The SEMANTiCS conference series is a joint effort of the European Semantic Web and Linked Data community, including people and organisations from industry, research, NGO and governmental sector.

Conference Chairs 2018

​Research and Innovation Chairs:

Data Science Track Chairs:

Industry and Use case Presentations:

  • Tobias Bürger, BMW
  • Christian Dirschl, Wolters Kluwer
  • Andreas Blumauer, Semantic Web Company

Workshops and Tutorials Chairs:

  • Javier D. Fernández, WU Vienna
  • Tobias Kuhn, Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam

Posters and Demos

  • Ali Khalili, Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam
  • Maria Koutraki, FIZ Karlsruhe

Conference Chairs:


  • Alexandra Garatzogianni, Leibniz Information Center for Science & Technology (TIB), Leibniz University of Hannover

Organisation / Local Chair 

  • Thomas Thurner,Semantic Web Company 
  • Niina Novak, ​Vienna University of Technology