Deborah L. McGuinness – Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute

WstNET Lab: Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute Home Page: Deborah McGuinness Dr. Deborah McGuinness is a leading expert in knowledge representation and reasoning languages and systems and has worked in ontology creation and evolution environments for over 20 years. Most recently, Deborah is best known for her leadership role in semantic web …

Helen Margetts – Oxford Internet Institute

WstNET Lab: Oxford Internet Institute Home Page: Helen Margetts Helen Margetts is the Director of the OII. She has interests in e-government, government information systems, large-scale IT contracts, public management reform, tools of government for public policy, and online political participation. From OII profile

Leslie Carr – Southampton CDT

WstNET Lab: University of Southampton Home Page: Leslie Carr Prof. Leslie Carr is a researcher in the Intelligence, Agents, Multimedia at the University of Southampton. Since the 1980’s I have experimented with multimedia information systems, novel ways of constructing hypertexts, digital libraries and knowledge management systems. As a practical application of …

Frank van Harmelan – The Network Institute

WstNET Lab: The Network Institute VU University Amsterdam Frank van Harmelen (1960) is a professor in Knowledge Representation & Reasoning in the AI department (Faculty of Science) at the Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam. After studying mathematics and computer science in Amsterdam, he moved to the Department of AI in Edinburgh, where he was awarded …