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Knowledge Technologies Conference 2002 - Schedule

Knowledge Technologies Conference 2002 / March 11-14, 2002 - Westin Seattle Hotel - Seattle, WA - USA

Sunday, March 10
                                                          Pre-Conference Tutorials
9:00 am - 5:30 pm

Practical Ontology Construction 

Instructor: Carsten Tautz, Manager Research & Consulting, empolis Knowledge Management Division, Bertelsmann Mohn Media
9:00 am - 5:30 pm 

Overview of Topic Maps

Instructors: Michel Biezunski, Consultant and Steven Newcomb, Consultant, Coolheads Consulting
Monday, March 11
                                                    9:00 am - 10:30 am
                                              Opening Keynote - VASHON ROOM
                                                 Once & Future Knowledge
                                   Dr. Richard L. Ballard, Knowledge Foundations, Inc.
                            Fasten Your Taxonomies; Hold on for the Classification Revolution
                                           Dr. Claude Vogel, Semio Corporation
                           10:30 am - 11:00 am                      Break
                           11:00 am - 12:30 pm         Standards Updates - VASHON ROOM
                           12:30 pm - 2:00 pm                Luncheon - CASCADE 2
                            2:00 pm - 3:30 pm                Conference Workshops
                                   Green Track: KM Management Strategies - CASCADE 1A 
  * Knowledge Management Strategies to Improve Business Performance
    Chris Paladino, Accenture
  * A 12 Step Guide to Calculating the ROI of Knowledge Sharing Solutions
    Hossein Mousavi, AskMe Corporation
                                  Blue Track: KM Implementation Strategies - CASCADE 1B 
  * Managing Communities of Practice
    Greg Searle, Tomoye
  * Building an XML Community of Practice
    Scott Tsao, The Boeing Company
                                 Gold Track: Knowledge Topics for Newcomers - CASCADE 1C
  * The Role of Ontologies & Taxonomies in Knowledge Technologies
    Carsten Tautz, empolis knowledge management GmbH
  * Introduction to RDF
    Uche Ogbuji, Fourthought, Inc.
                            3:30 pm - 4:00 pm                       Break
                            4:00 pm - 5:30 pm               Conference Workshops
                                        Green Track: KM Applications - CASCADE 1A 
  * Call Centers Powered by Knowledge Technologies
    Jasmin Franz, empolis GmbH
  * Text Mining: Tools, Techniques, and Applications
    Nathan Treloar, AvaQuest
                                       Blue Track: KM Technical Topics - CASCADE 1B
  * Nexist: An Open Source Knowledge Toolkit
    Jack Park, ThinkAlong Software
  * KM: Practical Application of Advanced Technology
    James Bair, Strategy Partners International
                                 Gold Track: Knowledge Topics for Newcomers - CASCADE 1C
  * Introduction to Topic Maps
    H. Holger Rath, empolis GmbH
  * Introduction to Semantic Web
    Eric Miller, World Wide Web Consortium
                            7:00 pm - 9:30 pm  Nocturne: RDF Schema for Topic Maps - CASCADE 1A
                                                    Tuesday, March 12
                               9:00 am - 10:30 am           Conference Workshops
                                      Green Track: Topics for Managers - ADAMS ROOM
  * KM and Dehumanization: A Reason to Resist
    Donald Belles, The Boeing Company
  * Effective Knowledge Organization Across All Media Types
    John-Henry Gross, Convera
                                Blue Track: Knowledge Organization Strategies-OLYMPIC ROOM
  * Document Ontologies in Library and Information Science
    Allyson Carlyle, Information School, University of Washington
  * Strategies for Subject Navigation of Linked Web Sites using RDF Topic Maps
    Jean Godby, OCLC Online Computer Library Center, Inc.
                                     Gold Track: Late-Breaking News - ST. HELEN ROOM 
                                                     (until 9:45 am) 
  * The Reference Model for ISO 13250 Topic Maps
    Michel Biezunski and Steve Newcomb, Coolheads Consulting
                               10:30 am - 11:00 am                  Break
                               11:00 am - 12:30 pm            Conference Tracks
