Semantic Web Applications and Tools for Healthcare and Life Sciences
11th International SWAT4HCLS Conference, Antwerp 2018

Programme

 — Preliminary –

December 3rd Tutorial day

Data and Standards (data and standards: challenges where semantics can make an impact) 

Data science (fundamentals)

Semantics  (Semantic tools and applications)

Room A Room B Room C
9:00-10.30

Data and Standards

Semantic Web in the Pharmaceutical Industry: A Landscape of Challenges and Opportunities

Data Science

Knowledge Discovery and Machine Learning in KNIME (An introduction to Pattern Mining, Clustering and Classification)

Semantics

LOD4CG & BioFed: Publishing and Accessing Large-Scale Cancer and Biomedical Linked Data Resources

Coffee Break
11:00-12.30

Data and Standards

The OMOP common Data Model for observational studies

Data Science

tutorial continues

Semantics

tutorial continues

Lunch Break
13.30-15.00

Data and Standards

HL7 FHIR and the Semantic Web

Data and Standards

Agricultural semantics: challenges, opportunities and the AgroFIMS fieldbook

Semantics

Bioschemas: a lightweight semantic layer for Life Sciences

Coffee Break
15.30-17.00

Semantics

Wikibase

Data and Standards

tutorial continues

Semantics

The CEDAR Workbench: Enhanced Authoring of Standards-Based Metadata for use on the Semantic Web

Reserved (17-18)
    Reception

December 4th-5th Conference days

Conference day 1

8.30-9.00 Registration
9.00-9.15 Welcome, introduction. Outline of the conference and hackathon
9.15-10.00

Keynote by Philip Bourne

How Does Data Science Impact the Semantic Web?

10.00-10.30 Selected Talks (open data/ data science)
10.30-11.00 Coffee break
11.00-12.15 Selected talks (open data/data science)
12.15-13.15 Lunch break
13.15-14.00

Keynote by Medha Devare

Spinning a Semantic Web for Agriculture

14.00-15.00 Selected talks (agro and nutrition)
15.00-15.30 Lightning poster presentations
15.30-16.30 Poster/demo session
16.30-17.30 Selected talks (agro and nutrition)
17.30-18.30 Panel discussion (Agro)
Social dinner

Conference day 2

8.30-9.00 Registration
9.00-9.15 Recap from the previous day
9.15-10.00 TBD
10.00-10.30 Selected Talks (healthcare and secondary reuse of healthcare data)
10.30-11.00 Coffee break
11.00-12.15 Selected talks (healthcare and secondary reuse of healthcare datae)
12.15-13.15 Lunch break
13.15-14.00

Keynote by Dean Allemang

Semantic Web and the New Industrial Revolution

14.00-15.30 Selected talks (tbd)
15.30-16.30 Poster/demo session
16.30-17.30 Selected talks (tbd)
17.30-18.30 Panel discussion (Hot topics)

December 6th Hackathon day