posted by organizer: MiguelAngelRG || 9438 views || tracked by 4 users: [display]

STAA 2019 : Special Issue: Semantic Technologies Applied to Agriculture

FacebookTwitterLinkedInGoogle

Link: https://www.mdpi.com/journal/applsci/special_issues/SemanticTech_Agri
 
When N/A
Where N/A
Submission Deadline Mar 31, 2020
Categories    semantic web   ontology   knowledge management   agriculture
 

Call For Papers

Nowadays, the use of new technologies in agriculture is almost pervasive across the world. Smart farming refers to using high-tech farming techniques and technologies to improve production output while minimizing cost and preserving resources. The main applications of ICT in agriculture (also known as ‘e-agriculture’) include the use of GPS and Geographic Information Systems (GIS) for precision farming, smartphone apps for e-learning and crop management, RFID for product tracking, knowledge management systems with information and best practices, etc. New technologies promote sustainable agricultural development and food security by improving the use of information, communication, and associated technologies in the sector.
Large amounts of data are being generated and made available to third parties in various formats from heterogeneous, disparate data sources. Ontologies and semantic technologies are a useful means to integrate and harmonize data from different sources and facilitate inferring and reasoning over a shared conceptualization. A number of different vocabularies and ontologies for the agronomic community have been defined for different purposes and most of them are being hosted in the AgroPortal ontology repository (http://agroportal.lirmm.fr/). This Special Issue is devoted to papers concerned with the application of semantic technologies in the agronomy domain. We seek for novel contributions and successful use cases in which the benefits of using ontologies on this field are made clear.

* Semantic Web
* Ontology
* Knowledge Management
* Data Integration
* Semantic Services
* Agriculture
* Agronomy
* Smart Farming
* E-Agriculture


Special Issue Editors
---------------------
Guest Editors
Prof. Dr. Francisco García-Sánchez, Faculty of Computer Science, University of Murcia, Spain
Dr. Miguel Ángel Rodríguez-García, Rey Juan Carlos University, Spain

Related Resources

PerIoT 2020   Software Approaches to Improve the Performance of IoT Systems - Applied Sciences (IF 2.217)
CIKM 2020   29TH ACM INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON INFORMATION AND KNOWLEDGE MANAGEMENT
Discrete Applied Mathematics of GROW 2020   Special issue of Discrete Applied Mathematics dedicated to the Ninth Workshop on Graph Classes, Optimization, and Width Parameters, GROW 2019.
SCSN 2020   The Eighth IEEE International Workshop on Semantic Computing for Social Networks and Organization Sciences: from user information to social knowledge
CDKP 2020   9th International Conference on Data Mining & Knowledge Management Process
ABB 2020   The 3rd International Conference on Applied Biochemistry and Biotechnology
ACM--NLPIR--Ei Compendex and Scopus 2020   ACM--2020 4th International Conference on Natural Language Processing and Information Retrieval (NLPIR 2020)--Scopus, Ei Compendex
ESWC 2020   Extended Semantic Web Conference
ICSC 2020   14th IEEE International Conference on ​Semantic Computing