Welcome to the first International workshop on Semantics-enabled Biomedical Literature Analytics (SeBiLAn2022). The workshop takes place on April 25, 2022 and is co-located with The Web Conference (the International World Wide Web (WWW2022) Conference).

Important Dates

  • Deadline for paper submission: February 3, February 10, 2022
  • Acceptance notification: March 3, 2022
  • Source files and Camera-ready PDFs: March 10, 2022
  • Workshop: April 25, 2022


To register, please follow TheWebConf instructions: https://www2022.thewebconf.org/registration/ If you are only interested in attending the workshop, you can select the “Monday & Tuesday only” ticketing option.

Invited Speaker and Panelists

We will have two invited speakers and a panel session. The topic of this year’s panel will be: “Knowledge Representation and Semantics for Biomedical Knowledge Synthesis”

Keynote speakers:

  • Olivier Bodenreider, Acting Director, LHNCBC, National Library of Medicine, NIH
  • Karin Verspoor, Dean, School of Computing Technologies, RMIT University


  • Melissa Haendel, Professor and Chief Research Informatics Officer, Marsico Chair in Data Science, School of Medicine, University of Colorado Anschutz
  • Trevor Cohen, Professor, Department of Biomedical Informatics and Medical Education, University of Washington
  • Chunhua Weng, Professor, Department of Biomedical Informatics, Columbia University