AGENDA: A'dam ftf (draft)

April 8-9, 2002, Amsterdam

VENUE: CWI , Kruislaan 413, Amsterdam, Room: Z009


Information page:
(look at this page for directions, participants etc.)

SUNDAY 7 APRIL (from 19.30 onwards, feel free to join at any time)

Social gathering in Cafe Dantzig (facing the Amstel river, 50 meters
left of the entrance to the Amsterdam Opera, usually called the 
"Stopera"). Address: Zwanenburgwal 15. We have no reserved areas, 
but there should be plenty of room.  Wear your WOWG t-shirt to make
sure you're identified as a WG member. 

MONDAY 8 APRIL: 9.00 - 17.30

Note: no breakfast is provided at the meeting location
Please ensure that you have breakfast in your hotel

09.00-09.15     Welcome, agenda, local arrangements (chairs + local

09.15-09.45     LANG: OWL Language proposal (van Harmelen)

09.45-10.30     Discussion on core language features (chairs)

10.30-11.00     Coffee break

11.00-12.30     DAML+OIL comparison
                preliminary decision on core features
                initial language issue list

12.30-14.00     Lunch

14.00-15.30     Break-out sessions for focus areas

15.30-16.00     Coffee break

16.00-17.30     Decisions about on how to move forward with syntax
                - basic RDF/XML syntax
                - presentation syntax (when to use, translators?)
                During last 45 minutes: telecon facilities

20.00           Dinner

TUESDAY 9 APRI 9.00 - 16.30L

09.00-10.30     SEM: Semantics/syntax/layering presentations discussion

10.30-11.00     Coffee break

11.00-12.30     TEST and GUIDE report out

12.30-14.00     Lunch

14.00-15.00     Review of issues list

15.00-15.30     Coffee break)

15;30 - close   Wrap-up, issues, schedule consequences, activity
                Telecon facilities during final 45 minutes.

Note: no breakfast is provided at the meeting location
Please ensure that you have breakfast in your hotel


Rooms and equipment are offered by CWI / W3C office.
Lunches and coffe/tea are offered by the Free University of Amsterdam
Dinner is offered by the University of Amsterdam
The drinks at the social gathering have to be payed by the
participants themselves.

A. Th. Schreiber, SWI, University of Amsterdam, Roetersstraat 15
NL-1018 WB Amsterdam, The Netherlands, Tel: +31 20 525 6793 
Fax: +31 20 525 6896; E-mail:

Received on Wednesday, 27 March 2002 18:07:12 UTC