Linked Data Cup still open un…

Linked Data Cup still open until June 17, 2013

Published on: 29/05/2013

The Linked Data Cup awards prizes to the most promising innovation involving linked data. The Linked Data Cup invites scientists and practitioners to submit novel and innovative linked data sets and applications built on linked data technology, but also new insights that can be discovered throug using linked data.

The CODE Project and the LOD2. These two projects provide ingrediences you can use in form of 17.000 Linked Data Sets published at and a set of online tools to handle, aggregate and visualise them.


Public administrations publish large amounts of structured data mostly in the form of tabular data such as CSV files or Excel sheets. On this CSV resources are converted to RDF automatically, with the help of a recently implemented CSV2RDF server.

> use those new Linked Data resource for this challenge


To make use of Linked Data also for non-Computer Science experts the The CODE Project provides a set of online tools which allow you to Aggregate Data from various Linked Data Repositories (Linked Data Query Wizard), visualise the aggregated Data in order to identify patterns (Linked Data Visualisation Wizard) and export aggregated data to various data mining formats, for conducting in-depth analysis

 > use these tools for this challenge


The most promising application will be presented at i-semantics conference in September and receives a 500,- Euro prize money sponsored by LOD2.


Important Dates

  • Extended Submission Deadline: June 17, 2013
  • Notification of Acceptance: June 30, 2013
  • Camera Ready Paper: July 20, 2013

City/Location: Vienna