Category Archives: Announcements

AKSW Publishes Survey on Challenges of Question Answering in the Semantic Web

We are happy to announce that our Survey on Challenges of Question Answering in the Semantic Web (Konrad  Höffner, Sebastian Walter, Edgard Marx, Ricardo Usbeck, Jens Lehmann and Axel Ngonga) has been accepted. Abstract Semantic Question Answering (SQA) removes two … Continue reading

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AKSW Colloquium, 09.05.2016: Hebrew MMoOn inventory, federated SPARQL query processing

In this week’s colloquium Bettina Klimek will give a practice talk of the paper ‘Creating Linked Data Morphological Language Resources with MMoOn – The Hebrew Morpheme Inventory‘, which she will present at the LREC conference 2016, 23-28 May 2016, Slovenia, … Continue reading

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AKSW Colloquium, 18.04.2016, DISPONTE, Workbench for Big Data Dev

In this week’s Colloquium, today 18th of April at 3 PM, Patrick Westphal will present the paper ‘Probabilistic Description Logics under the Distribution Semantics‘ by Riguzzi et. al. Abstract Representing uncertain information is crucial for modeling real world domains. In … Continue reading

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AKSW Colloquium, 11.04.2016, METEOR with DBnary

In this week’s Colloquium, today 11th of April at 3 PM, Diego Moussallem will present the paper by Zied Elloumi et al. titled “METEOR for Multiple Target Languages using DBnary.” [PDF]. Abstract This paper proposes an extension of METEOR, a … Continue reading

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AKSW Colloquium, 04.04.2016, AMIE + Structured Feedback

In this week’s Colloquium, today 4th of April at 3 PM, Lorenz Bühmann will present the paper by Galárraga et al. titled “AMIE: Association Rule Mining under Incomplete Evidence in Ontological Knowledge Bases.” [PDF]. Abstract Recent advances in information extraction … 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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AKSW Colloquium, 21.03.2016, Quit-Store a quad store versioned with git + Distributed methods for Stochastic Gradient Descent

On the 21th of March a 3 PM, Norman Radtke will present his current work at LEDS project: the Quit-Store. The Quit-Store is an in-memory quad store with git versioning. The store accepts SPARQL Select and Update queries. After an … Continue reading

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AKSW Colloquium, 14.03.2016, Question Answering on RDF Data Cubes + Matthias Wauer Introduction

On the 14th of March at 3 PM, Konrad Höffner will present a paper on AKSW’s CubeQA project titled “Question Answering on RDF Data Cubes“. Abstract Semantic Question Answering systems provide intuitive access to Linked Data by transforming natural language queries into … Continue reading

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AKSW Colloquium, 07.03.2016, Regular Path Queries on Large Graphs

In this week’s Colloquium, today 7th of March at 3 PM, Claus Stadler will present the paper by Koschmieder et al. titled “Regular Path Queries on Large Graphs” [PDF]. Abstract The significance of regular path queries (RPQs) on graph-like data structures … Continue reading

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