A very interesting (and brief) history of the role that Taxonomy has played in the creation of the WWW. This story outlines the eveolution of the concept of a Global Knowledge base and the role that Taxonony and Indexing have necessarily played in it.
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The 2015 IKO conference (http://www.ikoconference.org/) will be held in Singapore, June 8 - 9 this year and will cover topics around cutting edge thought and techniques for Knowledge Organization, Search, Text Mining, and Data Management. Synapitca CEO, David Clarke, will be talking about Synpatica's new product OASIS and constructing knowledge bases around high resolution images using ontologies and Linked Data.
A vast amount of information resides inside photographs, paintings, diagrams and drawings which can be seen but not searched. It is waiting to be discovered, but has been inaccessible to traditional query methods.