Call For Papers: 1st International Workshop on Finance and Economics on the Semantic Web (FEOSW 2012)

1st International Workshop on Finance and Economics on the Semantic Web (FEOSW 2012) in conjunction with 9th Extended Semantic Web Conference (ESWC 2012)

Since the global economic downturn, it makes eminent sense that the workshop topic is tremendously important for the current world-wide Web research scenario. Currently most research lines delving into financial and economic data management are critical both from an academic and industry impact perspective.

The intersection between Financial and Economic Data Management and the Web Science represents an unwavering challenge for the Semantic Web-related researchers and stakeholders.

The workshop addresses accurately such changes on information demand by taking place at the right spot in time when the financial world is envisaging a ‘double dip’ or a second recession, which will again increase the levels of Financial and Economic Data Management on the Web and Semantic Technologies. It aims at bringing together researchers from several disciplines such as economics, finance, financial data management, politics and their relationship with Computer Science with a common interest in new investigations related to the field of finance, economics and their appliance to the Web and Semantics.

Topics of interest include, but are not limited to:

[!] Financial Data Management
[!] Financial Linked Data
[!] Trust and Security of Financial Data Management
[!] Semantic Technologies related to Financial Data Management
[!] Financial Accounting Systems on the Web: Balance Sheets, Income Statements and Reports
[!] Control mechanisms for Financial Information based on Intelligent Data Management
[!] Web Science and Economic Data
[!] Financial and Economics Semantic Web Languages
[!] Algorithms for Financial and Economic Data Extraction on the Web

Important Dates

[!] Paper Submission deadline: March 4, 2012
[!] Notification of acceptance: April 1, 2012
[!] Camera-ready of accepted papers: April 15, 2012

Author Instructions:

Papers should not exceed fifteen (15) pages in length and must be formatted according to the information for LNCS authors. Papers must be submitted in PDF (Adobe’s Portable Document Format) format and will not be accepted in any other format. Papers that exceed 15 pages or do not follow the LNCS guidelines risk being rejected automatically without a review. Authors of accepted papers will be required to provide semantic annotations for the abstract of their submission – details of this process will be provided on the conference Web page at the time of acceptance. At least one author of each accepted paper must register for the conference.

More information about the Springer’s Lecture Notes in Computer Science (LNCS) are available on the Springer LNCS Web site.

Submission will be through the Easychair system:

Organizing Committee:

[!] Juan Miguel Gomez Berbis, PhD, University Carlos III of Madrid
[!] Angel Garcia Crespo, PhD (University Carlos III of Madrid, Spain)
[!] Alejandro Rodriguez Gonzalez, PhD (ABD), University Carlos III of Madrid
[!] Brahmananda Sapkota, PhD, University of Twente

FEOSW 2012 webpage:

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