Interviews and News

SEMANTiCS is back!

August 10, 2020 by Thomas Thurner

Even though we have had to cancel our conferences in April and September 2020, we are now keen to broadcast a sign of activity and vitality to and from the sector. With the SEMANTiCS VIDEO FORUM, we are planning for a crisp evening assembling short snapshots on developments from the academic and industry of the recent month. To keep continuity for 2020 we are happy to welcome you - free of charge - to the SEMANTiCS VIDEO FORUM on September 9.

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Knowledge Graphs in Action - SEMANTiCS 2020 Satellite event - online

July 24, 2020 by Julia Holze

Semantics Conference and Community is active also in 2020. Besides the SEMANTICS VIDEO FORUM on September 9th DBpedia, PLDN and EuroSDR will organize a SEMANTiCS satellite event online, on October 6, 2020. Corresponding to the SEMANTiCS event motto, we set up an exciting themed program around ‘Knowledge Graphs in Action: DBpedia, Linked Geodata and Geo-information Integration’.

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How Semantic Web serves the Security and e-Health Domain

February 21, 2020 by Thomas Thurner

Last week I had the chance to talk to Eva Blomqvist about the role of Semantic Technologies in privacy-aware environments.

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Meaning is Fundamental for Business Success

February 13, 2020 by Thomas Thurner

I spoke recently to Marco Brattinga. He is one of the thought leaders in the Netherlands when it comes to the practical use of Semantic Technologies in business environments.  

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How Autonomous Agents can better process the World’s Knowledge

February 11, 2020 by Thomas Thurner

We had the chance to ask Ilaria Tiddi about her research on AI&Robotics. One of the fields which are reflected in this year's program at SEMANTiCS 2020 EU. 

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Knowledge graphs are now everywhere!

February 11, 2020 by Thomas Thurner

We had the possibility to talk to Victor de Boer, about the preparations and expectations for this year's SEMANTICS EU conference.

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Conference postponed to 09/2021, but R&I Track remains open for submissions

January 06, 2020 by Tassilo Pellegrini

The SEMANTiCS organizing committee decided to keeps the Scientific Tracks open (including the special tracks) for 2020 but cancel the Poster & Demo Track, the Workshop & Tutorial Track as well as the Industry Track. 

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This was SEMANTICS 2019

September 26, 2019 by Thomas Thurner

We chose Karlsruhe for the 15th edition of the SEMANTiCS conference series. A place we know as Germany's hotspot for technology. An indeed it was a great event having an on-the-edge topic on our agenda: Knowledge Graphs and AI.

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SEMANTiCS Innovation Award goes to Karin Mock - OMV

September 16, 2019 by Thomas Thurner

The annual  SEMANTiCS Innovation Award rewards outstanding activities in bringing Semantic Technologies into Industry Environments. The conference participants voted together with a jury that awarded this year’s prize to  Karin Mock, Information Governance Manager at  OMV.

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Voices: A review of SEMANTiCS 2019 by Heather Hedden

September 16, 2019 by Heather Hedden

This article was originally posted on Heather Heddens's blog "The Accidental Taxonomist"., and shares some impressions of SEMANTiCS 2019 at Karlsruhe.

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