ESDSWG Meeting

From Earth Science Information Partners (ESIP)

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Tuesday November 1, 2011

8:00-8:30 Registration/Check-in
8:30-8:45 ESDSWG Manager\'s Welcome (F. Lindsay)
8:45-9:00 Welcome from the ESDIS Project (D. Lowe, Project Manager)
9:00-9:40 WG 2011 Accomplishments: Technology Infusion (K. Moe)
9:40-10:10 WG 2011 Accomplishments: Metrics Planning & Reporting (H. Ramapriyan)
10:10-10:35 Break
10:35-11:05 WG 2011 Accomplishments: Software Reuse (C. Mattmann)
11:05-11:50 WG 2011 Accomplishments: Standards Process (R. Ullman)
11:50 AM-12:00 PM The Meeting Ahead: ESDSWG Restructuring (F. Lindsay)
12:00-1:15 PM Lunch (no-host)
1:15-2:00 PM Town Hall Meeting: ESDSWG Restructuring Plan (J. Walter and F. Lindsay)
2:00-2:30 PM NASA ESDIS 2012 Technology Directions (K. Murphy)
2:30-3:00 PM ESDSWG Feedback Q&A, Charge to WGs (J. Walter and F. Lindsay)
3:00-3:15 PM Break
3:15-3:40 PM NASA ACCESS Program Emerging Capabilities (S. Berrick)
3:40-5:30 PM Breakout Session I
6:30-7:30 PM ESDSWG Leadership Dinner (TBD)

Wednesday, November 2

8:30-10:35 AM Breakout Session II
10:35-10:50 AM Break
10:50 AM-12:15 PM Breakout Session III
12:15-1:15 PM Lunch (no-host)
1:15-2:00 PM Enabling Access to NASA Data Through Open Standards (Nadine Alameh)
2:00-2:30 PM Satellite Observations for CMIP5 (Robert Ferraro, JPL)
2:30-3:00 PM A Look into the Apache OODT Ecosystem (Chris Mattmann, JPL)
3:00-3:30 PM Results from ACCESS Pis (Steve Berrick)
3:30-3:50 PM Break
3:50-5:30 PM Breakout Session IV
6:00-7:30 PM ACCESS Posters, Demos and Discussion (no-host Social)

Thursday, November 3

8:30-10:15 AM Breakout Session V
10:15-10:30 AM Break
10:30-10:45 AM WG Feedback on Technology Plan Overview (J. Walter)
10:45-11:05 AM Technology Infusion (K. Moe)
11:05-11:25 AM Standards Process (R. Ullman)
11:25-11:50 AM Software Reuse (C. Mattmann)
11:50 AM-12:05 PM Metrics Planning and Reporting (H. Ramapriyan)
12:05-1:15 PM Lunch
1:15-2:15 PM Open Discussions on Organization and New Topics (ALL)
2:15-3:00 PM Next ESDSWG Joint Meeting (ALL)
3:00 PM - Close 2011 Annual Meeting Closing

TIWG Breakout Sessions

Session 1 Tuesday

3:40 – 5:30 pm

  • Follow up discussion on working groups reorganization and ESDIS technology directions.
  • Planning and prioritization of future activities and confirmation of day 2 agenda.
Session 2 Wednesday

8:30 – 10:35 am

Semantic Web
  • Semantic web intro (20 mins), Discussion of technology stack - what's missing? What to target for tutorials and the testbed? (30 mins)
  • 2012 planning - organizing demos, difficulty of modeling and ontology development, strategies for moving forward with semantic web. (40 mins)
  • Discovery intro - data and service casting standards (30 mins)
Session 3 Wednesday

10:50am - 12:15pm

Data Stewardship
  • NASA Earth Science Data Preservation Content Specification, Rama (20 mins)
  • What is NASA doing about identifiers and citations?, John Moses (20 mins)
  • 2012 Planning session (30 mins)
Session 4 Wednesday

3:50pm - 5:30pm

  • SIO review (20 mins)
  • Interoperability pain points / interoperability rants (30 mins)
  • 2012 planning (30 mins)
  • Splinter groups (20 mins) [Split into smaller teams to work on specific topics.]
    • Discussion and planning for discovery
    • Taxonomy of technologies, standards, and best practices
    • Future planning
Session 5 Thursday

