Agenda PROV-WG telecon 01 Sep 2011

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  • Chair: Luc Moreau
  • Scribe:
  • PROPOSED to accept the minutes of Aug 25 telecon
  • Action items to review:

Named graphs requirements

Name for the standard

  • Straw poll on currently suggested names NameSuggestions
    • Three votes per participant on the call
    • Multiple votes for one name permitted
    • e.g. 1,1,1: means three votes for the first proposal
    • e.g. 1,1,2: means two votes for the first proposal and one vote for the second
    • e.g. 1,2,3: means one vote for each of the first three proposals

Primer Document

  • Writing a primer

Adopting naming conventions

Reaching consensus on naming conventions for both the model and the ontology (continuation of last week's agenda item).

    • Edges (in the graphical representation)
Edge labels contain a verb
e.g., uses, isControlledBy, isComplementOf
e.g., isUsedBy, isControlledBy, isDerivedFrom, hasParticipants
    • Tense: we'll debate whether we want present or past tense for edge verbs.

Provenance Ontology

Provenance Model Document

  • Specific concepts (TBD) to be discussed


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