First Call-For-Projects: Four Projects being funded

A few weeks ago the deadline for the first call-for-projects passed. After that all applications were reviewed by the Semantic Media advisory board. This process has ended and we are very happy to announce that four mini-projects will be funded in this round (in total, the awards amount to more than £90k). The four successful applications are listed below.

Project Title Applicants Universities / Organizations
SemanticNews: enriching publishing of news stories Jonathon Hare, Heather Packer, Wim Peters, Jana Eggink. University of Southampton, University of Sheffield, British Broadcasting Corporation.
Tawny Overtone Phillip Lord, Robert Stevens, Sean Bechhofer, Sam Aaron, Michael Bell. Newcastle Universities, University of Manchester, Overtone Project.
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(SLICKMEM) Tim Crawford, Tillman Weyde, Ian Knopke, Kevin Page, David Lewis, Reinier de Valk. Goldsmiths University of London, City
University, University of Oxford, British Broadcasting Corporation.
Large-Scale capture of Producer-Defined Musical Semantics Cham Athwal, Simon Dixon, Ryan Stables, György Fazekas, Jamie Bullock. Birmingham City University, Queen Mary University of London.

After the projects have started, we will update this website with a short description of each project.