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[socop-forum] Final Agenda for the free 4th Annual Spatial Ontology Comm

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From: Gary Berg-Cross <gbergcross@xxxxxxxxx>
Date: Wed, 23 Nov 2011 11:41:19 -0500
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4th Annual Spatial Ontology Community of Practice Workshop

USGS, 12201 Sunrise Valley Drive , Reston VA

December 2, 2011


The following is the latest Agenda and Schedule for the 2011 SOCoP workshop


9:00 - 9:10    Introductions, Welcome and Overview - John Moeller


9:10-10:00    Keynote: OGC GeoSPARQL: Standardizing Spatial Query on the Semantic Web:  Matt Perry, Senior Member of Technical Staff at Oracle Corporation


10:00 – 10:20 Semantic Mediation &  OWS:  

Glenn A Guempel, National Geospatial Program, U. S. Geological Survey


10:20 - 10:40   Break


10:40 - 11:00 USGS  Needs and Advancements in Semantics of Geospatial Data and CyberGIS:

E. Lynn Usery, Research Geographer and Director, Center of

            Excellence for Geospatial Information Science, U.S. Geological Survey


11:00 – 11:20 SOCoP INTEROP – Overview of  Interdisciplinary Network to Support Geospatial Data Sharing, Integration, and Interoperability: Nancy

 Wiegand,   (University of Wisconsin)


11:20 - 11:40 SOCoP Open Ontology Repository Demo: Mike Dean, BBN   



11:40 -11:55    OGC GeoSemantics Josh Liebermann, OGC & Deloitte


11:55 -12:10   Utilizing knowledge to better discover, access, and use geospatial

                     data for CloudGIS  Phil (Chaowei) Yang, GMU


12:10 - 12:30    How Semantic Technology Can Improve the NextGen Air

                         Transportation System Information Sharing Environment, Lowell T

                         Vizenor,  Alionscience


12:30- 1:15 Lunch and Networking - On your Own USGS Cafeteria


1:15- 2:45  Afternoon session Roundtable Discussions (Topics still under

                     development include, vocabulary, use cases, follow up to morning

                     sessions, planning for new demonstrations, practices & patterns

                    (maybe even standards) which  promote reuse of ontologies

                    between domains, generally necessary  for effective cross-domain

                    operation, typography models,  ontology model for watershed or  

                     routes, etc.)


2:45 - 3:00   Wrap Up


Online Registration is at

If there are questions contact Dr. Gary Berg-Cross - gbergcross@xxxxxxxxx

Gary Berg-Cross, Ph.D.  
SOCoP Executive Secretary
Knowledge Strategies    
Potomac, MD

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