ISO/IEC JTC 1/SC 34N0896

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TITLE: Montreal 2007 Agenda - WG 3 - Information Technology - Topic Maps
SOURCE: Mr. Patrick Durusau
ACTION: Information
DATE: 2007-07-29
DISTRIBUTION: SC34 and Liaisons

Dr. James David Mason
(ISO/IEC JTC 1/SC 34 Chairman)
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Mr. G. Ken Holman
(ISO/IEC JTC 1/SC 34 Secretariat - Standards Council of Canada)
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Meeting Notice and Final Agenda for August 2007 Meeting of ISO/IEC JTC1/SC34/WG3

Dates: 3-5 August 2007


WG3 will convene at 9AM prompt on Friday, 3rd August 2007.

WG3 will meet as follows:

  • Friday, 3rd August 2007: 9 AM until NOON, Lunch NOON until 1:00 PM, Reconvene at 1:00 PM until 5:00 PM.
  • Saturday, 4th August 2007: 9 AM until NOON, Lunch NOON until 1:00 PM, Reconvene at 1:00 PM until 4:30 PM.
  • Sunday, 5th August 2007: 9 AM until NOON, Lunch NOON until 1:00 PM, Reconvene at 1:00 PM until 4:30 PM.


The ISO/IEC JTC1/SC34/WG3 Meeting will be held on 3-5 August 2007 at the following venue:

McGill University
Room 105, Birks Building
3520 University Street
Montreal, Quebec H3A 2A7

For a map of the downtown campus at McGill, see the following map: Enter "Birks" as the search term.

Please monitor this document and the JTC 1/SC 34 home page for up-to-date changes in the agenda and the meeting plans. Please check the home page for last-minute changes before you leave for the venue! We do not anticipate any changes, but this is the way that we will be communicating them.

Final Agenda

Greetings, roll call, and the like. Please arrive early in order to exchange pleasantries and get set up before 9am.

Editors are reminded that they are responsible for maintaining their issues lists with resolutions by the committee for inclusion in the minutes.

The following list shows the topics on the agenda and the times for each session.

Friday, 3rd of August, 2007

13250-6 Issues
CTM (Topic Maps -- Compact Syntax) – 2 hours
WG 3
Meeting procedures – 1 hour
13250-7 Requirements
GTM (Topic Maps -- Graphical Notation) – half day

Saturday, 4th of August, 2007

TR 29111
Expressing Dublin Core Metadata in Topic Maps – 2 hours
13250-1 Issues
Topic Maps - Overview and basic concepts – 1st hour
Topic Maps - Overview and basic concepts – 2nd hour
TMRM (Topic Maps -- Reference Model) -- – 3 hours

Sunday, 5th of August, 2007

TMCL (Topic Maps Constraint Language) – 3 hours
18048 Issues
TMQL (Topic Maps Query Language) – 4 hours

Matters Not on the Agenda

Please note that 13250-4, CXTM (Topic Maps -- Canonicalization) is not on the agenda for this meeting. No new draft or issue list was submitted. If no progress is made on this item by Kyoto, we need to decide the fate of this item.