SWIB conference 2017 in Hamburg

The annual conference "Semantic Web in Libraries" puts libraries and related organizations into focus. The talks and workshops at SWIB involve opening data, linking data and creating tools and software for LOD production scenarios.

04.12.2017 - 06.12.2017

SWIB conference (Semantic Web in Libraries) is an annual conference focusing on Linked Open Data (LOD) in libraries and related organizations. It is well established as an event where IT staff, developers, librarians, and researchers from all over the world meet and mingle and learn from each other. The topics of talks and workshops at SWIB revolve around opening data, linking data and creating tools and software for LOD production scenarios. These areas of focus are supplemented by presentations of research projects in applied sciences, industry applications and LOD activities in other areas. As in prior years, SWIB17 will be organized by the ZBW - Leibniz Information Centre for Economics and the North Rhine-Westphalian Library Service Centre (hbz). The conference language is English. The SWIB programme committee: Uldis Bojars (National Library of Latvia) Valentine Charles (Europeana Foundation, Netherlands) Christina Harlow (Stanford University, USA) Jana Hentschke (German National Library) Anja Jentzsch (HPI, Germany) Niklas Lindström (National Library of Sweden) Devika Madalli (Indian Statistical Institute) Joachim Neubert (ZBW, Germany - Chair) Adrian Pohl (hbz, Germany - Chair) Dorothea Salo (UW-Madison, USA) MJ Suhonos (Ryerson University, Canada) Osma Suominen (National Library of Finland) Jakob Voß (GBV Common Library Network, Germany)

Further information on the program, as well as the registration can be found on the website of the SWIB conference 2017.


Herr Joachim Neubert
E-Mail: j.neubert@zbw.eu
Telefon: +49-(0)40-42834462

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Die Teilnahme an der Veranstaltung ist in der Regel kostenpflichtig.

Conference: 130 EUR; Conference plus Workshop: 200 EUR (Includes all coffee breaks and lunch for both conference days)


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