LONDON, June 25, 2012 /PRNewswire/ --
Professor Nigel Shadbolt, Co-Director, Open Data Institute, Confirmed As Keynote Speaker
Rising Media and WebMediaBrands, producers of the Semantic Technology and Business Conference (SemTechBiz), have announced details of this year's event, the foremost conference on semantic technologies.
This year's line-up of speakers includes Professor Nigel Shadbolt, Co-Director, Open Data Institute. A former President of the British Computer Society, Professor Shadbolt has been involved in a wide range of entrepreneurial activities. In 2009, together with Sir Tim Berners-Lee, he was appointed as information advisor by the Prime Minister to help transform public access to Government information. Professor Shadbolt will be delivering a keynote presentation on day 1 of the conference.
Semantic Technology and Business Conference (SemTechBiz) brings together today's industry thought leaders and practitioners to explore the challenges and opportunities impacting both corporate business leaders and technologists. The two day conference is packed with case studies and real-world perspectives, with insight and learning from global experts in technology, financial services, insurance, healthcare, publishing, government, automotive and enterprise data.
Whether you are new to semantic technologies or wish to enhance ongoing efforts to leverage semantics in your enterprise and web-based systems, SemTechBiz has sessions designed for people of all levels, from beginner to advanced.
Now in its 2nd year, the conference includes innovative panels, roundtables, plenaries, keynotes and lightning sessions, all expertly produced to deliver tangible business value by helping to turn knowledge into actionable results. All speakers are leaders in the field of semantic technologies with hands-on implementation experience and a broad industry knowledge.
Semantic Technology and Business Conference (SemTechBiz) 2012 will be held on 19-20 September at The Millennium Gloucester Hotel, 4-18 Harrington Gardens, London SW7 4HL.
Delegates will benefit from this unique opportunity to explore how semantic solutions and linked data are being embraced throughout companies across a diverse range of disciplines and business categories.
About Semantic Technology and Business Conference (SemTechBiz)
Semantic Technology and Business Conference (SemTechBiz) is designed to educate individuals whose firms are just beginning to learn what semantic technologies are as well as organizations who wish to enhance ongoing efforts to leverage semantics in their enterprise and web-based systems. From breakthrough approaches to solving business problems to the big data implications of fast-evolving technologies, SemTechBiz shows you how all the pieces fit together.
About Rising Media
Rising Media is a specialised media company excelling in the production of business technology-related conferences and exhibitions. Rising Media currently produces events including eMetrics Marketing Optimization Summit, Conversion Conference, Search Marketing Expo, Predictive Analytics World, DemandCon, Affiliate Management Days, Internet Marketing Conference, Web Effectiveness Conference, Social Gaming Summit, Building Business Capability in the US, Canada, UK, France, Germany, Sweden and Australia. See www.risingmedia.com for more info.
SOURCE Rising Media