IEEE C/DC 2941 Working Group
IEEE C/DC AI Model Representation, Compression, Distribution and Management Working Group

Meeting Minutes of the 6th IEEE DC P2941 Working Group Plenary Meeting

The 6th AIM Working Group plenary meeting was held virtually on 10th December 2021, and quorum reached.

IEEE Patent Policy: Call for Patents

The call for patents was issued; none raises or if any concerns were raised for consideration.

IEEE Copyright Policy

The copyright policy was presented. There were no questions or concerns.

Approval of the Agenda

Motion to approve the meeting agenda. (Mover: Ms. Xiaoxu Luan; Second: Dr. Chao Yang). The agenda was unanimously approved as presented without objection.

2941: Standard for Artificial Intelligence (AI) Model Representation, Compression, Distribution and Management

The draft standard was unanimously approved by RevCom on 7th December 2021 and will be published in next year.

2941.1: Standard for Operator Interfaces of Artificial Intelligence

The sub-working group has received 3 contributions, all accepted. The titles of accepted contributions are listed below:

2941 -6-N0001: Operator Interfaces for Basic Mathematics

2941-6-N0002: Operator Interfaces for Machine Learning

2941-6-N0003: Operator Interfaces for Neural Network


Revision of the draft standard of P2941.1

Dr. Chao Yang represented the technical parts of the draft standard. All attendees reached the consensus that all these parts were ready to be contained in the draft standard. The complete version of the draft will be presented on the next meeting.

Discussion about the work plan for the next stage

Attendees fully discussed the next stage work plan of 2941 Working Group and reached the following consensus: focus on developing standards for large pre-trained model and graph neural network.

The next meeting is tentatively scheduled at 09:00am (Beijing Time Zone, GMT 8:00am) on March 18th, 2021, at Beijing, China (the meeting notice will be published on our official website in February). Remote attendees can request to set up teleconference service at least one week ahead of the meeting.

The meeting closed at 9:30am, December 10th, 2021.


Attachment 1: Agenda of the 6th 2941 Plenary Meeting

Attachment 2: Attendance List of the 6th 2941 Plenary Meeting