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Re: Today's teleconference

From: Ian Horrocks <Ian.Horrocks@comlab.ox.ac.uk>
Date: Tue, 23 Oct 2007 14:08:17 +0100
Message-Id: <2FC06F81-7F68-49D5-9DBE-68A9F8F3947D@comlab.ox.ac.uk>
Cc: public-owl-wg@w3.org
To: ewallace@cme.nist.gov


Relationships with other W3C groups is a charter "expectation", hence  
the agenda item. I for one would be more than happy to establish  
relationships with groups outside W3C. I'm not sure that we will have  
time to discuss this in tomorrow's teleconf, but I will add an item  
to the agenda in the expectation that it will be postponed but not  


On 17 Oct 2007, at 16:33, ewallace@cme.nist.gov wrote:

> A question about relationships to other groups:
> I only see W3C groups listed.  The OMG Ontology Definition Metamodel
> (ODM) specification includes both a metamodel and a UML profile for
> OWL as normative parts.  Clearly ODM has a dependency on the work of
> the OWL wg.  But in addition, the OWL 1.1 submission includes a UML- 
> based
> description and a MOF metamodel which creates a functional overlap
> in what ODM and the OWL revision may provide.  We should plan to talk
> about this overlap at some point, and we may as well make the  
> relationship
> between OWL wg and OMG formal since both co-chairs of the ODM  
> Finalization
> Task Force (Elisa Kendall and myself) are already OWL wg members.
> -Evan
> Evan K. Wallace
> Manufacturing Systems Integration Division
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