UK Ontology Network

The 5th UK Ontology Network Meeting, April 14th 2016

The Fifth UK Ontology Network meeting (#ukon2016) will take place on Thursday April 14th, 2016 at Newcastle University, Newcastle upon Tyne. The aims of this meeting are as follows:
  • To enable dissemination of ontology relevant work from across multiple disciplines
  • To encourage collaboration and cooperation between different members of UK organisations working in this area
  • To help establish a research agenda in ontology and better communication with funding councils and industry needs

The full programme is now available. There will be 36 talks, with plenty of opportunities for networking.  

There will be an informal gathering on the evening of April 13th for those coming before hand. The gathering will start at 17:30pm on April 13th and will take place at The Bridge Tavern, 7 Akenside Hill, Newcastle, NE1 3UF.

Topics of Interest

We encourage attendance from those working in both public and private sector, academic and industrial, research and applied work and from across all fields including, but not limited to:
  • Geographic Information
  • Media
  • Classifications
  • Semantic Technology
  • Data Integration
  • Health and Biology 

Confirmed Speakers

  • Miriam Dowle - The Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council
  • Dan Gordon - Great North Museum: Hancock

Important Dates

19th February, 2016  : Deadline for submissions 
 4th March, 2016 : Deadline for notifications
14th April, 2016 : Workshop day

Organising Committee