International Conference on
Flexible Query Answering Systems (FQAS)

FQAS is the premier conference focusing on the key issue in the information society of providing
flexible, easy, and (for human) intuitive access to information. In targeting this issue, the conference
draws on several research areas, such as information retrieval, database management, data science,
information filtering, knowledge representation, logics, uncertainty handling, knowledge discovery,
analytics, soft computing, management of multimedia information, and human-computer interaction.
The guiding topic of the FQAS conferences are innovative query systems aimed at providing easy,
flexible and human-friendly access to information. Such systems are becoming increasingly important
also due to the huge and always growing number of users as well as the growing amount of available
Since 1994, the conference has provided a unique and multidisciplinary forum for researchers,
developers and practitioners to explore and exchange new ideas and approaches in all mentioned
research areas.

Steering Committee

Henning Christiansen, Denmark
Henrik Legind Larsen, Denmark
Troels Andreasen, Denmark


FQAS 2019:
13 th International Conference on Flexible Query Answering Systems
17 – 19 June 2019,
Amantea, Italy.

Homepage: www.fqas2019.units.it

Organized by

University of Trieste and University of Calabria, Italy

General Chairs

H. Legind Larsen, Aalborg University, Denmark
D. Saccà, University of Calabria, Italy

Program Chairs

A. Cuzzocrea, University of Trieste, Italy
S. Greco, University of Calabria, Italy