Dates & Submission


  • Friday March 11, 2016: Extended to Friday, March 18, 2016: Full & short research paper, poster & demo submission deadline
  • Friday April 1, 2016: Extended to Monday, April 4, 2016: Notification of acceptance
  • Friday April 15, 2016: Camera-ready paper due
  • ESWC 2016 workshop days: PROFILES 2016 will take place on Monday, May 30, 2016 09:00-12:30.


We welcome the following types of contributions.

  • Short (up to 6 pages) and full (up to 15 pages) research papers
  • Poster abstracts and system demonstrations should not exceed 4 pages

Papers should follow the Springer LNCS proceedings style. All submissions must be written in English and must be formatted according to the Springer LNCS proceedings style. Please submit your contributions electronically in PDF format via the PFOFILES’16 submission system.

Each submission will be reviewed by at least 3 members of the PC. The program committee consists of well-recognized experts (from both academia and industry) in the areas of semantic technologies, social Web, NLP/text processing, as well as data and knowledge management.

Papers will be evaluated according to their significance, originality, technical content, style, clarity, and relevance to the workshop. At least one author of each accepted paper is expected to attend the workshop.