8:30-9:30 am

  • Tech talk: Webification/pomegranate, Zhangfan Xing (15 mins)
  • Subgroup & splinter group report back (25 mins)
  • Final planning issues and wrap-up (20 mins)

SRWG Breakout Sessions

Tuesday, 3:30pm-5:30pm 1st Reuse WG Convening

Topics Intro to the Software Reuse WG How to align the Reuse WG in light of the ESDSWG restructuring

  • what topics should we be working on?
  • what topics on our list should we drop off?
  • open source: do it more and more
  • talk about some of the projects for maybe 5 mins: maybe try and relate it to open source
  • how does the work that individuals there are doing align with the working group
  • try and come out of this with some kind of an initial draft on general directions and ideas
  • discuss what came out of various meetings on open source (e.g., NASA OSS, and ESIP Summer Meeting 2011)
  • leverage our current capabilities, and brainstorming session
  • introduce the documents that we have been working on
Wednesday, 8:30am-10:35am 2nd Reuse WG Convening
  • discussion of RRL document (45 mins)
  • discussion of Software Packaging document (45 mins)
  • updates, and collect feedback from WG members
  • plan to finalize documents (roll revision) in the next year
Wednesday, 10:50am-12:15pm 3rd Reuse WG Convening
  • Community feedback session
  • collect feedback from Reuse WG community
  • what should we focus on at AGU that's related to reuse?
  • any one interested in particular technologies, or reuse or open source at ApacheCon?
  • relation to existing data system projects
  • form a panel to explore commonalities amongst people and projects (consisting of some internal members but also people we meet on first day). We did something similar last year
Wednesday, 3:30pm-5:30pm 4th Reuse WG Convening
  • dry run AGU talks (2 hours)
  • discuss ApacheCon NA special session
  • discuss our plans to infuse RRLs
Thursday, 8:30am-9:30am 5th Reuse WG Convening
  • report back slides
  • finalize what the group is going to be working on
  • discussion of the meeting, and important topics that came up


Session 1: Where We Are and the Way Forward Tuesday, 3:40 – 5:30 pm
  • Welcome and MPARWG Meeting Plan
  • ESDSWG Restructuring
  • Disposition of Action Items from 2010 ESDSWG / MPARWG Meeting
  • Brief Summary of FY2011 Metrics Reporting
  • MCT Changes
  • EMS - MCT Bridge
Session 2 Product Quality Metrics Wednesday, 8:30 – 10:35 am
  • Product Quality Metrics - Where We Are and Moving Forward
  • Product Quality Work session
Session 3 Product Quality Metrics Wednesday, 10:50am - 12:15pm
  • Work session
  • Conclusions / Results
Session 4 Citation Metrics Reporting Wednesday, 3:50pm - 5:30pm
  • Summary of Project Reporting of Citation Metrics
  • Review and discuss projects' methods and experience
  • Plan for Citation Metrics in 2012
Session 5 Wrap Up Thursday, 8:30-9:30 am
  • Action Items from the 2011 workshop, Work Plan for 2012
  • Break for Preparation of MPARWG Report-Out


Session 1 Tuesday, 3:40 – 5:30 pm
  • Discussion: steps to actively implement new working group structure and goals – Richard Ullman
Session 2 Wednesday, 8:30 – 10:35 am
  • Implementation of the Lineage Model – Liping Di
  • Provenance Collection and Display Tools for the AMSR-E SIPS – Helen Conover
  • Provenance Services for Tracking Production of Multi-Sensor Merged Climate Data Records – Hook Hua
  • Geoscience Data Curation Using a Digital Object Model and Open-Source Frameworks: Provenance Applications: Jerry Pan
  • Provenance-enabled Automatic Data Publication– Peter Slaughter
Session 3 Wednesday, 10:50am - 12:15pm
  • MENDS & ISO study – SJSK
  • Next steps for NASA ISO after MENDS – Ted Habermann
  • Practical Application of the OpenSearch Convention to Earth Science Data Discovery - Chris Lynnes
Session 4 Wednesday, 3:50pm - 5:30pm
  • Measuring the Quality of Satellite Remote Sensing Data: Update on Efforts with QA4EO– Ross Bagwell
  • Remote Sensing Level 2+ data quality issues and challenges – Greg Leptoukh
  • Ref Architecture – Michael Burnett
Session 5 Thursday, 8:30-9:30 am
  • SPG Working Group Business session – Richard Ullman