Denny Vrandečić

Denny works at the Google Knowledge Graph. He previously has worked at the Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (2004-2012), the University of Southern California (2010), and as the project director of Wikidata at Wikimedia Deutschland (2012/13). His research interests are massive collaborative systems, knowledge bases, and the Semantic Web.

Google Publications

Previous Publications

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    The Rise of Wikidata

    Denny Vrandecic

    IEEE Intelligent Systems, vol. 28 (2013), pp. 90-95

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    Capturing Common Knowledge about Tasks: Intelligent Assistance for To-Do Lists

    Yolanda Gil, Varun Ratnakar, Timothy Chklovski, Paul T. Groth, Denny Vrandecic

    TiiS, vol. 2 (2012), pp. 15

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    Crowdsourcing Tasks in Open Query Answering

    Elena Simperl, Barry Norton, Denny Vrandecic

    AAAI Spring Symposium: Wisdom of the Crowd (2012)

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    Revisiting reverts: accurate revert detection in wikipedia

    Fabian Flöck, Denny Vrandecic, Elena Simperl

    HT (2012), pp. 3-12

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    Semantic Wikis: Approaches, Applications, and Perspectives

    François Bry, Sebastian Schaffert, Denny Vrandecic, Klara A. Weiand

    Reasoning Web (2012), pp. 329-369

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    Wikidata: a new platform for collaborative data collection

    Denny Vrandecic

    WWW (Companion Volume) (2012), pp. 1063-1064

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    Comparison of wiki-based process modeling systems

    Frank Dengler, Denny Vrandecic, Elena Paslaru Bontas Simperl

    I-KNOW (2011), pp. 30

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    Crowdsourcing Tasks within Linked Data Management

    Elena Simperl, Barry Norton, Denny Vrandecic

    COLD (2011)

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    Deriving human-readable labels from SPARQL queries

    Basil Ell, Denny Vrandecic, Elena Paslaru Bontas Simperl

    I-SEMANTICS (2011), pp. 126-133

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    DiversiWeb 2011

    Elena Paslaru Bontas Simperl, Devika P. Madalli, Denny Vrandecic, Enrique Alfonseca

    SIGIR Forum, vol. 45 (2011), pp. 49-53

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    DiversiWeb 2011: first international workshop on knowledge diversity on the web

    Elena Paslaru Bontas Simperl, Devika P. Madalli, Denny Vrandecic, Enrique Alfonseca

    WWW (Companion Volume) (2011), pp. 319-320

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    Enterprise Knowledge Structures

    Basil Ell, Elena Simperl, Stephan Wölger, Benedikt Kämpgen, Simon Hangl, Denny Vrandecic, Katharina Siorpaes

    Context and Semantics for Knowledge Management (2011), pp. 29-59

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    Enterprise Wikis: Technical Challenges and Opportunities

    Benedikt Kämpgen, Basil Ell, Elena Paslaru Bontas Simperl, Denny Vrandecic, Frank Dengler

    Wissensmanagement (2011), pp. 67-76

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    How to teach digital library data to swim into research

    Christoph Schindler, Cornelia Veja, Marc Rittberger, Denny Vrandecic

    I-SEMANTICS (2011), pp. 142-149

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    Labels in the Web of Data

    Basil Ell, Denny Vrandecic, Elena Paslaru Bontas Simperl

    International Semantic Web Conference (1) (2011), pp. 162-176

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    Language resources extracted from Wikipedia

    Denny Vrandecic, Philipp Sorg, Rudi Studer

    K-CAP (2011), pp. 153-160

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    Reflecting Knowledge Diversity on the Web

    Elena Paslaru Bontas Simperl, Denny Vrandecic, Barry Norton

    Foundations for the Web of Information and Services (2011), pp. 175-191

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    Semantic MediaWiki

    Markus Krötzsch, Denny Vrandecic

    Foundations for the Web of Information and Services (2011), pp. 311-326

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    Shortipedia aggregating and curating Semantic Web data

    Denny Vrandecic, Varun Ratnakar, Markus Krötzsch, Yolanda Gil

    J. Web Sem., vol. 9 (2011), pp. 334-338

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    Want world domination? win at risk!: matching to-do items with how-tos from the web

    Denny Vrandecic, Yolanda Gil, Varun Ratnakar

    IUI (2011), pp. 323-326

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    Wiki-Based Maturing of Process Descriptions

    Frank Dengler, Denny Vrandecic

    BPM (2011), pp. 313-328

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    Wikiing pro: semantic wiki-based process editor

    Frank Dengler, Denny Vrandecic, Elena Paslaru Bontas Simperl

    K-CAP (2011), pp. 169-170

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    Zhi# - OWL Aware Compilation

    Alexander Paar, Denny Vrandecic

    ESWC (2) (2011), pp. 315-329

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    open.data.al: increasing the utilization of government data in Albania

    Julia Hoxha, Armand Brahaj, Denny Vrandecic

    I-SEMANTICS (2011), pp. 237-240

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    Die zwei Kulturen

    Anupriya Ankolekar, Markus Krötzsch, Thanh Tran, Denny Vrandecic

    Social Semantic Web (2009), pp. 99-123

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    Semantic Wikipedia

    Markus Krötzsch, Denny Vrandecic

    Social Semantic Web (2009), pp. 393-421

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    Tempus Fugit

    Uta Lösch, Sebastian Rudolph, Denny Vrandecic, Rudi Studer

    ESWC (2009), pp. 278-292

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    Towards Automatic Content Quality Checks in Semantic Wikis - Position paper

