ESWC2016 7 Years Best Paper Award

We are happy to announce that the paper Media meets Semantic Web – How the BBC uses DBpedia and Linked Data to make connections  co-authored by Christian Bizer won the 7 Year Best Paper Award at the 13th European Semantic Web Conference (ESWC2016).

This application paper describes how the British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC) uses Linked Data technologies together with the MusicBrainz and DBpedia knowledge bases to integrate data and link documents across multiple content management systems. The paper is one of the first papers propagating Linked Data as a lightweight integration technology for increasing the interoperability of heterogeneous systems in the enterprise context.