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Re: Earthquake in Chile; Ideas? to help

From: Aldo Bucchi <aldo.bucchi@gmail.com>
Date: Mon, 1 Mar 2010 17:09:25 -0300
Message-ID: <7a4ebe1d1003011209q690d4e87ia604ecf94385d31a@mail.gmail.com>
To: Massimo Di Pierro <mdipierro@cs.depaul.edu>, "Leo Soto M." <leo.soto@gmail.com>
Cc: Linked Data community <public-lod@w3.org>, "digitales-por-chile@googlegroups.com" <digitales-por-chile@googlegroups.com>
Hi,

On Mon, Mar 1, 2010 at 10:04 AM, Massimo Di Pierro
<mdipierro@cs.depaul.edu> wrote:
> This software was used for Haiti
>
>  http://www.sahanapy.org/
>
> Here it is in production for Haiti
>
>  http://haiti.sahanafoundation.org/prod/
>
> and here it is for Chile
>
>  http://chile.sahanafoundation.org/live

Oh.
Who put this up?
I am impressed by ( and thankful of ) the amount of efforts we are not aware of!
Now. The issue is quickly starting to become: data integration.

( I am sure someone has been saying this for eons. He's big, darK...
can't remember his name though ;).

I will fwd this to people on the team. If you have any idea, the list
of developers coordinating this is:
digitales-por-chile@googlegroups.com

Thanks!

>
> It is based on web2py and it would be trivial to add RDF tags since web2py
> has native support for linked data :
>
>   http://web2py.com/semantic

OK cool.
Now, just to be clear: semantic is not really a requirement. We just
need to make things better.

Thanks!
( Leo: I copy you directly cuz you're the python man here )

>
> Currently the database schema of Sahanapy has not yet been tagged but they
> alway look for volunteers
>
>
> http://groups.google.com/group/michipug/browse_thread/thread/e3e7700e7970059
>
> Massimo
>
>
> On Feb 28, 2010, at 8:50 PM, Aldo Bucchi wrot
>
>> Hi,
>>
>> As many of you probably know, we just had a mega quake here in Chile.
>> This next week will be critical in terms of logistics, finding lost
>> people... and as you probably know it is all about information in the
>> end.
>>
>> In a scenario like this, everything is chaotic.
>>
>> We will soon have a SPARQL endpoint available with all the data we can
>> find, hoping that people around the world can extract some insights.
>> In the meantime, I would love to hear any kind of ideas.
>>
>> They needn't be high tech. Sometimes simple ideas go a long way!
>>
>> Thanks!
>> A
>>
>>
>> --
>> Aldo Bucchi
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>> http://www.univrz.com/
>> http://aldobucchi.com/
>>
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