Prof. Dr. Marta Sabou


Head of Institute

Vienna University of Economics and Business (WU)
Department of Information Systems and Operations Management
Institute for Data, Process and Knowledge Management

Building D2, 3rd Floor
Welthandelsplatz 1, 1020 Vienna, Austria

Phone: +43-1-31336/5533
Fax: +43-1-31336/90 5533
Consultation on Appointment

Prof. Dr. Marta Sabou is a professor for “Information Systems and Business Engineering” at the Department for Information Systems and Operations Management, WU.

Prior to this she was an FWF Elise-Richter Fellow at the Vienna University of Technology (TU). At TU she lead the Semantic Systems Research Lab which performs foundational and applied research in the area of information systems enabled by semantic (web) technologies. She has also held positions as Research Fellow at the Knowledge Media Institute (Open University, UK), Assistant Professor at the Department of New Media Technology (MODUL University, AT) and Key Expert in Semantic Technologies (Siemens).

Her work is situated at the confluence of Semantic Web and Human Computation research areas. She is an accomplished academic (over 100 peer-reviewed papers, h-index 45) and takes an active role in the Semantic Web research community. She acts as an editorial board member for three journals that publish Semantic Web research (SWJ, IJSWIS, JoDS) and has been engaged in several senior conference organization activities, including: Workshop and Tutorial Chair at ISWC’2022; Knowledge Graph Track co-chair at ESWC’2021; WebScience Track co-chair at WWW’16; Resources Track co-chair at ISWC’16 and program co-chair for ESWC’15 and iSemantics’2013.

Research Interests

  • Semantic Web Technologies

  • Ontology Engineering

  • Ontology Based Data Integration

  • Human Computation

  • Crowdsourcing

  • Cyber-physical Social Systems

Lectures at WU

Current Lectures


List of publications in WU Research database


List of projects in WU Research database