conference flyer

The conference will take place at the Gulbenkian Foundation in Lisbon.

Previous EKAW conferences: EKAW 2008 EKAW 2006 EKAW 2004

Important Dates New deadlines
  • Submission: 18th of April 2010
  • Notification: 28th of May 2010
  • Camera Ready: 18th of June 2010
Organizing Committee
  • General and PC chairs:
    • Sofia Pinto (INESC-ID, Lisbon)
    • Philipp Cimiano (CITEC, Universität Bielefeld)
  • Workshop chair: Siegfried Handschuh (DERI, NUI Galway)
  • Tutorial chair: Victoria Uren (University of Sheffield)
  • Demonstration chairs:
    • Oscar Corcho (UPM, Madrid)
    • Johanna Völker (University of Mannheim)
  • Webmaster:
    • Ícaro Medeiros (INESC-ID, Lisbon)
    • Andre Grandoch (CITEC, Universität Bielefeld)
Topics & Paper Types

EKAW 2010 will call for papers on the following general topics (more detailed topics will be published in the call for papers):

  • Knowledge Management
  • Knowledge Engineering and Acquisition
  • Knowledge in Use
  • Social and Cognitive Aspects of Knowledge Engineering
  • Knowledge Management and Engineering by the Masses (special focus)

Further, EKAW 2010 will accept different paper types which will all have the same status in the proceedings:

  • Standard research papers
  • In-Use papers
  • Problem analysis papers
  • Reproduction papers

Proceedings of the conference will be published by Springer Verlag in LNCS Lecture Notes in Computer Science series. The LNCS/LNAI volume will contain invited papers and contributed papers. Poster/demo notes and tutorial notes will be published separately by the organising agency.

The Proceedings are available online here .

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