Archive for June, 2011

Ontology 101 – a primer on semantic web technology

We have discovered no better introduction to knowledge representation, OWL and the semantic web than that provided by our own Elisa Kendall, in concert with Deborah McGuinness of Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute. In this presentation — given 2 weeks ago at the Semantic Technology Conference in San Francisco — Elisa and Deborah build from simple concepts to the full complexity of

Thematix and Avis Present at Semantic Technology Conference

Buddy Altus of the Avis Budget Group, and Robert Kost of Thematix, shared observations concerning the roles of Semantics in Travel Distribution and Marketing. The presentation, which was limited to 25 minutes, was the first from a participant in the travel industry. We believe that it explored some very interesting ‘product space,’ and is in any event somewhat thought-provoking. Semtech

San Francisco Semantics

Thematix partners will be in attendance at the Semantic Technology Conference in San Francisco, from June 5 (tomorrow, by this post’s date) through June 9.   It is an inherently fascinating conference, which spans interests from the academic and intellectual to the pragmatic and business-focused. Thematix has four separate presentations that might be of interest (themselves having a broad span