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Sandro Hawke

Sandro Hawke
eGovernment Lead / Semantic Web Stds Developer, W3C

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Sandro Hawke is a software developer and systems architect at W3C, where he has specialized in Semantic Web technologies since 2000. He has developed numerous prototype and experimental systems, demonstrating Linked Data principles and the utility (and limitations) of formal knowledge representation in the open Web environment. He coordinates the development of foundational Web Standards as the W3C staff contact for the Rule Interchange Format (RIF) Working Group and the Web Ontology Language (OWL) Working Group. Since 2009, with the new focus on open government data, he has served as W3C staff contact for the eGovernment Interest Group.


Sandro Hawke (W3C), John L. Sheridan (Information Policy and Services Directorate of the UK’s National Archives)
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Are you a government IT professional who thinks the process required to integrate and query diverse data formats resembles a "Mission Impossible" movie? Then you should attend this workshop! W3C’s experts on linked open data and semantic web technologies show you how to navigate the process, and select the right technologies, to accomplish the mission of putting government data on the Web. Read more.
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