JOWO 2020

Episode VI: The Bolzano Summer of Knowledge

The Joint Ontology WOrkshops (JOWO) is a venue of workshops that, together, address a wide spectrum of topics related to ontology research, ranging from Cognitive Science to Knowledge Representation, Natural Language Processing, Artificial Intelligence, Logic, Philosophy, and Linguistics.

In addition to workshops, JOWO will be hosting keynotes and meetings of IAOA Special Interest Groups and Technical Committees.

You can find a general presentation of JOWO and former editions here.


Important Dates:

  • Saturday, February 15, 2020: workshop and tutorial proposals submission
  • Sunday, March 1, 2020: notification
  • Monday, March 16, 2020: 1st call for papers to be distributed by workshop organizers
  • During the week of September 14-20, 2020: JOWO 2020 in Bolzano in conjunction with EKAW, FOIS and ICBO



Keynote Speakers:



Bozen-Bolzano, Italy



Organization team:

JOWO 2019 Chairs:

For EKAW 2020:
Anastasia Dimou, Ghent University, Belgium
Karl Hammar, Jönköping University, Sweden

For FOIS 2020:
Torsten Hahmann, University of Maine, USA
Claudio Masolo, Laboratory of Applied Ontology, ISTC-CNR, Italy

For ICBO 2020:
Randi Vita, La Jolla Institute for Immunology, USA / OBO Foundry
Robert Hoehndorf, King Abdullah University of Science and Technology (KAUST), Saudi Arabia

JOWO Steering Committee:
Stefano Borgo, Laboratory of Applied Ontology, ISTC-CNR, Italy
Oliver Kutz, Free University of Bozen-Bolzano, Italy
Frank Loebe, University of Leipzig, Germany
Fabian Neuhaus, Otto-von-Guericke-University of Magdeburg, Germany