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Agenda GLD-WG telecon 04 October 2012

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Preliminary Items (~10 minutes)

  1. Zakim, pick a scribe victim for today's telecon
  2. Proposal to accept the 2012-09-27 minutes.
  3. Discuss any important and timely matters and opportunities to liaise with other WG/CG/IG
  4. Any new GLD members on the call today? Please introduce yourself :)

Main Agenda (~40 minutes)

  1. RADion (PhilA)
  2. Maintaining momentum
  3. Continue the deliverable discussion (time permitting)
    • UC's and TR's

Upcoming Meeting Agenda Planning (~5 minutes)

  1. Agenda, Announcements, Scribes
  2. Planning for TPAC
  3. Update Scribes and Regrets pages
  4. Planning for transitions to Recommendation. See Reference Rec track process

Announcements (~5 minutes)

  1. Open Data Initiative Appoints Gavin Starks as new CEO, Jenie Tennison as Tech Director, see
  2. TPAC 29 Oct - 2 Nov 2012 in Lyon, France at the Cité Centre de Congrès de Lyon
  3. Following up on Hadley's request for feedback from GLD WG to ODI, see
  4. Liaison to initiative - see [1]
  5. 2nd Workshop on Semantic Statistics for Social, Behavioural, and Economic Sciences: Leveraging the DDI Model for the Linked Data Web
    1. October 15-19, 2012, Castle Dagstuhl, Wadern, Germany
    2. DDI is a documentation initiative of microdata
    3. Related to QB work (statistics, pre-processing, provenance, versioning)
    4. Example achievement of last workshop: draft SKOS extension ISO Extensions to SKOS
    5. Website:
  6. Sarven Capadisli announced his MSc thesis on Statistical Linked Dataspaces: see
    1. Case studies based on government data (Irish Census, Eurostat, World Bank). If you have any questions or comments, contact Sarven Capadisli @ DERI
  7. CrossRef's Fundref Pilot mentioned by Gerald Steeman, NASA
    1. FundRef is a collaborative pilot project of scholarly publishers and funding agencies, facilitated by CrossRef, to provide a standard way of reporting funding sources for published scholarly research. See
  8. Other announcements?



  • Chair: George
  • Scribe: TBD
  • Alternate: TBD
  • Regrets: Mike Pendleton

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) by typing 'trackbot, start telecon'
    • 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 +
SubjectVocabs +
Typetelecon +
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