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RE: W3C EGOV meeting, Monday 26 November 2012, 9:00 - 10:30 London time

From: Brand Niemann <bniemann@cox.net>
Date: Mon, 26 Nov 2012 08:39:04 -0500
To: "'Tomasz Janowski'" <twjanowski@gmail.com>, <public-egov-ig@w3.org>
Message-ID: <079d01cdcbdb$6701f3f0$3505dbd0$@cox.net>
Tomasz, I volunteer to talk about my work on Open Government Data for Japan
(and the US and Europe):

I would also like to hear who has done the 5 stars:

make your stuff available on the Web (whatever format) under an open license
make it available as structured data (e.g., Excel instead of image scan of a
use non-proprietary formats (e.g., CSV instead of Excel)
use URIs to identify things, so that people can point at your stuff
link your data to other data to provide context

and how (methodology, platforms, etc.)


Dr. Brand Niemann
Director and Senior Data Scientist
Semantic Community

-----Original Message-----
From: Tomasz Janowski [mailto:twjanowski@gmail.com] 
Sent: Monday, November 26, 2012 3:50 AM
To: public-egov-ig@w3.org
Subject: W3C EGOV meeting, Monday 26 November 2012, 9:00 - 10:30 London time

Dear All,

The meeting is about to start. Here are the details:

TIME - 0900-1030 London time
TOPIC - Open Government Data
0900-0905: Value of Open Government Data (Tomasz Janowski)
0905-0930: Open Knowledge Foundation (Rufus Pollock)
0930-0955: Openness and Reuse of Public Sector Information using Open Data
Publishing (Serafin Olcoz)
0955-1020: Government Information Sharing Framework (Elsa Estevez)
1020-1025: Call for Contributors to the W3C EGOV IG Note on the Use of
Social Media by Governments (Daniel Bennett)
1025-1030: Call for Speakers on Open Government Data (Tomasz Janowski)
MINUTES UPDATES http://www.w3.org/egov/wiki/Main_Page#Upcoming_meetings

This will be the second meeting focusing on Open Government Data. We warmly
welcome expressions of interest to make short presentations about Open
Government Data at this and future meetings of the group.
If you know about an initiative, experience, research findings, etc.
worth sharing, please present it to the group, encourage your colleagues to
present, and contact Jeanne (jeanne.m.holm@jpl.nasa.gov) or Tomasz

We will also need a member of the group to help scribe. This is essentially
taking notes in the IRC chat during the teleconference to capture the key
points of the discussion. If you are able to scribe for the next or future
meetings, please contact Tomasz or Jeanne.

Ways to connect: 

--Telecon line: Dial +1-617-761-6200 or
sip:zakim@voip.w3.org<mailto:zakim@voip.w3.org> then conference code 3468#
("EGOV#") --W3C IRC channel #egov, see http://www.w3.org/Project/IRC/ or use
--Scribe: (please volunteer, if you've done this before) --Group access via
the W3C at http://www.w3.org/egov/ and also via LinkedIn at the W3C
eGovernment Interest Group:

I look forward to talking with you soon...

Many regards,


Tomasz Janowski, PhD
United Nations University
Co-Chair, e-Government Interest Group, World Wide Web Consortium
www:   http://unu.edu/faculty/tomasz-janowski
email: tj@iist.unu.edu | phone: +853 66652305 | skype: tomaszjanowski
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