Knowledge Technologies 2002-2006. S&T Content Scope & focus in 2003 Franco Mastroddi DG Information Society. Technology & usage shifts. IST today PC based Low bandwidth Content is linear <10% world population on-line Objects are just objects Search engines are word-based
S&T ContentScope & focus in 2003
Franco MastroddiDG Information Society
Sources: Forrester Ceo*, BTExact, NUAInternet, Gartner
To develop semantic-based and context-aware systems to acquire, organise, process, share and use the knowledge embedded in multimedia content. Research will aim to maximise automation of the complete knowledge lifecycleand achieve semantic interoperability between Web resources and services.
Virtual Information and Knowledge Environments
“Semantic Layer / Middleware”
Smart product development. 2000-2002 DecisionCraft Analytics Ltd.
Send the snow-cats or not?
for industry, science, education … applications
Accurately predicting arrival times for aircraft. - NASA - CTAS.
Clinical guidelines support
Modelling finance markets
Ontologies can vary enormously in size. Class, Property or Instance can range from 1-1000s...
Should have multi-sector potential, in progressive
areas - beyond state-of-the-art