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AISB event Bulletin Item

CALL FOR PARTICIPATION: International Semantic Web Conference, 11-15 Nov 2012, Boston MA (U.S.A.)

ISWC 2012

2012 http://iswc2012.semanticweb.org/registration


ISWC is the major international forum where the latest research results and technical innovations 
on all aspects of the Semantic Web are presented.


ISWC 2012 offers an exciting research program which includes:

Keynote presentations from:

Tom Malone - Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), US Jeanne Holm - data.gov Mark Musen  
- Stanford University Nigel Shadbolt - Southampton University

Cutting edge research in Semantic Web presented in the Research track and in the Semantic Web 
In-Use track. The conference has 20 Workshops,
9 Tutorials, presentations from the industry, demos and posters.
Please have a look at the complete program at:

ISWC 2012 will take place in Boston MA. The conference will be held at the The Boston Park Plaza 
Hotel & Towers.

Student Travel Awards
Travel awards are available for students wishing to attend ISWC 2012.
The deadline for receiving applications and advisor letters is Sept.
16, 2012 and applicants will be notified of award decisions by Oct.
1st, 2012.
See the travel award page for details:

Information about visa and letter of invitation is available at:

You can email ISWC 2012 at iswc2012oc@googlegroups.com for any inquiries and follow us on 
Twitter @iswcboston for updates on the conference.

We look forward to seeing you at ISWC 2012 in Boston!