MTSR 2017 | 11th Metadata and Semantics Research Conference - November 28th – December 1st 2017

22/03/2017

http://www.mtsr-conf.org/

Scope and Topics

Contributions are welcome on this year’s theme “Internet of Things (IoT) in Library and Information Science Research”, including contributions covering, but not limited to, metadata in general, ontologies, Semantic Web, linked data, data repositories, digital libraries, knowledge management, software engineering, and the following list:

I. Foundations

  • Typology of metadata and metadata implementations
  • The value and cost of metadata
  • Quality evaluation in the use of metadata
  • Metadata reusability
  • New or revised metadata schemas or application profiles
  • Metadata standardization
  • Empirical studies on metadata and/or ontologies usage

II. Languages and Frameworks for Metadata Management

  • SGML, XML, UML in theory and practice
  • Languages and Frameworks for Ontology Management
  • Metadata and the Semantic Web
  • Metadata and Knowledge Management
  • Metadata and Software Engineering
  • Metadata application of Semantic Web technologies
  • Ontologies and Ontology-based Knowledge Management Systems

III. Case Studies

  • Metadata and ontologies for librarianship, management of historical archives and archaeological research
  • Metadata and ontologies for the design of innovative products and processes
  • Metadata and ontologies for health, biological and clinical information management
  • Metadata and ontologies in finance, tourism and public administrations
  • Metadata and ontologies in industry
  • Metadata and ontologies in education
  • Metadata and ontologies in agriculture, food and environment

IV. Technological Issues

Technologies for:

  • Metadata and ontology storage, Metadata and ontology integration, Metadata extraction and navigation, querying and editing of ontologies
  • Learning Objects management
  • Search engines, Localization & Visualization
  • Mobile challenges

V. Digital Libraries, Information Retrieval, Big, Linked, Social & Open Data

  • Ontologies and SKOS
  • Linked Data and its applications
  • Information visualization
  • Metadata quality
  • Digital curation
  • Impact and evaluation of digital libraries
  • Use and re-use of digital data
  • Data mining
  • Open & Social Data
  • Social Networking & Collaboration platforms
  • Multilingual IR
  • User behavior and modeling
  • Big Data semantics, search and mining
  • Big Data best practices
  • Reasoning on Big Data

VI. Tutorials and Workshops

You can bring in your ideas for tutorials. If you are interested in a particular topic, please let us know by sending an email to mtsr.conference@gmail.com

Expected Participants:

Academics, researchers and practitioners in the specialized fields of metadata, ontologies and semantics research.

State: Pending

Details

Agenda

For more information concerning the event, please visit: http://www.mtsr-conf.org/

Physical location
Tallinn, Estonia
Tallinn University in Tallinn, Estonia
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