Summer Meeting 2015, 1 – 3 June – Documentation

Version of 2015-07-01

The meeting was be held at
Sofitel Warsaw Victoria
11 Królewska Street, 00-065 Warsaw, Poland

Shared documents


Monday, 1 June 2015

Board meeting – Board members only

Get together
introduction of participants, meeting overview and outlook on 50th Anniversary

Lunch break

Topical session – Semantic Exchange, named entities edition (Paul Harman)
how to link taxonomies of news providers and of IPTC to open vocabularies like geonames, Freebase, WikiData, dbPedia

Tuesday, 2 June 2015

NewsCodes Working Party session

(Minutes of this session: NCD1501.1)

  1. Minutes of the last meeting held on 16 June 2014 (NCD1404.1)
  2. Chair’s report
  3. Wrap-up of the Semantic Exchange session on Monday
  4. Discussion about the formats of NewsCodes deliverables
    (Currently: HTML, NewsML-G2 KI, RDF/XML, RDF/Turtle for all, Excel for Subject Codes and Media Topics, NewsML-1 Topicsets for NewsML-1 NewsCodes)
  5. Any Other Business
  6. Next meeting (26 – 27 October 2015, London, UK)


Lunch break

Topical session about NewsML-G2 (Dave Compton)

Wednesday, 3 June 2015

Standards Committee session

(Minutes of this session: STA1503.1)

  1. Minutes of the meeting held on 18 March 2015 (STA1502.1)
  2. Matters Arising from the minutes
  3. Chair’s report about activities since the last meeting
  4. Reports with requested votes from the Working Parties and Working Groups
  5. Publication of agendas and minutes of the Committee and its Working Parties (from PDF to web?)
  6. Any Other Business
  7. Date and place of next meeting (26 – 27 October 2015, London, UK)

IPTC Video Metadata Draft #2  update

Coffee break

New IPTC web site update

Discussion about the IPTC member communication – including a Members Only Zone on the website

Requirements for the IPTC Members Only Zone (MOZ)

Lunch break


Topical session about practical rights expression, with a focus on photo related use cases (Stuart Myles)

Thursday, 4 June 2015

IPTC Photo Metadata Conference (at the same venue)