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ESWC 2017 - Portorož   

14th Extended Semantic Web Conference (ESWC), Portorož 2017

The ESWC is a major venue for discussing the latest scientific results and technology innovations around semantic technologies. Building on its past success, ESWC is seeking to broaden its focus to span other relevant related research areas in which Web semantics plays an important role.

The goal of the Semantic Web is to create a Web of knowledge and services in which the semantics of content is made explicit and content is linked to both other content and services allowing novel applications to combine content from heterogeneous sites in unforeseen ways and support enhanced matching between users needs and content. This network of knowledge-based functionality will weave together a large network of human knowledge, and make this knowledge machine-processable to support intelligent behaviour by machines. Creating such an interlinked Web of knowledge which spans unstructured text, structured data (e.g. RDF) as well as multimedia content and services requires the collaboration of many disciplines, including but not limited to: Artificial Intelligence, Natural Language Processing, Databases and Information Systems, Information Retrieval, Machine Learning, Multimedia, Distributed Systems, Social Networks, Web Engineering, and Web Science. These complementarities are reflected in the outline of the technical program of the ESWC 2017; in addition to the standard research and in-use tracks, we will feature two special tracks putting particular emphasis on interdisciplinary research topics and areas that show the potential of exciting synergies for the future, namely: 'Multilinguality' and 'Semantics and Transparency'. ESWC 2017 will present the latest results in research, technologies and applications in its field. Besides the technical program organized over twelve tracks, the conference will feature a workshop and tutorial program, a dedicated track on Semantic Web challenges, system descriptions and demos, a posters exhibition and a doctoral symposium.

For more information about the event please visit the ESWC 2017 website.


Opening Ceremony

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Eva Blomqvist, Aldo Gangemi, et al. Eva Blomqvist, Aldo Gangemi, Diana Maynard, Astrid Engelen-Visser

Keynote Talks


NLP 1 (Entities)

Linked Data

Machine Learning 1 (Linking)

Social Media

Transparency 1


Machine Learning

Big Data

Reasoning 1

Ontologies 1 (Design)

Mobile Web, Sensors and Streams

In-Use 1 (Out There Ideas)

In-Use 2 (Networks)

In-Use 3 (Data)

Ontologies 2

Transparency 2

Cross-Track (Relevance)

ESWC Challenges

EU Project Networking

Minute Madness

Closing and Award Ceremony

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Eva Blomqvist, Diana Maynard, et al. Eva Blomqvist, Diana Maynard, Aldo Gangemi, Heiko Paulheim, Monika Solanki, John Domingue

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