Brixen-Bressanone (near Bozen-Bolzano), Italy
Call for PapersThe 2007 edition of the DL workshop will take place from the 8th to the 10th of June 2007 in Brixen-Bressanone (near Bozen-Bolzano), Italy. This is 80 Km south of Innsbruck (where the ESWC-07 conference will take place immediately before); direct train connections run every hour between Innsbruck and Brixen-Bressanone. Arrived this year to its 20th edition, DL is the major annual event of the description logics research community. The workshop is thought as a gathering forum to meet, discuss and exchange experiences among all those, both in the academy and industry, who are interested in description logics and in all their broad range of applications.
Participants in the workshop will enjoy the invited talks by:
Students with accepted papers may apply to grants supporting travels within Europe (300 EUR) or from outside Europe (500 EUR).
ScopeWe invite contributions on all aspects of description logics. Possible subjects include:
Submission DetailsWe invite submissions of technical papers as extended abstracts of 8 pages, and submissions of statements of interest of 2 pages. The technical papers will be judged according to their scientific quality, while the statements of interest will be judged according to their scientific relevance. Accepted papers will be included in the workshop proceedings as extended abstract (8 pages), regular papers (12 pages), or as statements of interest (2 pages). The workshop proceedings will be distributed in paper form at the workshop, and will be made available electronically in the CEUR Workshop Proceedings series. Papers should follow the formatting and submission guidelines to be found at the workshop submissions web page, and should arrive by the paper submission deadline stated above.
VenueThe workshop will take place in the charming town of Brixen-Bressanone, near Bozen-Bolzano in South Tyrol at the heart of the Dolomites - the pink mountains of the Alps. Like Bozen-Bolzano, Brixen-Bressanone has always been a crossroads of various cultures and it is distinguished by its mediaeval Gothic architecture. The mediaeval alleys and the wealth of historical references are an ideal starting point for excursions into the countryside and for practising a whole variety of sports and leisure activities. Leaving directly from the town centre delegates can set off on their bikes or on foot for excursions into the surrounding hills and mountains. Brixen-Bressanone is on the main arterial road between Austria/Germany and Italy and it is easily accessible from everywhere by train, car, bus or plane.