All videos from the conference can be found on YouTube.


Monday, February 23


Prof. Barend Mons, Erasmus Medical Centre, University of Rotterdam and Department of Human Genetics, Leiden University Medical Centre (The Netherlands)

Datastewardship for Discovery (PDF) (Video)

Session 1 - Applied Research

Prof. Klaus Tochtermann, Head of ZBW Leibniz Information Centre of Economics - German National Library of Economics

On the Evolution of Semantic Technologies in Scientific Libraries (PDF) (Video)


Session 2 - Application Examples

Dr. Markus Bundschus, Head Scientific & Business Information Services, Roche Diagnostics GmbH, Penzberg

Text and data mining @Roche: an industry perspective (PDF)


Reinhard Altenhöner, German National Library, Frankfurt/Main

Access to knowledge: Text mining and information extraction in the German National Library (PDF) (Video)

Prof. Martin Hofmann-Apitius, Fraunhofer Institute for Algorithms and Scientific Computing (SCAI), St. Augustin

Modelling hypothetical knowledge: Capturing and representing scientific speculation in text (PDF) (Video)


Tuesday, February 24


Dr. Dietrich Rebholz-Schuhmann, University of Zuerich (Switzerland)

Resolving phenotypes to standard representations: a complex task (PDF) (Video)

Session 3 - Fundamental Research

Prof. Stefan Rüger, Knowledge Media Institute, The Open University, Milton Keynes

Visual Mining - interpretating image data (PDF) (Video)

Session 4 - Translational Aspects

Prof. Lars Juhl Jensen, NNF Centre for Protein Research, University of Copenhagen

Pragmatic text mining: From literature to electronic health records (PDF) (Video)

Dr. Juliane Fluck, Fraunhofer Institute for Algorithms and Scientific Computing (SCAI), St. Augustin

Extraction from scientific text of casual and correlative relationships used in systems biomedicine models of disease (PDF) (Video)

Session 5 - Enabling Technologies

Dr. Philipp Daumke, Averbis AG, Freiburg

Large-Scale Patent Classification at the European Patent Office (PDF) (Video)