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wayOU - linked data-based social location tracking in a large, distributed organisation

d'Aquin, Mathieu; Zablith, Fouad and Motta, Enrico (2011). wayOU - linked data-based social location tracking in a large, distributed organisation. In: 8th Extended Semantic Web Conference (ESWC 2011), 29 May - 2 June 2011, Heraklion, Greece.

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While the publication of linked open data has gained momentum in large organisations, the way for users of these organisations to engage with these data is still unclear. Here, we demonstrate a mobile application called wayOU (where are you at the Open University) which relies on the data published by The Open University (under to provide social, location-based services to its students and members of sta. An interesting aspect of this application is that, not only it consumes linked data produced by the University from various repositories, but it also contributes to it by creating new connections between people, places and other types of resources.

Item Type: Conference Item
Copyright Holders: 2011 Springer
ISSN: 1611-3349
Extra Information: Demo
'The Semantic Web: Research and Applications' LNCS Vol. 6643, ISBN: 978-3-642-21033-4, pp 461-465
Academic Unit/Department: Knowledge Media Institute
Interdisciplinary Research Centre: Centre for Research in Computing (CRC)
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Item ID: 28570
Depositing User: Kay Dave
Date Deposited: 04 May 2011 08:28
Last Modified: 26 Feb 2016 13:04
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