SWAO:Conference Call 20150202

Number 16
Duration 1.5 hour90 minute
5,400 second
0.0625 day
Date/Time Feb 02 2015 15:00 GMT
7:00 PST/10:00 EST
3:00pm BST/4:00pm CET
Convener Mike Bennett

IAOA Semantic Web Applied Ontology (SWAO) SIG

Meetings are normally on the first Monday of the month at these times.


  • Housekeeping
    • Wiki indexing / query functionality (only seems to list up to Dec 2014 still)
    • Publicizing the blog - see http://iaoaswao.blogspot.co.uk/
    • Follow-up on last month's discussion about linking to IAOA URL structure
    • Idea about creating a "Stack Overflow" type of page for Ontology
  • Issue of the Journal of Applied Ontology
    • Status update - we now have the details for this
    • Next actions
      • We did not manage to discuss this at the January meeting
      • This will be the main focus of today's meeting.
  • Standing agenda items (as tome allows)...
  • Tutorial / training material and media
    • White paper for business people
    • Introductory online/training tutorial
      • Feedback from Education Committee
      • "Gentle introduction to ontologies" - availability
    • Book - continue discussion / where were we on this?
  • Consensus Building
    • Role for this SIG to maintain a kind of wiki resource which identifies consensus, references.
      • This would be a role for the "Stack Overflow" idea noted above
    • Existing resources we would want to collate and promote
    • Should we aim to maintain a library?
    • Knowledge base and list of knowledgeable individuals, and understand current work, projects and interests
  • Membership, recruitment etc.
    • Things we can do now the infrastructure is sorted out
    • Brainstorm and share information about people and projects relevant to this SIG
      • Linked Data
      • Big Data
      • Terminology and related science
      • Internet of Things
      • Cognitive Computing
    • Reach out them to make them aware of our existence
    • Maybe invite them for a talk or an informal chat
  • AOB
  • Next Meeting

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