Workshop Schedule, July 9th 2005

9:00Welcome and introduction    Jim Blythe and Biplav Srivastava

9:10 - 10:00   Invited talk: Automated Composition of Executable Web Services
Marco Pistore, University of Trento

Web Services

10:00   Evaluating Planning based Approaches for End to End Composition and Execution of Web Services
V. Agarwal, G. Chafle, K. Dasgupta, S. Mittal and B. Srivastava

10:30 - 11:00   Coffee break

11:00 - 1:00pm   Web services
11:00   Inducing Source Descriptions for Automated Web Service Composition
M. Carman and C. Knoblock
11:30 Multiagent Workflow Enactment Using Adaptive Pricing Mechanisms
H. Goradia and J. Vidal
12:00 Corpus-based Web Services Matchmaking
Z. Zhuang, P. Mitra and A. Jaiswal
12:15 Discussion

12:45 - 2:00   Lunch

2:00 - 3:30   Grid Workflows
2:00   A Knowledge-Based Architecture for Helping in the Optimization and Development of Data Mining Applications in Grids
F. F. de Souza, L. Ayres and V. Furtado
2:30 Model of Grid Scheduling Problem
P. Fibich, L. Matyska and H. Rudova
3:00 Flexible Grid Workflows Using TAEMS
J. Atlas, K. Decker and M. Swany
3:15 Discussion

3:30 - 4:00   Coffee break

4:00 - 4:50   Autonomic computing invited talk: Comparing Model-Based and Model-Free Approaches to Autonomic Resource Allocation
Gerry Tesauro, IBM Research

4:50 - 5:30 pm   Open Discussion:

Proposed topic: Should planning and scheduling tools adopt existing representations such as BPEL or OWL-S, or advocate new representations?

Participants are free to switch to other topics at will!

5:30 pm   Wrap-up