KMWorld 2017 Speaker List

V. Mary Abraham Rima Al-Awadhi Heidi Araya Scott Armstrong Lisa Austin Kaustubh Bapat Peter Barcelo Jr. Les Barker Steve Barth Holly C. Baxter Bryan Bell Jeremy Bentley Sarah Ann Berndt Arno Boersma Kim Bullock Gloria Burke Pat Byrd Filip Callewaert Cory Cannon Frank Cervone Glen Chambers Onkar Chandel Michelle L. Chrzanowski Dave Clarke Jim Clarke … Continue reading KMWorld 2017 Speaker List

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

Keynote – Text Analytics for Non-Experts

Tuesday Keynotes – Tuesday 7 November 09:45 – 10:00 At past KMWorld/Taxonomy Bootcamp events, practitioners who are attempting to get started with auto- categorization projects have voiced a common set of frustrations. This talk explores text analytics and auto- categorization from a design and user-experience perspective. It outlines a manifesto for demystifying text analytics and for … Continue reading Keynote – Text Analytics for Non-Experts

Keynote – Text Analytics for Non-Experts

Opening Keynotes: Tuesday – Tuesday 7 November 09:45 – 10:00 Text analytics and auto-categorization tend to present themselves to the world as esoteric disciplines supported by complex expert systems. Users are immediately confronted by a jargon-wall built with terminology from computational linguistics, such as “tokenization,” “lemmatization,” and “NLP.” At past KMWorld/Taxonomy Bootcamp events, some practitioners who … Continue reading Keynote – Text Analytics for Non-Experts

Clarke, Dave

Dave ClarkeCEOSynaptica LLC, USA Facebook | Twitter | Blog Dave Clarke is co-founder and CEO of the Synaptica® group of companies, providers of enterprise software solutions for taxonomy and ontology management (www.synaptica.com).  He served on the NISO committee responsible for authoring the 2005 version of the US national standard for controlled vocabularies, ANSI/NISO Z39.19 and … Continue reading Clarke, Dave

Auto-Categorization & Summarization

Track 1: Technical – Thursday 9 November 13:00 – 13:45 Auto Categorization by Taxonomy: Pros, Cons, & Pragmatics The terminologies that form taxonomies, thesauri, classification schemes, and name authorities aim to define all concepts unambiguously. These conceptual definitions are, however, primarily written for a human audience and are only partially meaningful to automated categorization processes. This … Continue reading Auto-Categorization & Summarization

Clarke, Dave

Dave ClarkeCEOSynaptica LLC, USA Facebook | Twitter | Blog Dave Clarke is co-founder and CEO of the Synaptica® group of companies, providers of enterprise software solutions for taxonomy and ontology management (www.synaptica.com).  He served on the NISO committee responsible for authoring the 2005 version of the US national standard for controlled vocabularies, ANSI/NISO Z39.19 and … Continue reading Clarke, Dave