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Semantic Technology and Business Conference 2012 SemTechBiz

June 25, 2012

LONDON, June 25, 2012 /PRNewswire/ –

Professor Nigel Shadbolt, Co-Director, Open Data Institute, Confirmed As

Keynote Speaker

Rising Media and WebMediaBrands, producers of the Semantic Technology and Business
Conference (SemTechBiz), have announced details of this year’s event, the foremost
conference on semantic technologies.


This year’s line-up of speakers includes Professor Nigel Shadbolt, Co-Director, Open
Data Institute. A former President of the British Computer Society, Professor Shadbolt has
been involved in a wide range of entrepreneurial activities. In 2009, together with Sir
Tim Berners-Lee, he was appointed as information advisor by the Prime Minister to help
transform public access to Government information. Professor Shadbolt will be delivering a
keynote presentation on day 1 of the conference.

Semantic Technology and Business Conference (SemTechBiz) brings together today’s
industry thought leaders and practitioners to explore the challenges and opportunities
impacting both corporate business leaders and technologists. The two day conference is
packed with case studies and real-world perspectives, with insight and learning from
global experts in technology, financial services, insurance, healthcare, publishing,
government, automotive and enterprise data.

Whether you are new to semantic technologies or wish to enhance ongoing efforts to
leverage semantics in your enterprise and web-based systems, SemTechBiz has sessions
designed for people of all levels, from beginner to advanced.

Now in its 2nd year, the conference includes innovative panels, roundtables,
plenaries, keynotes and lightning sessions, all expertly produced to deliver tangible
business value by helping to turn knowledge into actionable results. All speakers are
leaders in the field of semantic technologies with hands-on implementation experience and
a broad industry knowledge.

Semantic Technology and Business Conference (SemTechBiz) 2012 will be held on 19-20
September at The Millennium Gloucester Hotel, 4-18 Harrington Gardens, London SW7 4HL.

Delegates will benefit from this unique opportunity to explore how semantic solutions
and linked data are being embraced throughout companies across a diverse range of
disciplines and business categories.

Register before 19 July 2012 to take advantage of the lowest-available super early
bird rates. http://searchmarketingexpo.com/london/register


About Semantic Technology and Business Conference (SemTechBiz)

Semantic Technology and Business Conference (SemTechBiz) is designed to educate
individuals whose firms are just beginning to learn what semantic technologies are as well
as organizations who wish to enhance ongoing efforts to leverage semantics in their
enterprise and web-based systems. From breakthrough approaches to solving business
problems to the big data implications of fast-evolving technologies, SemTechBiz shows you
how all the pieces fit together.


About Rising Media

Rising Media is a specialised media company excelling in the production of business
technology-related conferences and exhibitions. Rising Media currently produces events
including eMetrics Marketing Optimization Summit, Conversion Conference, Search Marketing
Expo, Predictive Analytics World, DemandCon, Affiliate Management Days, Internet Marketing
Conference, Web Effectiveness Conference, Social Gaming Summit, Building Business
Capability in the US, Canada, UK, France, Germany, Sweden and Australia. See
www.risingmedia.com [http://www.risingmedia.com ] for more info.

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        Jackie Bissell
        Rising Media

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