KMWorld Top 100 companies that Matter in KM

KMWorld have selected Synaptica in 2020 for the annual list of Top 100 Companies That Matter in Knowledge Management. Synaptica have been selected for our work in text analytics enabling enterprises to analyze content collections, extract named entities, and perform precision inline concept indexing and categorization. Enterprise taxonomy management becomes simple and efficient.

“Knowledge management software and services providers are embracing a fresh wave of technological innovation to address heightened expectations—among both customers and employees—for the right information to be delivered to the right people at the right time, said Tom Hogan, Group Publisher at KMWorld. “To showcase organizations that are advancing their products and capabilities to meet changing requirements, KMWorld created the annual list of 100 Companies That Matter in Knowledge Management.”

Synaptica have been selected for this list consistently since 2012.

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Workshop | Information Architecture Conference

The Synaptica team will be hosting a pre-conference Workshop on Introduction to Knowledge Graphs at #IAC20 in New Orleans on Tuesday, April 14th, 2020. This half-day workshop will cover:

    • An introduction and definitions: what is a knowledge graph? Is it an ontology? Is it a graph database? What’s the difference?
    • Introduction to and overview of relevant technologies (graph databases and other interfaces)
    • How this technology is relevant to the practice of IA
    • A short hands-on activity to reinforce concepts and get attendees thinking in graphs.

The IAC is where information architects, UX designers, content strategists, and other design practitioners meet. The Main Conference is taking place between April 16th-18th at the Sheraton New Orleans Hotel.

Synaptica contacts can claim a discount; simply quote WSPK50 when you register.

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Discovery for SharePoint Webinar

Search Explained and Synaptica held a joint webinar on Discovery for SharePoint. Synaptica and Search Explained explained their breakthrough solution to extend SharePoint Taxonomy through

  • taxonomy-rich search, browse and tagging experience
  • custom built UI and taxonomy management features
  • exclusive Q&A session with the teams at Search Explained and Synaptica

This session was hosted by the Discovery for SharePoint team, Agnes Molnar, Search Explained, Jim Sweeney and Dave Clarke, Synaptica. Video presentation from the Webinar is now available to view.

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Webinar Discovery for SharePoint

TBCL19 & KMWorld

KMWorld and its co-located events Taxonomy Boot Camp, Enterprise Search & Discovery, Office 365 Symposium, and Text Analytics Forum, took place in November in Washington D.C. Dave Clarke and Agnes Molnar, Search Explained gave the keynote on Discovery for SharePoint. Taxonomy Boot Camp took place in London during October. Presentations from both events are available to download.

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TBCL19 KMWorld

Synaptica News Highlights | Autumn 2019

In the latest edition of our quarterly newsletter we take a close look at our commitments at TBCL19 and KMWorld, workshops on knowledge graphs, keynotes on SharePoint and a review of recent blogs from the Synaptica team.

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Synaptica Newsletter

Synaptica KMS software named as a Trend Setting Product 2019

Synaptica KMS has been included in the final list as a Trend Setting Product for 2019. This is our seventh appearance on the list.

“We’re excited to announce the KMWorld list of Trend-Setting Products of 2019,” remarked Thomas Hogan, Group Publisher at KMWorld.”Across a broad range of industries, the focus for both new and enhanced products is to improve the outcomes of processes, decisions, and interactions.

This list seeks to highlight products that are advancing what is possible in knowledge management through both radical innovation and continuous evolution.”

See the Trend-Setting products of 2019
KMWorld Trend setting Products 2019


Webinar | Unify Your Enterprise: Leveraging Taxonomies for Real-Time Digital Insights

Synaptica and Factor are always happy to offer examples and case studies of our approaches in action. Because of our commitment to helping others learn, we recent hosted a free webinar in September on the power of leveraging taxonmies.

This session was be presented by Gary Carlson, Factor and Ahren E. Lehnert, Synaptica.

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Factor Synaptica Webinar

DCMI 2019 Seoul

The Dublin Core Metadata Initiative (DCMI) annual international conference in 2019 will be hosted by the National Library of Korea, in Seoul, South Korea, 23rd – 26th September, 2019. The Synaptica team took part in the Best Practice Day looking at Digital Dunhaung and Linked Data KOS.

Details of DCMI 2019 Seoul
Dublin Core

IKO 2019 Singapore

The Innovations in Knowledge Organisation (IKO) Conference returned to Singapore on September 24th, with a practical, insightful and engaging programme focused on digital transformation and the knowledge organisation approaches that underpin it. There was a chance to explore practical implementation issues in depth with expert practitioners from Singapore, Indonesia, Europe and Australia. The day featured a series of brisk tutorials in Pecha Kucha format on key topics in digital transformation and knowledge organisation.

The IKO Conference is curated and facilitated by Dave Clarke, Patrick Lambe, and Maish Nichani, and is an ISKO Singapore event. ISKO members are entitled to a 20% discount off conference fees.

Details of IKO 2019 Singapore

The Human Position in an Artificial World | ISKO UK 2019

Synaptica were one of the sponsors for the recent 2019 ISKO UK Conference which took place 15-16th July 2019 in London. This was the 6th biennial conference of the UK Chapter of ISKO, the International Society for Knowledge Organization and the theme will focus on The Human Position in an Artificial World: Creativity, Ethics & AI in Knowledge Organization.

ISKO UK brings researchers, developers practitioners and all thinkers together to consider how best to make our knowledge effective. The 2019 Conference included an innovative case study café organised by IKO alongside the formal presentations, posters and industry demonstrations.

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ISKO UK 2019