2000 International Workshop on Description Logics - DL2000

RWTH Aachen, Germany

August 17 - August 19, 2000

ASCII Version of the Call for Papers.

Call for Papers

We invite submissions of technical papers of 8 pages and short position papers (for people that want to participate in the workshop without giving talks). Authors of accepted technical and position papers will be invited to participate in the workshop (participation will be by invitation only). Accepted technical papers will be included in the proceedings as normal papers (8 pages) or long papers (12 pages).


The focus of DL2000 will be on

Applying DL techniques to real world problems.

Possible examples of such real world problems are ones related to the WWW, to software engineering, to building ontologies, and to information systems in medicine and bio-informatics. We will have three invited speakers, each addressing one of these areas.
In addition to papers related to this focus topic, we invite contributions on all other aspects of Description Logics. Possible subjects include

Important Dates

Paper submission deadline: May 1, 2000
Notification of acceptance: June 9, 2000
Camera ready papers due: June 30, 2000
DL2000 Workshop: August 17 - August 19, 2000

Submission Guidelines

If you want to submit a paper to DL2000, you are invited to send

Submissions should be sent by EMail as standard postscript attachments to


and must arrive before May 1, 2000. If you have any difficulties with the requested document format (e.g., because you do not use LaTeX or cannot generate postscript files), do not hesitate to contact the DL organizers, at dl2000@informatik.rwth-aachen.de.

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