[ok-london-announce] Linked Data Meetup London - Program and Sign-Up
georgi.kobilarov at gmx.de
Tue Aug 18 11:36:07 UTC 2009
the Linked Data Meetup in London on September 9th now has a program:
This meetup is for people who are interested in learning about Linked Data
on the Web, people working on making data available on the web, people
building infrastructure and applications for the Web of Data, and people who
are interested in how to apply Linked Data technologies within their
The response to our invitation to bring the Linked Data community together
for an event in London has been amazing so far: 90 people signed up already,
and we just started to reach out.
In addition to presentation and lightning talk sessions with a great lineup
of speakers, we will also host two panels with special guests:
"Linked Government Data" and "the Future of Journalism".
For the detailed program, please visit the meetup page above.
See you in London,
Georgi & Silver
Freie Universtität Berlin
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Georgi Kobilarov [mailto:georgi.kobilarov at gmx.de]
> Sent: Friday, August 07, 2009 12:57 PM
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> Cc: Silver Oliver
> Subject: [Event] Linked Data Meetup London, September 9th
> Hi all,
> We felt that it's time again to bring the Linked Data community
> together to an event with talks, demos, discussions and free beer.
> The Meetup will take place in London on September 9th, please see
> http://www.meetup.com/Web-Of-Data/calendar/11056905/ for more details.
> This meetup is for people who are interested in learning about Linked
> Data on the Web, people working on making data available on the web,
> people building infrastructure and applications for the Web of Data,
> and people who are interested in how to apply Linked Data technologies
> within their enterprises.
> During the day there will be a broad range of talks. We currently have
> talks from the BBC, DBpedia, Garlik, HP Labs, Talis, and many more on
> the programme, and we are looking for more people interested in giving
> a talk or demonstration. If you're interested, please send us an email.
> Bar opens at 6pm (free bar) and Tom Heath 'Linked Data the story so
> far' plus special guests. Food will be available (small cost).
> The detailed programme for the day will be available soon.
> We are putting our price money for best semweb-in-use paper at ESWC2009
> behind the bar, and since it probably wont be enough to buy all of you
> free beer, our friends at Talis were so kind to agree to sponsor the
> day and are putting more money behind the bar!
> Very looking forward to seeing you all in London,
> Georgi Kobilarov (Freie Universität Berlin)
> Silver Oliver (BBC London)
> Georgi Kobilarov
> Freie Universtität Berlin
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