Summer 2010 Meeting

From Earth Science Information Partners (ESIP)

ESIP Federation Summer 2010

The outline below comprises the outline for elements of the ESIP Federation Summer Meeting (July 20-23, 2010 at the University of Tennessee in Knoxville). The program is beginning to evolve. Feel free to contribute your ideas below.


  • Energy and Climate

Possible Speakers

Jim Rogers, Duke Energy
Jim Hansen, NASA
Walt Warnick, OSTI/Dept. of Energy

  • use of data
  • integrity of data

Tom Wilbanks, ORNL
Jim Hack, ORNL
Jeff Christian, Zero Footprint Homes
Susan Moser,
Someone from UTK Baker Center (
California Energy Commission
Military/National Security

Potential Breakout Tracks

  • Science Communication (or a possible workshop topic)
communicating with media
communicating with public
using social media for communication
using visualizations as communication methods

Technical Workshops

Education Workshops

Open Meeting Day

NASA Standards Process Group - All day, July 22 - Tentative topic: Reference Architectures and Standards for Decadal Survey Data Systems

Poster Session

FUNding Friday

Possible Side trips

Relevant Links

UT Conference Center (