Knowledge Graph Generation

Knowledge Graphs are getting traction in both academia and in the industry as one of the key elements of AI applications. They are being recognized as an important and essential resource in many downstream tasks such as question answering, recommendation, personal assistants, business analytics, business automation, etc. Even though there are large knowledge graphs built with crowdsourcing such as Wikidata or using semi-structured data such as DBpedia or Yago or from structured data such as relational databases, building knowledge graphs from text corpora still remains an open challenge.

The workshop welcomes a broad range of papers including full research papers, negative results, position papers, dataset, and system demos examining the wide range of issues and processes related to knowledge graphs generation from text corpora including, but not limited to entity linking, relation extraction, knowledge representation, and Semantic Web. Papers on resources (methods, tools, benchmarks, libraries, datasets) are also welcomed.

The proceedings of the previous two editions of the workshops are in and

Why attend the Text2KG Workshop?

This workshop aims to bring together researchers from multiple focus areas such as Natural Language Processing (NLP), Entity Linking (EL), Relation Extraction (RE), Knowledge Representation and Reasoning (KRR), Deep Learning (DL), Knowledge Base Construction (KBC), Semantic Web, Linked Data, and other related fields to foster a discussion and enhance the state-of-the-art in knowledge graph generation from text.
The participants will find opportunities to present and hear about other emerging research and applications, to exchange ideas and experiences, and to identify new opportunities for collaborations across disciplines. We plan to involve the many prominent research groups in the Semantic Web community which in the last years focused on the generation of knowledge graphs from textual sources in different fields, such as research data (ORKG, AI-KG, Nanopublications), question answering (ParaQA, NSQA), common sense (CSKG), automotive (CoSI, ASKG), biomedical (Hetionet), and many others.

Themes & Topics

We are interested in (including but not limited to) the following themes and topics that study the generation of Knowledge Graphs from text,
based on quantitative, qualitative, and mixed research methods.


  • Approaches for generating Knowledge Graphs from text
  • Ontologies for representing provenance/metadata of generated Knowledge Graphs
  • Benchmarks for KG generation from text
  • Evaluation methods for KGs generated from text
  • Industrial applications involving KGs generation from text


  • Entity and relation extraction
  • Entity and relation linking
  • Semantic Parsing
  • Open Information Extraction
  • Deep Learning and Generative approaches
  • Human-in-the-loop methods
  • Large Language Models and Knowledge Graphs

Important Dates

Paper submissions due: March 7, 2024 March 17th, 2024 (Extended)
Final decision notification: April 4, 2024 April 10, 2024
Camera-ready submissions due: April 18, 2024
Workshop: May 26 - May 30, 2024

Submission Instructions

We invite full research papers, negative results, position papers, dataset and system demo papers.
The page limit for the full research papers, negative results and dataset papers is 16 pages excluding references and for the short papers and demos it is 7 pages excluding references.
Submissions must be original and should not have been published previously or be under consideration for publication while being evaluated for this workshop. Submissions will be evaluated by the program committee based on the quality of the work and its fit to the workshop themes. All submissions are double-blind and a high-resolution PDF of the paper should be uploaded to the EasyChair submission site before the paper submission deadline.
The accepted papers will be presented at the Text2KG workshop integrated with the conference, and they will be published as CEUR proceedings.
All must be submitted and formatted in the style of the CEUR proceedings format.
For details on CEUR style, see CEUR's Author Instruction.
Also see Overleaf Template.

Workshop Schedule

May 26, 2024 (All times are in EEST (Greece) timezone)

