Use of Semantics in Big Data Analytics - Insight in Galway

Time: 13:00

Venue: 2.19 Kilburn Building, The University of Manchester

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Dr D Rebholz-Schuhmann is presenting a seminar on the Use of Semantics in Big Data Analytics. 

Abstract: The Insight Centre for Data Analytics is focused to the use of semantic technologies for big data. Solutions cover the integration of heterogeneous data sources based on semantic Web standards, the development of smart technologies, graph and literature analytics, and open data initiatives for governmental data. Application domains are smart cities, biomedical solutions, but also targeted projects together with industrial partners exploiting semantic Web technologies in general. The presentation will give an overview on ongoing research in the Insight Center for Data Analytics in Galway.

Bio: Dr. D. Rebholz-Schuhmann is a medical doctor and a computer scientist. Currently, he is established chair for data analytics at the National University of Ireland, Galway, and the director of the Insight Center for Data Analytics in Galway. His research is positioned in semantic technologies in the biomedical domain. In his previous research he has established large-scale on-the-fly biomedical text mining solutions and has contributed to the semantic normalisation in the biomedical domain