A talk on An Introduction To The Semantic Web was given by Brian Kelly at the Website Design and Development Issues For Local Authority 2002 Conference organised by the Local Government Association.
The talk lasted for 45 minutes and took place from 14:30-15:15 on Tuesday 5th March 2002.
Brian Kelly is UK Web Focus, a national, JISC-funded web coordination post based at UKOLN, University of Bath.
Brian has been involved in the development of Web services since early 1993 - the Web service he supported at Leeds University was one of the first 50 organisations running a Web service. In 1995 Brian joined the Netskills project at Newcastle University where he was involved in development of network training material.
In November 1996 Brian took up his current post in Bath. His responsibilities include monitoring Web developments, information dissemination, providing advice and representing JISC on the World Wide Web Consortium (W3C). Brian has presented posters at the WWW 8, 9 and 10 conferences. He has attended WWW conferences at Hong Kong (WWW 10), Amsterdam (WWW9), Toronto (WWW8, May 1999), Brisbane (WWW7, April 1998), Santa Clara (WWW6, April 1997), Paris (WWW5, May, 1996) and Geneva (WWW1, May 1994).