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SemTech 101

04:00 PM - 05:30 PM Mon, Jun, 21
Title Speakers Audience
Title
Semantics for the Rest of Us
Speakers
Eric Yahoo A. Franzon, Smart Data SEO
Brian Sletten, Bosatsu Consulting, Inc.
Audience
Business / Non-Technical

Chairman's Presentation & Reception

05:30 PM - 07:00 PM Mon, Jun, 21
Title Speakers Audience
Title
What Will We Be Saying About Semantics This Year?
Speakers
Dave McComb, Semantic Arts Inc.
Audience
Technical - Introductory

Evening Conference Sessions

05:00 PM - 06:00 PM Tue, Jun, 22
Title Speakers Audience
Title
Case Study: Using Ontologies for Opportunistic Systems Integration
Speakers
Elisa Kendall, Sandpiper Software
Reginald Ford, SRI International
Audience
Technical - Intermediate
Title
Rapid Prototyping with the Jena Command Line Utilities
Speakers
Mark Wallace, Modus Operandi
Audience
Technical - Advanced
Title
Unhappy with Internal Corporate Search? Come Learn Tips and Tricks for Building a Controlled Vocabulary Ontology
Speakers
Bettina K. Schimanski, Sandia National Laboratories
Jennifer Miller, Sandia National Laboratories
Audience
Technical - Introductory
Title
Reputation, community, Web 2.0, and games: incentives for semantics – about getting people involved
Speakers
Katharina Siorpaes, STI Innsbruck
Elena Simperl, Karlsruhe Institute of Technology
Audience
Technical - Introductory
Title
User Interfaces for Semantic Web: Do They Have to Be Ugly?
Speakers
Andraz Tori, Zemanta
Audience
Technical - Introductory
Title
Lightweight Semantic Annotations for Web Services
Speakers
Dumitru Roman, SINTEF
Arne Jørgen Berre, SINTEF
Audience
Technical - Introductory

Conference Sessions

07:30 AM - 08:20 AM Wed, Jun, 23
Title Speakers Audience
Title
Using a Controlled Vocabulary for Managing a Digital Library Platform
Speakers
Sean Boisen, Logos Bible Software
Audience
Technical - Intermediate
Title
Using SKOS and Semantic Technologies to support smart, sustainable growth in Europe
Speakers
Henric Stjernquist, European Commission
Johan De Smedt, TenForce
Audience
Technical - Intermediate
Title
Interactive Exploration of Enterprise- and Web-Datasets
Speakers
Andreas Harth, AIFB/KIT
Audience
Technical - Introductory
Title
Semantic Technology and Healthcare Reform: How to Decrease the Cost of Healthcare with Semantic Technologies
Speakers
Bill L. Victoria, Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas, Health Care Services Corp.
Audience
Business / Non-Technical
Title
Maintaining Temporal Perspective
Speakers
Ian Emmons, BBN Technologies, Inc.
Douglas Reid, BBN Technologies, Inc.
Audience
Technical - Advanced

Conference Sessions

10:15 AM - 11:15 AM Wed, Jun, 23
Title Speakers Audience
Title
Semantics for Intelligence and Security
Speakers
Oren Yosifon, MindCite
Paul Cichonski, Booz Allen Hamilton / NIST
Audience
Technical - Introductory
Title
Semantics in Publishing
Speakers
Bob DuCharme, TopQuadrant
Luca Scagliarini, Expert System
Audience
Business / Non-Technical
Title
Components of a Semantic Enterprise
Speakers
Christine JM. Connors, TriviumRLG LLC
Gary Carlson, Gary Carlson Consulting
Audience
Technical - Introductory
Title
Consumer-Led and Social Approaches to Semantic Representation and Deployment
Speakers
Anne Hunt, Primal
Peter Sweeney, Primal
Audience
Business / Non-Technical
Title
Semantic Applications for Financial Services
Speakers
David S. Newman, Wells Fargo
Audience
Business / Non-Technical
Title
Using Knoodl.com to Facilitate the Human Resource Enterprise Information Web (HR-EIW) for the U.S. Dept. of Defense
Speakers
Michael A. Lang, Revelytix
Brooke Stevenson, Spry Enterprises, Inc
Audience
Case Study
Technical - Introductory
Title
Assistive and Automatic Tools for Tagging and Categorizing Anything
Speakers
Seth Maislin, Earley & Associates
Audience
Technical - Introductory

