Leipzig, September 12 - 15. 2016

The annual SEMANTiCS conference is the meeting place for professionals who make semantic computing work, and understand its benefits and know its limitations. Every year, SEMANTiCS attracts information managers, IT-architects, software engineers, and researchers, from organisations ranging from NPOs, universities, public administrations to the largest companies in the world. [learn more]

Keynote Speakers

Cathy Dolbear

Senior Link Architect

Enriching Content with User Data and Semantic Information

Michele Pasin

Product Manager, Knowledge Graph

Linked data experience at Springer Nature

Marie Wallace

Analytics Strategist, IBM

The Semantics of the Human Network

Volker Tresp

Principal Research Scientist Siemens, Professor @ LMU

Learning with Memory Embeddings and its Application in the Digitalization of Healthcare

Lydia Pintscher

Head of Wikidata

Wikidata: bringing structured data to Wikipedia with 16000 volunteers

Harald Sack

Senior Researcher

The dwerft Project - DBpedia and Linked Data for the Media Value Chain


Taking data quality assurance as an opportunity and not only duty

Prof. Dr.Eng. Martin Gaedke is one of the leading German experts in the field of Web Engineering and Linked Data. He is Vice-Dean of the Faculty of Computer Science at the Technical University Chemnitz and Head of Chair of Distributed and Self-Organizing Systems, where he has been conducting research on optimized interaction between people, software services and cyber-physical systems for many years.

Attend and contribute to the SEMANTiCS 2016 @ University of Leipzig

The 12th edition of the SEMANTiCS, which is a well known platform for professionals and researchers who make semantic computing work, will be held

How to discover hidden semantics in multimedia content - Gold Sponsor MICO Project

With the rapid growth of multimedia content on the Web and in corporate intranets, discovering hidden semantics in raw multimedia content is becoming one of the biggest challenges.

How do semantic technologies enable the Internet of Things?

After his first contribution to the situation and future of the Semantic Web Sebastian Tramp, CTO of eccenca GmbH and Executive Coordinator of the Linked Enterprise Data Services (LEDS) project, arguments why the vision of the Internet of Things (IoT) and Industry 4.0 cannot be realized without semantic technologies.

Subscribe to Front page feed

Gold Sponsors

Mico - Media in Context

Silver Sponsors

Bronze & Research Sponsors

St. Pölten University of Applied Sciences

Featured by LEDS

Prof. Dr. Sören Auer

Sören Auer

Professor and Head of Department

Enterprise Knowledge Graphs

Hans-Christian Brockmann

CEO of eccenca GmbH and brox IT-Solutions GmbH

LEDS Linked Enterprise Data Services

Martin Voigt

Martin Voigt

CEO Ontos GmbH

Streaming-based Text Mining using Deep Learning and Semantics

Christian Opitz

Christian Opitz

Head of innovation management

Semantic E-Commerce - Use Cases in Enterprise Web Applications

Robert Isele

Robert Isele

Head of Data Integration Unit

eccenca CorporateMemory - Semantically integrated Enterprise Data Lakes

Sebastian Tramp

CTO of eccenca GmbH

Towards Versioning of Arbitrary RDF Data


Gesellschaft für Wissensmanagement

Organized by

Institute for Applied Informatics
St. Pölten University of Applied Sciences

Contact & Location

Augustusplatz 10
04109 Leipzig, Germany

Ms Ogarit Uhlmann
F&U confirm
Permoserstr. 15
04318 Leipzig, Germany


fon +49 341 235 2264
fax +49 341 235 2782