  • 09:00 - 09:10 AM > Welcome Session
  • 09:10 - 10:00 AM > KEYNOTE by Paul Groth: Knowledge Graph Architectures and LLMs
  • 10:15 - 10:30 AM > Hussam Ghanem: Fine-Tuning vs. Prompting: Evaluating the Knowledge Graph Construction with LLMs
  • 10:30 - 11:00 AM > Coffee Break
  • 11:00 - 11:15 AM > Daniil Dobriy: Employing RAG to Create a Conference Knowledge Graph from Text
  • 11:15 - 11:30 AM > Jack Boylan: KGValidator: A Framework for Automatic Validation of Knowledge Graph Construction
  • 11:30 - 11:45 AM > André Gomes Regino: Generating E-commerce Related Knowledge Graph from Text: Open Challenges and Early Results using LLMs
  • 11:45 - 12:00 PM > Diego Reforgiato Recupero: Knowledge Graphs for Digital Transformation Monitoring in Social Media
  • 12:00 - 12:15 PM > Yang Yang: Open Knowledge Base Canonicalization: Techniques and Challenges
  • 12:15 - 12:30 PM > Andrija Poleksić: Towards Dataset for Extracting Relations in the Climate-Change Domain
  • 12:30 - 14:00 PM > Lunch
  • 14:00 - 14:15 PM > Alessia Pisu: SLeveraging Language Models for Generating Ontologies of Research Topics
  • 14:15 - 14:30 PM > Lorenzo Bertolini: On Constructing Biomedical Text-to-Graph Systems with Large Language Models
  • 14:30 - 14:45 PM > Aleksandr Perevalov: Towards LLM-driven Natural Language Generation based on SPARQL Queries and RDF Knowledge Graphs
  • 15:00 - 15:30 PM > Industry Talk: Prasad Yalamanchi (Online)
  • 15:30 - 16:00 PM > Coffee Break
  • 16:00 - 16:15 PM > Cedric Möller: Incorporating Type Information Into Zero-Shot Relation Extraction (Online)
  • 16:15 - 16:30 PM > Ananya: Towards Harnessing Large Language Models as Autonomous Agents for Semantic Triple Extraction from Unstructured Text (Online)
  • 16:30 - 16:45 PM > Muhammad Ismail/Abid Ali: Battalogy: Empowering Battery Data Management through Ontology-driven Knowledge Graph (Online)
  • 16:45 - 17:00 PM > Closing Remarks

TEXT2KG Collocated Event: First International Health Intelligence Challenge

Health-related data, encompassing biomedical, behavioural, and socio-demographic information along with various contextual information, is distributed across multiple information systems and datasets. These systems employ diverse technologies and data structures, including natural language, complicating the task of making data findable, accessible, interoperable, and reusable. The use of varied terminologies to annotate and describe this data adds to the complexity. Our challenge is to integrate and make this data available as actionable intelligence for health decision-makers, aiding in effective individual and population disease prevention and control. This integration aims to save lives and livelihoods and reduce the impact on economies and societies.



The first, second, and third best health intelligence solution are going to be awarded as follows:
First Place: TBA
Second Place: TBA
Third Place: TBA

Organizer: Dusan MILOVANOVIC, Association Episteme, Geneva, Switzerland

Keynote Speaker

Paul Groth

University of Amsterdam

Industry Talk

Prasad Yalamanchi

Lead Semantics, USA

Organizing Committee


Universidad Autonoma de Tamaulipas, Mexico

Nandana Mihindukulasooriya

IBM Research, Dublin, Ireland


KMi, The Open University


Diffbot, Greece


TIB, Germany


University of Southern California


Association Episteme, Geneva, Switzerland

Steering Committee
& Publicity Chair


AIISC, University of South Carolina


AIISC, University of South Carolina

Advisory Committee

Program Committee

  • Angelo Salatino, The Open University, UK
  • Amna Dirdi, Birmingham City University, UK
  • Davide Buscaldi, Université Paris 13, France
  • Dimitris Kontokostas, Diffbot, Greece
  • Edgard Marx, Leipzig University of Applied Sciences (HTWK), Germany
  • Edlira Vakaj, Birmingham City University, UK
  • Fernando Ortiz-Rodriguez, Universidad Autonoma de Tamaulipas, Mexico
  • Francesco Osborne, The Open University, UK
  • Hong Yung (Joey) Yip, University of South Carolina, USA
  • Hossein Ghomeshi, Birmingham City University, UK
  • Jennifer D’Souza, TIB, Germany
  • Mauro Dragoni, FBK, Italy
  • Maosheng Guo, Diffbot, USA
  • Mayank Kejriwal, University of Southern California, USA
  • Nandana Mihindukoolasurya, IBM Research, Ireland
  • Ronak Panchal, Cognizant, India
  • Sanju Tiwari, Universidad Autonoma de Tamaulipas, Mexico
  • Serge Sonfack Sounchio, École Nationale d'Ingénieurs de Tarbes, France
  • Sven Groppe, Universität zu Lübeck, Germany
  • Tek Raj Chhetri, University of Innsbruck, Austria
  • Tomasso Soru, Serendipity AI, UK
  • Patience Usoro, University of Uyo, Nigeria
  • Disha Purohit, TIB, Germany
  • Ogerta Elezaj, Birmingham City University, UK
  • Marlene Goncalves, Profesor at Universidad Simón Bolívar, Venezuela

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