Provenance Working Group
This Working Group has now completed its work. For more information on PROV, related tools, etc, you may want to consult the PROV page of the Semantic Web Wiki
Mission: to support the widespread publication and use of provenance information of Web documents, data, and resources. The Working Group will publish W3C Recommendations that define a language for exchanging provenance information among applications. (See Charter)
- Want to comment or ask questions on PROV? use firstname.lastname@example.org
News & Community
- Our hashtag: #provwg
- OutreachInformation - A catalog of our blog posts, tutorials, and other information on PROV from around the web (and BibTex to cite each document)
- Semantic Web Activity Blog - news from related groups at the W3C
- Why Use PROV
- Uses of PROV
- Connection Task Force Report
- Take our Survey for provenance needs
- Results of the first survey round:
A few pointers
- Example Catalog
- Layout conventions for PROV graphs
- ProvNamespaceManagement - how to manage the prov namespace
- WorkingDrafts - Editor's drafts
- Mercurial repository
The Working Group is based on an extensive review and roadmap developed by a prior incubator group.
The interested readers are invited to read the following documents:
- Final Report in particular Provenance in the Web Architecture and the Provenance Concepts in the recommendations section.
- Provenance Vocabulary Mappings
- official participants and invited guests only.
- An agenda is sent 24 hours in advance; minutes follow within a day or two.
- Thursdays, 8 am San Francisco, 11 am Boston, 4 pm London, 5 pm Paris
- Dial +1-617-761-6200 or sip:email@example.com then conference code 7768#
- IRC channel: #prov (W3C Web client, Mibbit).
- For up to 90 minutes, goal is 60 minutes.
Schedule / Agendas / Minutes
(Meeting minutes from the prov-o team are here)
- 2013-05-02 - Agenda, Minutes
- 2013-04-25 - Agenda, Minutes
- 2013-04-18 - Agenda, Minutes
- 2013-04-11 - Agenda, Minutes
- 2013-04-04 - Agenda, Minutes
- 2013-03-28 - Agenda, Minutes
- 2013-03-21 - Agenda, Minutes
- 2013-03-14 - Agenda, Minutes
- 2013-03-07 - Agenda, Minutes
- 2013-02-28 - Agenda, Minutes
- 2013-02-21 - Agenda, Minutes
- 2013-02-14 - cancelled due to lack of chair
- 2013-02-07 - Agenda, Minutes
- 2013-01-31 - Agenda, Minutes
- 2013-01-24 - Agenda, Minutes
- 2013-01-17 - Agenda, Minutes
- 2013-01-10 - Agenda, Minutes
- 2013-01-03 - Agenda, Minutes
- 2012-12-13 - Agenda, Minutes
- 2012-12-06 - Agenda, Minutes
- 2012-11-29 - Agenda, Minutes
- 2012-11-22 - Agenda, Minutes
- 2012-11-08, 09 Face to Face Meeting 4 Minutes day1 Minutes day2
- 2012-11-01 - Agenda, Minutes
- 2012-10-25 - Agenda, Minutes
- 2012-10-18 - Agenda, Minutes
- 2012-10-11 - Agenda, Minutes
- 2012-10-04 - Agenda, Minutes
- 2012-09-27 - Agenda, Minutes
- 2012-09-20 - Agenda, Minutes
- 2012-09-13 - Agenda, Minutes
- 2012-09-06 - Agenda, Minutes
W3C Working Group Resources
- Art of Consensus (guide to working at W3C) (W3C member confidential)
- World Wide Web Consortium (W3C) Process Document
- All W3C Groups (W3C member confidential)
- CommonScribe (scribe tool) manual
This Working Group operates under the W3C Patent Policy (5 February 2004 Version). To promote the widest adoption of Web standards, W3C seeks to issue Recommendations that can be implemented, according to this policy, on a Royalty-Free basis.
For more information about disclosure obligations for this group, please see the W3C Patent Policy Status Page.
Email the chairs and staff contacts at firstname.lastname@example.org.