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Evan K. Wallace

Electronic Engineer Manufacturing Systems Integration Division National Institute of Standards and Technology Gaithersburg, MD 20899, USA

Working towards employing semantic technologies to enrich and refine models and standards that support integrating systems and processes in manufacturing enterprises.

Expertise: OWL, UML, information modeling, and manufacturing operations

Current ontology related roles: Co-chair OMG Ontology Platform Special Interest Group (PSIG) Co-chair Ontology Definition Metamodel (ODM) Finalization Task Force (FTF) Member W3C OWL Working Group (currently working to revise OWL)

Past ontology related roles: Member W3C Semantic Web Best Practices and Deployment (SWBPD) Working Group Member OASIS Semantic Content Management TC (which explored ways to store semantic content in an ebXML Registry Repository) Member W3C Web Ontology (WebOnt) Working Group (which produced the OWL Recommendation)