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Re: [Fwd: SWIG F2F meeting during W3C Tech Plenary week? (during Oct 20-24th 2008)]

From: ashok malhotra <ashok.malhotra@oracle.com>
Date: Fri, 02 May 2008 10:17:45 -0700
Message-ID: <481B4CB9.1050009@oracle.com>
To: Dan Brickley <danbri@danbri.org>
CC: public-xg-rdb2rdf@w3.org, Ivan Herman <ivan@w3.org>, Steve Bratt <steve@w3.org>

Hi Dan:
I'm planning on attending the Tech Plenary and would be glad to lead a 
session on the RDF2RDB work.
If there are other members of the XG that are planning to attend, it 
would be great if they could join me.

We are not planning on having a RDB2RDF XG meeting at the plenary.

Ashok

Dan Brickley wrote:
> Re http://lists.w3.org/Archives/Public/semantic-web/2008May/0001.html
>
> Hello database enthusiasts!
>
> I'm trying to put together a plan for a SWIG meeting during the next 
> Tech Plenary (see attached fwd).
>
> If there are RDB2RDF people attending the TP, I think it would be 
> great if we could have a short report / discussion session on the 
> topic during any wider SWIG meeting. Will you be having your own 
> meeting as well? Is anyone available to lead an RDB2RDF session within 
> a SWIG meeting? (I'd guess to allocate 40 mins - 1hr max on this 
> topic). At the moment, no specific timeslot has been requested for 
> SWIG. Let me know your interests, preferences etc and I'll do my best 
> to accomodate.
>
> Thanks :)
>
> Dan
>
> -- 
> http://danbri.org/
>
> ------------------------------------------------------------------------
>
> Subject:
> SWIG F2F meeting during W3C Tech Plenary week? (during Oct 20-24th 2008)
> From:
> Dan Brickley <danbri@danbri.org>
> Date:
> Fri, 02 May 2008 15:44:54 +0100
> To:
> Semantic Web <semantic-web@w3.org>
>
> To:
> Semantic Web <semantic-web@w3.org>
> CC:
> Ivan Herman <ivan@w3.org>
>
>
>
>
> Hi all
>
> W3C's Technical Plenary week is this year in France. I'd like to 
> propose a Semantic Web Interest Group gathering during the meeting.
>
> TP Details: Sofitel Cannes Mandelieu Royal Casino, Mandelieu, (FR);  
> 20 October - 24 October 2008
>
> "TPAC 2008: the Combined Technical Plenary / Advisory Committee 
> meetings week brings together W3C Working and Interest Groups, the 
> Advisory Board, the TAG and the Advisory Committee " -- 
> http://www.w3.org/2008/10/TPAC/Overview.html (W3C Member password needed)
>
> With my chairs hat on, I need to decide whether to ask for a Semantic 
> Web Interest Group meeting slot. And if so, when during the week to meet.
>
> I understand that other W3C Semantic Web Working Groups are inclined 
> to meet towards the end of the TP week, in part because ISWC 2008 
> follows shortly afterwards (http://iswc2008.semanticweb.org/ Oct 
> 26-30, Karlsruhe Germany).  I would like to separate the "whether to 
> meet" and "when to meet" issues, and will do my best to accomodate 
> whatever needs are expressed here. The exact timeslot will be agreed 
> through the SW Coordination Group, taking into account the needs of 
> the other W3C groups.
>
> I need to establish within the next week whether there is critical 
> mass for a meeting. And if so, how many attendees to estimate (so we 
> can book an appropriate room). Please let me know (ideally cc:'ing 
> this public thread) if you would like to attend. Suggestions for 
> agenda items are also welcomed. In the past we have handled this 
> fairly informally, mixing short talks, themed discussion, inter-WG 
> liaison, and lightning talks. This year I would like to theme any 
> meeting around the practicalities of mainstream rollout: obstacles, 
> issues, opportunities that arise as these technologies find their way 
> into wider use. But this is a broad topic. What would you all like to 
> discuss?
>
> So - who fancies a SWIG meetup during week of 20-24 October?
>
> cheers,
>
> Dan
>
>
> ps. see also http://upcoming.yahoo.com/event/425919/ for Upcoming users
>
>
> -- 
> http://danbri.org/
>
>


-- 
All the best, Ashok
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