Ioana authored this article: http://binaire.blog.lemonde.fr/2017/04/05/la-verite-rien-que-la-verite/ explaining fact-checking to a general audience (in French). Binaire is a blog hosted by Le Monde where various computer scientists present selected topics of their discipline to the general public.
Šejla Čebirić will give a talk on Friday, April 14, at 2 pm, in the Turing building, room Grace Hopper. Title: Structural and Semantic Summarization of RDF Graphs Abstract: The Resource Description Framework (RDF) is the W3C’s graph data model for Semantic Web applications. RDF graphs are often large and
The paper “Extracting Linked Data from statistic spreadsheets” by Tien-Duc Cao, Ioana Manolescu and Xavier Tannier has been accepted at the International Workshop on Semantic Big Data in conjunction with the ACM Conference 2017.
The associated team WebClaimExplain with AIST Japan (PIs: Julien Leblay, Ioana Manolescu, Michaël Thomazo) has been funded by Inria and the Japan partner for a duration of three years.
Data analysis tools developed within ANR ContentCheck, summarizing tweets and classifying them by the semantic categories of the tweet authors, are used in an article by Les Décodeurs: http://www.lemonde.fr/les-decodeurs/article/2016/12/12/primaire-de-la-droite-un-an-de-campagne-vu-depuis-twitter_5047574_4355770.html
Yannis Papakonstantinou will give a talk this Monday at 11 am, Turing Building, Flowers room. Title: The SQL++ Query Language: Support for native JSON, while backwards-compatible with SQL Speaker: Yannis Papakonstantinou, Prof. Computer Science and Engineering, UCSD www.db.ucsd.edu/people/yannis.htm Abstract: SQL-on-Hadoop, NewSQL and NoSQL databases provide semi-structured data models (typically JSON-based).
Stanislav Kikot and Roman Kontchakov from Birbeck College, London, will give a talk on Friday 25, 10 am, at Thomas Flowers room, Turing building. Abstract: The talk consists of two parts. In the first part, we present our recent theoretical results on the computational complexity of answering OWL 2 QL ontology-mediated queries (OMQs)
Yanlei Diao’s ERC Consolidator proposal: “Charting a New Horizon of Big and Fast Data Analysis through Integrated Algorithm Design” has been accepted by the EU.
PigReuse: A Reuse-based Optimizer for Pig Latin has been presented by Jesús Camacho-Rodríguez at CIKM 2016 in Indianapolis.