Building information modeling (BIM) and the architecture, engineering, and construction community (AEC) and now geographic information systems (GIS) community are embroiled in interoperability issues. Google Earth gives us a glimpse of what it may be like some day to find a museum and go in to the building.
Now with the new alliance between Google Earth and AIA and the magnificent programs that will be enabled by it…..video
What semantic web programs will there be? Will any extend Google Earth and Building Information Modeling to take tours of the digital collection as assembled by both expert curators and untrained users simply interested in the digital materials. Some digital exhibits may not have a building or geographic location but going on these tours in semantic space would be the same.
Like a podcast or television program coming to you one way completed
by another person or group of people together.