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Re: Presentation materials for tomorrows PI call - v.brief notes from CETIS/IMS meeting yesterday in London

From: Eric Miller <em@w3.org>
Date: Fri, 5 Sep 2003 09:50:13 -0400
Cc: "Tansley, Robert" <robert.tansley@hp.com>, "Butler, Mark" <Mark_Butler@hplb.hpl.hp.com>, www-rdf-dspace@w3.org
To: Paul Shabajee <Paul.Shabajee@bristol.ac.uk>
Message-Id: <DF59D956-DFA7-11D7-B487-000A9582FD3A@w3.org>

Thanks for the write-up Paul. Very much appreciated.  I'd like to  
compare notes on the  LOM/RDF binding activity  
http://kmr.nada.kth.se/el/ims/ work at todays meeting given time.

Looks like it was a good meeting :)

--
eric miller                              http://www.w3.org/people/em/
semantic web activity lead               http://www.w3.org/2001/sw/
w3c world wide web consortium            http://www.w3.org/



On Friday, September 5, 2003, at 05:22  AM, Paul Shabajee wrote:

>
> Hi Mark
>
> I was at the CETIS Metadata and Digital Respositaries SIG  
> ((http://metadata.cetis.ac.uk/) meeting in London yesterday -  
> interesting and valuable, writing up fuller notes, but of immediate  
> interest.
>
> * IMS Realignment Activity  
> (http://www.imsglobal.org/workinprogress.cfm), basically taking IMS  
> metadata v1.2.2 to v1.3 to realign it with IEEE LOM - see text below  
> from the IMS site.
>
> Meta-data Realignment - This effort is resolving the drift that has  
> occurred between the IMS Meta-data information model and the IEEE LOM  
> standard, which began as a combination of IMS Meta-data and ARIADNE  
> collaboration. The resulting work will point to the IEEE LOM  
> Information Model and provide appropriate guidance with respect to  
> bindings given that the IEEE LOM XML binding will not be complete  
> until late 2003. An XSLT will be provided to ease conversion from the  
> IMS Meta-data XML binding to the IEEE LOM XML binding. This work is  
> anticipated to be completed by early Fall 2003. Industry Canada and  
> Thomson/NETg chair the effort. Other participants include UK (CETIS),  
> Australia (DEST), Thomson/NETg. In addition to these participants, the  
> effort was informed by IBM, Click2learn, WGBH/NCAM, Carnegie Mellon  
> University, Teaching and Learning Scotland, ADL, Learning Objects  
> Networks, and requirements sessions with various Meta-data  
> implementers in the profit and non-profit sectors worldwide.
>
> * Talking to people from UKOLN heard of LOM/RDF binding activity  
> http://kmr.nada.kth.se/el/ims/metadata.html
>
> * In the context of discussions about identifers, their last meeting  
> "CETIS MDR SIG Meeting on Identifiers for Learning Objects" is of  
> interest see  
> http://metadata.cetis.ac.uk/sig_meetings/bristol-july-2003_html - for  
> notes and one of the presentations.
>
> * The SIG co-ordinator mentioned that they would be interested in  
> having input/contributions from projects involved in repositories  
> work...
>
> * Didn't have great deal of time to talk to people, but the JISC  
> funded JORUM - as discussed on the list  
> previously(http://www.jorum.ac.uk/) and Reload (Reusable Learning  
> Object Authoring and Delivery - http://www.reload.ac.uk) projects are  
> interesting.
>
> * The "UK Learning Object Metadata Core Draft 0.1"  
> (http://www.cetis.ac.uk/profiles/uklomcore/uklomcore_v0p1.doc)  
> document might be of interest to people esp. the mapping at the end to  
> a range of (most UK focused) standards.
>
> * Also got two pointers to possible IEEE LOM marked up image  
> collections or collections inc. images... following up today check.
>
> See you at the PI meeting.
>
> Paul
>
>
> --On 04 September 2003 11:54 -0700 "Tansley, Robert"  
> <robert.tansley@hp.com> wrote:
>
>>
>> Hi all, the SIMILE Web site is now updated so the URLs are now:
>>
>> Comparison and mapping of VRA-core and IMS metadata (286K)
>> http://web.mit.edu/simile/www/documents/demoBackground/ 
>> simile_relevant_st
>> andards.pdf
>>
>> Search Interface Presentation (2.7 Megs)
>> http://web.mit.edu/simile/www/documents/demoBackground/ 
>> searchInterf2_fin.
>> pdf
>>
>>  Robert Tansley / Hewlett-Packard Laboratories / (+1) 617 551 7624
>>
>>> -----Original Message-----
>>> From: Butler, Mark [mailto:Mark_Butler@hplb.hpl.hp.com]
>>> Sent: 04 September 2003 13:36
>>> To: www-rdf-dspace@w3.org
>>> Subject: Presentation materials for tomorrows PI call
>>>
>>>
>>>
>>> Hi Team,
>>>
>>> John G and myself have been putting together some
>>> presentations discussing background relevant to the DEMO. One
>>> discusses the  VRA core and IMS metadata standards with
>>> possible mappings, and the other discusses surveys the search
>>> images used on a range of visual image and learning object
>>> web based collections.
>>>
>>> Unfortunately I am not able to log-in to
>>> athena.dialup.mit.edu at all at the moment, so I have not
>>> been able to update the MIT SIMILE website from the
>>> IPSSources CVS. So the presentations are available in IPSSources at
>>>
>>> Comparison and mapping of VRA-core and IMS metadata (286K)
>>> https://simile.ipssources.com/documents/demoBackground/simile_
>> relevant_stand
>> ards.pdf
>>
>> Search Interface Presentation (Rather large I'm afraid, 2.7 Megs)
>> https://simile.ipssources.com/documents/demoBackground/ 
>> searchInterf2_fin.
>> pdf
>>
>> I'll try to resolve the log-in problem to get them up on SIMILE@MIT.
>>
>> Dr Mark H. Butler
>> Research Scientist                HP Labs Bristol
>> mark-h_butler@hp.com
>> Internet: http://www-uk.hpl.hp.com/people/marbut/
>>
>>
>
> ndards.pdf
>
>
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