Katja Hose



  1.   since November 2018: Professor (Poul Due Jensen Foundation) at Aalborg University

  2.   2015 - 2018: Associate Professor at Aalborg University

  3.   2012 - 2015: Assistant Professor at Aalborg University

  4.   2009 - 2012: Postdoc at Max Planck Institute for Informatics

  5.   2009: PhD in Computer Science at Ilmenau University of Technology

Short Biography

Aalborg University

Department of Computer Science

Selma Lagerlöfs Vej 300

DK-9220 Aalborg Ø.


Office: 2.2.10

Email: khose [at] cs [dot] aau [dot] dk

Phone: +45 9940 8886


Professional Activities (selected)



journal reviewer

chairs and organization

Programme Co-Chair ESWC 2021, Demos Co-Chair SIGMOD 2021, VLDB 2020 PhD Workshop Co-Chair, ESWC 2020 Workshop & Tutorials Co-Chair, Co-Organizer DOLAP 2020, SIGMOD 2018 & 2019 New Researcher Symposium Co-Chair, ICDE 2018 & 2019 Publicity Chair, ESWC 2019 Challenges Co-Chair, EDBT 2018 Proceedings Chair, ESWC 2017 Posters & Demos Co-Chair, ESWC 2016 Track Co-Chair

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Web Science

Data Science and Machine Learning
Graph Data Management and Knowledge Engineering

Distributed Query Processing and Optimization

Semantic Web and Linked Data

Heterogeneous Database Systems

Research Interests




editorial boards

I am looking for PhDs/postdocs!

November 2020 (Publication): "Multidimensional Enrichment of Spatial RDF Data for SOLAP“ accepted for publication in the Semantic Web Journal

November 2020 (Publication): "The Future is Big Graphs! A Community View on Graph Processing Systems" accepted for publication in Communications of the ACM.

October 2020 (Project): The DREAMS project has launched. Its vision is to digitally support environmental assessment for sustainable development goals (SDGs). I am very happy to take part of this ambitious project (project website).

September 2020 (Project): COST Action CA19134 "Distributed Knowledge Graphs" has launched. Happy to participate!

August 2020 (Award): AIME 2020 best paper award nomination for "Towards Assigning Diagnosis Codes using Medication History" joint work together with Tomer Sagi, Emil Riis Hansen, Gregory Y. H. Lip, Torben Bjerregaard Larsen, and Flemming Skjøth

August 2020 (Publication): In-Use paper accepted at ISWC 2020 "Transparent Integration and Sharing of Life Cycle Sustainability Data with Provenance" together with Emil Riis Hansen, Matteo Lissandrini, Agneta Ghose, Søren Løkke, and Christian Thomsen

July 2020 (Publication): Resources paper accepted at CIKM 2020 "MindReader: Recommendation over Knowledge Graph Entities with Explicit User Ratings" together with Anders Brams, Anders Langballe Jakobsen, Theis Jendal, Matteo Lissandrini, and Peter Dolog (tool, dataset)

July 2020 (Publication): Article accepted at SIGWEB Newsletter: "Knowledge Graph Exploration: Where Are We and Where Are We Going?" together with Matteo Lissandrini, Torben Bach Pedersen, and Davide Mottin (pdf)

June 2020 (Talk): Keynote "The Web of Data is partially unavailable, so what?" at GRADES-NDA 2020

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