(Disclaimer: all presenters are voicing their individual opinion and are not representative for SEMANTiCS. SEMANTiCS is merely providing the platform for discussion)
Time: Friday, 16:30 - 17:30
SEMANTiCS2014 is a venue, where different communities meet. These communities include business and research, and also different horizontals and verticals. Thus, SEMANTiCS has a huge potential in
shaping the European research and innovation with regard to applying different technologies (semantic, data, language, and others) for solving real world problems.
We would like to take this opportunity and create a venue at the conference - a session that may have an impact on our fields in the future. The session will sketch directions we are targeting and link parties working on complementary topics or searching for solutions of problems.
We will go beyond a typical H2020 matchmaking session. The voice of the community will be heard. As Linked Data technology has matured and has proven its effectiveness in some areas, we - as a community - should discuss what strategies there are to drive the Linked Data economy to a boom in Europe.
In this 60-minute session, we will listen to Linked Data leaders and experts from the community about the potentials and current shortcomings of Linked Data as well as their individual opinion about the direction Horizon 2020 should go to provide effective support for Linked Data adoption by businesses.
"Horizon 2020 is the biggest EU Research and Innovation programme ever with nearly €80 billion of funding available over 7 years (2014 to 2020) – in addition to the private investment that this money will attract. It promises more breakthroughs, discoveries and world-firsts by taking great ideas from the lab to the market" ... Read More
This session is the first of the "Voice of Linked Data" series. We would like to achieve the following:
Our approach is three-fold:
The session and all submitted material will be documented and provided to the EU for feedback.
04318 Leipzig, Germany
Contact Conference Secretary
Ms Ogarit Uhlmann
Ms Christiane Wolf
fon +49 341 235 2264
fax +49 341 235 2782