Fifth International Workshop on the Web of Things (WoT 2014)

Fifth International Workshop on the Web of Things (WoT 2014)

The Internet of Things has become a well-known brand for a set of research issues in the pervasive and ubiquitous computing communities. The WoT workshop series is the prime location for researchers and practitioners to share their results and projects with the Web of Things community.

Update: The proceedings of the Fifth International Workshop on the Web of Things has been published to the ACM library. You can find the papers there or below.

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Key Dates

Paper submission deadline: August 31, 2014 (Extended!)
Notification of acceptance: September 19, 2014
Camera-ready papers due: September 26, 2014
Workshop date: October 8, 2014


The Fifth edition of WoT will be collocated with IoT 2014 and will take place at the MIT Media Lab in Cambridge, MA, USA.


10:30-10:40: Opening: 

Simon Mayer, Siemens
Dominique Guinard, EVRYTHNG
Erik Wilde, Siemens

10:40-11:00: Keynote I:

Dave Raggett, W3C: Enabling Open Markets for the Web of Things

11:00-12:00: Paper presentations I

Gérôme Bovet, Antonio Ridi and Jean Hennebert:
Virtual Things for Machine Learning Applications

Andrei Miclaus, Till Riedel, Jack Unseld and Michael Beigl:
Semantic Web Based Context-Adaptable Generation of Product Specific Documentation

Robert Kleinfeld, Lukasz Radziwonowicz and Charalampos Doukas:
glue.things – a Mashup Platform for wiring the Internet of Things with the Internet of Services

12:00-13:00: Lunch & Demos

13:00-13:20: Keynote II:

Florian Michahelles, Siemens: The Web of Things Research Group

13:20-14:20: Paper Presentations II

Gérôme Bovet, Gautier Briard and Jean Hennebert:
A Scalable Cloud Storage for Sensor Networks

Yong Ding, Martin Alexander Neumann, Ömer Kehri, Geoff Ryder, Till Riedel and Michael Beigl:
Bet and Energy – From Load Forecasting to Demand Response in a Web of Things

Michael Blackstock and Rodger Lea:
Toward a Distributed Data Flow Platform for the Web of Things

14:20 – 14:40: Closing Keynote:

Dominique Guinard, EVRYTHNG, 5 Years of WoT, looking back looking forward.


Call for Papers

If you’d like to participate we invite you to send us your research papers, position papers and demo proposals as described in the call for papers.


Simon Mayer, ETH Zurich, Switzerland
Dr. Dominique Guinard, EVRYTHNG Ltd., UK
Dr. Vlad Trifa, EVRYTHNG Ltd., UK
Dr. Erik Wilde, Siemens, USA

Program Committee

Rosa Alarcon Pontificia Universidad Catlica de Chile
Michael Blackstock University of British Columbia
Olivier Boissier ENS Mines Saint-Etienne
Aitor Gomez-Goiri University of Deusto
Dominique Guinard EVRYTHNG, UK
Jean Hennebert University of Applied Sciences Western Switzerland
Gerd Kortuem Open University, UK
Matthias Kovatsch ETH Zurich
Rodger Lea University of British Columbia, Canada
Olivier Liechti University of Applied Sciences of Western Switzerland
Marino Linaje Universidad de Extremadura
Diego Lopez-De-Ipina University of Deusto
Friedemann Mattern ETH Zurich
Simon Mayer ETH Zurich
Florian Michahelles Siemens, USA
Jacques Pasquier University of Fribourg, Switzerland
Cesare Pautasso University of Lugano, Switzerland
Dave Raggett W3C, UK
Till Riedel TecO, Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT)
Andreas Ruppen University of Fribourg, Switzerland
Inaki Vazquez Universidad of Deusto
Erik Wilde Siemens, USA






Previous Editions

Find out more about the yearly Web of Things workshop on on the official Workshop Webpages: