November 2020 

September 2020

August 2020

  • Our demo paper “TA-Dash: An Interactive Dashboard for Spatial-Temporal Traffic Analytics” by Nicolas Tempelmeier, Anzumana Sander, Udo Feuerhake, Martin Löhdefink, and Elena Demidova has been accepted for presentation at ACM SIGSPATIAL 2020. Demo system is available at:

July 2020

  • Our paper “Event-QA: A Dataset for Event-Centric Question Answering over Knowledge Graphs” by Tarcísio Souza Costa, Simon Gottschalk and Elena Demidova has been accepted at CIKM 2020.

June 2020

April 2020

  • Our demo paper “EventKG+BT: Generation of Interactive Biography Timelines from a Knowledge Graph” by Simon Gottschalk and Elena Demidova has been accepted by the ESWC 2020 conference.
  • We are happy to announce accepted papers of the Cleopatra workshop we organize at the ESWC 2020.

March 2020

  • EventKG V3.0 has been released.
  • PROFILES 2020 – The 7th International Workshop on Dataset PROFILing and Search – is open for submissions

February 2020

December 2019

October 2019

August 2019

  • Our EU H2020 project proposal “smashHit: Smart Dispatcher for Secure and Controlled Sharing of Distributed Personal and Industrial Data” was accepted by the EU.

July 2019

June 2019

May 2019

  • Our project proposal d-E-mand is accepted at the 1st stage of the “Förderwettbewerb IKT für Elektromobilität”, BMWi (German Federal Ministry for Economic Affairs and Energy). The project starts in January 2020.
  • Our article “Crosstown Traffic – Supervised Prediction of Event Impact on Urban Traffic” by Nicolas Tempelmeier, Stefan Dietze and Elena Demidova has been accepted for publication in GeoInformatica, An International Journal on Advances of Computer Science for Geographic Information Systems, Springer. [pdf]

March 2019

  • EventKG V2.0 released. EventKG: A Multilingual Event-Centric Temporal Knowledge Graph.
  • Our book proposal “The past web: exploring web archives” by Daniel Gomes, Elena Demidova, Jane Winters, Thomas Risse (Eds.) was accepted by Springer.

February 2019

January 2019

December 2018

  • Our project proposal CampaNeo is accepted at the 1st stage of the „Smarte Datenwirtschaft- Technologiewettbewerb mit den Schwerpunkten Künstliche Intelligenz, Semantik, Souveränität“, BMWi (German Federal Ministry for Economic Affairs and Energy).
  • Release of the Event-QA dataset – A Dataset for Complex Event-Centric Question Answering:

October 2018

  • Special Issue on Quality Assessment of Knowledge Graphs of the ACM Journal of Data and Information Quality is open for submissionsGuest editors: Anisa Rula, Elena Simperl, Amrapali Zaveri, Elena Demidova Submission deadline: 3 March 2019
    Call for papers
  • The article “Towards Extracting Event-Centric Collections from Web Archives” by Gerhard Gossen, Thomas Risse, and Elena Demidova is accepted for publication in International Journal on Digital Libraries. [pre-print] published version (to appear)
  • The paper “Can Children Teach AI? Towards Expressive Human-AI Dialogs” by Elena Demidova was presented in the BlueSky Track of the  International Semantic Web Conference (ISWC 2018) [pdf]
  • Selected papers of the ISWC 2018 Satellite Events are now available in E. Demidova, A.J. Zaveri, E. Simperl (Eds.) Emerging Topics in Semantic Technologies. ISWC 2018 Satellite Events. AKA Verlag Berlin, 2018, ISBN: 978-3-89838-736-1. [URL]