Summer 2007 Meeting Agenda

From Federation of Earth Science Information Partners

Draft UN-AGENDA for SUMMER 2007 Meeting

MAJOR THEME: ESIP Forum

the ESIP Forum: Working together to solve each other's problems

There is a style of meeting called "Open Space" that has been developing as an un-agenda form of meeting:

Check out their website:

[Welcome to Open Space]

Check out this report of the NY barcamp by Wired: [Wired Barcamp Story]bruce c 13:06, 3 October 2006 (EDT)

SUB THEME: Streamlining ESIP Activities

DAY ONE: plenaries and large group discussions

morning

Afternoon

Evening

Poster session

DAY TWO: Small groups--Open Space Discussions

morning

BREAKFAST: getting the meeting going! Putting session ideas on THE BOARD

TWO ONE-HOUR sessions... 5? breakout rooms and round-table discussions in the dining room

LUNCH: report-outs from morning sessions... NEW BOARD for afternoon sessions at END of lunch

Afternoon

TWO ONE HOUR sessions... then a LONG BREAK (90 minutes)...

GENERAL MEETING back in dining room:

30 minutes of REPORTING OUT...

FINAL ONE-HOUR sessions

END OF DAY REPORTING OUT... with no-host BEVERAGES.

Day THREE

MORNING

ESIP Organizational meetings and business...

Assembly time... conversations with Staff

ADD-ONS

BUS to taliesin

[Taliesin]


GOLF CLUSTER... to where?