Although the school primarily targets South-American students, academics and professionals, we do welcome applicants from anywhere in the world. Normally, but not exclusively, applicants will be postgraduate students, academics or professionals in relevant disciplines with some knowledge of semantic and web technologies. Some basic acquaintance with knowledge representation languages for the Semantic Web (RDF, OWL, etc.) is desirable
The deadline for applications is 25 February, 2013. Please use the application form here.
The cost of the summer school, including accommodation, meals and excursions will be:
- R$ 2,500 for students
- R$ 4,000 for academics
- R$12,000 for professionals
Accepted candidates are expected to arrive on Sunday, May 5th, between 3pm and 6pm and to participate fully in the activities of the school until its conclusion, at 2pm on Saturday, May 11th. Applicants should keep in mind that we will not consider applications from participants who cannot commit themselves to a full participation for the whole duration of the school. Participants are also required to bring and present a poster at the summer school, describing their own research or professional work.