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Re: Pre-Telecon Introductions

From: Yuk Hui <huiyuk@gmail.com>
Date: Mon, 4 May 2009 11:25:48 +0100
Message-ID: <8d6d70840905040325h3d25d288k1ba4f82612c371d5@mail.gmail.com>
To: Benjamin Nguyen <benjie.nguyen@gmail.com>
Cc: public-xg-socialweb@w3.org, public-social-web-talk@w3.org
Hi,

My name is Yuk Hui, from the centre of cultural studies and department of
computing, goldsmiths, university of london.as an engineer, i have been
working on a tagging system for timebased multimedia for the metadata
project supported by Leverhulme trust, as a philosopher, I have been working
on contemplary german and french philosophy, I am very interested to see how
the "social" of the social web is defined and developed.

best,
yuk hui

On Mon, May 4, 2009 at 10:51 AM, Benjamin Nguyen <benjie.nguyen@gmail.com>wrote:

> Hi everyone,
>
> I am Benjamin Nguyen, associate professor in databases at University
> of Versailles St-Quentin, France, and associate director of the CS
> department. I specialise in (distributed) XML databases and their web
> applications and have been working for several years now with
> sociologists (from universities in Paris and Aix-en-Provence) on
> "formal" mailing lists and web standardization. Our project is called
> WebStand [1].
>
> My other current focus is that of data privacy in large scale applications.
>
> I am convinced that many interesting database issues will arise within
> the social web, and social web applications, and I would like to have
> a close look at them.
>
> Kind regards,
>
> BN
>
> [1] WebStand reference page :
> http://www.prism.uvsq.fr/~beng/wiki/index.php/WebStand<http://www.prism.uvsq.fr/%7Ebeng/wiki/index.php/WebStand>
>
>
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