Slide Presentation by a Semantic Web Expert: “Introduction to Linked Open Data (LOD)”
Here’s a link to 201 slides from a pre-con tutorial titled, “Introduction to Linked Open Data (LOD)”, presented on September 2, 2013 at Dublin Core 2013 (DC-2013) in Lisbon, Portugal.
The instructor was Ivan Herman, Semantic Web Activity Lead at the World Wide Web Consortium (W3C).
The goal of the tutorial is to introduce the audience into the basics of the technologies used for Linked Data. This includes RDF, RDFS, main elements of SPARQL, SKOS, and OWL. Some general guidelines on publishing data as Linked Data will also be provided, as well as real-life usage examples of the various technologies.
About Gary Price
Gary Price (firstname.lastname@example.org) is a librarian, writer, consultant, and frequent conference speaker based in the Washington D.C. metro area. He earned his MLIS degree from Wayne State University in Detroit. Price has won several awards including the SLA Innovations in Technology Award and Alumnus of the Year from the Wayne St. University Library and Information Science Program. From 2006-2009 he was Director of Online Information Services at Ask.com. Gary is also the co-founder of infoDJ an innovation research consultancy supporting corporate product and business model teams with just-in-time fact and insight finding.