The 9th International Semantic Web Conference

The International Semantic Web Conference (ISWC) is the major international forum where the latest research results and technical innovations on all aspects of the Semantic Web are presented.

ISWC 2011 will be held in Bonn, Germany


7 January 2011

The official LNCS proceedings are finally online and paper proceedings can be ordered at Springer;
research papers are available as LNCS volume 6496 and the remaining papers are available as LNCS volume 6497.

1 December 2010

The next ISWC will be held in Bonn, Germany Oct 23-27, 2011. For more information, please visit the website.

12 November 2010

Slides of the Lightning Talks are now available!

9 November 2010
A real-time Twitter widget has been provided by Joshua Shinavier. Tweets about ISWC 2010 can also be queried using SPARQL.
9 November 2010

For all #ISWC2010 delegates: At the beginning of the #ISWC2010 poster session (7pm-9pm) collect your voting ballot at the entrance area! Thank you!

9 November 2010

Email title + one pdf slide on your proposal for the Lighning talks session to by Wednesday 6pm!

6 November 2010
Marian Dörk has set up a Visual Backchannel for #iswc2010 at This will aggregate and visualise all tweets that contain the hashtag #iswc2010, and all photos referenced in tweets via Plixi, Twitpic, or yfrog.
4 November 2010
An initial list of ISWC 2010 datasets and demos is online on the W3C Semantic Web Wiki. Free feel to expand the list with your own tools and demos!
28 October 2010
Try on your IPhone/IPod/IPad. Comments (and complements) to Alvaro (
28 October 2010
Places for the ISWC Career Mentoring Lunch on Wed 10 November are limited, and filling up fast. To avoid disappointment, please register asap at if you're interested in this event.