Submit a Paper

Propose a Workshop

Propose a Mini Symposium

The Second International Conference on Big Data, Small Data, Linked Data and Open Data


February 21 - 25, 2016 - Lisbon, Portugal


The papers listed below have been selected as "Best Papers" based on the reviews of the original submission, the camera-ready version, and the presentation during the conference. For the awarded papers, a digital award will be issued in the name of the authors. The authors of these papers are also receiving invitations to submit an extended article version to one of the IARIA Journals.

Awarded Papers

Social Sentiment Indices Powered by X-Scores
Brian Davis, Keith Cortis, Laurentiu Vasiliu, Adamantios Koumpis, Ross McDermott, Siegfried Handschuh

Unsupervised Aircraft Trajectories Clustering: a Minimum Entropy Approach
Florence Nicol, Stéphane Puechmorel

Reasoning with Place Information on the Linked Data Web
Alia Abdelmoty, Khalid Al-Muzaini

KESA 2016 Awards

Analyzing the Retirement Satisfaction Predictors among Men and Women Using a Multi-Layer Feed Forward Neural Network and Decision Trees
Ehsan Ardjmand, Gary Weckman, Diana Schwerha, Andrew Snow


The following papers have been selected on the basis of their contents, specificaly for lending themselves to an interesting extended work. The authors of these papers are receiving invitations to submit an extended article version to one of the IARIA Journals.

Papers Invited for IARIA Journals

AScale: Simple and Fast ETL+Q Scaling for Small and Big Data
Pedro Martins, Maryam Abbasi, Pedro Furtado

Data Quality Centric Application Framework for Big Data
Venkat Gudivada, Dhana Rao, William Grosky

Modelling Support for a Linked Data Approach to Tool Interoperability
Jad El-khoury, Didem Gurdur, Frederic Loiret, Martin Törngren, Da Zhang, Mattias Nyberg

Graph-based Data Integration in EUDAT Data Infrastructure
Jedrzej Rybicki, Vasily Bunakov, Paolo D'Onorio De Meo, Stephan Kindermann, Anna Queralt

IPR Issues in Data Sharing via Linkage of Platforms and Apps
Iryna Lishchuk, Marc Stauch, Nikolaus Forgó

Modelling the Cost of Open Data
Jolon Faichney, Bela Stantic, Yasaman Moaven, Sanjeev Hiremath, John Galvin

KESA 2016 Journal Invitations

An Ontology-based Method for Discovering Specific Concepts from Texts via Knowledge Completion
Céline Alec, Chantal Reynaud-Delaître, Brigitte Safar

Extraction of Business Information on the web to Supply a Geolocated Search Service
Armel Fotsoh Tawofaing, Christian Sallaberry, Annig Le Parc - Lacayrelle, Tanguy Moal


Copyright (c) 2006-2016, IARIA