[CEUR Workshop Proceedings] Vol-552

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Knowledge Federation 2008
First International Workshop on Knowledge Federation

Proceedings of the First International Workshop on
Knowledge Federation
Dubrovnik, Croatia, October 20-22, 2008.

Edited by

Dino Karabeg *
Jack Park #

* University of Oslo, Faculty of Computer Science, POB 1080 Blindern, 0316 Oslo, Norway
# The Open University, Knowledge Media Institute, PO Box 197, Milton Keynes MK7 6BJ, United Kingdom

Table of Contents


  1. Knowledge Federation Patterns
    Dino Karabeg
  2. Knowledge Federation: Necessity and Required Technologies
    Yuzuru Tanaka
  3. Knowledge Federation as Hypermedia Discourse
    Simon Buckingham Shum
  4. Knowledge Gardening as Knowledge Federation
    Jack Park
  5. From Subjects to Concept Clouds - Why semantic mapping is necessary
    Hendrik Thomas, Bernd Markscheffel and Tobias Redmann
  6. Knowledge Federation from a Knowledge Organization Perspective: A Position Paper
    Alexander Sigel
  7. Knowledge Federation as a Principle of Social Organization of Knowledge Creation and Sharing
    Dino Karabeg and Roy Lachica

17-Dec-2009: submitted by D. Karabeg
21-Dec-2009: published on CEUR-WS.org