First International Joint Workshop SMR2 2007 on

Service Matchmaking and Resource Retrieval in the Semantic Web

November 11, 2007

At the 6th International Semantic Web 2007 Conference Busan, South Korea

Preliminary Program

9:00 - 9:15 Opening

Session 1: Semantic Service Discovery

9:15 - 10:00 Invited Talk by Charles Petrie

10:00 - 10:30
Semantic Web Service Offer Discovery.
Jacek Kopecky, Elena Simperl, Dieter Fensel (DERI Innsbruck, Austria)

-- Coffee Break --

11:00 - 11:30
Efficient Discovery of Services specified in Description Logics Languages.
Claudia d'Amato (University of Bari, Italy), Steffen Staab (University of Koblenz-Landau, Germany), Nicola Fanizzi, Floriana Esposito (University of Bari, Italy)

11:30 - 12:00
Towards Fine-grained Service Matchmaking by Using Concept Similarity.
Alberto Fernandez, Axel Polleres, Sascha Ossowski (Universidad Rey Juan Carlos, Spain)

12:00 - 12:30
Hybrid OWL-S Service Retrieval with OWLS-MX: Benefits and Pitfalls.
Matthias Klusch (DFKI, Germany), Benedikt Fries

12:30 - 13:00
Performance of Hybrid WSML Service Matching with WSMO-MX:
Preliminary Results
Frank Kaufer (Hasso Plattner Institute, Germany), Matthias Klusch (DFKI, Germany)

-- Lunch --

Session 2: Semantic Service Engineering and Applications

14:00 - 14:15
Semantic Web Services in the Web: A Preliminary Reality Check.
Zhiguo Xing (Saarland University, Germany), Matthias Klusch (DFKI, Germany)

14:15 - 14:30
Towards Semantic Web Service Engineering.
Gennady Agre (IIT Bulgarian Academy of Sciences, Bulgary),Zlatina Marinova (OntoText Lab)

14:30 - 14:45
Formulation of Hierarchical Task Network Service (De)composition.
Seiji Koide, Hideaki Takeda (NII, Japan)

14:45 - 15:00
OWL-Q for QoS-based Semantic Web Service Description and Discovery.
Kiriakos Kritikos, Dimitri Plexousakis (Foundation of Research and Technology, Greece)

15:00 - 15:30
Optimizing the Retrieval of Pertinent Answers for NL Questions with the E-Librarian Service.
Serge Linckels (Hasso Plattner Institute, Germany), Harald Sack (University of Jena, Germany), Christoph Meinel (Hasso Plattner Institute, Germany)

-- Coffee Break --

Session 3: Semantic Web Service Selection Tools: The S3 Competition 2007
16:00 - 16:30 Short Demonstration & Results

Session 4: Panel & Open Discussion
16:30 - 17:30 "Semantic Service Discovery - Quo Vadis?"

17:30 Closing