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Re: DAP-ACTION-721: Check on call-in access to tpac plenary day breakout sessions, e.g. web api for health care sensors, next steps for web of things

From: Frederick Hirsch <w3c@fjhirsch.com>
Date: Tue, 7 Oct 2014 10:12:55 -0400
Cc: Frederick Hirsch <w3c@fjhirsch.com>, "Kostiainen, Anssi" <anssi.kostiainen@intel.com>, Device APIs Working Group <public-device-apis@w3.org>
Message-Id: <A6266934-421E-401D-9627-03D016513EE1@fjhirsch.com>
To: Dominique Hazael-Massieux <dom@w3.org>
merging some sensor/internet of things related sessions might not be a bad idea - i’d expect similar constituents for all of them.

regards, Frederick

Frederick Hirsch, Nokia
Co-Chair W3C Web Annotation WG

On Oct 7, 2014, at 10:06 AM, Dominique Hazael-Massieux <dom@w3.org> wrote:

> Hi Frederick, Anssi,
> Le mardi 07 octobre 2014 à 13:37 +0000, Kostiainen, Anssi a écrit :
>> We’d like to have call-in access to the Generic Sensor API [1] session
>> too since many key participants have indicated they’d attend the
>> session remotely.
> I'm still trying to figure this out FWIW — it doesn't seem that remote
> participation had been foreseen, but maybe our request will make it
> possible; I assume that if it is made possible for one session, it will
> be for more than one.
> (if there is no phone set up, we might have to look at using Skype or a
> WebRTC alternative, but that too would require some pre-arrangements
> with interested participants).
>> In addition, it would help remote participants if we could fix a slot
>> beforehand too
> I understand it would, but I don't think we can easily accommodate that
> request — organizing all the breakouts with the possible conflicts
> across only 3 sessions will already be very challenging.
> That being said, I think it would be useful to document the remote
> participation and the EU-timezone compatibilities in the wiki — this
> doesn't guarantee we will get what we want, but it at least raises the
> odds :) Could you do so, Annsi?
> Le mardi 07 octobre 2014 à 09:49 -0400, Frederick Hirsch a écrit :
>> I’d like to request we avoid overlap of the  web api for health care
>> sensors, next steps for web of things, and generic sensor API
>> sessions. 
> I'm sympathetic to this desire, but with only 3 1-hour slots for
> breakouts, it would be a miracle that we avoid that overlap. Plus, the
> pre-breakout agenda bashing might end up merging some of these sessions.
> Dom
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