An introduction to Semantic Web and Linked Data

Presenters: Fabien Gandon , INRIA, France.
Ivan Herman,  W3C, France

In this tutorial, we intend to guide the audience through the semantic web stack and its extensions with both an historical perspective and an explanation based on the web architecture core concepts. The guided tour will include the following sections:?• Web architecture basics;
• Web of data, Linked data, RDF, SPARQL;
• Schemas, ontologies and vocabularies, RDF/S, OWL, SKOS ;
• Bridges to existing Data, R2RML, RDFa, GRDDL;
• Related works SAWSDL, RIF, Media Fragment, Provenance.