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GGF11 Semantic Grid Applications Workshop
Proceedings and Slides

GGF11 Semantic Grid Applications Workshop

The GGF11 Semantic Grid Applications Workshop (also referred to under the original title of "1st International Semantic Grid Symposium") was held on Thursday June 10, 2004, at GGF11 in Hawaii.

The Workshop Proceedings are available (2.5Mb PDF).

The original PDFs are also available of the Call for Papers and Call for Participation.

The program and links to slides can be found below.

Session 1 - Applications (8.30-10.00)

Introduction to the Semantic Grid Applications Workshop
David De Roure and Carole Goble (15 mins + introductions)
PowerPoint (5.7Mb)

Invited talk - Engineering semantics: Costs and Benefits
Simon Cox, L. Chen, C. Puleston, F. Tao, Carole Goble, and Nigel R. Shadbolt (30 mins)
PowerPoint (2.6Mb)

Designing Ontologies and Distributed Resource Discovery Services for an Earthquake Simulation Grid
Mehmet S. Aktas, Marlon Pierce, and Geoffrey C. Fox (20 mins)
PowerPoint (1.5Mb)

Session 2 - Information Grid (10.30-12.00)

Invited talk - Exploring Williams-Beuren Syndrome Using myGrid
R.D. Stevens, H.J. Tipney, C.J. Wroe, T.M. Oinn, M. Senger, P.W. Lord, C.A. Goble, and A. Brass (30 mins)
PowerPoint (2.3Mb)

Distributed Data Management and Integration Framework: The Mobius Project
Shannon Hastings, Stephen Langella, Scott Oster, Joel Saltz (30 mins)
PowerPoint (2.5Mb)

eBank UK - Linking Research Data, Scholarly Communication and Learning
Liz Lyon, Rachel Heery, Monica Duke, Simon Coles, Mike Hursthouse, Jeremy Frey, Les Carr, Christopher Gutteridge (15 mins)
PowerPoint (4.9Mb)

Session 3 - Collaborative Grid (14.00-15.30)

Using the Semantic Grid to Build Bridges between Museums and Indigenous Communities
Jane Hunter, Ronald Schroeter, Bevan Koopman, and Michael Henderson (30 mins)

Collaborative Tools in the Semantic Grid
Michelle Bachler, Simon Buckingham Shum, Jessica Chen-Burger, Jeff Dalton, David De Roure, Marc Eisenstadt, Jiri Komzak, Danius Michaelides, Kevin Page, Stephen Potter, Nigel Shadbolt, and Austin Tate (30 mins)
PowerPoint (3.1Mb)

The Integration of Peer-to-peer and the Grid to Support Scientific Collaboration
Tran Vu Pham, Lydia M. S. Lau, and Peter M. Dew (15 mins)
PowerPoint (200kb)

Session 4 - Computational Grid (16.00-17.30)

OWL-Based Resource Discovery for Inter-Cluster Resource Borrowing
Hideki YOSHIDA, Nobuo SAKIYAMA, Toshibumi SEKI, Tatsunori KANAI, and Tetsuro KIMURA (30 mins)
PowerPoint (133kb)

Semantic Annotation of Computational Components
Peter Vanderbilt and Piyush Mehrotra (15 mins)
PDF (430kb)

Interoperability and Transformability through Semantic Annotation of a Job Description Language
Jeffrey Hau, William Lee, and Steven Newhouse (15 mins)
PowerPoint (180kb)

Closing discussion
Workshop organizers (15 mins)


Collaboratory for the Multi-scale Chemical Science (CMCS)
CombeChem: Combinatorial Chemistry and the Grid
Grid enabled knowledge services: collaborative problem solving environments in medical informatics (MIAKT)

Workshop organizers

The workshop was held by the GGF Semantic Grid Research Group (SEM-RG) in conjunction with the Applications and Testbeds Working Group (APPS-RG). The Workshop Co-Chairs were:

David De Roure (Chair) Semantic Grid Research Group
Geoffrey Fox Grid Computing Environments and Semantic Grid Research Groups
Carole Goble Semantic Grid Research Group
Simon J. Cox Applications Working Group

The submissions chair was Danius Michaelides and the proceedings chair was Luc Moreau. For further information please see the Web site or contact Danius Michaelides on

Program Committee

Mark Baker University of Portsmouth, UK
Jim Blythe Information Sciences Institute, USC
William Johnston Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory
Kerstin Kleese CLRC Daresbury Laboratory, UK
Libby Miller ILRT, University of Bristol, UK
Jim Myers Pacific Northwest National Laboratory
Marlon Pierce Indiana University

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