LOD2 at Mannheim Linked Open Data Meetup

Co-located with the last LOD2 project plenary in Mannheim, Germany, February 24-25, 2014, the Mannheim Linked Open Data Meetup will take place on Sunday, February 23. The meetup is organized and hosted by the Data and Web Science research group of the University of Mannheim.

The meetup is meant to bring together researchers and practitioners interested in Linked Open Data from Southern Germany, and is half-way between a workshop and an informal gathering, with drinks and snacks provided by the organizers.

The following people will give talks at the meetup:

  1. Sören Auer (University of Bonn), Overview of the LOD2 project
  2. Katja Eck (Wolters Kluwer), LOD in the publishing industry
  3. Martin Kaltenböck (Semantic Web Company, Vienna), Enterprise Semantics – Information Management with PoolParty
  4. Mirjam Kessler, Aliaksandr Birukou (Springer), Linked Data Initiatives at Springer Verlag
  5. Peter Haase (Fluid Operations, Heidelberg), Linked Data Applications with the Information Workbench
  6. Sebastian Hellman (University of Leipzig), Dutch DBpedia for Searching and Visualising Dutch Library Data

The meetup will take place at the University of Mannheim in the building B6 26, Room A101 on Sunday evening, February 23, starting at 18:30.

Up-to-date information is also available at


Looking forward to meeting you there!

The LOD2 Team

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