Olivier Corby

Olivier Corby

Inria Researcher, Wimmics team, Université Côte d'Azur, I3S, CNRS, SPARKS
PhD in Computer Science, University of Nice - Sophia Antipolis.
Polytech - Templiers 930, Route des Colles - BP145 06903 Sophia Antipolis Cedex
Tel: +33 4 89 15 42 48 ; mail: olivier.corby at inria.fr


My research topics are Semantic Web of Linked Data & Knowledge Representation and Reasoning. I have a special interest in Graph based Knowledge Representation, RDF/S, SPARQL. I design and develop:

Demo server, Demo on DBpedia update history:


Olivier Corby, Catherine Faron-Zucker and Fabien Gandon.
LDScript: a Linked Data Script Language
International Semantic Web Conference, ISWC, Vienna, Austria, October 2017. Spotlight paper.

Olivier Corby and Catherine Faron-Zucker.
A Transformation Language for RDF based on SPARQL
Web Information Systems and Technologies - Selected Extended Papers from WEBIST 2015. Springer-Verlag, Lecture Notes in Business Information Processing, 2015. Best paper nominee.

Olivier Corby, Alban Gaignard, Catherine Faron-Zucker, and Johan Montagnat.
KGRAM Versatile Data Graphs Querying and Inference Engine
In Proc. IEEE/WIC/ACM International Conference on Web Intelligence, Macau, December 2012.


PhD Students


Designer of Corese/KGRAM Semantic Web Factory.


Member of W3C SPARQL 1.1 and RDF Working Groups.


Master course on Semantic Web at EPU Nice - Sophia Antipolis where I also teach Knowledge Engineering. I participated to a MOOC on Semantic Web. In the past: Semantic Web in Licence Pro at IUT Nice-Sophia Antipolis, ENSI Bourges, UTT Troyes, ENTP Lyon.


Member of the scientific board of Networks, Information and Digital Society Academy (RISE) at Université Côte d'Azur.
Member of the committee for PostDoc and visiting scientist selection at Inria Sophia Antipolis.


I was member of Edelweiss (Interim Leader, 2008-2011) & Acacia team.



I like rock music.

Geek jokes