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Guided Tour of The Semantic Web At SemTech 2011

 An informal raise-your-hand survey of attendees at the SemTech conference in San Francisco this week revealed that a good number of attendees were here for the first time. And one of the early morning tutorials Monday provided a perfect opportunity for many of them to explore the Semantic Web in greater depth, with the W3C’s…

Ontologies Here, There, and Everywhere

What do the Open Travel Association, the Filoli historic site of the National Trust for Historic Preservation, and the Ontology Platform Special Interest Group (PSIG) at the Object Management Group all have in common? Ontologies, of course! Starting at the most obvious point, the Ontology PSIG developed the Ontology Definition Metamodel (ODM), and at the…