AFEL at the 13th Extended Semantic Web Conference (ESWC 2016)

Capturing knowledge from data on the Web is a research challenge almost as old as the Web itself, as aptly represented by long-running worldwide scientific events such as the Extended Semantic Web Conference (ESWC). Having reached its thirteenth edition this year, the event that took place in Crete between May 29 and June 3 reflected… Read more »

7. July 2016

Impressions of “The 8th International ACM Web Science Conference 2016”

Web Science is the emergent study of the people and technologies, applications, processes and practices that shape and are shaped by the World Wide Web. Web Science aims to draw together theories, methods and findings from across academic disciplines, and to collaborate with industry, business, government and civil society, to develop our knowledge and understanding… Read more »

4. July 2016

Museo del Prado wins Annual Webby Awards

  The Prado Museum’s digital project, The Prado in the Web, developed with Gnoss.com technology, obtains two awards from the International Academy of Digital Arts & Sciences Gnoss.com has developed and established the technology behind The Prado Museum’s digital project. The new website was launched on December 10, 2015, being the first time that The… Read more »

11. May 2016

LILE2016 Workshop – Learning and Education with the Web of Data

Last week saw the 6th edition of the LILE workshop focused on learning & education with the Web of data and strongly related to AFEL research. Following  previous editions, LILE2016 was collocated with the 25th International World Wide Web Conference (WWW2016) in Montreal, Canada. The interactive nature of the event was underlined by engaging talks and keynotes,… Read more »

2. May 2016

Meet AFEL in Hannover, 19-20 May 2016

The next AFEL plenary meeting will take place at the Leibniz University Hannover from May 19 to 20, 2016, in Hannover.   The Leibniz Universitaet Hannover will be the host of the second AFEL meeting. As AFEL partner the L3S Research Center is contributing its expertise and infrastructure in the areas of data analytics, semantic technologies and… Read more »

12. April 2016

Illustration of “Everyday Learning” situations

The AFEL project has assembled situations of everyday learning to make applications for the viewer vivid – free to share, copy and redistribute.   At the AFEL plenary meeting in London the AFEL project team has created a photo series to specifically illustrate situations of everyday learning. They are available under the “Creative Commons Attribution… Read more »

10. April 2016