Teaching

Semantic Web Module

Together with the Intelligent Systems department at Uni Leipzig, AKSW created the master module Semantic Web. The module is usually held in the summer semester and consists of a lecture, a seminar and practical work.

Module component-based software engineering

Software aus Komponenten

Together with the Intelligent Systems department at Uni Leipzig, AKSW created the master module “Software aus Komponenten”. The module is usually held in the winter semester and consists of a lecture, and a seminar.

Seminar Semantic Web based digital resource management

As part of the module „Software aus Komponenten“ AKSW holds the seminar „Semantic Web based digital resource management – Semantic Web basiertes digitales Ressourcenmanagement. The seminar gives insides to the application of Semantic Web methods for managing digital resources.

SlideWiki

AKSW develops the collaborative e-learning content authoring tool SlideWiki. With SlideWiki educators and students can work together on creating richly structured e-learning content such as presentations and self-assessment tests. Further information about SlideWiki can be found in the SlideWiki documentation.

Student Supervision

AKSW actively supervises internships as well as bachelor and master thesis. Most of the thesis topics are related to Web technologies, Semantic Web, ontologies, information systems and data management. They are usually performed in the context of an AKSW Project. You can also have a look at BIS Abschlussarbeiten.

Leipzig School of Media

AKSW organizes and performs the master study course Content- & Media-Engineering at Leipzig School of Media.

News

Announcing GERBIL: General Entity Annotator Benchmark Framework ( 2014-11-20T10:08:33+01:00 RicardoUsbeck)

2014-11-20T10:08:33+01:00 RicardoUsbeck

Dear all, We are happy to announce GERBIL – a General Entity Annotation Benchmark Framework, a demo can be found at! With GERBIL, we aim to establish a highly available, easy quotable and liable focal point for Named Entity Recognition and Named Entity Disambiguation (Entity Linking) evaluations: GERBIL provides persistent URLs for experimental settings. Read more about "Announcing GERBIL: General Entity Annotator Benchmark Framework"

@BioASQ challenge gaining momentum ( 2014-11-17T15:29:24+01:00 RicardoUsbeck)

2014-11-17T15:29:24+01:00 RicardoUsbeck

BioASQ is a series of challenges aiming to bring us closer to the vision of machines that can answer questions of biomedical professionals and researchers. The second BioASQ challenge started in February 2013. It comprised two different tasks: Large-scale biomedical semantic indexing (Task 2a), and biomedical semantic question answering (Task 2b). Read more about "@BioASQ challenge gaining momentum"

AKSW successful at #ISWC2014 ( 2014-10-28T17:03:42+01:00 RicardoUsbeck)

2014-10-28T17:03:42+01:00 RicardoUsbeck

Dear followers, 9 members of AKSW have been participating at the 13th International Semantic Web Conference (ISWC) at Riva del Garda, Italy. Read more about "AKSW successful at #ISWC2014"

AKSW internal group meeting @ Dessau ( 2014-10-23T02:07:29+02:00 EdgardMarx)

2014-10-23T02:07:29+02:00 EdgardMarx

Recently AKSW members were at the city of Dessau for an internal group meeting. The meeting took place between 8th and 10th of October, in the modern university of architecture of Bauhaus were we also stayed hosted. Bauhaus is located in the city of Dessau, about one hour from Leipzig. Read more about "AKSW internal group meeting @ Dessau"

AKSW at #ISWC2014. Come and join, talk and discuss with us! ( 2014-10-16T14:00:30+02:00 RicardoUsbeck)

2014-10-16T14:00:30+02:00 RicardoUsbeck

Hello AKSW Follower! We are very pleased to announce that nine of our papers were accepted for presentation at ISWC 2014. Read more about "AKSW at #ISWC2014. Come and join, talk and discuss with us!"