Amit Sheth is an Educator, Researcher and Entrepreneur. He joined the UGA and started the LSDIS lab in 1994. Earlier, he served in R&D groups at Bellcore (now Telcordia Technologies), Unisys, and Honeywell. In August 1999, Sheth founded Taalee, Inc., a Venture Capital funded enterprise software and internet infrastructure startup based on the technology developed at the LSDIS lab. He managed Taalee as its CEO until June 2001. Following Taalee's acquisition/merger, he serves as the CTO and co-founder of Semagix, Inc (formerly Voquette, Inc). Earlier he had founded Infocosm, Inc, which has commercialized workflow technology. His research has led to several commercial products and applications. He has published over 150 papers and articles, given over 125 invited talks and colloquia, (co)-organized/chaired seven conferences/workshops, served on over 90 program committees
- B. Aleman-Meza, M. Nagarajan, L. Ding, A. Sheth, B. Arpinar, A. Joshi, and T. Finin, "Scalable semantic analytics on social networks for addressing the problem of conflict of interest detection", Article, ACM Transactions on the Web, February 2008, 2511 downloads, 14 citations.
- B. Aleman-Meza, M. Nagarajan, C. Ramakrishnan, A. Sheth, B. Arpinar, L. Ding, P. Kolari, A. Joshi, and T. Finin, "Semantic Analytics on Social Networks: Experiences in Addressing the Problem of Conflict of Interest Detection", InProceedings, Proceedings of the 15th International World Wide Web Conference,, May 2006, 3219 downloads, 106 citations.
- M. Burstein, C. Bussler, T. Finin, M. Huhns, M. Paoucci, A. Sheth, S. Williams, and M. Zaremba, "A Semantic Web Services Architecture,", Article, IEEE Internet Computing, September 2005, 2820 downloads, 138 citations.
- P. Hitzler, K. Janowicz, G. Berg-Cross, L. Obrst, A. Sheth, T. Finin, and I. Cruz, "Semantic Aspects of EarthCube", TechReport, May 2012, 418 downloads.