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<trackbot> Date: 04 June 2010
<scribe> scribenick: mhausenblas
<bhyland> previous minutes, http://www.w3.org/2010/04/30-egov-minutes.html
<George> ACTION: George review past meeting minutes and action items for next call review [recorded in http://www.w3.org/2010/06/04-egov-minutes.html#action01]
<trackbot> Created ACTION-108 - Review past meeting minutes and action items for next call review [on George Thomas - due 2010-06-11].
Cory-c: can't see the Web of Data
Michael: you can, for example in Tabulator or Sig.ma
George: ORA conference showed a lot of good examples
Cory-c: yes, that's the basic stuff is missing
Michael: did you check out Sig.ma?
sandro: couple of activities,
... in the UK, using conneg
... Tabulator is supposed to do this
... compare with Web in its early days
George: just want to make sure that we don't only focus on it
Cory-c: would make a good demo for gov data
Michael: Web of Data is mainly for machines, so generic LOD browsers can only go so far
George: what are than vis issue can/should be addressed?
<scribe> ACTION: Cory to write up requirements/wishlist for generic Web of Data browser [recorded in http://www.w3.org/2010/06/04-egov-minutes.html#action02]
<trackbot> Created ACTION-109 - Write up requirements/wishlist for generic Web of Data browser [on Cory Casanave - due 2010-06-11].
Michael: Cory-c you might want to look at http://tomheath.com/slides/2008-09-graz-humans-and-the-web-of-data.pdf for inspiration
<dwood> There is also http://moustaki.org/swic/
George: let's do a quick update
sandro: have been doing a thousand things, so not sure where to start ;)
George: say, bag of chips talk ?
<bhyland> The next gov 2.0 summit in DC, http://www.gov2summit.com/gov2010
<sandro> Tim Berners-Lee "Bag of Chips" talk
Cory-c: will give a talk at SemTech
<bhyland> Dave and I are giving a half day tutorial on linked enterprise data at SemTech on Tuesday 6/22
<bhyland> Cory, let's plan to connect F2F at SemTech please
<Cory-c> bhyland, sure - email me cory-c c at modeldriven dot com
<bhyland> May 2010 Gov 2.0 Expo details at http://www.gov2expo.com/gov2expo2010
George: can Sindice process the sitemaps?
<bhyland> Cory, FTR, my name is Bernadette :-)
Michael: Li and I are sorting out
... is a voiD file planned?
George: once the interlinking is done, might be - also dcat
<Cory-c> Session @ semtec: http://semtech2010.semanticuniverse.com/agenda.cfm?confid=42&scheduleDay=06/24/10 - at 11:45 "open atchitectures for open government" - Brand and myself
Michael: 1-3 stars in the TimBL
plan, use dcat, once RDF-based (4/5 stars), use voiD
... for example use the voiD editor ve2, at http://lab.linkeddata.deri.ie/ve2/
<bhyland> Wilshire did a teaser Intro to Linked Data webcast last month by Dave Wood. The Q&A session is on http://www.semanticuniverse.com/qa-session-introduction-linked-data-webcast.html
Michael: RDFa/void example see http://ontologi.es/rail/void.xhtml
George: any other feedback?
dwood: not really, but there are
certainly areas worth being explored
... regarding advertising
... also mashups at data.gov, one should use production servers
... (re SIMILE services)
George: yes, there was an attempt to do so, but it's not so trivial
bhyland: many people involved
(were involved) and currently some 15 people coming together
(LOC sponsored) and discuss this
... doesn't scale well, etc.
dwood: Geore, fancy joining us?
George: sure, thanks, happy to drop by
dwood: will follow up via mail re this George
<bhyland> Dates are June 10-11, 2010 at Library of Congress.
<George> i'm still here
<George> strange - my phone isn't muted
<dwood> Never trust technology :)
<George> apologies - i'm still on the line - but new bberry is really flaky
<George> i can hear you, and i'm not muted
can you try hang up and dial in again, George?
<George> will do
aadd is George
bhyland: I have a question
... when I went to the recent XXX conference
... are there efforts on the gov side to have best practices?
Michael: yes, the LATC project ...
George: Ed Summers, bunch of folks from HSE, climate change, etc. do
bhyland: esp. re US gov, bay area
George: both EPA and HSS are
... plan for the next 6 months
<bhyland> Thank you George & Michael
George: anything else?
bhyland is with dwood