Linked Open Data: Is it failing or just getting out of the blocks?
Getting Connected Data off the ground in your organisation
In this panel discussion we bring together leaders in the Open Data and Linked Open Data (LOD) spaces to debate whether the current approaches to publishing Linked Open Data are working, what the major challenges are for adoption and what the future looks like. Whilst the Linked Open Data cloud continues to grow year […]
RDF vs Property Graph: Is your Graph Semantic?
Starting to leverage Connected Data tools, techniques and capabilities in your organisation can seem daunting, yet every leader has had to start somewhere. In this panel discussion leaders and newcomers to the connected data space share some practical tips in getting initiatives off the ground and common pitfalls to avoid. Whether its a Enterprise Knowledge […]
Meetup #9 July 2017 – Linked Data at the BBC
Is RDF for unstructured data while property graphs are for highly structured data? Will the RDF model discover new knowledge for me? Is RDF AI? Does RDF exclusively live in triple stores? All of these are statements that have been published by analysts and vendors, building a wall of misconceptions between the two worlds that […]
The Connected Data Landscape
A big thank you to Augustine Kwanashie for talking at our July Connected Data meetup on his experiences of working on the BBC’s Linked Data Platform. Valtech kindly agreed to host the event at their London offices and we had a range of attendees from newbies to expert linked data, semantic & graph practitioners. […]
Meetup – Linked Data for Banks : a novel approach to an age old problem
We are often asked what Connected Data is as a discipline or concept. It’s a difficult question to answer, partly because in our mind it is a broad church featuring a range of technologies and skillsets but also because it’s an emerging area whose scope, best practices and skillsets is constantly undergoing refinement inline with […]
New speaker announced! Tony Burdett of The European Bioinformatics Institute
Tony Seale spoke at our first meetup of 2017 speaking about applications of Linked Data technologies within the Banking industry. Tony has a great deal of practical experience working with RDF, triplestores and related technologies. He gave a great practical introduction into some of the challenges of the benefits of upskilling development teams and adopting standards. This […]
We are really excited to announce an additional speaker on 12th July – Tony Burdett of the European Bioinformatics Institute. Tony will be speaking about the EBI’s experience of using both linked / semantic and graph approaches in biomedical research using huge volumes of data across the unstructured & structured spectrum. The EBI have great […]