9th DBpedia Community Meeting in Galway 2017

June 21, 2017 - 9:00am to 8:00pm in Galway, Ireland, Categories: DBpedia Community Meeting, comment(s)

We are happy to announce that the 9th DBpedia community meeting will be held in Galway, Ireland on June 21st 2017. DBpedia will be part of the Language, Data and Knowledge conference in Galway. This new biennial conference series aims at bringing together researchers from across disciplines. The DBpedia Meeting is part of the conference and will take part on the last day.

Quick facts


The program will be released soon.


  • Tatiana Gornostay, TILDE

  • Rob Brennan, ADAPT research centre

  • Felix Sasaki, DFKI

  • Bianca Pereira, The Insight Centre for Data Analytics

  • Caoilfhionn Lane, The Insight Centre for Data Analytics

  • Jim O'Regan, ITUT, Trinity College Dublin

  • Julia Holze, DBpedia Association

  • Dimitris Kontokostas, DBpedia Association and AKSW, Uni Leipzig

  • Sebastian Hellmann, DBpedia Association and AKSW, Uni Leipzig

If you would like to become a sponsor for the 9th DBpedia community meeting or would like to join the organisation committee you can contact us.


Attending the DBpedia Community meeting is free of charge, but seats are limited. Make sure to register to reserve a seat.


Call for Contribution

Please submit your proposal through our form. Contribution proposals may include (but are not limited to) presentations, demos, lightning talks, panels and session suggestions. We intend to accept as many proposals as possible in the available meeting time.



The meeting will take place at the National University of Ireland, Galway.

Address: University Road, Galway, Ireland

See here for detailed directions.

The evening event will take place at PorterShed.

Address: Eyre Square, Galway City, H91 HY51, Ireland.





For hosting the meeting.

Institute for Applied Informatics

For supporting the DBpedia Association.

OpenLink Software

For continuous hosting of the main DBpedia Endpoint.


ADAPT research centre

For supporting the DBpedia Association.


ALIGNED - Software and Data Engineering

For funding the development of DBpedia as a project use-case and covering part of the travel cost




For hosting the meeting.