OKBQA 2015 aims at facilitating open collaboration for development of knowledge base and question-answering technology which will become the core of many intelligent systems. Naturally being interdisciplinary collaboration,

it will be based on cutting-edge technology of Semantic Web, Natural Language Processing, Machine Learning,

and so on. In this year, as a special theme of interest, a medical application, e.g., infectious diseases, will also

be explored. The outcome of the hackathon will be made publicly available to promote further progress of relevant

technology and applications.

  • Symposium: August 24th (Mon)

  • Hackathon: August 25th (Tue) 28th (Fri)

  • Venue: Camellia Room, HOTEL BÂREVE, Seogwipo, Jeju, Korea

  • Accommodation: HOTEL BÂREVE, Seogwipo, Jeju, Korea


  • To figure out the state-of-the-art of KB.

  • To figure out the state-of-the-art of QA.

  • To figure out prospect directions for the next generation KB and QA.

  • To set-up short-term and long-term goals.

  • To seek solutions for short-term goals.

  • To set-up an open platform for continuous collaboration.

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