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Agenda GLD-WG telecon 15 March 2012

  Thursdays 15:00-16:00 UTC (10:00-11:00 Boston, 7:00-8:00 San Francisco, 
  15:00-16:00 London, 16:00-17:00 Paris).
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Preliminary Items (~5 minutes)

  • Establish scribe for today
  • Proposal to accept the minutes from the 08-March-2012 meeting
  • Discuss any important and timely matters and opportunities to liaise with other WG/CG/IG
    • This and next meeting (15 and 22 March 2012) will be one hour earlier for EUROPEANS due to US DST

Main Agenda: FPWD WIP's (~75 minutes):

  1. (5 mins) Update on chairs request for FPWD's status of Products
  2. (20 mins) Update on the ADMS spec and ISA eGov core vocabs (PhilA), see
  3. Review Deliverables and related issues, see and see Tracker Actions, Issues
  4. (20 mins) Product: Update on DCAT Action 47 and Issues 2,3,9 discussion/closure? (and perhaps others?)
  5. (15 mins) Product: People status, see People wiki page and editors draft [2]
  6. (10 mins) LD Glossary - Please add and link to from Vocabularies and BP documents.

Announcements (~5 minutes)

  1. Using Open Data: 19-20 June 2012, Brussels Using Open Data: policy modeling, citizen empowerment, data journalism. Held 19 - 20 June 2012, European Commission Headquarters, Brussels.
  2. TPAC 29 Oct - 2 Nov 2012 in Lyon, France at the Cité Centre de Congrès de Lyon
  3. A talk on the progress of publishing Gov't LOD worldwide for SemTech SF (Bernadette, June 2012).
  4. Other announcements?

Next Meeting preparation (~5 minutes)

  1. Adjourn


  • Chair: George
  • Scribe: Dave Reynolds
  • Alternate: Ghislain
  • Regrets: Benedikt Kämpgen (Meeting conflict)

Scribe's Pre-Meeting Checklist

  1. Scribe's Pre-Meeting Checklist:
    • Bots in a nutshell: Zakim handles the telecon IRC attendance & queuing; trackbot any logged Action Items; RRSAgent produces nicely formatted minutes from the IRC channel.
    • If necessary, invite bots to the channel (#GLDWG)
    • From within the GLDWG IRC channel, please confirm:
    • Zakim is present. If not, /invite zakim
    • RRSAgent is present. If not, /invite rrsagent
    • trackbot is present. If not, /invite trackbot
    • Enter the following information:
    • Meeting: <name>
    • Chair: <Person's name>
    • Agenda: <URL>
    • Scribe: <Person's name>
    • ScribeNick: <IRC nick>
    • Agenda: <link to the agenda>

Chair's Checklist

  1. Chair's Checklist:
    • Scribe present, bots "on", Scribe and Chair named in IRC.
    • Who's present?
    • Who has sent regrets?
    • Review meeting agenda
    • Announcements
    • Call for next week's agenda items
    • Adjourn

Scribe's End of Meeting Checklist

  1. Scribe's End of Meeting Checklist:


Minutes +
SubjectFPWD's ++ +
Typetelecon +
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