DCAT Application Profile WG Virtual Meeting 2013-07-18

This document contains the agenda and meeting minutes of the DCAT Application Profile Virtual Meeting of 18 July 2013.


Time: Thursday 18 July 2013, 16:00-18:00 CET (UTC+2) (world clock)

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  • Meeting Chair: Antonio Carneiro
  • European Commission: Szabolcs Szekacs, Vassilios Peristeras
  • Scribe: Michiel de Keyzer
  • Editor: Makx Dekkers
Agenda Item Owner Subject
Antonio Carneiro

Welcome, introduction, roll call

2 Antonio Carneiro Acceptance of meeting minutes 8 May 2013
3 Stijn Goedertier Report of public comment period, statistics
4 Makx Dekkers

Document for review

Discussion of open issues and proposed resolutions.

  1. Dataset: Conformity of data
  2. Dataset: Keyword/tag
  3. Distribution: Description
  4. Distribution: Format
  5. Distribution: Licence
  6. Licence Document: Licence Type
  7. Temporal Coverage: properties
  8. Conformance statement for Distribution
  9. Distribution class mandatory if applicable
  10. Licence suggestions
  11. Metadata provenance
  12. Running example
  13. URIs for Datasets
  14. Catalogue release date
  15. Dataset creator
  16. Mapping licences to licence types
  17. No licence defined
  18. "Protocol" and "name" properties
  19. Requirements for URIs
  20. Use of dct:rights versus dct:license
  21. xsd:date versus xsd:dateTime
  22. Catalogue: Licence
  23. Dataset: Publisher
  24. Dataset distribution
  25. Dataset theme/category
  26. Distribution: limitation
  27. Distribution: 5-star ranking
  28. Agent: publisher type
  29. Licence: fee
  30. COFOG instead of Eurovoc
  31. Processing requirements
5 Makx Dekkers

Status of base specification DCAT at W3C

(Latest editor's draft 25 June 2013)

6 Makx Dekkers Finalisation, final round of comment, publication
7 Nikos Loutas Outlook on implementation in Open Data Support
8 Antonio Carneiro Closing

Meeting Minutes

Date File Status Comments
2013-07-19 Meeting minutes For review  



Nature of documentation: Technical report


Type of document
ISA Open Metadata Licence v1.1
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