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Agenda for Nov 1st Federated Social Web/Identity Face-to-Face at TPAC

From: Harry Halpin <hhalpin@w3.org>
Date: Mon, 31 Oct 2011 19:11:17 -0000 (GMT)
Message-ID: <d627e387eba2180081000eab7b98194d.squirrel@webmail-mit.w3.org>
To: public-federatedsocialweb-xg@w3.org
Cc: public-identity@w3.org

The face-to-face for the Federated Social Web XG, which includes
discussion of the proposed Identity chater,  will run 9 AM - 6 PM Pacific

We will be taking notes on #federated on irc.w3.org (port 6665) and feel
free to join the conversation by IRC.

Details for the possibility for remote participation via call-in and Zakim
will be sent out tomorrow at 9:00 AM once the polyphone and room set-up is

The agenda is online:

W3C TPAC Federated Social Web Agenda

 * People in attandance who may wish to give updates on specs are listed
with a '?'

* 9:00-9:30 Introduction and Web Identity Charter Reading

     * See proposed [1]Web Identity Working Group charter
     * Detail how this relates to existing Federated Social Web and

9:30-10:00 Agenda Tweaking

10:00-11:00 Discussion of Identity API and Identity Sync Deliverables

     * Identity API should specify how web application developers
       access session-state information and use authentication
       credentials to enable functionality such as easier and more
       secure sign-on to services.
          + Anonymous (null) identities? Multiple identities?

     * Identity Sync should specify how web application developers can
       synchronize of identity information across multiple devices

11:00-12:00 Discussion with WebAppSec WG

     * Crypto API commonly-used cryptographic primitives should be made
       available to web application developers via a standardized API
       to facilitate common operations such as asymmetric encryption
       key pair generation, encryption, and generation, as well as
       symmetric encryption, hashing, and signature verification.
          + Common abstract model over smartcards etc.
          + Sandboxing of keyring and relationship to vendor platforms

12:00-13:00 Lunch

13:00 - 13:30 Overview of the Social Web in 2011

     * Is standardization in the trajectory of any major providers
       (Facebook, Twitter, Google)
     * [2]W3C Social Business Jam Nov 8-10th

13:30 - 15:00 Next Steps on OStatus

     * Report and Discussion on state of OStatus [Evan Prodromeo]
     * OpenSocial2 now is more inline with OStatus
     * News from OMA Mobile Social Networking [Claudio Venezia]
     * Use-cases possible test-suite over [3]SWAT 1

15:15-15:30 Coffee Break

15:30 - 17:00 State of Related Specifications

     * What is status and future of the various specifications that
       OStatus depends on?
     * ActivityStreams [Monica Wilkerson?]
     * Pubsubhubub [Blaine Cook]
     * PortableContacts [Joseph Smarr?]
     * Salmon Protocol


     * Future of the Federated Social Web XG Community Group and/or
       Working Group?
     * Future Workshops RobustWeb in Cairo? The CA System? Social Web
       Workshop in Leuven? Federated Social Web Conference in San

[1] http://www.w3.org/2011/08/webidentity-charter.html
[2] http://www.w3.org/2011/socialbusiness-jam/
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