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A quick presentation to talk about the benefits of structured knowledge, focused on parallax & freebase, and how their knowledge representation fits into the wider scope of the semantic web.

A quick presentation to talk about the benefits of structured knowledge, focused on parallax & freebase, and how their knowledge representation fits into the wider scope of the semantic web.

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    Better Search With Structured Knowledge Better Search With Structured Knowledge Presentation Transcript

    • Michel Dumontier, PhD
    • Current search engines use keywords You might get 104M pages back You can only look at one page at a time. Hard to aggregate and visualize results How can we ask more complicated questions, and get real answers?
    • Structured Knowledge Powerful Knowledge Semantic Web Interfaces Repositories Parallax FreeBase
    • Powerful Interfaces Parallax
    • Parallax Key Features Search w/auto-completion (with # articles) Filters on attributes (with # articles) Connections to linked topics (with # articles) Build and customize your own visual report (map, timeline, 1D/2D charts) Share with friends! http://mqlx.com/~david/parallax/
    • Parallax Benefits Help users formulate advanced queries and find more stuff Engage users longer Embedding visualizations built on interesting queries Disadvantages?
    • Knowledge Repositories FreeBase
    • FreeBase
    • User extensible
    • attributes type
    • Semantic Web
    • Semantic Web A new web standard brought to you by the people who gave you HTML! Web 3.0 … and beyond
    • RDF & the Holy Triple likes bob cookies subject predicate object
    • Decentralized Mary says likes bob cookies Sally says lives in bob Ottawa Roger says employed by Carleton bob University
    • Data Integration cookies lives in bob Ottawa Carleton cookies University
    • Key Concepts Structured knowledge leads to better search and more accurate information retrieval over sets of related data Best knowledge repositories will be user- extensible, but leverage form fillable fields as defined by types The W3C’s Semantic Web will make sure that info doesn’t have to be centralized! 19
    • Conflicting info and TRUST Mary says likes bob cookies Emily says hates bob Cookies