The topic of the EUROLAN 2003 Summer
School has covered all aspects of the developing Semantic Web
technology and considered its potential and the practicalities of
applying it to enhance language processing applications.
EUROLAN 2003 has provided two weeks of
intensive study of semantic Web technology and its application to
natural language processing. Internationally known scholars and
researchers involved in leading-edge work in relevant areas have
served as professors at the school, providing half- and full-day
seminars and hands-on labs to provide students with in-depth
understanding and experience.
The main topics covered in the
What is the Semantic Web? · Potential and limitations of
the Semantic Web · Supporting web technologies (XML, RDF)
· Ontologies, ontology design and development ·
Ontology exploitation via inferencing · Description logics
and other approaches to inferencing · Lexical semantics and
the Semantic Web · Use of the Semantic Web and related
technologies in language processing applications.
Editors: Dan Cristea, Nancy Ide, Dan Tufis
Technical realization: Alexandru Ceausu, Laurentiu Ghetu, Iuliana Lemnaru,
Ionut Pistol, Oana Postolache, Georgiana Puscasu, Marius Raschip, Manuel Subredu
Graphical design: Sabin Corneliu Buraga