Description of OntoGen

Purpose and Functionality

Software tool for semiautomatic ontology generation from text. Current version supports building taxonomies, future versions will support building ontologies with multiple relationships.

Availability, Preconditions and Licensing

Installation package is publicly available in binaries at ontogen.ijs.si

The software runs under Windows platform .NET framework 2.0.

 

The tool is free for research purposes.

Integration with other SEKT Tools

Developed on the top of Text-Garden tool and integrated with Text Garden, development so far inside the SEKT project.

OntoGen is standalone tool but also integrated into OntoStudio[1].

Publications

FORTUNA, Blaž, GROBELNIK, Marko, MLADENIĆ, Dunja. Semi-automatic data-driven ontology construction system. In: Proceedings of the 9th International multi-conference Information Society IS-2006, BOHANEC, Marko, GAMS, Matjaž, RAJKOVIČ, Vladislav, URBANČIČ, Tanja, BERNIK, Mojca, MLADENIĆ, Dunja, GROBELNIK, Marko, HERIČKO, Marjan, KORDEŠ, Urban, MARKIČ, Olga, MUSEK, Janek, OSREDKAR, Mari Jože, KONONENKO, Igor, NOVAK ŠKARJA, Barbara (eds.), October 2006, Ljubljana: Institut "Jožef Stefan", 2006, 223-226.

 

FORTUNA, Blaž, GROBELNIK, Marko, MLADENIĆ, Dunja. Background knowledge for ontology construction. In: Contexts and ontologies: theory, practice and applications, C&O-2006 : papers from the ECAI workshop : [Trentino, Riva del Garda, Italy, 28 August - 1 September 2006]. [Trento: ITC-IRST], 2006, 74-80, also in Poster at WWW 2006, May 23.26, 2006, Edinburgh, Scotland

 

FORTUNA, Blaž, MLADENIĆ, Dunja, GROBELNIK, Marko. Semi-automatic construction of topic ontology. In: Proceedings of the 8th International multi-conference Information Society IS-2005, MARKIČ, Olga, GAMS, Matjaž, KORDEŠ, Urban, HERIČKO, Marjan, MLADENIĆ, Dunja, GROBELNIK, Marko, ROZMAN, Ivan, RAJKOVIČ, Vladislav, URBANČIČ, Tanja, BERNIK, Mojca, BOHANEC, Marko (eds.), October 2005, Ljubljana: Institut "Jožef Stefan", 2005, 170-173also at The Second International Workshop on Knowledge Discovery and Ontologies at ECML 2005.

 

B. Fortuna, M. Grobelnik, D. Mladenic, System for Semi-automatic Ontology Construction, Demo at ESWC 2006, June 11-14, 2006, Budva, Montenegro

 

FORTUNA, Blaž, MLADENIĆ, Dunja, GROBELNIK, Marko. Ontologies. In: ACKERMANN, Markus (ed.), BERENDT, Bettina (ed.), GROBELNIK, Marko (ed.), MLADENIĆ, Dunja (ed.). Semantics, web and mining : joint international workshops, EWMF 2005 and KDO 2005, Porto, Portugal, October 3 and 7, 2005 : revised selected papers, (Lecture notes in computer science, Lecture notes in artifical intelligence, vol. 4289). Berlin; Heidelberg; New York: Springer, 2006, 121-131.

 

Publications of Applications built on the top of the tool

LJUBIČ, Peter, LAVRAČ, Nada, PLISSON, Joël, MLADENIĆ, Dunja, BOLLHALTER, Stefan, JERMOL, Mitja. Automated structuring of company competencies in virtual organizations. In: Proceedings of the 8th International multi-conference Information Society IS-2005, MARKIČ, Olga, GAMS, Matjaž, KORDEŠ, Urban, HERIČKO, Marjan, MLADENIĆ, Dunja, GROBELNIK, Marko, ROZMAN, Ivan, RAJKOVIČ, Vladislav, URBANČIČ, Tanja, BERNIK, Mojca, BOHANEC, Marko (eds.), October 2005, Ljubljana: Institut "Jožef Stefan", 2005, 190-193.

PLISSON, Joël, MLADENIĆ, Dunja, LJUBIČ, Peter, LAVRAČ, Nada, GROBELNIK, Marko. Using machine learning to structure the expertise of companies : analysis of the Yahoo! business data. In: Proceedings of the 8th International multi-conference Information Society IS-2005, MARKIČ, Olga, GAMS, Matjaž, KORDEŠ, Urban, HERIČKO, Marjan, MLADENIĆ, Dunja, GROBELNIK, Marko, ROZMAN, Ivan, RAJKOVIČ, Vladislav, URBANČIČ, Tanja, BERNIK, Mojca, BOHANEC, Marko (eds.), October 2005, Ljubljana: Institut "Jožef Stefan", 2005, 186-189.

LJUBIČ, Peter, LAVRAČ, Nada, MLADENIĆ, Dunja, PLISSON, Joël, MOZETIČ, Igor. Automated structuring of company profiles. Metodol. zv. (Ljubl.), 2006, vol. 3, no. 2, str. 369-380, graf. prikazi.

 

BRANK, Janez, GROBELNIK, Marko, MLADENIĆ, Dunja. A survey of ontology evaluation techniques. V: MARKIČ, Olga (ur.), GAMS, Matjaž (ur.), KORDEŠ, Urban (ur.), HERIČKO, Marjan (ur.), MLADENIĆ, Dunja (ur.), GROBELNIK, Marko (ur.), ROZMAN, Ivan (ur.), RAJKOVIČ, Vladislav (ur.), URBANČIČ, Tanja (ur.), BERNIK, Mojca (ur.), BOHANEC, Marko (ur.). Zbornik 8. mednarodne multikonference Informacijska družba IS 2005, 11. do 17. oktober 2005, (Informacijska družba). Ljubljana: Institut "Jožef Stefan", 2005, 166-169.

JAKULIN, Aleks, MLADENIĆ, Dunja. Ontology grounding. In: Proceedings of the 8th International multi-conference Information Society IS-2005, MARKIČ, Olga, GAMS, Matjaž, KORDEŠ, Urban, HERIČKO, Marjan, MLADENIĆ, Dunja, GROBELNIK, Marko, ROZMAN, Ivan, RAJKOVIČ, Vladislav, URBANČIČ, Tanja, BERNIK, Mojca, BOHANEC, Marko (eds.), October 2005, Ljubljana: Institut "Jožef Stefan", 2005, 174-177.



[1] OntoStudio, Ontoprise GmbH, Germany,  http://www.ontoprise.de/content/e1171/e1249/index_eng.html