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Agenda GLD-WG telecon 13 October 2011

  Thursdays 14:00-15:00 UTC (10:00-11:00 Boston, 7:00-8:00 San Francisco, 
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  • Chair: George Thomas
  • Scribe: Tina Gheen (as per GLD Mtg Scribes).
  • Alternate: Gerald Steeman

This is our twelfth 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:

  1. Recap of last week (~10 minutes)
  2. Vocabulary discussion with Phil Archer from W3 eGov on SEMIC.EU (~30 minutes)
  3. Facebook Open Graph Schemas - notice (~10 minutes)
  4. Next Meeting preparation (~10 minutes)
    • Agenda, Announcements, Scribes
    • Planning for the January 2012 F2F at DERI (Galway Ireland)
  5. Adjourn


  • W3 TPAC
    • Santa Clara Marriott, Santa Clara, California, (Silicon Valley) USA 31 October to 4 November 2011
  • W3C GLD WG Second F2F, @ DERI Galway, 25-26 Jan 2012

  • Government Linked Data Workshop & Panel - this the WG's talk
  • 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 +
SubjectSEMIC.EU, GLD Standard Vocabularies +
TypeWeekly telecon +
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October 13, 2011 +