Taxonomy Boot Camp 2017 Speaker List

Tatiana Baquero-Cakici Jennifer Batt David Bender Andreas Blumauer Jay Bowling Emily Bulger Craig Carilla Gary Carlson Mary Chitty Eric Chuk Dave Clarke Amy DeCicco Mike Doane Sonia Dwyer Keren Fleshler Eric Freese Monica Y Fulvio Austin Govella Elizabeth Greenberg Mike Hastings Heather Hedden Travis Hicks Marjorie M.K. Hlava Sarah Knight Patrick Lambe Stephanie Lemieux Yonah … Continue reading Taxonomy Boot Camp 2017 Speaker List

Applications of Taxonomy Design Best Practices

Track 1: Taxonomy Foundations – Monday 6 November 16:15 – 17:00 Best practices in taxonomy design make taxonomies more effective and usable. Hear from a panel of experienced taxonomists about the taxonomies in their organizations and design issues they face, including Indeed’s team process of building a jobseeker-focused multilingual occupational taxonomy (soon to be ontology). Cambridge … Continue reading Applications of Taxonomy Design Best Practices

Segal, Dan

Dan SegalCorporate TaxonomistIBM LinkedIn   Dan Segal is a Corporate Taxonomist with IBM. Dan has over 15 years of experience as a practitioner and consultant in the areas of taxonomy and ontology development, vocabulary management, semantic metadata, data modeling, text analytics, and information retrieval. He has designed and delivered semantic solutions for a variety of … Continue reading Segal, Dan

Machine Learning, Taxonomy, Search

Track 1: Technical – Thursday 9 November 10:15 – 11:00 Combining Machine Learning, Text Analytics, & Semantic Web for Automated Tagging This talk describes work that the IBM Taxonomy Squad has done to develop an enterprise-scale service that automates the extraction of entities and the generation of meaningful metadata. We cover the approach that was taken … Continue reading Machine Learning, Taxonomy, Search

Segal, Dan

Dan SegalCorporate TaxonomistIBM LinkedIn   Dan Segal is a Corporate Taxonomist with IBM. Dan has over 15 years of experience as a practitioner and consultant in the areas of taxonomy and ontology development, vocabulary management, semantic metadata, data modeling, text analytics, and information retrieval. He has designed and delivered semantic solutions for a variety of … Continue reading Segal, Dan