Conference Sessions

11:30 AM - 12:30 PM Wed, Jun, 23
Title Speakers Audience
Title
Semantics for Situational and Contextual Awareness
Speakers
Mala Mehrotra, Pragati
David Kolas, BBN Technologies
Audience
Technical - Intermediate
Title
Accelerating the Adoption of Linked Data
Speakers
Georgi Kobilarov, Uberblic Labs
Dave Reynolds, Epimorphics Ltd
Audience
Business / Non-Technical
Technical - Introductory
Title
Introducing Semantics Concepts in a Television Broadcasting Organization
Speakers
Roger Roberts, RTBF
Guy N.L. Marechal, TITAN
Audience
Title
Semantic Technologies to Enable the Knowledge-powered Enterprise: The ACTIVE Approach
Speakers
Paul Warren, Eurescom GmbH
John Davies, BT
Audience
Technical - Introductory
Title
The Enterprise Data Management Council Semantics Repository Case Study
Speakers
Mike G. Bennett, EDM Council Inc.
Audience
Title
Semantics for Emergency Response and Disaster Management Systems
Speakers
Bob Smith, Tall Tree Labs
Rex Brooks, Starbourne Communications Design
Steven R. Ray, Carnegie Mellon University
Audience
Technical - Introductory
Title
Taking the Tech Out of Semtech
Speakers
Sean Martin, Cambridge Semantics
Audience
Technical - Intermediate
Title
Estimating and Managing the Costs and Benefits of Knowledge Structures
Speakers
Elena Simperl, Karlsruhe Institute of Technology
Audience
Business / Non-Technical
Title
The Characteristics of a RESTful Semantic Web and Why They Are Important
Speakers
Chimezie U. Ogbuji, Cleveland Clinic
Audience
Technical - Introductory

Conference Sessions

02:00 PM - 03:00 PM Wed, Jun, 23
Title Speakers Audience
Title
Highly Available RDF Data at Enterprise Scale: The Bigdata® High-Availability Architecture
Speakers
Bryan Thompson, SYSTAP, LLC
Audience
Technical - Intermediate
Title
Gist: The Minimalist Upper Ontology
Speakers
Dave McComb, Semantic Arts Inc.
Audience
Technical - Intermediate
Title
How to integrate 10 databases and interlink them with 10 million documents in 10 weeks
Speakers
Vassil Momtchev, Ontotext AD
Audience
Technical - Intermediate
Title
Semantic Tools for More Profitable Online Commerce
Speakers
Jay Myers, bestbuy.com
Barbara H. Starr, SemanticFuse
Martin Hepp, Universitaet der Bundeswehr Muenchen
Paul Bruemmer, PB Communications
Audience
Title
Sizzle for the Steak: Rich, Visual Interfaces for Ontology-driven Apps
Speakers
Michael K. Bergman, Structured Dynamics
Audience
Business / Non-Technical
Title
The Ten Myths of the Semantic Web Debunked (and how they hurt your success)
Speakers
John Hebeler, Lockheed Martin
Matthew Fisher, Progeny Systems
Audience
Business / Non-Technical

Conference Sessions

03:15 PM - 04:15 PM Wed, Jun, 23
Title Speakers Audience
Title
The Challenge of Building DoD Business Enterprise Architectures with Semantic Technologies
Speakers
Dennis Wisnosky, U.S. Department of Defense
Audience
Business / Non-Technical
Title
Innovations in Semantic Enterprise Search
Speakers
Terry Patten, Charles River Analytics
John B. Lowe, Qewz, Inc.
Audience
Product/Service Offering
Technical - Introductory
Title
Semantics in Publishing and Media: Recent Research Results
Speakers
Rachel Lovinger, Razorfish
Audience
Business / Non-Technical
Title
Change Impact Analysis: A Semantic Model-driven Approach
Speakers
Dean Allemang, TopQuadrant
Audience
Business / Non-Technical
Title
How to Make Linked Data More Than Data
Speakers
Prateek Jain, Kno.e.sis, Wright State University
Amit P. Sheth, Kno.e.sis, Wright State University
Kunal Verma, Accenture Technology Labs
Pascal Hitzler, Kno.e.sis, Wright State University
Peter Z. Yeh, Accenture Technology Labs
Audience
Technical - Intermediate

Conference Sessions

04:30 PM - 05:30 PM Wed, Jun, 23
Title Speakers Audience
Title
Enterprise Semantic Data Integration
Speakers
Fran Clark, Arpeggio Technology
Denisa Popescu, World Bank Group, Enterprise Architecture
Audience
Technical - Introductory
Title
The Clean Energy Commons: Using Semantic Technologies to Share the World's Energy Information
Speakers
Jamey Wood, National Renewable Energy Laboratory
Stuart Macmillan, Consulting Professor Stanford University
Audience
Technical - Intermediate
Title
The Implications of Semantic Technologies for Market Research
Speakers
Chris C. Arning, Creative Semiotics
Audience
Business / Non-Technical

