Mariana MCurado Malta, Mariana: is a semantic modeler, born in Portugal in 1969. She has a PhD in Information Systems and Technologies and she is a Engineer. She is an associated professor in the Polythecnic of Oporto. She has developed, together with RIPESS the ESSGLOBAL RDF vocabulary and the metadata application Profile for the SSE. She is now on a leave from the Polytechnic of Oporto working in Madrid in a project financed by an ERC Starting Grant that will provide means for poetry data to be published as Linked Open Data - she is the semantic modeler.
collaboration, she has led the development of the non-profit Green Map System since 1995, as seen at http://GreenMap.org. The organization’s local NYC events, media and maps are at http://GreenMapNYC.org. Formerly the Designer in Residence at the Smithsonian Cooper-Hewitt National Design Museum, in 2017, Wendy was honorably mentioned on the Post Growth Institute’s (En)Rich list, and named a Lower East Side Neighborhood Hero in 2016. Wendy has taught sustainable design at New York University and spoken at dozens of universities and conferences. She has worked on energy, waste reduction, cycling and other urban issues, as seen at http://ecocultural.info.