[Chairs] INCITS/DM32 - Data Management and Interchange - September 23, 2009 Organizational Meeting Announcement, Call for Members and Call for Contributions - Replies by September 7 and 16, 2009
"Garner, Jennifer" <jgarner@itic.org>
Thu, 20 Aug 2009 16:46:28 -0700

Please distribute the attached information concerning the September 23, 2009 organizational meeting for the new Technical Committee on Data Management and Interchange (INCITS/DM32) to any interested parties in your committees or organizations.  Responses to the call for members are requested by September 16, 2009 and contributions are requested by September 7, 2009.

Best regards -

NOTE:  New mailing address effective June 1, 2009

Jennifer T. Garner
Director, Standards Programs
INCITS/Information Technology Industry Council
1101 K Street NW  Suite 610
Washington, DC 20005
T:   202.626.5737
E:   jgarner@itic.org
W:  www.incits.org





InterNational Committee for Information Technology Standards

INCITS Secretariat, Information Technology Industry Council (ITI)
1101 K Street NW, Suite 610, Washington, DC 20005
Telephone 202-737-8888; Fax 202-638-4922


Date:  August 20, 2009
Contributions Due:  September 7, 2009
Membership Requests and RSVPs Due:  September 16, 2009
Reply to:  Jennifer T. Garner
Phone:  (202) 626-5737
email:  jgarner@itic.org



Meeting Announcement for the Organizational Meeting of INCITS/DM32 - Data Management and Interchange, Call for Members and Call for Contributions


The organizational meeting of INCITS Technical Committee DM32 - Data Management and Interchange*, will be held September 23, 2009 by teleconference:


September 23, 2009
10:00 AM - 2:30 PM (Pacific)
Teleconference Logistics:
US Toll-free Call-in Number:  (866) 346-0549
International Call-in Number:  (763) 391-1436
Conference Code:  6265737


The meeting will be called to order at 10:00 AM on Wednesday, September 23, 2009, by the INCITS Executive Board appointed Chairman, Dr. Donald Deutsch of Oracle.

The draft agenda and meeting documents are available at:




Membership on INCITS/DM32 is open to all directly and materially affected interests.  The committee will operate under the ANSI-accredited procedures of the InterNational Committee for Information Technology Standards (INCITS).  All organizations that attend the first meeting or second meeting and request voting membership will attain voting rights immediately.  A second meeting of INCITS/DM32 is tentatively scheduled as an October 27, 2009 or October 28, 2009 face-to-face meeting in northern California.

*The approved reorganization plan for the US TAG to JTC 1/SC 32 is detailed in document dm32-2009-00002.

Requested Action

Please send requests for membership and RSVPs for the organizational meeting to Jennifer Garner (jgarner@itic.org) not later than September 16, 2009.  Contributions should also be addressed to Jennifer Garner (jgarner@itic.org) not later than September 7, 2009 for posting to the two-week draft agenda.


* Scope for INCITS/DM32, Data Management and Interchange

INCITS/DM32, Data Management and Interchange, serves as the US TAG to JTC 1/SC 32 (Data Management and Interchange).  The scope of JTC 1/SC 32 is as follows:


Standards for data management within and among local and distributed information systems environments. SC 32 provides enabling technologies to promote harmonization data management facilities across sector-specific areas. Specifically, SC 32 standards include:

·         reference models and frameworks for the coordination of existing and emerging standards;

·         definition of data domains, data types and data structures, and their associated semantics;

·         languages, services and protocols for persistent storage, concurrent access, concurrent update and interchange of data;

·         methods, languages, services and protocols to structure, organize and register metadata and other information resources associated with sharing and interoperability, including electronic commerce.

INCITS/DM32 has two task groups: