First Indo-American Knowledge Graph and Semantic Web Conference

26-27 November 2020



The first Indo-American Knowledge Graph and Semantic Web Conference is an international scientific conference series devoted to knowledge graph and semantic web research. Due COVID-19 pandemic, this edition of the conference will be online. The prime goals of the conference are:

(i) to provide a forum for the semantic web community, bringing together researchers and practitioners in industry to share ideas about R&D projects and

(ii) to increase the adoption of the semantic web technologies in the region.



Topics of interest include, but not limited to:

Knowledge Mining and Fusion

Web Analytics

Security and Data Privacy with Semantic Technologies

Knowledge Graphs and Deep Semantics

Semantic Linking and Search

Machine Learning in Semantic Computing

Linked Data


Social Web & Web Science

Mobile Web, Sensors and Semantic Streams

Services, APIs, Processes and Cloud Computing

Vocabularies, Schemas, Ontologies

Combining Semantic Graphs with Property Graphs

Probabilistic Knowledge Graphs

Benchmarking and Empirical Evaluation

Scientific Semantic Web

Text Mining and Natural Language Processing

Deep Learning on Knowledge Graphs


Submissions and Proceedings


KGSWC 2020 invites to submit high-quality unpublished research papers on the topics of the conference. The submissions cannot be under review or acceptance for publication in a journal or another conference. The papers will be reviewed by at least three independent reviewers and submitted for plagiarism detection check.

The submissions must be written in English using the Springer style (LNCS/CCIS one-column page format) ( computer/lncs/lncs+authors?SGWID=0-40209-0-0-0). We receive full papers (12-15 pages) and short papers (6-8 pages) and may be submitted in PDF via the Easychair system below:

It is planned to publish the proceedings of KGSWC 2020 with Springer in their Communications in Computer and Information Science (CCIS) series (approved)


Important Dates


Submission Deadline: September 15 2020

Notification Due: October 10, 2020

Final Version Due: October 20, 2020

Organizing Committee


General Chairs

Shishir Kumar Shandilya, Vellore Institute of Technology, VIT Bhopal University, India

Boris Villazon-Terrazas, Tinámica, Spain

Sanju Tiwari, PhD, Post-Doc, India

Fernando Ortiz-Rodriguez, Universidad Autónoma de Tamaulipas, Mexico

Program Committee

Abhishek Bhattacharya, IEMIS, Kolkata, India

Adolfo Antonio-Bravo, Universidad Politécnica de Madrid, Spain

Amadis Martinez, Universidad de Carabobo, Venezuela

Amit Sheth,University of South Carolina, USA

Ana Aguilera, Universidad de Valparaiso, Chile 

Anna Fensel, University of Innsbruck, Austria

Antonio DI NOLA, University of Salerno, Italy

Ayush Goyal, Texas A&M University-Kingsville, USA

Deepjyoti Kalita, Cotton University, India

Dimitris Konkotas, Diffbot, Greece

Eric Pardede, La Trobe University, Australia

Erick Antezana, Bayer Crop Science, Belgium

Filip Radulovic, Director at SEPAGE, France

Freddy Priyatna, PhD, Post-Doc, Philadelphia, USA

Hari Prabhat Gupta, Indian Institute of Technology, BHU, India

Jennifer D’Souza, TIB, L3S, Germany

Juan F. Sequeda, Austin, TX, USA

Kumar Abhishek, National Institute of Technology Patna, India

María Poveda Villalón, Universidad Politécnica de Madrid, Spain

Marlene Goncalves, Universidad Simon Bolívar, Venezuela

Oscar Corcho Garcia, Universidad Politécnica de Madrid, Spain

Pascal Hitzler, Kansas State University, USA

Patience Usoro Usip, University of Uyo, Nigeria

Raghava Muthuraju, Indraprastha Institute of Information Technology, Delhi, India  

Raul Garcia Castro, Universidad Politécnica de Madrid, Spain

Sailesh Bajpai, Regional Center for Biotechnology, Faridabad, India

Shikha Mehta, JIIT, Noida, India

Soren Auer, TIB, L3S, Germany

Fee Structure


For students: 5500 (72$)

For Academicians: 6500 (86$)

For Industrialist: 7500(99$)

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