    Denny Vrandecic

    AAAI Spring Symposium: Social Semantic Web: Where Web 2.0 Meets Web 3.0 (2009), pp. 69-70

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    Kalpana - enabling client-side web personalization

    Anupriya Ankolekar, Denny Vrandecic

    Hypertext (2008), pp. 21-26

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    Social Web and Knowledge Management

    Peter Dolog, Markus Krötzsch, Sebastian Schaffert, Denny Vrandecic

    Weaving Services and People on the World Wide Web (2008), pp. 217-227

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    The two cultures: Mashing up Web 2.0 and the Semantic Web

    Anupriya Ankolekar, Markus Krötzsch, Thanh Tran, Denny Vrandecic

    J. Web Sem., vol. 6 (2008), pp. 70-75

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    Workshop on social web and knowledge management (SWKM2008)

    Peter Dolog, Markus Krötzsch, Sebastian Schaffert, Denny Vrandecic

    WWW (2008), pp. 1279-1280

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    Efficient OWL Reasoning with Logic Programs - Evaluations

    Sebastian Rudolph, Markus Krötzsch, Pascal Hitzler, Michael Sintek, Denny Vrandecic

    RR (2007), pp. 370-373

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    How to Design Better Ontology Metrics

    Denny Vrandecic, York Sure

    ESWC (2007), pp. 311-325

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    Learning Disjointness

    Johanna Völker, Denny Vrandecic, York Sure, Andreas Hotho

    ESWC (2007), pp. 175-189

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    Mind the Web

    Valentin Zacharias, Andreas Abecker, Denny Vrandecic, Imen Borgi, Simone Braun, Andreas P. Schmidt

    New Forms of Reasoning for the Semantic Web (2007)

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    OPJK and DILIGENT: ontology modeling in a distributed environment

    Pompeu Casanovas, Nuria Casellas, Christoph Tempich, Denny Vrandecic, V. Richard Benjamins

    Artif. Intell. Law, vol. 15 (2007), pp. 171-186

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    Reasoning in Semantic Wikis

    Markus Krötzsch, Sebastian Schaffert, Denny Vrandecic

    Reasoning Web (2007), pp. 310-329

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    Semantic Wikipedia

    Markus Krötzsch, Denny Vrandecic, Max Völkel, Heiko Haller, Rudi Studer

    J. Web Sem., vol. 5 (2007), pp. 251-261

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    The two cultures: mashing up web 2.0 and the semantic web

    Anupriya Ankolekar, Markus Krötzsch, Thanh Tran, Denny Vrandecic

    WWW (2007), pp. 825-834

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    A Metamodel for Annotations of Ontology Elements in OWL DL

    Denny Vrandecic, Johanna Völker, Peter Haase, Thanh Tran, Philipp Cimiano

    WoMM (2006), pp. 109-123

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    A Tool for Diligent Argumentation: Experiences, Requirements and Design

    Michael Engler, Denny Vrandecic, York Sure

    WETICE (2006), pp. 370-375

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    How to reason with OWL in a logic programming system

    Markus Krötzsch, Pascal Hitzler, Denny Vrandecic, Michael Sintek

    RuleML (2006), pp. 17-28

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    Reusing Ontological Background Knowledge in Semantic Wikis

    Denny Vrandecic, Markus Krötzsch

    SemWiki (2006)

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    Semantic MediaWiki

    Markus Krötzsch, Denny Vrandecic, Max Völkel

    International Semantic Web Conference (2006), pp. 935-942

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    Semantic Wikipedia

    Heiko Haller, Markus Krötzsch, Max Völkel, Denny Vrandecic

    Int. Sym. Wikis (2006), pp. 137-138

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    Semantic Wikipedia

    Max Völkel, Markus Krötzsch, Denny Vrandecic, Heiko Haller, Rudi Studer

    WWW (2006), pp. 585-594

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    Towards ontologies for formalizing modularization and communication in large software systems

    Daniel Oberle, Steffen Lamparter, Stephan Grimm, Denny Vrandecic, Steffen Staab, Aldo Gangemi

    Applied Ontology, vol. 1 (2006), pp. 163-202

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    Unit Tests for Ontologies

    Denny Vrandecic, Aldo Gangemi

    OTM Workshops (2) (2006), pp. 1012-1020

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    Automatic Evaluation of Ontologies (AEON)

    Johanna Völker, Denny Vrandecic, York Sure

    International Semantic Web Conference (2005), pp. 716-731

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    Faster OWL Using Split Programs

    Pascal Hitzler, Denny Vrandecic

    Principles and Practices of Semantic Web Reasoning (2005)

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    Pushing the Limits of OWL, Rules and Protege. A Simple Example

    Anne Cregan, Malgorzata Mochol, Denny Vrandecic, Sean Bechhofer

    OWLED (2005)

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    Resolution-Based Approximate Reasoning for OWL DL

    Pascal Hitzler, Denny Vrandecic

    International Semantic Web Conference (2005), pp. 383-397

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    The DILIGENT knowledge processes

    Denny Vrandecic, Helena Sofia Pinto, Christoph Tempich, York Sure

    J. Knowledge Management, vol. 9 (2005), pp. 85-96