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Agenda GLD-WG telecon 28-Mar 2013

  Thursdays 15:00-16:00 UTC (10:00-11:00 Boston, 7:00-8:00 San Francisco, 
  14:00-15:00 London, 15:00-16:00 Paris).
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Countdown: We have 9 weekly teleconferences left in our charter! (Including this one)


Preliminary Items (~5 minutes)

  1. Scribe volunteer please
  2. Proposal to accept the 2013-03-21 minutes.
  3. Discuss any important and timely matters and opportunities to liaise with other WG/CG/IG
  4. Check out our main wiki page with deliverables status, see

Main Agenda (~45 minutes)

  1. First, many thanks for major outreach to CKAN, LOD2, EU Open Data, OKFN, MyData and the broader LOD community soliciting feedback this past week.
    1. Update from editors on feedback??
    2. Some activity on the mailing list this month; more would be great. See
  2. Quick F2F3 in person confirmation, answer any outstanding questions. Draft Agenda for F2F3
    1. Confirming that PhilA will be our W3C staff contact at the F2F3.
  3. Linked Data Glossary
    1. Short name was approved, ld-glossary
    2. Pinged about a dozen LD book authors to feedback.
    3. Chairs to send email to sysreq at W3 requesting publication as of 2-April-2013.
    4. We'll continue to update the WG Note in April as & if feedback comes in.
  4. DCAT Vocab update, DCAT Timetable
  5. Data Cube Vocab update, Data Cube Timetable
  6. ORG Vocab update, ORG Timetable
  7. Community Directory, see Status as of 28-Mar-2013, prepared for launch 29-March-2013.
  8. Best Practices update, BP Timetable
  9. Remaining issues: Tracker review
    1. Open items, see
    2. Raised items,

NB: Thanks also to all those providing & incorporating feedback on Vocabs, Glossary & BP docs. The editors are working hard to keep up. If anyone has provided content/feedback/review and has not been acknowledged, please email the editors. We apologize in advance for any omitted acknowledgements & will fix asap.


  1. Reminder re Daylight Savings Time for meetings on 14, 21 and 28 March: [ Email from Sandro Hawke
  2. 2013 GLD WG F2F Thur-Friday 11-12 April 2012 in Dublin.
    1. To be coincident with the European Data Forum Tues-Wed April 9-10, 2013. The EDF series is a joint activity of the EC FP7 projects BIG, LOD2, and PlanetData and is supported by the European Commission. See

Announcements & Resources



  • Chair: Bernadette
  • Scribe: TBD
  • Alternate: TBD
  • Regrets:

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 (#gld) 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 +
SubjectLC feedback for DCAT, Data Cube and ORG Vocabularies, LD Glossary to WG Note, Best Practices to FPWD +
Typetelecon +
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March 28, 2013 +