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Open International M3 Semantic Interoperability Workshop

2013 Open International M3 Semantic Interoperability Workshop


Jointly organised by Open Local Data Application activity at EIT (European Institute of Innovation and Technology) smart spaces thematic action line and Open Innovations Association FRUCT


Time and Venue

November 12 (Tuesday)
EIT Open Innovation House, Otaniementie 19B, Espoo, Seminar Hall at the 2nd floor

08:30 30m Registration
09:00 15m Opening of workshop, J.-P. Soininen, P. Liuha, Finland
Session: M3 Community
Room: Seminar Hall at the 2nd floor        Chairman: Juha-Pekka Soininen
09:15 15m Smart Spaces Development: Activity Status from Open Innovations Association FRUCT, Dmitry Korzun, et al., HIIT, Aalto University, Petrozavodsk State University, FRUCT
09:30 15m M3 in education and research: experiences and lesson learned, Fabio Vergari, et al., University of Bologna
09:45 15m Approaching the Raspberry community with M3, Francesco Morandi, et al., University of Bologna
10:00 15m An OCPP interoperable services system based on a SmartM3 core, Angeles Rodriguez Serrano, University of Seville
10:15 15m Resolution Infrastructure for M3 based Systems, Jussi Kiljander, VTT
10:30 30m Coffee break
Session: M3 Technology
Room: Seminar Hall at the 2nd floor        Chairman: Tullio Salmon Cinotti
11:00 15m A scalable distributed M3 platform on a low-power cluster, Anders Berg, et al., Abo Akademi
11:15 15m KSP: A SPARQL-like Knowledge Sharing for Resource Restricted Devices, Jussi Kiljander, VTT
11:30 15m A portable implementation of Semantic Information Broker in OSGI technology, Alfredo D’Elia, University of Bologna
11:45 15m SMOOL – A tool to design, develop and deploy Smart Spaces, Adrian Noguero, Mucientes Tecnalia
12:00 15m Event Processing Interoperability using Smart Spaces and Semantic Web technologies, Francesco Morandi, University of Bologna
12:15 15m Performance Evaluation of Operations in RedSib with Substitution Mechanism, Andrey Vasilev, Ilya Paramonov, P. G. Demidov Yaroslavl State University
12:30 1h Lunch break
Session: M3 infrastructures
Room: Seminar Hall at the 2nd floor        Chairman: Sergey Balandin
13:30 15m RoDaFlow: A Framework for Development of Dataflow Network Agents in Smart-M3 with Substitution Method, Denis Laure, Ilya Paramonov, P. G. Demidov Yaroslavl State University
13:45 15m Context-Based Access Control for Ridesharing Service, Nikolay Teslya, et al., St.Petersburg Institute for Informatics and Automation of the Russian Academy of Sciences
14:00 15m Reusable, semantic, and context-aware micro-architecture, Susanna Panzar-Syvaniemi, VTT
14:15 15m Smart Room Services on Top of M3 Spaces, Dmitry Korzun, et al., Petrozavodsk State University, HIIT
14:30 15m M3 Based Knowledge Sharing Protocol applied to Bluetooth LE sensors and actuators, Arto Ylisaukko-oja, et al., VTT
14:45 15m The SmartRoom Infrastructure: Service Runtime Reliability, Ivan Galov, Dmitry Korzun, Petrozavodsk State University, HIIT
15:00 30m Coffee break
Session: M3 case examples
Room: Seminar Hall at the 2nd floor        Chairman: Johan Lilius
15:30 15m M3 interoperability for remote rehabilitation with Kinect, Natalia Diaz Rodriguez, et al., Abo Akademi, University of Turku
15:45 15m Smart-M3 and Geo2Tag Platfroms Integration Agent Uses-Cases, Kirill Yudenok, St.Petersburg Electrotechnical University “LETI”
16:00 15m Recommendation System for Tourist Attraction Information Service, Alexander Smirnov, et al., St.Petersburg Institute for Informatics and Automation of the Russian Academy of Sciences
16:15 15m Personalized Delivery of SmartRoom Services using Mobile Clients, Andrey Vdovenko, Dmitry Korzun, Petrozavodsk State University, HIIT
16:30 15m Programming Android Client for Smart-M3 Applications: SmartRoom Case Study, Pavel Kovyrshin, Dmitry Korzun, Petrozavodsk State University, HIIT
16:45 15m Presence Detection in Smart Room with Innorange Sensor, Sergey Marchenkov, Dmitry Korzun, Petrozavodsk State University, HIIT
Round table: Discussion about the future of M3 and M3 community
Room: Seminar Hall at the 2nd floor        Moderator: Tullio Salmon Cinotti
17:00 1h Discussion about the future of M3 and M3 community
18:00 2h Social Event


