The First University-Industry Meeting on Graph Databases (UIM-GDB) is an initiative to gather companies developing graph database management systems together with researchers from academia. The main objective is to join efforts to overcome some of the main obstacles in the development and acceptance of graph databases in industry.
The meeting hosted by DAMA-UPC and Kobrix started today and will take place at the Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, in Barcelona. Barcelona (Catalonia, Spain).
Main objectives for the meeting are:
- Present different graph database management systems in the market.
- Discuss customer needs regarding graph-like data management and analyze the most common query types.
- Foster the standardization of a query language on generic graphs.
- Create a collaborative forum to exchange ideas related to graph management and foster research in this area.
Schedule and attendees:
More information at: http://www.dama.upc.edu/research-2/UIM-GDB