UKOLN mda Logo MODELS 11: UKOLN/mda Terminology Workshop

The Stakis Hotel, Bath


Tuesday 11 January 2000

11.00-11.10 Chair's Welcome and introduction (Gillian Grayson, English Heritage)
11.10-11.30 Strategies and Tactics from the Trenches... Some reflections on major implementations (David Kay, Fretwell Downing)
11.30-12.00 Thesauri, Controlled Terminologies, and other solutions (Paul Miller, UKOLN & Matthew Stiff, mda)
12.00-12.30 Issues in building controlled terminologies (David Forster, English Heritage)
12.30-13.00 Discussion

13.00-14.00 Lunch

14.00-14.30 Mapping between thesauri. (Martin Doerr, FORTH)
14.30-15.00 Towards a high-level thesaurus? (Dennis Nicholson, University of Strathclyde)
15.00-15.30 Plenary Discussion
15.30-16.00 Discussion and introduction/explanation of breakouts

16.00-16.30 Tea

16.30-18.00 Breakout session 1 (4 groups)

19.30 Dinner

Wednesday 12 January 2000

09.00-09.30 An international perspective (Diane Vizine-Goetz, OCLC)

09.30-10.15 Breakout session 2 (same groups): refine results and prepare for report back

10.15-11.00 Report back and plenary discussion

11.00-11.30 Coffee

11.30-13.00 The way forward: working towards recommendations for funding bodies and others