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Neelie Kroes, EC Commissioner for the Digital Agenda mentions LOD2 project in OKFestival opening speech

Neelie Kroes, Vice President of the European Commission and Commissioner for the Digital Agenda in Europe gave this week an opening speech to the OKFestival 2012 in Helsinki, Finland – organised by the LOD2 partner Open Knowledge Foundation (OKFN). Excerpt from the respective OKFN blog post: ‘Today Neelie gave a virtual address for participants at … Continue reading

LOD2 Stack Poster

We have created a poster which visualizes the LOD2 life cycle as well as the LOD2 stack:

Scaling curation of public sector data: The Big Clean, November 3rd 2012, Prague

Public sector bodies record and store facts about themselves, their actions and the settings in which they operate. Unfortunately, the way these public institutions collect such vast amounts of data often does not result in big data: it results in a big, unusable mess instead. The methods of maintenance of information assets established in the … Continue reading