Prof. Dr. Jens Lehmann (http://www.jens-lehmann.org) leads the “Smart Data Analytics” research group at the University of Bonn and Fraunhofer IAIS with 40 researchers. His research interests involve Semantic Web, machine learning, question answering, distributed computing and knowledge representation. Prof. Lehmann authored more than 100 articles in international journals and conferences cited more than 11000 times. In several major conferences and journals, he has leading positions. He is founder, leader or contributor of several community research projects, including SANSA, AskNow, DL-Learner, DBpedia and LinkedGeoData. Previously, he completed his PhD with „summa cum laude“ at the University of Leipzig with visits to the University of Oxford.