The Synaptica team regularly attend a diverse range of events, talks and seminars including Dublin Core, KMWorld, Washington and Taxonomy Boot Camp, London. The team also attend events organized by SLA, ISKO, NetIKX, CILIP. A selection of our event activity can be found below including recent presentations, talks, and digests.

Catching the Wave 

Dave Clarke, CEO, Synaptica on Tools and Technology for Taxonomists. This keynote presentation also includes some initial insights from the recent Taxonomy Practitioners Survey 2018. This talk was presented at Taxonomy Boot Camp 2018 events in London and Washington D.C.

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SPARQL, You Taxonomy Star!

Jim Sweeney spoke at Taxonomy Boot Camp 2018 in Washington D.C. on defining, designing and accessing Linked Data.

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Using Ontologies for More than Information Categorization 

Ahren E. Lehnert, Senior Manager, Text Analytics Solutions, Synaptica explains how ontologies can be used in other ways. This talk was presented at both London and Washington D.C. Taxonomy Boot Camp events in 2018.

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Using Structure in Taxonomy-based Auto-Categorization 

As part of the Text Analytics Forum 2018 in Washington D.C. Ahren E. Lehnert gave a presentation on structure and auto-categorization as part of a series of talks on new techniques in text analytics.

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Dublin Core Conference, Porto, Portugal

DCMI Annual International Conference

September 10 -13, 2018 – Porto, Portugal. LOD-KOS: A Framework for Private Enterprise Data as well as Public Open Data Linked Data and IIIF: Dave Clarke gave a special presentation as part of the conference programme. The presentation is available here. Further information and the full programme is available via the DCMI Conference website.

Dublin Core

Making true connections in a complex world: new technologies to link facts, concepts and data

NetIKX, London January 2018
At this meeting new approaches to Linked Data and Graph Technology were presented and discussed. Dion Lindsay introduced the New Graph Technology of Information and our CEO David Clarke discussed Building Rich Search and Discovery User Experiences with Linked Open Data. A report will be available from the NetIKX blog shortly. Visit the NetIKX website  for further information on this organisation.


Other event presentations and highlights include:

PNC Annual Conference and Joint Meetings
November 7-9, 2017 – Tainin, Taiwan. Linked Data and IIIF: Integrating Taxonomy Management with Image Annotation given by Gene Loh, Synaptica LLC. Further information is available via the PNC website.