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Monthly Archives: February 2010

Meetings This Week

February 22, 2010

A few weeks ago, the IG started a set of parallel task force project groups. Here’s what’s on the calendar for this week:

Wednesday, 24 Feb, 8am ET Data Management

  • Topic TBD

Thursday, 25 Feb, 10am ET Linked Data Outreach

  • Brainstorm on technical scope: what are the pressing technical issues for government linked data, and what guidance can we provide?

Friday, 26 Feb, 9am ET Linked Data Demo

  • Topic TBD

Friday, 26 Feb, 3pm ET Social Media

  • Review and determine the top 5 essential best practice for use of Social Media by government.

The IG and the other project groups are not scheduled to meet this week.

These groups are just getting started, so if you want some say in their direction (and possibly eternal glory), now is a good time to get involved.

Posted by: Sandro Hawke at 5:18 pm categories: Events
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