Semantic Technologies

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Semantic Technologies Committee Monthly Call

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  • Brandon Whitehead, Chair, whiteheadb [at] landcareresearch [dot] co [dot] nz
  • Pier Luigi Buttigieg, Co-Chair, pbuttigi [at] mpi-bremen [dot] de

Vision of the Semantic Technologies Committee

  1. Promote research and development of semantic technologies in support of Earth science data discovery, dissemination, and analysis
  2. Collaborate with ESIP members, working groups, clusters, and standing committees on semantic related topics
  3. Foster sharing and reuse of ontologies and controlled vocabularies
  4. To provide a collaborative environment for the development of ontologies and ontology-based standards
  5. To maintain a long-term agenda and roadmap for evaluation of semantic technologies within ESIP
  6. To collaborate with external agencies, on behalf of ESIP, in regards to semantic technologies

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