                                       Green Track: Wireless Knowledge - ADAMS ROOM
  * Knowledge Building Through Wireless: A Philippines Case Study
    Janette Toral,
  * Speed to Knowledge
    Roger Mizumori, Mobile Management Forum
                                     Blue Track: KO Technical Topics - OLYMPIC ROOM 
  * Layered Information Modeling and a Knowledge Organization Paradigm
    Joseph Tennis, University of Washington, Information School (iSchool)
  * Application and Evaluation of the Topic Map for Organizing Japanese Cultural Resource Data
    Mari Nagase, PhD, Shizuoka University and Motomu Naito, Incubate Inc.
                                Gold Track: KM Implementation Strategies - ST. HELEN ROOM
  * Building a Topic Maps Repository
    Xia Lin, Drexel University
    Jian Qin, Syracuse University
  * Making Knowledge Management Work with XML, XLink, Topic Maps, and AI
    H. Holger Rath, empolis GmbH
                               12:30 pm - 2:00 pm  Luncheon with Exhibits - GRAND BALLROOM
                                2:00 pm - 3:30 pm             Conference Tracks
                                       Green Track: Topics in KO & KR - ADAMS ROOM
  * netOrganization
    Angelo Canaletti BrainWorkers Ltd.
  * A Common Ontology for Linguistic Concepts
    Scott O. Farrar University of Arizona
                                   Blue Track: Knowledge Representation - OLYMPIC ROOM
  * Context Graphs, Concepts, Knowledge and the Semantic Web
    David Dodds, DDWyndham
  * A Standard for Knowledge Verification Through Source Representation
    John Spragge, Dancing Cat Software
                                     Gold Track: Tools and Services - ST. HELEN ROOM
  * Electronic Publishing: weLEAD in Learning
    Howard Baker, University of Louisiana Monroe
  * Smart Knowledge Management for Uncertain Times
    Sudheer Koneru, Click2learn
                                3:30 pm - 4:00 pm                   Break
                                4:00 pm - 5:30 pm             Conference Tracks
                                  Green Track: Topic Maps for Implementers - ADAMS ROOM
  * Methods for the Automatic Construction of Topic Maps (double session)
    Eric Freese, ISOGEN International and Steve Pepper, Ontopia
                                      Blue Track: RDF (until 4:45 pm) - OLYMPIC ROOM
  * RDF Powers the Next-Generation Application
    Uche Ogbuji, Fourthought, Inc.
                               Gold Track:  Knowledge Technology Futures - ST. HELEN ROOM 
  * Metaphorical Processing in Knowledge Technology and AI
    David Dodds, DDWyndham
  * Metaphorical Interfaces
    Kurt Cagle, Cagle Communications
                                5:30 pm - 7:00 pm  Reception with Exhibits - GRAND BALLROOM
                                                   Wednesday, March 13
                               9:00 am - 10:30 am           Conference Workshops
                                          Green Track: Semantic Web - ADAMS ROOM
  * Towards a Semantic Taxonomy
    Kurt Conrad, Sagebrush Group and Bo Newman, The Knowledge Management Forum
  * Introduction to the Semantic Web
    Suellen Stringer-Hye, Vanderbilt University
                                   Blue Track: Semantic Web - Technical - OLYMPIC ROOM
  * Where are the Sematics in the Semantic Web?
    Michael Uschold, The Boeing Company
  * DAML and RDF Topic Maps
    Nikita Ogievetsky, Cogitech, Inc.
                                     Gold Track: Tools and Services - ST. HELEN ROOM
  * The empolis Knowledge Suite - A Unique Combination of Unique Tools
    H. Holger Rath, empolis GmbH
  * The Omnivore: Knowledge Interchange using Topic Maps in Arbitrary Syntaxes
    Sam Hunting, eTopicality, Inc.
                               10:30 am - 11:00 am                  Break
                               11:00 am - 12:30 pm Knowledge Communities Panel - CASCADE 1A
                               12:30 pm - 2:00 pm  Luncheon with Exhibits - GRAND BALLROOM
                                                    2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
                                              Closing Keynote - CASCADE 1 A
                                            Negotiation Instead of Legislation
                                       John Sowa, Chief Scientist - Genumerix, Inc.

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