FOUST

The Foundational Stance

The first FOUST workshop, organised by Stefano Borgo (Trento) and Oliver Kutz (Bolzano) will be held on February 27 and 28, 2017, at the KRDB Research Center of the Free University of Bozen-Bolzano, Italy.

Leading researchers will meet to discuss the foundational ontologies DOLCE, YAMATO, GFO, BFO, GUM, and UFO.

Invited participants include:

John Bateman, Antony Galton, Nicola Guarino, Giancarlo Guizzardi, Heinrich Herre, Frank Loebe, Claudio Masolo, Riichiro Mizoguchi, Fabian Neuhaus, Joao Nicola, and Barry Smith.



FOUST Workshop Program -- February 27/28, 2017, Seminar Room, POS Building, UNIBZ.

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DAY 1 (FEB 27)

09:45 - 10:00 Introduction to FOUST - The Foundational Stance
(Stefano Borgo & Oliver Kutz)

10:00 - 11:00 Ontology of Time and Process (Antony Galton)

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11:00 - 11:45 coffee break
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11:45 - 12:15 GFO Ontology (Frank Loebe)
12:15 - 12:45 YAMATO Ontology (Riichiro Mizoguchi)

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12:45 - 14:30 lunch
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14:30 - 15:00 DOLCE Ontology (Stefano Borgo)
15:00 - 15:15 UFO Ontology (Joao Nicola & Giancarlo Guizzardi)
15:15 - 15:30 Integrating UFO and DOLCE (Nicola Guarino)

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15:30 - 16:15 coffee break
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16:15 - 16:45 GUM Ontology (John Bateman)
16:45 - 17:15 BFO Ontology (Barry Smith & Fabian Neuhaus)

17:30 - 18:30 Discussion


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DAY 2 (FEB 28)

All day: Preparation of the FOUST publication and digital library.