Scope and purpose

The purpose of the first open international M3 semantic interoperability workshop is to give a possibility for students, researchers and organisations interested in semantic interoperability solutions based on Smart-M3 or M3 concept to meet, to present their results, and to discuss on how we should continue the development of the concept.  M3 concept and Smart-M3 open source solution were originally developed in Artemis Sofia-project and in Finnish national DIEM project, but after these projects ended, the development has been more scattered and coordination has been missing. At the same time the need for semantic interoperability solutions has increased and M3 type of functionalities are used in addition to original device interoperability purposes also as semantic information repositories and discovery solutions in smart spaces and Internet of Things. There are also lot of discussions related to extending semantic web and Linked Data concepts towards embedded system and cyber-physical system domains.
The workshop will focus on following topics:
• Sharing the status of M3 related activities and creation of a common understanding what has been done so far. The target outcome could be a list of alternative implementations and their characteristics.
• Presenting the research and development status of M3 solutions and applications done on using the M3.  Discussing and analysing the possibilities and challenges related to M3. Understanding what are the lessons learnt so far.
•  Creation of the vision for development of M3. Understanding the focus areas and the role of M3 in them.
•  Discussion about M3 community. How we should organise and what should be the targets of the community.
The workshop programme will consist of a keynote talks, presentation based on participant contributions, and group works related to the future of M3 and the M3 community.


Contribution proposal guidelines

We expect that all workshop contributions shall be maximum of one A4 page abstracts/description in PDF or word format. Please submit your contributions by e-mail to juha-pekka.soininen<at> Abstract due date is September 29, 2013. notification is October 15, 2013. Camera-Ready PDF slides due date is at the workshop. The proposals are reviewed by organising committee and most relevant proposals are selected to be presented at the workshop. Contribution proposals can be on (but are not limited to) the following topics:

• Technical work related to Smart-M3 or M3 concept development
• Presentation or demonstration of Smart-M3 or M3 use or applications
• Analyses on the status and usability of M3 concept
• Proposals on how M3 community should be organised
All technical presentations (abstract + slides/or maximum 4 page description of a demo) will be published as a technical report in Åbo Akademi technical reports publication series after the workshop.

Please note: that this workshop has separate publishing procedure and the above process is mandatory and enough to submit your research. But, if in addition you want to publish a paper on Smart Spaces in FRUCT proceedings then please use standard FRUCT SUBMIT web tool for full papers (min 6 pages and up to 12 pages) and extended abstracts (min 200 words, max 5 pages) for project in progress and poster/demo by September 30, 2013. The acceptance notification deadline is October 14, 2013. Deadline for camera-ready submission is October 21, 2013.


Registration of participants

Registration to the workshop is free of charge and the registration form is available at the bottom of this page. 



EIT ICTLabs Smart Space Thematic Action Line/ Open Local Data Applications Activity
Open Innovations Association FRUCT

Research professor Juha-Pekka Soininen, VTT
Professor Tullio Salmon Cinotti, University of Bologna
Professor Johan Lilius, Åbo Akademi
Action Line Leader Petri Liuha, EIT ICTLabs
FRUCT President Sergey Balandin, FRUCT Oy