Group Mailing list Archive

03 Sep 2018

Agrisemantics at SWAT4HCLS 2018

Hello Agrisemantics Working Group members, Welcome back from the holidays!
1) I am writing to share a posting issued recently by GODAN about the
upcoming SWAT4HCLS event
A spotlight on Semantic Technologies for the reuse of Agri Open Data
outlining the tutorial on the 3rd Dec and a panel session 4th Dec.
2) The half day program on Agri Semantic Web Applications and Tools is on

13 Jul 2018

Evaluating the AgroLD platform

Hello everyone,
we would need 5 minutes of your time to test and evaluate the AgroLD platform.
AgroLD is a knowledge platform using semantic web technologies for integrating and linking data (functional and other) from several databases for Oryza and Arabidopsis species (mainly).
You have attached the user guide.
The platform is available at  and the questionnaire 

13 Jul 2018

Invitation to the Interest Group in Agricultural Data (IGAD) Pre-Meeting P12

Dear IGAD members and interested parties,
On behalf of the RDA [1] Interest Group on Agricultural Data (IGAD) [2], we are pleased to invite you to the IGAD pre-conference meeting focussing on "Data collection in Africa: State of the art, challenges and solutions", that will be held on November 5-6, in Gaborone, Botswana. The event will take place during the International Data Week (IDW), November 5-8, 2018 [3] which combines the 12th RDA Plenary Meeting and SciDataCon 2018.

27 Jun 2018

report on use cases available for comments

Dear all,
Many thanks to all those who participated in the Use Case gathering activity in the past months!
We now have a readable draft reporting on the process and the recommendations we drew from it. You can find it here:
Please take a look and comment freely. We would appreciate receiving your comments by Wednesday July 4rd.

22 Jun 2018

Please give your feedback // eROSA "Roadmap for a pan-European e-Infrastructure for Open Science in Agricultural and Food Sciences"

Please find here below a message from Odile Hologne, on behalf of the eROSA project.
Dear Colleagues,
We would like to warmly invite to provide your feedback to the eROSA "Roadmap for a pan-European e-Infrastructure for Open Science in Agricultural and Food Sciences".

04 May 2018

Agrisemantics in SWAT4HCLS

Hi All
As Program Chair of the 11th International Conference on Semantic Web
Applications and Tools for Health Care and Life Sciences,
3-6th December 2018, Antwerp, Belgium I am happy to share with you our CFP
for the event.
This year we will have a track in Agrisemantics. In addition to the regular
and emerging topics we are interested in:

04 May 2018

Agrisemantics call - new link to connect

Hi all. Apologies, we need to use this other place for our call. Please connect to:
- Show quoted text -From: Caracciolo, Caterina (ESS)
Sent: Thursday, May 3, 2018 5:00 PM
To: Agrisemantics WG
Subject: RE: [rda-agrisemantics-wg] Agrisemantics wg updates + NEXT call
Dear all,
Our next call is tomorrow, 9 am CEST. To connect:

03 May 2018

RE: [rda-agrisemantics-wg] Agrisemantics wg updates + NEXT call

Dear all,
Our next call is tomorrow, 9 am CEST. To connect:
The call will be dedicated to updating on ongoing work, esp. on the report & conclusions from the use case collection.

19 Mar 2018

Agrisemantics session at IGAD pre-meeting in Berlin

Dear all,
The Agrisemantics working session at the IGAD pre-meeting tomorrow will be dedicated to consolidate the requirements collected through the use case survey and initiate some recommendations. We will take benefit from the expertise of the many participants of IGAD who registered to our session (almost 30!). We already had very good presentations today related to FAIR principles and semantics and many questions and discussions following them.
The agenda for the morning will be:
9:30 - 10:00 Intro - presentation of use case and group org