The 18th International Conference on Knowledge Engineering and Knowledge Management is concerned with all aspects of eliciting, acquiring, modeling and managing knowledge, and its role in the construction of knowledge-intensive systems and services for the semantic web, knowledge management, e-business, natural language processing, intelligent information integration, etc. The focus of the 18th edition of EKAW will be on "Knowledge Engineering and Knowledge Management that matters".

Besides a research track, EKAW will feature a tutorial, workshop and a doctoral symposium program, as well as a poster and demo track. The proceedings of the conference will be published by Springer Verlag in the LNCS series. Poster notes and workshop/tutorial notes will be published separately in a companion booklet.

The conference will take place in Galway, Ireland at the Aula Maxima located in the National University of Ireland, Galway Quadrangle from October 8-12, 2012.

Important Dates:

  • Abstract Submission: April 18th, 2012 April 30th, 2012
  • Full Paper Submission: April 25th, 2012 May 4th, 2012
  • Notification: June 6th, 2012
  • Camera-Ready: June 30th, 2012
  • Tutorial Submission: May 16th, 2012
  • Workshop Submission: April 30th, 2012
  • Demo Submission: July 2nd, 2012
  • Demo Notification: July 23rd, 2012
  • Demo Camera-Ready Version: August 4th, 2012
  • Poster Submission: August 13th, 2012
  • Poster Notification: September 3rd, 2012