[sc34wg3] Agenda for 22-25 May
Wed, 18 May 2005 09:40:16 +0100
Is it only me that is concerned about this then ? Is the agenda fixed
and unchangeable ?
Kal Ahmed wrote:
> Dear all,
> I have a comment to make on the agenda for the WG3 meetings next week.
> I note that no substantive work on ISO 13250 or TMCL/TMQL to be done
> on the Sunday, but that TMQL work is now scheduled to be done on the
> Wednesday. I would like to raise my objection to this schedule as it
> does not allow for members of the WG to also attend the opening day of
> the XTech conference. I understand that the work scheduled for Sunday
> is a review of the TM-RDF work being carried out with W3C, and a
> presentation of OWL in topic maps - while both are interesting items
> for the WG members, I believe that it would be better to be given a
> choice between attending these sessions or the XTech conference rather
> than scheduling things such that conference attend ees are not able to
> participate in WG3 standards work.
> If the argument for scheduling WG3 meetings to coincide with
> conferences is that people will travel to the conference anyway, it
> seems illogical to me that those meetings should then do substantive
> work that overlaps with the very conference we are attending!
> I therefore ask that the reports on RDF/TM interoperability be moved
> to the Wednesday and that the rest of the agenda be reorganised so
> that all standards-related work takes place prior to the XTech
> Best regards
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