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Multimedia Semantic Web

Multimedia Semantic Web

This video was recorded at 7th International Semantic Web Conference (ISWC), Karlsruhe 2008. The Capture, Storage, Sharing, Organizing, Retrieval, and Use of knowledge dominate most socio-economic activities in our society. Most of the knowledge in the world is initially captured and stays in the form of experiences in different sensing modalities. Current technology can address knowledge in text because in text the experiential data is converted to symbols by humans. Converting sensory data to symbols in computer systems has been difficult, primarily due to our inability to formally represent and effectively model the appropriate context within which the multimedia sensory data should be interpreted. This problem of integrating continuous multimedia and symbolic data becomes more urgent as... Show More


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