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the Informatics Institute of the Faculty of Economics and Business Engineering
Prof. em. Dr. Dr.h.c. Wolffried Stucky, Prof. Dr. Rudi Studer (Spokesperson), Prof. Dr. York Sure-Vetter
Chinese Government Award for Outstanding Self-Financed Students Abroad for Lei Zhang
Berlin, May 09th 2015: Lei Zhang in the research group Knowledge Management has been granted the 2014 Chinese Government Award for Outstanding Self-financed (non-government sponsored) Students Abroad, which includes a prize of 6000 US dollars. more...
AIFB-Startup SearchHaus wins EXIST-Business Startup Grant
Karlsruhe, January 1st, 2014 - The Startup SearchHaus of AIFB-Alumni Dr. Daniel Herzig and Dr. Günter Ladwig and Prof. Studer successfully won an EXIST-Business Startup Grant by the Federal Ministry of Economic Affairs. The scholarship starts from January 1st 2014 and includes financial means for one year, in order to further develop their semantic search technology.
W3C standardises Linked Data vocabulary for statistics with contributions from AIFB/FZI
January 16th 2014 - The W3C Government Linked Data Working Group (GLD) has standardised an RDF vocabulary for publishing multidimensional datasets such as from statistics and sensors. The RDF Data Cube Vocabulary (QB) enables to publish and then integrate and analyse datasets with Linked-Data-based tools. A W3C Working Group Note on Use Cases and Lessons for the Data Cube Vocabulary by researchers from AIFB/FZI and DERI supports the standard. More...
Best Research Paper Award of ESWC 2012 presented to researchers of AIFB
Iraklio, May 31st 2012: Uta Lösch, Stephan Bloehdorn and Achim Rettinger of Prof. Studer's research group got the Best Research Paper Award at the Extended Semantic Web Conference 2012 for their paper on "Graph Kernels for RDF Data". In their paper the researchers show more...