I would like to join the merge-database/ontologies challenge. What I
would like to understand is what an agent needs to do to interpret
correctly what is meant by the information in the database/ontology. I
want to prevent that information is interpreted in the wrong way because
the agent did not have the context for which the information was
Marcel van Mackelenbergh
Apeldoorn, the Netherlands
Phone: +31 55 - 599 4400
Cell: +31 6 - 270 44 918 (04)
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> From: ontolog-forum-bounces@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx [mailto:ontolog-forum-
> bounces@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx] On Behalf Of Peter P. Yim
> Sent: dinsdag 15 augustus 2006 17:26
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> Subject: Database and Ontologies [was-Re: [ontolog-forum] A problem]
> Thank you for the post, Tanya.
> 1. Problem with registration: I'll try to resolve this with you
> 2. Database and Ontologies:
> > [TM] I am very interested to participate in discussions and
> > research about merging databases and ontologies, bringing
> > database practices to ontological development and other
> > issues related to databases and ontologies.
> [ppy] presumably, (almost) anything related to ontologies would
> be within scope for us at Ontolog. Obviously how database and
> ontologies relate to each other in the next generation
> semantic/knowledge-based applications would be an area well worth
> delving into.
> Let's find out who else is interested ... ANYONE?
> Like what Tatiana has done here, if anyone is interested or
> working in this area, please indicate by responding to this
> thread, and suggest what you want to see and/or what you can
> bring to the table, as far as this topic is concerned.
> ... Being a community of practice (ref:
> http://ontolog.cim3.net/cgi-bin/wiki.pl?CommunityofPractice) this
> topic will get addressed if there is adequate interest and energy
> behind it from the community.
> Thanks you for highlighting this important topic, Tanya.
> Regards. =ppy
> Tatiana Malyuta wrote Mon, 14 Aug 2006 16:51:30 -0400:
> > Peter,
> > I am terribly sorry to bother you with such silly things. I wanted
> > participate in the conference calls and many times tried to register
> > the site that is in the bottom of your invitation emails. However, I
> > failed to do so. I emailed the Customer Support of the site, but
> > recieved any response. That is why I haven't participated and did
> > respond to the invitations.
> > Maybe you could tell me what possibly I am doing wrong.
> > In general, I am very interested to participate in discussions and
> > research about merging databases and ontologies, bringing database
> > practices to ontological development and other issues related to
> > databases and ontologies. Can you direct my here? Please disregard
> > you are not involved with this.
> > Sorry again and thank you,
> > Tanya
> > P.S. Please disregard the previous email--I hit Enter by mistake.
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