Research Seminar: Allen H. Renear:Towards an Ontology for Digital Objects[2017-03-17]

Prof. Dr. Allen H. Renear

Dean, School of Information Sciences, UIUC

Hoster:Prof. Dr. Fred Y. Ye

Time:March 20 2017(Monday)(4: 30pm - 5:30 pm)

Venue:School of Information Management A211

Short Bio and Abstract:

Prof. Dr. Allen H. Renear is dean and professor at the School of Information Sciences. His current research focuses on the development of formal ontologies for scientific and cultural objects and application of those ontologies in information system design, scientific publishing, and data curation in the sciences and humanities. The topic “An Ontology for Digital Objects” is related to his current research.