Telecon May, 5th

posted May 5, 2010, 7:13 AM by Joshua Lieberman   [ updated May 18, 2010, 1:34 AM by Cristiano Fugazza ]
The next telecon of the Semantics WG will be on May, 5th @ 13.30 UTC. We'll be using the Adobe Connect facilities, which should allow for a better performance w.r.t. DimDim. It only requires a browser with Flash plugin, you can check your browser support in advance by the following page:

Address of the meeting room:


The agenda will cover the following topics:
  • Detailing of the general work flow associated with thesauri management:
    1. Creation, maintenance, and governance of thesauri;
    2. annotation of resource descriptions using thesauri;
    3. exploitation of annotations in data and service discovery;
    4. linkage of terms from independent thesauri.
  • Discussion on the tools available for accomplishing item 1. in the list
  • Contributions by WG thematic participants (i.e., available ontologies/thesauri) and discussion on how to integrate them in a common framework
  • Contributions by the User Requirements Registry (URR).
  • Example on annotating ISO metadata (issue raised by the end2end WG): The INSPIRE metadata approach.
  • AOB