SERC Presents “A Bootcamp – Introduction to Ontology for Systems Engineers” with Barry Smith, taking place on Tuesday, December 5, 2017 at 20 F St NW, Washington, DC 20001. Ontologies and Semantic Web Technologies are key enablers for Model Based Engineering. This bootcamp has been organized to provide the attendees with an introduction to the concept of Ontologies in this context.
Agenda for the Bootcamp:
- Ontology background (1980s: AI, 2000s: Biology, 2000s: Semantic Web)
- OWL, Common Logic
- What ontologies are for?
- Top-Level and Domain Ontologies
- The Industry Ontologies Foundry
- Defining ‘System”
Attendance Criteria: Participation is limited to those from the government, Federally Funded Research and Development Centers (FFRDCs), SERC Collaborator Universities, and National Laboratories. Participation will be capped at 35. Workshop organizers will confirm admission to the workshop by November 15th, so register now!