Full Seminar Details

Tom Heath

KMi, The Open University

 Tom Heath
How to Combine Web2.0 and the Semantic Web
This event took place on Monday 23 April 2007 at 14:00

It is not uncommon to view Web2.0 and the Semantic Web as mutually exclusive, competing paths to the Web of the future, each advocated by a distinct community. We argue that the two approaches are in fact complementary, and that both face challenges the other can solve, such as how to integrate Web2.0 data on a Web scale, and how to enable users to create semantically rich annotations. Here we will use examples from Revyu.com to demonstrate how features of Web2.0 and the Semantic Web can be combined in a single service that overcomes these challenges. Revyu is a Web site where people can review and rate anything they choose. The site is built on Semantic Web technologies, but also uses common features of Web2.0, such as keyword tagging.

Watch the webcast replay >>

Jobs

Project Officer - Data Hub Development

Knowledge Media Institute (KMi)
32,548 - 38,833
Based in Milton Keynes
Temporary contract until 30 June 2019

The Open University's Knowledge Media Institute (KMi) is a distinct research unit within the Faculty of Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM). KMi is looking for a Project Officer to support the maintenance and evolution of the MK...

Web Developer (Front-end and CMS)

Knowledge Media Institute (KMi)
26,495 - 31,604
Based in Milton Keynes
Temporary contract until 30 June 2018

The Knowledge Media Institute (KMi) is a distinct research unit within the Faculty of Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) at the Open University. KMI is looking for a Web Developer to join their team of developers and researchers...

CONTACT US

Knowledge Media Institute
The Open University
Walton Hall
Milton Keynes
MK7 6AA
United Kingdom

Tel: +44 (0)1908 653800

Fax: +44 (0)1908 653169

Email: KMi Support

COMMENT

If you have any comments, suggestions or general feedback regarding our website, please email us at the address below.

Email: KMi Development Team