Discovery Telecon 2016-08-09

From Earth Science Information Partners (ESIP)

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  • Tuesday, August 8th, 2016. 4:00pm ET / 1:00pm PT

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You can also dial in using your phone. United States: +1 (224) 501-3312 Access Code: 131-281-357


Doug Newman

Sam Silva

Ruth Duerr


Ed Armstrong

Soren Scott

Chris Lynnes

David Neufeld

Pending Actions

  • ESRI and Open Search Best Practices - Sam, In Progress.
  • Re-visit NCEI geoportal server OpenSearch capabilities using CWICSmart OpenSearch Client - Sam, Yuanjie Li, In Progress
  • Pivot towards relevancy


  • Need for CSW Best Practices?
  • Summer ESIP meeting
  • Recap and actions?
  • Pivot towards relevancy?


Discovery is currently co-chaired by Doug and Ruth

Ruth will be stepping down, David Neufeld will take her place

Discovery will pivot to search relevancy. Ruth noted that many are still interested in improving the discovery services

Need for CSW Best Practices?

  • Tabling this idea for now, due to a lack of broader community interest.
  • Potentially keep these in mind as different orgaizations come up with different validators
  • Talk to Lewis Bermudez for collaboration

Summer ESIP Meeting

  • Sessions and discussion notes are posted on the commons

Recap and actions?

  • Coordinate leadership conversations
  • Get open search up and continuing

Pivot towards relevancy?

  • Yes