Author Archives: Sandra Bartsch

SLIPO project kick-off meeting

SLIPO, a new InfAI project kicked-off between the 18th and 20th of January in Athens, Greece. Funded by the EU-program “Horizon 2020”, the project is planned to have an operational time until the 31st of December 2019. Scalable Linking and … Continue reading

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PRESS RELEASE: “HOBBIT so far.” is now available

The latest release informs about the conferences our team attended in 2016 as well as about the published blogposts. Furthermore it gives a short analysis about the survey by which we are able to verify requirements of our benchmarks and … Continue reading

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4th Big Data Europe Plenary at Leipzig University

The meeting, hosted by our partner InfAI e. V., took place on the 14th to the 15th of December at the University of Leipzig. The 29 attendees in total, including 15 partners, discussed and reviewed the progress of all work … Continue reading

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AKSW wins award for Best Resources Paper at ISWC 2016 in Japan

Our paper, “LODStats: The Data Web Census Dataset”, won the award for Best Resources Paper at the recent conference in Kobe/Japan, which was the premier international forum for Semantic Web and Linked Data Community. The paper presents the LODStats dataset, … Continue reading

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Accepted Papers of AKSW Members @ Semantics 2016

This year’s SEMANTiCS conference which is taking place between September 12 – 15, 2016 in Leipzig recently invited for the submission of research papers on semantic technologies. Several AKSW members seized the opportunity and got their submitted papers accepted for … Continue reading

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TKE 2016 has announced their invited speakers

The 12th International Conference on Terminology and Knowledge Engineering (TKE 2016) has announced their invited speakers, including Dr. Sebastian Hellmann, Head of the AKSW/KILT research group at Leipzig University and Executive Director of the DBpedia Association at the Institut for … Continue reading

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Two Papers accepted at ECAI 2016

Hello Community! We are very pleased to announce that two of our papers were accepted for presentation at the biennial European Conference on Artificial Intelligence (ECAI). ECAI is Europe’s premier venue for presenting scientific results in AI and will be … Continue reading

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International Semantic Web Community meets in Leipzig, Sept. 12-15, 2016

At the annual SEMANTiCS Conference, experts from academia and industry meet to discuss semantic computing, its benefits and future business implications. Since 2005, SEMANTiCS has been attracting the opinion leaders in semantic web and big data technology, ranging from information … Continue reading

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AKSW takes part in BMWi-funded GEISER project

The AKSW group is the technical lead of the recently started GEISER (from sensor data towards internet-based geospatial services) project funded by the Federal Ministry for Economic Affairs and Energy (BMWi) under grant agreement number 01MD16014E. The GEISER project will … Continue reading

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DIESEL project finished first mile stone

DIESEL is a European project funded by the Eurostars Eureka grant (E!9367) and is running from 1st September 2015 to 31st September 2018. The goal of the DIESEL project is to develop a novel scalable approach to enable search through … Continue reading

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