Category Archive for "Meetings & Conferences" “Consumer” Apps

Though Google, Bing, Yahoo and Yandex are quick to point out the search engine optimization benefits of SCHEMA.ORG markup, we have yet to see applications that consume Schema markup and use it in interesting and useful ways.  One possible exception: a Custom Search Application provided by Google that enables a webmaster (such as Thematix) to provide an on-site search engine,

Thematix at Semtech 2014

  In two weeks (August 18 to 21), we begin our annual migratory journey to the Semantic Technology and Business Conference, this year in San Jose, California, to share our recent experience and to enjoy many meaningful conversations with our fellow semantic technologists   Below are some summaries of our various presentations.  For more detail, please see the conference agenda.  We’d enjoy the opportunity to

A Little Nostalgia

This time of year is always busy for everyone, and the December OMG Technical Meeting always comes in the middle of holiday preparations, making matters even more challenging. Nonetheless, on Monday afternoon, while attempting to get online as our architecture board session was getting started, I noticed the Google Doodle honoring Grace Hopper’s birthday. It brought a smile, thinking of

FIBO Summit at Semtech

Elisa Kendall, a Partner at Thematix, will be leading a discussion about FIBO at the FIBO Technology Summit  on June 5 in San Francisco.  The event happens concurrently with the Semantic Technology and Business Conference, and is housed within it.  The FIBO Technology Summit is an industry-only event attended by many stakeholders in the financial, semantic technologies and services, and academic communities. Elisa has

Ontology 101 – an introduction to Semantic Technology

Elisa Kendall and Deborah McGuinness presented our perennial favorite at this year’s New York Semantic Technology & Business Conference: Ontology 101. As the title suggests, it is an introduction to the subject of ontology in computer science. It is very comprehensive, yet it has considerable depth as well and provides a number of “ah hah” moments as one moves through.