AICTE - ISTE sponsored Short Term Training Programm on Semantic Web Technologies (AICTE- ISTE STTP on )

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Event Date/Time: Apr 16, 2009 End Date/Time: Apr 20, 2009
Registration Date: Feb 23, 2009
Early Registration Date: Feb 23, 2009
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The Semantic Web is the second-generation WWW, enriched by machine-processable information which supports the user in his tasks. For instance, today’s search engines are already quite powerful, but still too often return excessively large or inadequate lists of hits. Machine-processable information can point the search engine to the relevant pages and can thus improve both precision and recall. To reach this goal, the Semantic Web will be built up in different levels: global naming scheme (URIs), standard syntax for describing data (RDF), standard means of describing the properties of the data (rdf-schema) and the standard means of describing relationships between the data items (ontologies).
The objectives of the course are:
• To spread the information about Semantic Web and the technologies associated with it.
• To emphasize the role and importance of using Semantic Web.
• To emphasize the need of Semantic Web to the teaching community.
• To discuss about the research issues in Semantic Web.
• To reveal about the advantages of using Semantic Web in applications such as Searching, Travel agency etc.
• To experiment with Semantic Web tools such as protégé.



Additional Information

FACULTY Session will be handled by experts from reputed academic institutions, industries and faculty members of Sri Krishna College of Engineering and Technology. ELIGIBILITY Teachers of AICTE approved Engineering Colleges/Universities/Polytechnics with relevant background are eligible. A few seats are available for participants from industries and R&D organizations. Out of the total 30seats, 15% seats are earmarked for Polytechnic teachers. ACCOMMODATION Participants are eligible for TA and other financial assistance as per ISTE rules. Boarding and lodging will be provided at SKCET Hall of Residence. Participants from other organizations, Industries need to pay a nominal registration fee. They are not entitled for any assistance of ISTE.