W3C home > Mailing lists > Public > public-rdf-dawg@w3.org > April to June 2010

Introduction: Nicholas Humfrey

From: Nicholas Humfrey <nicholas.humfrey@bbc.co.uk>
Date: Mon, 24 May 2010 14:35:11 +0100
To: <public-rdf-dawg@w3.org>
Message-ID: <C8203F1F.28F18%nicholas.humfrey@bbc.co.uk>
Hello!

I am joining the SPARQL Working Group as a representative for British
Broadcasting Corporation (BBC).

I am a Senior Software Engineer and I have been working for the past few
years on the BBC's Music website [1], where we followed the Linked Data
Principles to expose our data [2]. Prior to the BBC, I was at the University
of Southampton, in The IAM Group [3].

My main reason for joining the working group is to represent the interests
of the BBC and provide feedback on how decisions might affect BBC use cases.

In my spare time I have written various pieces of Open Source software,
including RedStore (a lightweight RDF triplestore written in C using the
Redland library) [4]. I have tried to use as much of Redland as possible,
rather than implementing features in RedStore, I have push it back upstream
into Redland.

I use my work email address (nicholas.humfrey@bbc.co.uk) for work related
activities and my personal email address (njh@aelius.com) for my own
projects. I am on the #swig freenode IRC channel with the nickname
'enjayhch'.


nick.


1. http://www.bbc.co.uk/music/
2. http://www2009.eprints.org/236/
3. http://www.iam.ecs.soton.ac.uk/
4. http://code.google.com/p/redstore/


http://www.bbc.co.uk/
This e-mail (and any attachments) is confidential and may contain personal views which are not the views of the BBC unless specifically stated.
If you have received it in error, please delete it from your system.
Do not use, copy or disclose the information in any way nor act in reliance on it and notify the sender immediately.
Please note that the BBC monitors e-mails sent or received.
Further communication will signify your consent to this.
					
Received on Monday, 24 May 2010 13:35:42 GMT

This archive was generated by hypermail 2.3.1 : Tuesday, 26 March 2013 16:15:42 GMT