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  • The AOS/CS Workbench Seventh Agricultural Ontology Service Workshop Bangalore, India Gauri Salokhe { [email_address] }
  • Outline
    • Background
    • The AOS/CS Workbench
      • Characteristics
      • Users
      • Features
    • Current status
    • Next steps
  • Background (1/2)
      • Used worldwide
      • Multilingual (online 10 languages)
      • Term-based (as opposed to concept-based)
      • Limited semantics (NT, BT, RT)
      • Maintained as a relational database
      • Distributed in several formats (RDBMS, TagText, ISO2709, ...)
  • Background (2/2)
    • Draft versions available in TBX, SKOS, OWL
    • Access to full thesaurus through seven Web Services
    • Agricultural Ontology Service (AOS)
  • AOS/CS Workbench: a collaborative ontology development tool
    • Support and manage the multi-language terminology work of information management specialists in the development , maintenance , and quality assurance of the AOS/CS.
  • AOS/CS Workbench: Users
    • Term editors
    • Ontology editors
    • Validators
    • Publishers
    • Administrators
    • - distributed user-base!
  • AOS/CS Workbench: Features
    • Corpus Analysis
    • Manage
      • Concepts, Terms, Relationships
      • Classification Schemes
      • Rules/constraints
    • Quality Assurance
    • Versioning and Deployment
    • Other functionalities
      • Search
      • Import / Export
      • Validations
      • Administration
      • Help
  • AOS/CS Workbench: Overall design input AOS/CS Workbench concordance pattern-matching multilingual input .doc, .pdf, .xml, etc. Concept Hierarchy text corpus
  • AOS/CS Workbench: Home Page
  • AOS/CS Workbench: Search Page
  • AOS/CS Workbench: Export Page
  • AOS/CS Workbench: Navigate Concepts
  • AOS/CS Workbench: new Relationships
  • Current status
    • AOS/CS Workbench construction (ongoing)
      • AOS/CS OWL model finalized
      • Test project available
      • Full AGROVOC conversion procedure using the OWL model (ongoing)
      • Relationships definition (in collaboration with CNR, Italy) (ongoing)
      • Refinement and adding knowledge to the Ontology (ongoing as part of -- CWR, Food Safety)
      • Performance tests (ongoing)
  • Next steps
    • Completion of the AOS/CS Workbench
    • AGROVOC conversion and further refinement
    • Extensive testing on scalability, concurrent use of the Workbench etc.
    • Create a network of ontology experts
      • Multilingual subject experts: term editors, ontology editors, validators
      • Workshops/Trainings
    • NeOn
  • Thank you ! More information: [email_address]