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29 January 2019

Screen sharing:

11 AM ET open

  1. Roll call

    • Regrets:
  2. Approve minutes from previous business meeting:

    • 22 January 2019:
      • X (Houser, X X 2018)
  3. Announcements:

    • New TC members: None
  4. Action items

    • 21 August 2018
      • Kris & Robert: Perform the best edit of multimedia topics that they can do in time available; due 18 September

    • 11 September 2018
      • Kris: Review conversation with Joe Pairman, e-mails about metadata, and TC discussion in late 2017/early 2018; summarize to TC
    • 13 November 2018
      • Eliot: Test refactoring of grammar files
      • Spec editors incorporate changes from DITAweb review
    • 18 December 2018
      • Eliot: Investigate issue re earningAggregationsTopicrefConstraintMod.xsd
    • 22 January 2019
      • Kris and Robert: Schedule meeting to plan moving forward on implementing complete DITA 2.0 proposals
      • Kris: Respond to David Hollis about his stage one proposal (COMPLETED)
      • Scott: Review stage one proposal about release management domain, decide whether to move it forward
      • Kris and Eliot: Conduct review of stage three chuning proposal
      • Dawn: Add CMS/DITA NA session to Frontpage Wiki
  5. CMS/DITA NA 2019

    • Sessions from DITA TC members; are we missing any?
      • Kris Eberlein and Joe Gollner, DITA metadata in the enterprise context
      • Carlos Evia, Multimedia components in DITA and LwDITA
      • Alan Houser, LwDITA Tools Support
      • Robert Anderson, What should you put on your DITA registry?, plus co-presentation with team lead about DITA infrastructure in IBM
      • Scott Hudson, Farewell to style errors: Using Schematron and Vale
      • Stan Doherty, Managing Complexity: Making Effective Use of Sample DITA Documentation Sets
      • Tom Magliery, How long is a topic?
      • Carsten Brennecke, Linking between outputs and project maps
      • Deb Bissantz, RFI to ROI: How to Prove the Value of your Component Content Management System
      • Nancy Harrison, DITA packaging; past, present and future of DITA TechComm

      • Eliot Kimber (with Wayne Brissette): Glossary How-To
    • Brainstorm about how we could use a table in the vendor area most effectively
  6. Review of DITA 2.0 proposal deadlines

  7. DITA 2.0 stage one proposals

  8. Review status of DITA 2.0 proposals in progress

  9. DITA 2.0 stage two proposals

    • Vote
      • None
    • Continuing discussion
      • None
    • Initial discussion
      • None
  10. DITA 2.0 stage three proposals

    • Vote
      • Issue 08: New include element
        • None
    • Continuing discussion
      • None
    • Initial discussion
      • None

12 noon ET close

Previous agendas

See Summary page for previous agendas

These sections contain links to key DITA TC Wiki pages, subcommittees, OASIS announcements, and the versions of the DITA specification.

DITA TC administration

DITA TC subcommittees

DITA Lightweight




DITA Learning & Training




DITA Technical Communication




DITA 2.0

DITA 1.3 errata 03

DITA 1.3 errata 02

DITA 1.3 errata 01

DITA 1.3

DITA Adoption TC

The DITA Adoption TC and the DITA TC are separate OASIS technical committees. They focus on different aspects of DITA, although their work is complementary and is coordinated at a high level through overlapping membership. The DITA Adoption TC is focused on educational and outreach activities to increase the awareness and usefulness of DITA. The DITA TC is focused on developing the DITA standard.

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