Early-Bird Conference Sessions

07:30 AM - 08:20 AM Thu, Jun, 24
Title Speakers Audience
Title
Consuming Linked Data
Speakers
Juan Sequeda, Department of Computer Science at the University of Texas at Austin
Audience
Title
Basic Level Categories for Knowledge Representation: Combining Cognitive Science and Library Science
Speakers
Tom Reamy, KAPS Group
Audience
Business / Non-Technical
Title
Using A-tree Technology to Keep Ontologies Up-to-date
Speakers
Harry Ellis, Babel-Ease Ltd.
Audience
Technical - Intermediate
Title
Using SPARQL Server Pages
Speakers
Jeffrey A. Schmitz, The Boeing Company
Audience
Technical - Intermediate

Rules Track - Part 1

10:15 AM - 12:05 PM Thu, Jun, 24
Title Speakers Audience
Title
RIF: Rules for the Semantic Web
Speakers
Christopher Welty, IBM Research
Audience
Business / Non-Technical
Title
Leveraging Rule Standards
Speakers
Christian de Sainte Marie, IBM
Audience
Technical - Intermediate
Title
The SILK 2 System and RIF Dialect: Semantic Rules Grow Up
Speakers
Benjamin Grosof, Coherent Knowledge Systems, LLC
Audience
Technical - Intermediate

Conference Sessions

10:15 AM - 11:15 AM Thu, Jun, 24
Title Speakers Audience
Title
Transparent, Open Government with Linked Data - Data.gov and Data.gov.uk
Speakers
Suzanne Acar, U.S. Federal Data Subcommittee
Ian Davis, Talis
Audience
Business / Non-Technical

Conference Sessions

11:45 AM - 12:45 PM Thu, Jun, 24
Title Speakers Audience
Title
Semantic Technologies in Oracle Database 11gR2: Capabilities, Interfaces, Performance
Speakers
Xavier R Lopez, Oracle Corp
Souripriya Das, Oracle
Audience
Technical - Introductory
Title
Open Architectures for Open Government
Speakers
Cory B. Casanave, Model Driven Solutions
Brand L. Niemann, Semanticommunity.net
Audience
Business / Non-Technical
Title
Drupal and the Semantic Web: from RDF to Whitehouse.gov
Speakers
Jeff Walpole, Phase2 Technology
Audience
Business / Non-Technical

Conference Sessions

02:00 PM - 03:00 PM Thu, Jun, 24
Title Speakers Audience
Title
Applications of Biomedical Ontologies and Resources
Speakers
M. Scott Marshall, Leiden University Medical Center
Jeffrey Grethe, Center for Research in Biological Systems, University of California, San Diego
Mark Musen, Stanford University
Audience
Business / Non-Technical
Title
Applications and Examples of Linked Data in Government
Speakers
Kevin Ford, Network Development & MARC Standards Office, Library of Congress
Deborah L. McGuinness, RPI and McGuinness Associates
James Hendler, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
Li Ding, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
Audience
Business / Non-Technical
Title
Evaluating and Evolving Semantic Search: From the Deep Web to User Impact
Speakers
Peter Mika, Yahoo! Inc
Audience
Technical - Intermediate
Title
Using Semantics to Build a Scouting Knowledgebase
Speakers
Michael McGlashen, Merck & Co., Inc.
Audience
Technical - Intermediate
Title
Google Rich Snippets
Speakers
Kavi Goel, Google
Pravir Gupta, Google
Audience
Business / Non-Technical

Rules Track - Part 2

02:00 PM - 03:30 PM Thu, Jun, 24
Title Speakers Audience
Title
An Enterprise-Class Inference Engine Inside Oracle Database 11g Release 2
Speakers
Zhe Wu, Oracle Corp.
Vladimir Kolovski, Oracle
Audience
Technical - Introductory
Title
The Practical Use of Rules with Ontologies
Speakers
Christopher John Matheus, VIStology, Inc.
Audience
Technical - Intermediate

Conference Sessions

03:30 PM - 04:30 PM Thu, Jun, 24
Title Speakers Audience
Title
Knowledge Provenance
Speakers
Deborah L. McGuinness, RPI and McGuinness Associates
Peter Fox, RPI
Audience
Technical - Introductory
Title
Text Analytics and Semantics
Speakers
C. David Seuss, Northern Light Group
Stefan Andreasen, Kapow Technologies
Audience
Business / Non-Technical
Title
Knowledge Sharing Using Semantic Technologies
Speakers
Vijay K. Bulusu, Pfizer Inc
Audience
Business / Non-Technical
Title
Using OWL in Closed World Applications
Speakers
Michael G Miller, Independent
Audience
Technical - Intermediate
Title
The Social Fabric of Semantics
Speakers
Jamie Taylor, Metaweb Technologies, Inc.
Audience
Business / Non-Technical

Enterprise Data and Knowledge Integration Tools

03:30 PM - 04:30 PM Thu, Jun, 24
Title Speakers Audience
Title
Ontology-Driven Enterprise Information Lifecycle Management
Speakers
Mary Catherine Parmelee, MITRE Corporation
Audience
Technical - Introductory

