Doctoral Workshop 2021

Posted on: Mon, 12/07/2020 - 15:35 By: valentina.janev

The Doctoral Workshop associated with the LAMBDA Big Data Analytics Summer School is organized with the aim to provide Ph.D. candidates an opportunity to present their research projects.

Another goal of the Workshop is to develop a supportive community within which students can begin to develop a professional network, interacting with peers and senior scholars from the field.


  • Damien Graux, Wimmics, INRIA Sophia Antipolis – Méditerranée, France


The preliminary program is available here.


  • Big Knowledge Graphs and Big Data processing
    • Semantic interoperability
    • Big Data platforms
    • Artificial Intelligence and Explainable AI
  • Semantic Technologies for Energy
    • Semantic Models and Standards
    • Knowledge Graphs in the Energy Domain
    • Interoperability and European Data Spaces
  • Data & Secure, Clean and Efficient Energy
    • Energy Management Solutions (Production, Transmission, and Consumption)
    • Renewable Energy Sources and Smart Energy Management
    • Smart Grids Management
    • Building Energy Management System
  • Big Data & Analytical Services
    • Forecasting Models
    • Predictive Maintenance
    • Energy Usage Optimization

All papers submitted to the Doctoral Workshop will undergo a thorough reviewing process. The LAMBDA core team with the help of other members of the International Doctoral Committee will undergo a thorough reviewing process with a view to providing detailed and constructive feedback.
Up to 15 papers will be selected for presentation and publishing in form of Proceedings.

Organizing Committee

  • Heba Mohamed, University of Bonn
  • Nikola Tomašević, Institute Mihajlo Pupin
  • Marko Batić, Institute Mihajlo Pupin

International Doctoral Committee

  • Valentina Janev, Institute Mihajlo Pupin, Serbia (Chair)
  • Sanja Vraneš, Institute Mihajlo Pupin, Serbia
  • Lazar Berbakov, Institute Mihajlo Pupin, Serbia
  • Emanuel Sallinger, University of Oxford, UK
  • Anastasia Dimou, imec and Ghent University, Belgium
  • Diego Collarana, Fraunhofer IAIS, Germany
  • Maria-Esther Vidal, German National Library of Science and Technology, Leibniz University Hannover, Germany
  • Jens Lehmann, University of Bonn, Germany
  • Damien Graux, ADAPT SFI Centre, Trinity College Dublin, Ireland
  • Hajira Jabeen, CEPLAS - Cluster of Excellence in Plant Sciences. Technische Universität Dresden, Germany
  • Andrej Čampa, ComSensus, Slovenia
  • Marcus Keane, National University of Ireland, Galway, Ireland
  • Dimitar Trajanov,  Ss. Cyril and Methodius University, Skopje, North Macedonia
  • Johannes Stöckl, Austrian Institute of Technology, Austra
  • Federico Seri, National University of Ireland, Galway, Ireland
  • Luis Miguel Blanes Restoy, National University of Ireland, Galway, Ireland
  • Brankica Pažun, School of Engineering Management, Serbia
  • Neven Vrček, Faculty of Organization and Informatics, University of Zagreb, Croatia
  • Paulo Lissa, National University of Ireland, Galway, Ireland


  • 15.02.2021 Registration open
  • 30.04.2021 Extended Abstract submission (3 pages), please proceed here
  • 20.05.2021 Notification of paper acceptance
  • 17.06.2021 Workshop
  • 15.09.2021 Paper camera-ready deadline (6-10 pages)

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