Fifth International XML Database Symposium23-24 September 2007
|In conjunction with VLDB 2007, University of Vienna, Austria, September 23-28 2007
|Preliminary Program, 23-24 September 2007|
23 September 2007
09:30-09:45: Opening and Announcements
09:45-11:00: Invited Talk: Normalization Theory for XML
Speaker: Leonid Libkin, University of Edinburgh, UK.
11.00-11.15: Coffee Break
11.15-12.15: Session 1: XPath Query Answering
Manizheh Montazerian, Peter Wood and Seyed Mousavi.
XPath Query Satisfiability is in PTIME for Real-World DTDs
Mariano Consens and Flavio Rizzolo.
Fast Answering of XPath Query Workloads on Web Collections
13.30-15.00: Session 2: XQuery Evaluation and Performance
Matthias Brantner, Carl-Christian Kanne and Guido Moerkotte.
Let a single FLWOR bloom (to improve XQuery plan generation)
Norman May and Guido Moerkotte.
Efficient XQuery Evaluation of Grouping Conditions with Duplicate Removals
Zografoula Vagena, Latha Colby, Fatma Ozcan, Andrey Balmin and Quanzhong Li.
On the Effectiveness of Flexible Querying Heuristics for XML Data
|24 September 2007
09:30-10:45: Invited Talk: Dynamic Fusion of Web Data
Speaker: Erhard Rahm, University of Leipzig, Germany.
10.45-11.00: Coffee Break
11.00-12.30: Session 3: XML Updates, Temporal XML Data and Concurrency
Giovanna Guerrini, Marco Mesiti and Matteo Alberto Sorrenti.
XML Schema Evolution: Incremental Validation and Efficient Document Adaptation
Luis Arevalo, Antonio Polo Márquez and Jorge Martínez Gil.
Managing branch versioning in versioned/temporal XML documents
Peter Pleshachkov and Sergei Kuznetsov.
SXDGL: Snapshot based Concurrency Control Protocol for XML Data
13:45-15:45: Panel: The Generation Y of XML Schema Matching.
Moderator: Avigdor Gal, Technion, Israel.
15:45-16:00 Closing Remarks
The XML Database Symposium (XSym) series focuses on the convergence of database technology with XML technology, and brings together academics, practitioners, users and vendors to discuss the use and synergy between these technologies.
CALL FOR PAPERS
TOPICS OF INTEREST
We solicit original contributions in the following areas:
Core Database Technology for XML Data Management
- Full text search and ranking
- Approximate XML querying
- Query processing and optimization
- Indexing and access methods
- Access control and security
- Storage and compression
- Updates and integrity maintenance
- Concurrency control and recovery
- Performance evaluation
- Management of Incomplete information
- Data Cleaning
XML and Data Integration
- XML query translation
- XML and P2P
- XML and Web applications
- XML schema matching
- Mapping and Query Discovery and Evolution
- XML and Web services
Development and deployment of XML Applications
- Conceptual design: models and methodologies, expressiveness and usability
- Logical design: models and methodologies, expressiveness and usability
- Query languages, expressiveness and usability
- Streaming XML data
PAPER SUBMISSION CLOSED
Camera ready date changed to : July 16, 2007
Papers should be prepared using the LNCS format (style files are available at http://www.springer.de/comp/lncs/authors.html) and may not exceed 15 pages. Papers must be in English and provide sufficient detail to allow the program committee to assess their merits. If the authors believe more details are necessary to substantiate the main claims of the paper, they may include a clearly marked appendix to be read at the discretion of the program committee. The results must be unpublished and not submitted for publication elsewhere, including the proceedings of other symposia or workshops.
Papers not conforming to the above requirements concerning format and length as well as double submissions may be rejected without further consideration. Shorter submissions (10 or less pages) are encouraged. All submitted papers will be judged on their quality, originality, and relevance to the symposium.
All authors of accepted papers will be expected to sign copyright release forms, as necessary. One author of each accepted paper will be expected to present it at the conference.
All papers must be submitted electronically at http://www.easychair.org/XSYM2007/
Proceedings of the symposium will be published by Springer-Verlag in Lecture Notes in Computer Science (http://www.springer.de/comp/lncs).