Second Int.l Workshop on Searching and Integrating New Web Data Sources

Co-located with VLDB 2012.

August 31, 2012.   Istanbul, Turkey


The Second International Workshop on Searching and Integrating New Web Data Sources (VLDS 2012) will take place as a satellite event of VLDB 2012 in Istanbul, Turkey.

The goal of the workshop is to gather researchers and practitioners in the diverse fields related to data integration and search applications on the web at the purpose of discussing innovative strategies for combining search facilities with integration aspects for Web data sources.

The workshop proceedings are now officially published and available online at:

The workshop represents a unique venue for discussing all the aspects related to the implementation, publication, and orchestration of services over new Web data sources, the most suitable paradigms to improve the user experience in context, as well as the application scenarios which may better benefit of these new technologies, including enterprise applications, recommender systems, and social search.

The workshop will feature two keynotes,
by Gerhard Weikum and Raghu Ramakrishnan.
Gerhard Weikum Raghu Ramakrishnan


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Authors of the best papers could consider submitting a journal version of their work to a VLDB Journal special issue that some of us are currently editing on “Structured, Social and Crowd-sourced Data on the Web” (deadline Sept. 15) and use the workshop as a venue for collecting feedbacks and suggestions. 

If you have any questions related to the VLDS workshop, please contact the organizers using the following email address: