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Meeting minutes


What does this team do?

Description: The role of the modelling team is to work with package teams and their leaders in order to instantiate DDI objects described on as UML (in Enterprise Architect), XML, and RDF. The work also includes review of modeling work done by others and creation of the beta packages for review and approval by the DDI Alliance members.


TasksProgress so far
Overall advice from TC on items belowReport to Modelers

Relating to other standards


Web servicesProposal

Containership and Reference: Rules for defining when an object is contained as a property or referenced and what the reference structure includes

see TC minutes

Grouping: Mechanism for grouping metadata for management purposes

see TC minutes

Administrative metadata: DDI 3.2 administrative metadata (non-payload)


Name,Label, Description: Registry based information ISO 11179-5


see TC minutes

Next meeting

Regular meeting time for Modelling team. The meeting will take place at every second Wednesday at 0800 Minneapolis, 0900 Ottawa, 1400UK, 1500 CET, 2300 Canberra. Please indicate which day of the week suits you best.

Meeting dates: 20 August, 3 September.....

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Action Items:

  • Larry to review Discovery view

  • Jon to review from documentation perspective

  • Oliver and Achim to make a proposal about the related standards to circulate to group

  • Arofan will go through the Agent package and clean it up

  • Remove Service object and fix relationships to Machine and fix verb tense in relationships in Process package

  • Create "Complex Process" package and move objects that are not part of the simple - Jay

Team Members
NameModelling rep on:Contact
Jay GreenfieldAgent,
Arofan GregoryConceptual,
Achim WackerowSimple Data
Jannik JensenSimple
Oliver HoptSimple
Wendy ThomasTC
Flavio Rizzolo flavio.rizzolo
Jon JohnsonMr Documentation (tongue)