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1 WWW May EC Semantic Web Research Current Activities Horst Forster European Commission DG Information Society and Media Directorate E « Content » WWW2006 Conference, Edinburgh, 24 May 2006

2 WWW May Range of EC support Foundational research Algorithms Tools Toolkits Frameworks Federated deployment Methodologies Validation

3 WWW May Lifecycles and integration Knowledge is expensive to –Capture –Manage –Map –Search –Reason with –Distribute

4 WWW May Interdisciplinarity Economics, organisational studies Linguistics Machine learning Multimedia analysis Software engineering

5 WWW May Application domains Knowledge is expensive but ignorance more so: –Data integration in lifesciences, GIS, procurement –Reasoning in science, enterprise –Modelling in science, multimedia production

6 WWW May Some problems solved, many still open Almost solved –Information extraction for restricted domains –Standards and basic infrastructure Much more work needed –Semantic Web usability –Scalability –Decentralisation and interoperability –Situatedness


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