Author Archives: Lora Aroyo

About Lora Aroyo

I am is full professor in Computer Science, head of the Web and Media Group, Department of Computer Science, VU University of Amsterdam, The Netherlands. I am also a scientific coordinator of the EU Integrated Project: NoTube: Integration of Web and TV Data with the Help of Semantics, http://notube.tv Go to my web page for more details: http://lora-aroyo.org

Big Data meets Big Social: Social Machines and the Semantic Web

Impressive compilation of examples of Social Machines was presented today by David De Roure during his keynote at the CrowdSem2013 workshop.   “The future is Big Data and Big Social… and with increasing automation. Think about Semantic Web plus Social Machines … Continue reading

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CrowdSem2013 Interactive

We kicked off the 1st CrowdSem2013 workshop with an interactive crowdsourcing exercise, where all the workshop participants worked in groups to create initial crowdsourcing designs for the task of collecting structured information about the three keynote speakers at ISWC2013. The … Continue reading

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Welcome to CrowdSem2013 @ISWC2013

1st International Workshop on “Crowdsourcing the Semantic Web” in conjunction with the 12th Interantional Seamntic Web Conference (ISWC 2013), 21-25 October 2013, in Sydney, Australia. This interactive workshop takes stock of the emergent work and chart the research agenda with interactive … Continue reading

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