GeoData 2014 workshop agenda

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GeoData 2014: Strengthening the connections, building the inter-agency network
June 17-19, 2014, NCAR Center Green Campus, Boulder, CO, USA

Agenda
(All plenary sessions will be at the Main Auditorium)

NOTE: All times below are for the Mountain Time zone.

June 17, 2014, Tuesday
12:00-12:30pm Registration
12:30-1:30pm Lunch
1:30-1:45pm Introduction/ Opening talk (GeoData 2011 and GeoData 2014)

1:45-2:15pm Plenary talk: GeoData 2011 outcomes - progress on data citation

2:15-2:45pm Plenary talk: GeoData 2011 outcomes - progress on data integration

2:45-3:05pm Break
3:05-3:15pm Introduction to First Panel
3:15-5:05pm First panel: Social, political and financial issues of connecting geodata in and between governmental agencies

    • Video
    • Moderator: Matt Mayernik
    • Panelists:

Robert Chen Slides [Download]
Sara Graves Slides [Download]
Heather Joseph Slides [Download]
Jeff de La Beaujardiere Slides [Download]
Chris Lynnes

6:00pm Welcome reception

June 18, 2014, Wednesday
8:00am Breakfast on your own
8:30-8:40am Introduction to First Breakout
8:40-10:40am First breakout: Social, political and financial issues of connecting geodata in and between governmental agencies

  • Room 2126: Governmental open data
    • Moderators: Viv Hutchison, Matt Mayernik
    • Notes
  • Room 2503: Interagency geodata coordination efforts – progress and political/sociological challenges
    • Moderators: Chris Lynnes, Jeff de La Beaujardiere
    • Notes
  • Room 3131: Feedback from the academic and commercial sectors
    • Moderators: Xiaogang Ma, Cyndy Chandler
    • Notes
  • Main Auditorium: Collaborating environment and culture building
    • Moderators: Peter Fox, Erin Robinson
    • Notes

10:40-11:00am Break
11:00-12:00pm Review of First Breakout Video
Governmental open data
Interagency coordination of geodata – progress and challenges
Feedback from the academic and commercial sectors
Collaborating environment and culture building
12:00-1:00pm Lunch
1:00-1:30pm Plenary talk: GeoData 2011 outcomes - progress on data lifecycle

1:30-1:35pm Introduction to Second Panel
1:35-3:20pm Second Panel: Technical issues of connecting geodata in and between governmental agencies

    • Video
    • Moderator: Peter Fox
    • Panelists:

Cyndy Chandler Slides [Download]
Sky Bristol
Hook Hua
Ruth Duerr Slides [Download]
Dan Kowal Slides [Download]

3:20-3:35pm Break
3:35-3:40pm Introduction to Second Breakout
3:40-5:30pm Second Breakout: Technical issues of connecting geodata in and between governmental agencies

  • Main Auditorium: Data lifecycle, data citation and data integration frameworks – technical progress
    • Moderators: Matt Mayernik; Ruth Duerr; Mark Parsons
    • Notes
  • Room 3131: Technical progress, experience and best practices on data interoperability
    • Moderators: Jeff de La Beaujardiere; Sky Bristol
    • Notes
  • Room 2126: Connections among distributed data repositories – looking forward
    • Moderators: Chris Lynnes, Peter Fox, Dave Blodgett
    • Notes
  • Room 2503: Vocabularies for data annotation and service
    • Moderators: Xiaogang Ma; Cyndy Chandler
    • Notes

Dinner on your own

June 19, 2014, Thursday
8:00am Breakfast on your own
9:00-10:00am Review of Second Breakout Video
Data lifecycle, data citation and data integration frameworks – technical progress
Technical progress, experience and best practices on data interoperability
Connections among distributed data repositories – looking forward
Vocabularies for data annotation and service
10:00-10:20am Break
10:20-12:00pm Synthesis

  • Discuss reports from First and Second Breakouts, focus on the action items
  • Workshop Report: Topic and Section Themes, Draft
  • Video
  • Notes

12:00pm-1:00pm Lunch, then close of workshop