462 registered participants from 33 countries, more than 100 presentations and 5 key note speeches made up the 8th international I-SEMANTICS conference from September 5-7, 2012 in Graz, Austria.
With financial support from Wolters Kluwer Germany the organizers were happy to give away three awards to the best paper, the best poster and the best submission to the newly etsbalished Linked Data Cup.
The winners are as follows:
Best Paper Award
Linked Open Data to support Content-based Recommender Systems — Tommaso Di Noia, Roberto Mirizzi, Vito Claudio Ostuni, Davide Romito and Markus Zanker
Best Poster Award
SketchViz: A Sketching Interface for Domain Comprehension Tasks Illustrated by an Industrial Network Use Case — Marius Brade, Christian Brändel, Angelika Salmen and Rainer Groth
Linked Data Cup
Supporting Tourism Decision Making with Linked Data — Marta Sabou, Adrian M.P. Brasoveanu and Irem Arsal
Congratulations to the winners and hope to see you again next year from September 4-6, 2013 in Graz, Austria.