Semantic Web Outstanding Paper Award 2017 Announced

The winners of the Semantic Web journal Outstanding Paper 2017 have been announced at the International Semantic Web Conference (ISWC) in Vienna, Austria.

The Semantic Web journal 2017 Outstanding Paper Award goes to

Pierre-Yves Vandenbussche, Ghislain A. Atemezing, Maria Poveda, Bernard Vatant, Linked Open Vocabularies (LOV): a gateway to reusable semantic vocabularies on the Web. Semantic Web 8 (3), 2017, pp. 437-452. 

Semantic Web journal award 2017 Semantic Web journal Outstanding Paper Award 2017

The process for selecting the outstanding paper award winners is as follows: Each summer the journal's Editors-in-Chief Pascal Hitzler and Krzysztof Janowicz seek nominations for candidates from editorial board members and guest editors. The editorial board then casts a vote on the nominations, and the nomination with most votes receives the award. All papers published within the previous 12 months, plus all papers not yet published but accepted and final version received, are eligible.