As the first RCDL conference, RCDL 2003 was hosted by Saint Petersburg State University. Saint-Petersburg, Russia.
During 3 days (October 29-31, 2003) more than 50 interesting presentations were given including invited talk on "What can semantics do for Bioinformatics?" by Amit Sheth.
RCDL 2003 was collocated with ROMIP 2003 - first Russian Information Retrieval Evaluation Seminar. Workshop program included presentations about results of first year of ROMIP and future plans.