Federal Agency Panel on Data Policy with Representatives from EPA, NASA and NOAA

From Earth Science Information Partners (ESIP)

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The format of the session will be 3 20-minute short presentations from EPA, NASA and NOAA on the following:

-Mandate their agency has for data sharing/provision
-Limitations placed on the agency for data sharing
-Existing capabilities for providing data & services and what’s planned for the future
-Who the known user communities are that the agency is attempting to serve (internal and external)

The last 30 minutes of the panel will be a Q&A/dialogue between the agency representatives and the audience.

Agency Representatives:

  • Margarita Gregg, NOAA's National Oceanographic Data Center
  • Martha Maiden, NASA's Data Systems Program Executive and Lawrence Friedl, NASA's Applied Sciences
  • Gary Foley, EPA's Office of Science Advisor and Jerry Johnston, EPA's Office of Environmental Information