Dear Hobbit friends and Community members,
HOBBIT is now one year old!

So far so good!
We are proud to inform you that HOBBIT was  at the following events:

During the same period, several interesting posts were also presented in HOBBIT site (

Finally, we are proud to inform you that HOBBIT community is constantly growing its presence in the web through our HOBBIT site where we promoted the results of the project and social media (Twitter: @hobbit_project) where we have tweeted more than 300 posts, we have more than 300 followers, 40.000 impressions, and more than 1200 profile visits.

In our Slideshare account  ( we have published the slides from talks and presentations from the events that members of the consortium attend where we have uploaded 24 presentations and we have more than  3.000 views in the last year.

In our bibsonomy account (  we have uploaded 21 publications we authored at the HOBBIT project and are grouped under group project_hobbit tagged with projecthobbit.

Moving forward
In the 2nd plenary meeting, which took place in Leipzig  between September 26th and 27th, we recapitulated the current state of affairs and have been pushing towards converting the results of this plenary into a reality over the last months. Overall, the plenary showed that we are on schedule to
  • Release the first version of the HOBBIT by February 2017
  • Get challenges running and have first results by July-August 2017
  • Get the HOBBIT association running by December 2017

For more details see Hobbit Quo Vadis post.

Join our community to remain informed at If you have any questions, do not hesitate to contact us as explained at We are looking forward to benchmarking your system soon. Stay tuned!

HOBBIT team.

December 2016
Holistic Benchmarking of
Big Linked Data

H2020 Research and Innovation Grant Agreement No. 688227
Dr. Axel-Cyrille Ngonga Ngomo
Institute for Applied Informatics
Hainstraße 11, 04109 Leipzig Germany
Phone: +49 341 97 32362

This project has received funding from the European Union’s Horizon 2020 research and innovation programme under grant agreement No 688227