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State of the art
An overview of SemSearch
The Google-like query interface
Making sense of the user query
Translating the user query into formal queries
Implementation and experimental evaluation
Conclusions and future work
1st Workshop on Semantic Search
2nd Workshop on Semantic Search
3rd Workshop on Semantic Search
4th Workshop on Semantic Search


09:00 - 10:30 - Session 1

Workshop Organization Team

Enhancing Semantic Search using N-Levels Document Representation
Pierpaolo Basile, Annalina Caputo, Anna Lisa Gentile, Marco de Gemmis, Pasquale Lops and Giovanni Semeraro

The Interaction Between Automatic Annotation and Query Expansion: a retrieval experiment on a large cultural heritage archive
Veronique Malaise, Laura Hollink and Luit Gazendam

10:30 - 11:00 - Coffee Break

11:00 - 12:30 - Session 2

Search, Natural Language Generation and Record Display Configuration: Research Directions Stemming From a Digital Library Application Development Experience
Andrew Russell Green and Jose Antonio Villarreal Martinez

Integration of Semantic, Metadata and Image Search Engines with a Text Search Engine for Patent Retrieval
Joan Codina, Emanuele Pianta, Stefanos Vrochidis, Symeon Papadopoulos

Heiko Haller

12:30 - 14:00 - Lunch

14:00 - 16:00 - Session 3

Invited Talk
Large Scale Search Improvement needs Large Scale Knowledge
Michael Witbrock, Vice President of Research Cycorp Inc. & Cycorp.eu

Concept Search: Semantics Enabled Syntactic Search
Fausto Giunchiglia, Uladzimir Kharkevich and Ilya Zaihrayeu

Microsearch: An Interface for Semantic Search
Peter Mika

16:00 - 16:30 - Coffee Break

16:30 - 18:00 - Session 4

Wikipedia Link Structure and Text Mining for Semantic Relation Extraction
Kotaro Nakayama, Takahiro Hara and Shojiro Nishio

Exploring the Knowledge in Semi Structured Data Sets with Rich Queries
Juergen Umbrich and Sebastian Blohm

Resolving Lexical Ambiguities in Folksonomy Based Search Systems through Common Sense and Personalization
Mohammad Nauman, Shahbaz Khan, Muhammad Amin, Fida Hussain

18:00 - End