My research focuses broadly on Intelligent Socio-Technical Systems and relies on the following research topics.

Semantic Web: ontology engineering, knowledge graphs, linked data, ontology based data integration, knowledge acquisition

Human Computation and Crowdsourcing: cyber-physical social systems

Intelligent applications: exploratory search, question answering, defect detection, decision support systems.

Application areas: Industry4.0, tourism, Smart City, Software Engineering

Here are some of the latest NEWS:

isws_small 30-01-2018: The Semantic Web Summer School is back under the new name of International Semantic Web Research Summer School! I am honored to hold one of the Keynote Talks during the summer school!
iswc2018 23-12-2017: Just before the winter holidays, our Call for papers for ISWC’2018 In-Use Track is published! We look forward to many great submissions!
SpringerISWC17 27-10-2017: Enjoying ISWC’2017 and promoting our recent Springer Book: Semantic Web Enabled Engineering Applications.
12-10-2017: Journal paper published! F. J. Ekaputra, M. Sabou, E. Serral, E. Kiesling, S. Biffl. Ontology-Based Data Integration in Multi-Disciplinary Engineering Environments: A Review. Open Journal of Information Systems (OJIS), 4(1), Pages 1-26, 2017
¬† 04-10-2017: The FFG funded CitySPIN project had it’s Kickoff meeting today!