[Crm-sig] Issue: Activity Plan

martin martin at ics.forth.gr
Thu Nov 5 15:12:27 EET 2009


Vladimir Ivanov wrote:
> One more question:
> 
> What is an _execution_ of the Activity Plan?
> Is it an E7 Activity or something else?
Yes, must be an E7 Activity. I am not sure wghat is the best English:
Carrying out a plan, executing a plan, implementing a plan?

Best,

Martin
> 
> best regards,
> Vladimir
> 
> 2009/11/5 martin <martin at ics.forth.gr>:
>> Vladimir Ivanov wrote:
>>> Hi All,
>>>
>>> How about those (intended) Actors involved in the execution of the
>>> Activity Plan?
>> Actors, Things etc. can be covered by a modification of P12 :
>>
>> "Activity Plan: foresaw to be present: Persistent Item".
>>
>> So, with three properties, we can cover all factual relationships of the
>> planned Activity.
>>
>> In general, all properties of an Activity Plan can be regarded as a kind of
>> "refers to".
>>
>> So, talking about kinds of people to participate etc. would not deserve a
>> particular property
>> to my understanding, since it will not co-refer with any relevant historical
>> item.
>>
>> However, that particular people and things were expected to be somewhere at
>> some time might
>> quite well be an important information in historical research.
>>
>> Best,
>>
>> Martin
>>> best regards,
>>> Vladimir
>>>
>>> 2009/11/4 martin <martin at ics.forth.gr>:
>>>> Hi Matthew,
>>>>
>>>> "execution was intended for (is intended execution time of) : E52
>>>> Time-Span"
>>>>
>>>> subproperty of "refers to".
>>>>
>>>> "This property associates an Activity Plan with the future time-span the
>>>> planned activity was
>>>> intended to be executed. An Activity Plan may or may not foresee a
>>>> particular future time-span
>>>> of execution."
>>>>
>>>> Example: Planning an exhibition for certain dates.
>>>>
>>>> May be we should also provide a link to the venue, and the items to be
>>>> present?
>>>>
>>>> Does that make sense?
>>>>
>>>> Best,
>>>>
>>>> Martin
>>>>
>>>> Matthew Stiff wrote:
>>>>> Hello Martin (and sorry for long silence!) :-)
>>>>>
>>>>> I think this is really useful. One observation is that in practice
>>>>> "Activity
>>>>> Plans" are often dusted down and reused, but in doing so they have to be
>>>>> checked against their applicability to each instance of an activity so
>>>>> to
>>>>> all intents and purposes they are "new" plans.
>>>>>
>>>>> I genuinely don't understand what you mean by the second of your
>>>>> proposed
>>>>> properties - Could you provide a scope note and an example for this and
>>>>> I
>>>>> will try to think if there is a clearer way of expressing it?
>>>>>
>>>>> Best wishes,
>>>>>
>>>>> Matthew
>>>>>
>>>>> Dr Matthew Stiff
>>>>> 19 Riverside Road
>>>>> Oxford
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>>>>>
>>>>>
>>>>> -----Original Message-----
>>>>> From: crm-sig-bounces at ics.forth.gr [mailto:crm-sig-bounces at ics.forth.gr]
>>>>> On
>>>>> Behalf Of martin
>>>>> Sent: 31 October 2009 13:05
>>>>> To: crm-sig
>>>>> Subject: [Crm-sig] Issue: Activity Plan
>>>>>
>>>>> Dear All,
>>>>>
>>>>> I wonder if we should introduce a class "Activity Plan" IsA E29 Design
>>>>> or
>>>>> Procedure:
>>>>>
>>>>> Scope note:
>>>>>
>>>>> This class comprises plans to execute instances of E7 Activity in some
>>>>> foreseen future. The planned
>>>>> activities may have any degree of complexity or elaboration. Plans may
>>>>> be
>>>>> made with or without intention
>>>>> to execute them, or the intention to execute them may be abandon before
>>>>> their execution. The actual
>>>>> intention to stick to a plan could be seen as a kind of activity using
>>>>> the
>>>>> plan.
>>>>>
>>>>> Properties:
>>>>>
>>>>> "planned to execute activity of type(is type of activity planned by):
>>>>> E55
>>>>> Type"
>>>>>
>>>>> "execution was intended for (is intended execution time of) : E52
>>>>> Time-Span"
>>>>>
>>>>>
>>>>> I believe this simple model would close the known gap of the CRM to the
>>>>> whole world of planning,
>>>>> we have so far not addressed, but nevertheless is an integral part also
>>>>> of
>>>>> historical reasoning.
>>>>>
>>>>>
>>>>> Comments welcome.
>>>>>
>>>>> Martin
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>>               Center for Cultural Informatics               |
>>               Information Systems Laboratory                |
>>                Institute of Computer Science                |
>>   Foundation for Research and Technology - Hellas (FORTH)   |
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  Dr. Martin Doerr              |  Vox:+30(2810)391625        |
  Principle Researcher          |  Fax:+30(2810)391638        |
                                |  Email: martin at ics.forth.gr |
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                Center for Cultural Informatics               |
                Information Systems Laboratory                |
                 Institute of Computer Science                |
    Foundation for Research and Technology - Hellas (FORTH)   |
                                                              |
  Vassilika Vouton,P.O.Box1385,GR71110 Heraklion,Crete,Greece |
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