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Re: IRC Meeting about "People in RDF" - vCard/RDF, FOAF, and more 11:00 ET Friday #swig

From: Libby Miller <libby@asemantics.com>
Date: Fri, 3 Nov 2006 01:36:28 -0800 (PST)
To: Harry Halpin <hhalpin@ibiblio.org>
cc: semantic-web@w3.org
Message-ID: <20061103013515.R30828@skutsje.san.webweaving.org>

On Thu, 2 Nov 2006, Harry Halpin wrote:

> Everyone,
>     There's currently at least two representations of "people" in RDF,
> FOAF[1] and vCard/RDF[2] (updated by Norm Walsh[3]).  There may be more
> - what else is out there? I do remember some people in the life sciences
> also having a representation for people, but I can't find a URI for it.
>     It would be great for the Semantic Web to attempt to make sure
> vCard/RDF maps in some standard manner to FOAF and vice versa, and also
> think about compatibility between both those efforts and microformats.
> For those in the Interest Group who would like to focus on this effort,
> please drop by #swig [4] at 11:00 EST this Friday Nov 3rd. Hope to see
> some of you there!

I think this is


(for those of you in different timezones).

I'll be travelling but this sounds like an interesting topic.


> [1]http://xmlns.com/foaf/0.1/
> [2]http://www.w3.org/TR/vcard-rdf
> [3]http://norman.walsh.name/2005/12/12/vcard
> [4]irc://irc.freenode.net/swig
> --
> 		-harry
> Harry Halpin,  University of Edinburgh
> http://www.ibiblio.org/hhalpin 6B522426
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