February 23

From Federation of Earth Science Information Partners

On the call: Rob Raskin, Chuck Hutchison, Carol Meyer, Erin Robinson, Richard Allen, Ana Prados, Howard Burrows, Brian Wee (NEON)

NSF Funding opportunity with evaluation/metrics theme http://www.nsf.gov/funding/pgm_summ.jsp?pims_id=501084

Follow up Evaluation Workshop - need to come up with an outline to send to Anne Also need to decide whether it will be stand alone, part of Summer Meeting, or one day before the Summer Meeting. Possible Workshop items: 1) how to do an evaluation 2) Case Studies 3) NOAA Risas (Chuck to contact Dan and look into that) 4) Hands-on component)

Winter Esip meeting Decisions Breakout sessions: Possible topics: 1) How the quality of the data inputs and the services used to deliver the data impact the quality of decision-making activities --Jim Geringer, ESRI may be able to help us with Summer Meeting talks/topics.