IoT Semantic Modeling Using the GWE (Generalized World Entities) Paradigm

  • Gian Piero Zarri
Conference paper
Part of the Advances in Intelligent Systems and Computing book series (AISC, volume 745)


We present here an overview of the Generalized World Entities (GWEs) paradigm, to be used to add a semantic/conceptual dimension to the IoT/WoT procedures. GWEs offer a unified way to model seamlessly, at conceptual level, both the digital counterparts of elementary entities like physical objects, humans, robots etc. and the semantic representations of higher level of abstractions corresponding to structured situations/behaviors.


IoT Semantic approach Physical things High-level entities Integration 


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.STIH LaboratorySorbonne UniversityParisFrance

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