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Semantic Web Challenges

Third SemWebEval Challenge at ESWC 2016, Heraklion, Crete, Greece, May 29 - June 2, 2016, Revised Selected Papers

  • Harald Sack
  • Stefan Dietze
  • Anna Tordai
  • Christoph Lange
  • Aims at developing a set of common benchmasrks, established evaluation procedures, tasks and datasets in the field of semantic web.

  • Contains detailed record of the one of the most important international scientific events for the semantic web research community.

  • Presents a snapshot of the state-of-the-art and material for replication of results.

Conference proceedings SemWebEval 2016

Part of the Communications in Computer and Information Science book series (CCIS, volume 641)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages I-XIII
  2. Open Knowledge Extraction Challenge

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
    2. Andrea Giovanni Nuzzolese, Anna Lisa Gentile, Valentina Presutti, Aldo Gangemi, Robert Meusel, Heiko Paulheim
      Pages 3-16
    3. Julien Plu, Giuseppe Rizzo, Raphaël Troncy
      Pages 17-32
    4. Mohamed Chabchoub, Michel Gagnon, Amal Zouaq
      Pages 33-47
    5. Lara Haidar-Ahmad, Ludovic Font, Amal Zouaq, Michel Gagnon
      Pages 61-75
  3. Challenge on Semantic Sentiment Analysis

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 77-77
    2. Mauro Dragoni, Diego Reforgiato Recupero
      Pages 79-94
    3. Emanuele Di Rosa, Alberto Durante
      Pages 95-107
    4. Efstratios Sygkounas, Giuseppe Rizzo, Raphaël Troncy
      Pages 108-120
    5. Andi Rexha, Mark Kröll, Mauro Dragoni, Roman Kern
      Pages 121-125
    6. Marco Federici, Mauro Dragoni
      Pages 141-152
  4. Challenge on Question Answering over Linked Data

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 169-169
    2. Christina Unger, Axel-Cyrille Ngonga Ngomo, Elena Cabrio
      Pages 171-177
    3. Sébastien Ferré
      Pages 178-187
  5. Top-k Shortest Paths in Large Typed RDF Datasets Challenge

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 189-189
    2. Ioannis Papadakis, Michalis Stefanidakis, Phivos Mylonas, Brigitte Endres Niggemeyer, Spyridon Kazanas
      Pages 191-199

About these proceedings


This book constitutes the thoroughly refereed post conference proceedings of the third edition of the Semantic Web Evaluation Challenge, SemWebEval 2016, co-located with the 13th European Semantic Web conference, held in Heraklion, Crete, Greece, in May/June 2016.

This book includes the descriptions of all methods and tools that competed at SemWebEval 2016, together with a detailed description of the tasks, evaluation procedures and datasets. The contributions are grouped in the areas: Open Knowledge Extraction (OKE 2016); Semantic Sentiment Analysis (SSA 2016); Question Answering over Linked Data (QALD 6); Top-K Shortest Path in Large Typed RDF Graphs Datasets; Semantic Publishing (SemPub2016).


artificial intelligence benchmarks graph search information retrieval knowledge extraction knowledge management linked data machine learning Natural Language Processing (NLP) opinion mining perfornance evaluation question answering reproducible research Resource Description Framework (RDF) semantic publishing semantic web sentiment analysis social computing XML World Wide Web

Editors and affiliations

  • Harald Sack
    • 1
  • Stefan Dietze
    • 2
  • Anna Tordai
    • 3
  • Christoph Lange
    • 4
  1. 1.IT Systems EngineeringHasso-Plattner InstitutePotsdamGermany
  2. 2.Leibniz Universität Hannover HannoverGermany
  3. 3.Elsevier B.V. AmsterdemThe Netherlands
  4. 4.Universität Bonn BonnGermany

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