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Agenda GLD-WG telecon 22 September 2011

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  • Chair: Bernadette Hyland
  • Scribe: Boris Villazón-Terrazas (as per GLD Mtg Scribes).
  • Alternate: TBD

This is our nineth telecon.

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Chair's Checklist

  1. Chair's Checklist:
    • Scribe present, bots "on", Scribe and Chair named in IRC.
    • Review Preliminary items (~10 minutes):
    • Who's present?
    • Agenda review
    • Announcements
    • Call for next week's agenda items
    • Adjourn


The agenda for this meeting will be:

We are nearly 3 months into the working group. We would benefit from a bit more attention from the task forces as we head into the next quarter. The F2F is a good opportunity to review the recommendations and Deliverables.

  1. Recap of last week (~5 minutes)
    • Last week we had two good talks, one by John Goodwin from UK Ordnance Survey
    • The other talk by Bernard Vatant from Mondeca on Linked Open Vocab (LOV) project
    • Proposal to accept the minutes from the 9-15 meeting
    • Review Tracker Actions, Issues
  2. Deliverables discussion (~40 minutes)
  3. Requesting input for "Progress of GLD WG" for Keynote at the Open Government Data Camp (Bernadette Hyland) (~5-10 minutes)
  4. Call for agenda items for next meeting & announcements (~5-10 minutes)
    • Announcements
    • We need to update our Scribes page. Please confirm you will be in attendance.
  5. Adjourn


  • W3C GLD WG Second F2F, @ DERI Galway, 25-26 Jan 2012
  • Implementation of European Commission Open Data portal - SMART 2011/0050: see
    • (19/07/2011) The purpose of this tender is the purchase of services: to develop and administer a web portal to act as single point of access to data sets produced and held by European Commission services (and by extension to data sets produced and held by other European Institutions/bodies and other public bodies); to assist the Commission with the definition and implementation of a data set publication process; to assist the Commission with the preparation of data sets for publication via the portal; to assist the Commission in supporting for engaging the stakeholders' community interested in re-using the published data sets.

Scribe's End of Meeting Checklist

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Minutes +
SubjectOpen Government Data, Deliverables Status +
TypeWeekly telecon +
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September 22, 2011 +