Networked Knowledge Organization Systems and Services

The 6th European Networked Knowledge Organization Systems (NKOS) Workshop

Workshop at the 11th ECDL Conference, Budapest, Hungary

September 21st 2007

Workshop Background and Details | Call for Papers | Programme
ECDL 2007 | NKOS Network

Workshop Programme and Presentations

09.00 - 09.40 Welcome and introductions
Douglas Tudhope [Presentation]
  Session 1: Folksonomies and Social tagging
Chair: Marianne Nielsen
09.40 - 10.10 Kinds of Tags: a collaborative research study on tag usage and structure .
Emma Tonkin, Ana Alice Baptista, Seth van Hooland, Andrea Resmini, Eva Mendéz and Liddy Neville, UKOLN, University of Bath et al. [Abstract] [Presentation]
10.10 - 10.30 Trend Analysis in Social Tagging: An LIS Perspective .
Ali Shiri, School of Library and Information Studies, University of Alberta, Canada [Abstract] [Presentation]
10.30 - 11.00 Tagging tagging. A classification model for user keywords in scientific bibliography management systems .
Markus Heckner, Susanne Mühlbacher, Christian Wolff, University of Regensburg, Germany. [Abstract] [Presentation]
11.00 - 11.30 (Coffee)
  Session 2: Panel Discussion
Project ISO NP 25964: Structured vocabularies for information retrieval

Chair: Stella Dextre Clarke [Abstract]
11.30 - 13.10 Overview of ISO NP 25964
Stella G Dextre Clarke, Project leader, ISO NP 25964 [Presentation]

A data model and XML schema for BS 8723-5

Nicolas Cochard, Porism Ltd [Presentation]

From a thesaurus standard to a general knowledge organization standard?!

Daniel Kless, Airbus [Presentation]

Crosswalks and the USA Perspective

Emily Fayen (MuseGlobal), Project Lead for ANSI/NISO Z39.19 [Presentation];
Marjorie Hlava (Access Innovations, Inc.) [Presentation]

Discussion between panel and workshop participants
13.10 - 14.30 (Lunch)
  Session 3:Implications of online KOS applications
Chair: Rudi Schmiede
14.30 - 15.00 Facet analysis as a fundamental theory for structuring subject organization tools
Vanda Broughton, SLIS, UCL, UK [Abstract] [Presentation]
15.00 - 15.30 Towards the “webification” of controlled subject vocabulary: A case study involving the Dewey Decimal Classification
Michael Panzer, OCLC Online Computer Library Center, Inc., Dublin, OH [Abstract] [Presentation]
15.30 - 15.50 Terminology registries
Doug Tudhope, University of Glamorgan, UK. & Gail Hodge TBC [Abstract] [Presentation]
15.50 - 16.10 Encoding formats and consideration of requirements for mapping
Libo Si Department of Information Science, University of Loughborough, UK. [Abstract] [Presentation]
16.10 - 16.15 General Discussion
16.15 - 16.45 (Coffee)
  Session 4: Mapping
Chair: Traugott Koch
16.45 - 17.25 Results from a German terminology mapping effort: intra- and interdisciplinary cross-concordances between controlled vocabularies
Philipp Mayr, Vivien Petras, Anne-Kathrin Walter GESIS Social Science Information Centre (GESIS-IZ), Bonn, Germany [Abstract] [Presentation]
17.25 - 17.45 Uniform SPARQL Access to Interlinked (Digital Library) Sources
Bernhard Haslhofer, Department of Distributed and Multimedia Systems Faculty of Computer Science, University of Vienna [Abstract] [Presentation]
17.45 - 18.05 Collaborative Building of Controlled Vocabulary Crosswalks .
Mateusz Kaczmarek, Sebastian Ryszard Kruk, Adam Gzella Digital Enterprise Research Institute, NUI Galway Ireland [Abstract] [Presentation]
18.05 - 18.30

Further communications and concluding discussions

The workshop will be followed by the usual informal evening social event where discussions can continue. The venue will be announced at the workshop.

Please register for participation at the ECDL conference site

Workshop Organisers

Main contact

Douglas Tudhope
School of Computing, University of Glamorgan,
Pontypridd, Wales CF37 1DL, UK
Tel: +44 (0) 1443-482271
Fax: +44 (0) 1443-482715

Other organisers:

Marianne Lykke Nielsen
Department of Information Studies,
Royal School of Library and Information Science,
Aalborg, Denmark
Tel.: +45 98 15 79 22

Traugott Koch
Max Planck Digital Library, Invalidenstr. 35,
D-101 15 Berlin, Germany
Tel: +49 30-23455755

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