Spatial Semantics and Ontologies (SSO) 2011 Workshop    (2YMP)

Tuesday Nov. 1, 2011    (2YMN)

Part of the 19th ACM SIGSPATIAL International Conference on Advances in Geographic Information Systems (ACM SIGSPATIAL GIS 2011) see [ also official page ]    (2Z06)

Agenda    (2YM2)

Some of the Slides are now available and presenters are in bold    (2YSC)

09:00-09:10 Introduction and Overview (Nancy Wiegand, University of Wisconsin-Madison)    (2Z1M)

09:00-10:00 Keynote Address A (biased) Roadmap Towards Semantic Interoperability in GIScience Krzysztof Janowicz, UCSB    (2YM3)

10:00-10:30 Exploiting Semantics of Web Services for Geospatial Data Fusion [ slides ] Pedro Szekely, Craig Knoblock, Shubham Gupta, Mohsen Taheriyan , Bo Wu    (2YM4)

10:30-11:00 Coffee Break    (2YM5)

11:00-11:30 Introducing the New SIM-DLA Semantic Similarity Measurement Plug-in for the Protégé Ontology Editor Christoph Mülligann, Johannes Trame, Krzysztof Janowicz    (2YM6)

11:30-12:00 Volunteered Geographic Services: Developing a Linked Data Driven Location-based Service [ slides ] Alexander Savelyev, Krzysztof Janowicz, Jim Thatcher, Sen Xu, Christoph Mülligann, Wei Luo    (2YM7)

12:00-12:30 A Semantic Web Map Mediation Service: Interactive Redesign and Sharing of Map Legends Mark Gahagan, Will Smart, Sina Masoud-Ansari, Brandon Whitehead    (2YM8)

12:30-2:00 Lunch    (2YM9)

02:00-02:30 Modeling Geospatial Barriers Emily White, Kathleen Stewart    (2YMA)

02:30-03:00 Balloon: Representing and Querying the Near Future Movement of Predictive Moving Objects [ slides ] Hechen Liu, Markus Schneider    (2YMB)

03:00-03:30 Lightning Round For example: preliminary results, ideas related to presentations, complementary themes, ideas not covered in presentations, ideas for subsequent workshops. Additional discussion can occur in the 4:30-5:30 session.    (2YMC)

3:30-4:00 Coffee Break    (2YMD)

04:00-4:30 Applying WCO Ontology to Geospatial Web Coverage Services [ slides ] Xia Wang, Peter Baumann    (2YME)

4:30-5:30 General discussion with audience participation for work involving semantics in the geospatial area [ Intro-to-SOCoP ] [ slides2 ]    (2YSD)