Interviews and News

The Knowledge Representation Practitioner - Mike Bergman

July 10, 2019 by Andreas Blumauer

Mike Bergman is one of the leading evangelists when it comes to Knowledge Graphs and AI. As this year's SEMANTiCS conference focus exactly on that topic, the time was right to get a 360-degree overview on the topic from Mike. Andreas Blumauer held the Interview.

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Vier erfolgversprechende Beispiele für die Anwendung semantischer KI

July 05, 2019 by Susanne Ardisson

Karlsruhe, 09.07.2019 - Der Umgang mit großen Datenmengen ist die zentrale Herausforderung für Unternehmen und Institutionen. Dazu gehört die Auseinandersetzung mit Semantischer Künstlicher Intelligenz. Im Vorfeld der SEMANTiCS 2019, die vom 9.-12.

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14 Gründe warum kein CTO die SEMANTiCS verpassen darf

June 24, 2019 by Susanne Ardisson

Die zentrale Herausforderung für die Zukunft ist der wertschöpfende Umgang mit großen Datenmengen. Dazu gehört die Auseinandersetzung mit Künstlicher Intelligenz und semantischen Technologien. Die Implementierung dieser Megatrends in die Unternehmensprozesse ist einer der Schwerpunkte der SEMANTiCS 2019. IT Entscheider und Forscher verraten, warum jeder CTO die Konferenz besuchen sollte.

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It is Time For a Language That Represents Behaviour.

June 13, 2019 by Stefan Summesberger

SEMANTiCS 2019 Keynote Speaker Andreas Harth is a professor of information systems at Friedrich-Alexander-University and Department Leader at Fraunhofer IIS-SCS. In this interview he talks about innovation in the transitional area between the virtual and the physical world.

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Cities don’t need money to start using data

June 06, 2019 by Stefan Summesberger

Jeanne Holm is the Deputy CIO of the City of Los Angeles and the Mayor’s Senior Technology Advisor. We still have great memories of her SEMANTiCS 2015 Keynote and time has come to catch up. In this interview, Jeanne provides insights into beneficial use of data for government purposes.

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Business #DigitalTwin: Digitalizing a Company's 4 P

June 03, 2019 by Stefan Summesberger

Hans-Christian Brockmann is CEO of SEMANTiCS 2019 Premium Sponsor eccenca and advisor to the president of the APICS Supply Chain Council. In this interview, Chris talks about the main solutions of eccenca as well as remarkable use cases with large industry clients

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Knowledge Graphs Need Social-Technical Solutions

May 24, 2019 by Stefan Summesberger

Juan F. Sequeda is co-founder of Capsenta, a spin-off from his research, Senior Director of Capsenta Labs, and winner of the SEMANTiCS 2015 Best Innovation and Transfer Project-Award. He shares how SMEs create value from data, important aspects of Knowledge Graphs and why CIOs should use semantic technologies.

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No AI Without Human Intelligence!

May 10, 2019 by Stefan Summesberger

SEMANTiCS 2019 Workshops & Tutorials Chair Irene Celino is the Head of the Knowledge Technologies group at Cefriel in Milano, Italy. She focuses on Human Computation and Semantic Interoperability, and putting back the “human in the loop” in information processing. Irene discusses these areas and this year’s workshops and tutorials.

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Beyond hype and pessimism: FAIR data and services

April 25, 2019 by Stefan Summesberger

SEMANTiCS 2019 Keynote Speaker Michel Dumontier is a Distinguished Professor of Data Science at Maastricht University. His research focuses on the development of computational methods for scalable and responsible discovery science. In this interview Michel provides an overview over the core principles of FAIR in the biomedical research domain.

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AI is Machine Learning ++

April 19, 2019 by Stefan Summesberger

Volker Tresp holds degrees from Yale University and University of Goettingen. He is a Distinguished Research Scientist at Siemens where he has been the head of research teams in machine learning. He was the inventor of the year of Siemens in 1996 and has filed 70+ patent applications. In this interview, Volker talks about use cases and promising developments in AI

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