International Workshop on Database Technologies for Handling XML Information on the Web

In conjunction with Int'l Conference on Extending Database Technology (EDBT 2004)

March 14, 2004, Heraklion - Crete, Greece

DataX 2004 Program

08:45-09:00 Welcome
09:00-09:50 Invited Talk: Stefano Ceri (chair: Giovanna Guerrini)
  • XML Challenges for the Database Community: Past, Present, and Future
    Daniele Braga, Alessandro Campi, Stefano Ceri
09:50-10:30 Session 1: Distribution and evolution of XML documents (chair: Ralf Schenkel)
  • Knowledge Management Framework for the Collaborative Distribution of Information
    Jérôme Godard, Frédéric Andrčs,William Grosky, Kinji Ono
  • Keeping pace with Evolving XML-based Specifications
    Marvin Tan, Angela Goh
10:30-11:00 Coffee Break
11:00-12:30 Session 2: Indexing XML documents (chair: Zoé Lacroix)
  • L-Tree: a Dynamic Labeling Structure for Ordered XML Data
    Yi Chen, George Mihaila, Sriram Padmanabhan, Rajesh Bordawekar
  • Implementation of XPath Axes in the Multi-dimensional Approach to Indexing XML Data
    Michal Krátký, Jaroslav Pokorný, Václav Snášel
  • Dynamic Range Labeling for XML Trees
    Takeharu Eda, Yasushi Sakurai, Toshiyuki Amagasa, Masatoshi Yoshikawa, Shunsuke Uemura, Takashi Honishi
  • FliX: A Flexible Framework for Indexing Complex XML Document Collections
    Ralf Schenkel
12:30-14:00 Lunch
14:00-15:30 Session 3: Querying XML documents (chair: Barbara Catania)
  • A Statistical Approach for XML Query Size Estimation
    Mong Li Lee, Hanyu Li, Wynne Hsu, Beng Chin Ooi
  • Answering Queries on XML Data by means of Association Rules
    Elena Baralis, Paolo Garza, Elisa Quintarelli, Letizia Tanca
  • Prune the XML before you search it: XML transformations for query optimization
    Stéphane Bressan, Zoé Lacroix, Ying Guang Li, Anna Maddalena
  • Selection of XML Views to Materialize in COMMIX System
    Tengjiao Wang, Dongqing Yang, Shiwei Tang, Yunfeng Liu, Shuai Ma
15:30-16:00 Coffee Break
16:00-16:40 Session 4: XML Applications (chair: Elena Ferrari)
  • XML-based Revocation and Delegation in a Distributed Environment
    Konstantina E. Stoupa, Athena I. Vakali, Fang Li, Ioannis A. Tsoukalas
  • Using A Transcode and Prefetch Method for Playing XML Contents Containing Multiple Multimedia Data on Mobile Terminals
    Maria Hong, Dong-Yeop Ryu, Jae-Chul Sir, Eun-Young Kim Young-Hwan Lim
16:40-17:40 Panel: "What's next in XML and databases?"

Minos Garofalakis (Bell Labs, USA)
Ioana Manolescu (INRIA, France)
George Mihaila (IBM Watson Research Center, USA)
Ralf Schenkel (Max Planck Institut, Germany)
Vasilis Vassalos (Athens University, Greece)
Moderator: Marco Mesiti (University of Milan, Italy)

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Marco Mesiti
Last Updated: 9 March 2004