Dr. Jeff Z. Pan is going to continue his secondment in ESI

Dr. Jeff Z. Pan will start his secondment in Expert System Iberia from 23rd Jan. 2015 to 6th Feb. 2015. In this secondment, Jeff will mainly work on the following two topics:

  • The guidance (T9.1 Task identification and definition)
  • Project management (plans and arrangements of secondment implementation)

As usual, he will also contribute on activities of knowledge transfer and dissemination during this secondment.

4th Scottish Linked Data Interest Group workshop

The  workshop will take place at University of Aberdeen, 11.00-16.00, Monday 12th January, 2015.

By attending, you can learn about existing applications of Linked Data as well as applications of recent research in the area from various organisations, industry professionals and academics in and around Scotland.

The workshop is free and open to anyone, to register and find out more please go to

http://www.eventbrite.com/e/4th-scottish-linked-data-interest-group-workshop-tickets-14950164344

 

Programme

11:00

11:10

Welcome and Introduction

11:10

11:30

Scottish Open Data Strategy — Tabitha Stringer (Scottish Government)

11:30

11:50

WhatTheySaid: Enriching UK Parliament Debate with Linked Data — Yunjia Li (Southampton University)

11:50

12: 10

LD 101: What is Linked Data? — Bill Roberts (Swirrl), Jeff Z. Pan (University of Aberdeen)

12:10

12:30

Using the CURIOS System in the Hebridean Connections Web Site — Tristan ap Rheinallt (Hebridean Connections)

12:30

12:50

CURIOS: Lessons Learnt and Opportunities for a Linked Data Eco-system  — Hai Nguyen (University of Aberdeen)

12:50

13:15

Discussion

13:15

14:00

Lunch

14:00

14:20

Scottish Government Statistics as Linked Data — David Duncan-Fraser (Scottish Government), Bill Roberts (Swirrl)

14:20

14:40

IBM Watson and Linked Data — Marco Monti (IBM)

14:40

15:00

Summarisation based Linked Data Visualisation — Honghan Wu (University of Aberdeen)

15:00

15:20

Using Linked Data in House of Care — Tim Warren (Alliance Scotland)

15:20

15:40

Sherlock: a Semi-Automatic Quiz Generation System using Linked Data — Dong Liu (BBC), Chenghua Lin (University of Aberdeen)

15:40

16:00

Semantic Search of Linked Data by Abduction — Jianfeng Du (Guangdong University of Foreign Study)

 16:00

16:20

 Discussion