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Agenda GLD-WG telecon 11 October 2012

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Preliminary Items (~10 minutes)

  1. Scribe volunteer please
  2. Proposal to accept the 2012-10-04 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 status (PhilA) - RADion doc cleaned up in W3 namespace only
  2. ADMS & Legal Entity Vocabs (PhilA)
  3. Maintaining momentum (DaveR)
  4. Seeking input for TPAC session for this WG: see
    • Specifically, share how you're publishing and/or consuming Linked Data, inside or outside the firewall.
  5. Continue the deliverable discussion (time permitting)

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. October 15-19, 2012, Castle Dagstuhl, Wadern, Germany. DDI is a documentation initiative of microdata. Related to QB work (statistics, pre-processing, provenance, versioning). Example achievement of last workshop: draft SKOS extension ISO Extensions to SKOS Website:
  2. TPAC 29 Oct - 2 Nov 2012 in Lyon, France at the Cité Centre de Congrès de Lyon
  3. Liaison to initiative - see [1]
  4. 2nd Workshop on Semantic Statistics for Social, Behavioural, and Economic Sciences: Leveraging the DDI Model for the Linked Data Web
  5. Sarven Capadisli announced his MSc thesis on Statistical Linked Dataspaces: see Case studies based on government data (Irish Census, Eurostat, World Bank). If you have any questions or comments, contact Sarven Capadisli @ DERI
  6. CrossRef's Fundref Pilot mentioned by Gerald Steeman, NASA
  7. 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: PhilA
  • Scribe: TBD
  • Alternate: TBD
  • Regrets: George Thomas (travel), Richard Cyganiak (at risk due to travel), Boris Villazon-Terrazas (moving to other office), Jindřich Mynarz (travel), James McKinney (meeting conflict for first half)

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 +
SubjectADMS Vocab, Legal Entity Vocab, ORG & DCAT update +
Typetelecon +
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October 11, 2012 +