Conference Sessions

04:45 PM - 05:45 PM Thu, Jun, 24
Title Speakers Audience
Title
The Role of Semantic Technologies in the National Airspace System
Speakers
Elisabeth B Huffer, Next Generation Air Transportation System Joint Planning and Development Office
Audience
Technical - Introductory
Title
Trust, Confidence and Security on the Semantic Web
Speakers
Andy Hickl, Swingly
Audience
Technical - Intermediate
Title
Finding a Good Ontology: The Open Ontology Repository Initiative
Speakers
Mike Dean, Raytheon BBN Technologies
Peter P. Yim, CIM3
Todd Schneider, Raytheon
Audience
Technical - Intermediate

Conference Sessions

08:30 AM - 09:30 AM Fri, Jun, 25
Title Speakers Audience
Title
RDF Friday Part 1: The ABCs of RDF Vocabularies
Speakers
Brian Sletten, Bosatsu Consulting, Inc.
Audience
Technical - Introductory
Title
Semantics in the Cloud
Speakers
Kurt Rohloff, BBN Technologies
Geoff Brown, m2mi Corp.
Audience
Technical - Advanced
Title
Monitoring Healthcare Innovation: A Case Study in Using OWL, Linked Data and RDFa
Speakers
Mark Birbeck, Backplane Ltd.
Michael Wilkinson, National Innovation Centre, NHS
Audience
Technical - Introductory
Title
Case Study Year 5: USAF 45th Space Wing Knowledge Management Initiative – Representing Semantic Points-of-View Using SITREP and Mission Ontologies
Speakers
Dr. Kent D. Bimson, Modus Operandi, Inc.
Randy Caldwell, Modus Operandi, Inc.
Audience
Technical - Intermediate
Title
Leveraging a Single Semantic Fabric to Drive Efficiencies from Accounting to Research and Everything in Between
Speakers
William Hayes, Biogen Idec
Audience
Technical - Intermediate
Title
UMLS-SKOS: A Semantic Web Framework for Representation of Biomedical Terminologies Using Simple Knowledge Organization System (SKOS)
Speakers
Parsa Mirhaji, University of Texas-Houston
Audience
Technical - Advanced
Title
The Ontology Life Cycle: Integrated Tools for Editing, Publishing, Peer Review, and Evolution of Ontologies
Speakers
Tania Tudorache, Stanford University
Natasha Noy, Stanford University
Audience
Technical - Introductory

Conference Sessions

09:45 AM - 10:45 AM Fri, Jun, 25
Title Speakers Audience
Title
Wikipedia's Structured Data Challenge
Speakers
Trevor Parscal, Wikimedia Foundation
Erik Moeller, Wikimedia Foundation
Audience
Technical - Introductory
Title
RDF Friday Part 2: Intermediate Technical Issues - Extending and Querying RDF
Speakers
David Booth, Hawaii Resource Group
David Wood, Zepheira, LLC
James Leigh, Zepheira, LLC
Audience
Technical - Intermediate
Title
Semantic Health Solutions for Clinical Trials and Real-time Public Health Monitoring
Speakers
Matthew M. Vagnoni, University of Texas at Houston, Health Science Center
Ram Vedam, University of Texas at Houston - Health Science Center
Chintan Patel, Applied Informatics Inc.
Karthik Gomadam, Applied Informatics Inc.
Vivek Gard, Applied Informatics Inc
Audience
Product/Service Offering
Title
The Research Intelligence Project
Speakers
Jerry Sheehan, California Institute for Telecommunications and Information Technology
Audience
Technical - Introductory
Title
Application of Fundamentals of Artificial Intelligence Components (Planners and Heuristic Search) to Distributed Reasoning on Very Large Data Sets
Speakers
Reza BFar, Oracle USA
Audience
Technical - Advanced

Conference Sessions

11:00 AM - 12:00 PM Fri, Jun, 25
Title Speakers Audience
Title
RDF Friday Part 3: Practical RDF - POWDER & Object Design Patterns
Speakers
John Hebeler, Raytheon BBN Technologies
Matthew Fisher, Progeny Systems
Bryan Thompson, SYSTAP, LLC
Martyn Cutcher, SYSTAP, LLC
Audience
Technical - Intermediate
Title
Configuring the Cloud: Automated Planning As a Semantic Technology
Speakers
Blazej Bulka, Clark & Parsia, LLC
Stuart Charlton, Elastra
Audience
Technical - Intermediate
Title
Meaningful Use of Electronic Medical Records through Semantic Technologies: The Cleveland Clinic Experience
Speakers
Chris Pierce, Cleveland Clinic
Chris Deaton, Cycorp, Inc.
David Booth, Cleveland Clinic
Audience
Technical - Intermediate