Sixth International Workshop on Information Integration on the Web

IIWeb 2007


July 23, 2007, Vancouver,  Canada


IIWeb 2007 Accepted Papers


Novel Integration Architectures and Web Applications

Data Integration Support for Mashups
Andreas Thor, David Aumueller, Erhard Rahm (University of Leipzig, Germany)

Exploiting Social Annotation for Automatic Resource Discovery
Anon Plangprasopchok and Kristina Lerman (USC Information Sciences Institute)

A Platform for Scalable, Collaborative, Structured Information Integration
Kurt Bollacker, Robert Cook, Patrick Tufts (Metaweb Technologies, Inc.)

Citepack: A Zero-input Agent for Discovering and Integrating Research Sources
Christopher H. Brooks, Yeh Fang, Ketaki Joshi, Papanii Okai, Xia Zhou (University of San Francisco)

Online Information Integration

Information Integration for the Masses
James Blythe,Dipsy Kapoor,Craig A. Knoblock,Kristina Lerman (USC Information Sciences Institute) and Steven Minton (Fetch Technologies)

Answering Top K Queries Efficiently with Overlap of Answers in Sources or Source Paths
Louiqa Raschid (University of Maryland), Mar′?a Esther Vidal (Universidad Sim′on Bol′?var), Yao Wu (University of Maryland), Felix Naumann, Jens Bleiholder (Hasso-Plattner-Institut, Potsdam)

BioFederator: A Data Federation System for Bioinformatics on the Web
Ahmed Radwan, Akmal Younis (University of Miami), Mauricio A. Hernandez, Howard Ho, Lucian Popa, Shivkumar Shivaji (IBM Almaden Research Center), Sawsan Khuri (University of Miami)

Name Disambiguation and Entity Resolution

Author Disambiguation using Error-driven Machine Learning with a Ranking Loss Function
Pallika Kanani; Rob Hall; Michael Wick; Andrew McCallum (University of Massachusetts)

Efficient Strategies for Improving Partitioning-Based Author Coreference by Incorporating Web Pages as Graph Nodes
Pallika Kanani and Andrew McCallum (University of Massachusetts)

Name Disambiguation Using Web Connection
Yiming Lu (University of California, Irvine), Zaiqing Nie (Microsoft Research Asia), Taoyuan Cheng, Ying Gao (Renmin University of China), Ji-Rong Wen (Microsoft Research Asia)

Mining Heterogeneous Transformations for Record Linkage
Matthew Michelson and Craig A. Knoblock (USC Information Sciences Institute)

Semantic Data Integration and Schema Matching

On the Stable Marriage of Maximum Weight Royal Couples
Anan Marie, Avigdor Gal (Technion Israel Institute of Technology)

Semantic Data Integration Environment for Biomedical Research
Vadim Astakhov, Jeffrey S. Grethe, Edward Ross, David Little, Brian Sanders, Amarnath Gupta (University of California San Diego)

Query Rewriting for Semantic Web Information Integration
Dave Kolas (BBN Technologies)

Web Information Extraction

Putting Semantic Information Extraction on the Map
Chris Pal, Gideon Mann, Richard Minerich (University of Massachusetts)

Using Regulatory Instructions for Information Extraction
Thomas Lee (University of Pennsylvania)

Probabilistic Representations for Integrating Unreliable Data Sources
David Mimno, Andrew McCallum and Gerome Miklau (University of Massachusetts)


Learning Extractors from Unlabeled Text using Relevant Databases

Kedar Bellare and Andrew McCallum (University of Massachusetts)