The International Semantic Web Conference (ISWC) is the premier international forum where Semantic Web / Linked Data researchers, practitioners, and industry specialists come together to discuss, advance, and shape the future of semantic technologies on the web, within enterprises and in the context of the public institution.
BDE team is very pleased to announce that we got a paper accepted at ISWC 2017 for presentation at the main conference. Additionally, we also had 2 Demo papers accepted as well.
“Distributed Semantic Analytics using the SANSA Stack” by Jens Lehmann, Gezim Sejdiu, Lorenz Bühmann, Patrick Westphal, Claus Stadler, Ivan Ermilov, Simon Bin, Muhammad Saleem, Axel-Cyrille Ngonga Ngomo and Hajira Jabeen.
Prof. Dr. Jens Lehmann presented a work done on SANSA project with the main focus on offering a compact scalable engine for the whole Semantic Web Stack. The audience showed a high interest on the project, Room was very packed, a lot of people even standing ; around 150 attendees.
— Big Data Europe (@BigData_Europe) October 23, 2017
Furthermore, we are very happy to announce that we won:
- the Best Demo Award for the SANSA Notebooks:
“The Tale of Sansa Spark” by Ivan Ermilov, Jens Lehmann, Gezim Sejdiu, Buehmann Lorenz, Patrick Westphal, Claus Stadler, Simon Bin, Nilesh Chakraborty, Henning Petzka, Muhammad Saleem, Axel-Cyrille Ngonga Ngomo and Hajira Jabeen.
— iswc2017 (@iswc2017) October 25, 2017
Here are some further pointers in case you want to know more about SANSA:
- Website: http://sansa-stack.net/
- GitHub: https://github.com/SANSA-Stack
- Screencasts: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aHCoWmzUJlE&t=2s
- the Best Demo People’s Choice Award for the BDE environment pilot:
“Big Data Processing and Semantic Web Technologies for Decision Making in Hazardous Substance Dispersion Emergencies” by Athanasios Davvetas, Iraklis Klampanos, Spyros Andronopoulos, Giannis Mouchakis, Stasinos Konstantopoulos, Andreas Ikonomopoulos and Vangelis Karkaletsis
Some further pointers:
ISWC17 was a great venue to meet the community, create new connections, talk about current research challenges, share ideas and settle new collaborations.