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Re: Collateral to interest CxOs on the Semantic Web...

From: Ivan Herman <ivan@w3.org>
Date: Mon, 18 Sep 2006 12:13:02 +0200
Message-ID: <450E712E.8030709@w3.org>
To: Jaidev <jai.jaidev@oracle.com>
Cc: public-sweo-ig@w3.org
Dear Jaidev,

it is indeed one of the biggest challenges to produce these types of
materials; hence one of the major targets for SWEO.

As for seed materials: we will have to collect those. I have some 'core'
presentation slide sets that I use to generate public presentations
on[1]; among those, maybe [2] is the closest to what you are looking
for. But let me emphasize that I do *not* consider that as a solution to
the problem, just as 'seed', as you call it.


[1] http://www.w3.org/People/Ivan/CorePresentations/
[2] http://www.w3.org/People/Ivan/CorePresentations/IntroThroughExample/

Jaidev wrote:
> Hi all,
> Is there any collateral that is targeted at CIO's/CTO's explaining to
> them the concept and vision on Semantic Webs and "what's in it for
> them", in a way ? They certainly will have knowledge of the industry and
> the geography specific nuances but might be very poorly informed about
> SW itself.
> While this creating kind of collateral might itelf be a goal of the
> SWEO, was wondering if there was some seed generic material based on
> which to interest the the CxOs first and actually get them to
> participate in the process. More of an industry enthusing, rather than
> an academic pitch.
> Would anyone have pointers to such  material or any ideas?
> Regards.
> -- Jaidev


Ivan Herman, W3C Semantic Web Activity Lead
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