Methodologies and Best Practices 6.2


Real world, business-focused success stories of how knowledge graphs, ontologies, and AI have been applied to address business needs.  The track will focus on return on investment and value to organizations.

Wednesday, April 22, 2020 - 16:45 to 17:30


Using Types and Meta-types to Create Semantic Data at Scale

Managing connections between types and individuals is a crucial aspect of applied ontology, and effective scaling is one aspect of the challenge. At Indeed, we help people get jobs. In order to do this, we need to understand jobseekers’ qualifications and the requirements of jobs they search for. Millions of jobs and job seekers are connected to our system on any given day, however, and they could not possibly all be included in a single accurate and efficient knowledge graph. Fortunately, a lot of common-sense general reasoning is about types of things.