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* Tuesday, July 10, 2012. 4:00pm ET / 1:00pm PT
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* WebEx Info:
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** Call-in toll-free number (US/Canada): 1-877-668-4493
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** Attendee access code: 231 407 50
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** To start the online portion of the Personal Conference meeting , go to https://esipfed.webex.com/mw0306ld/mywebex/default.do?siteurl=esipfed&service=1 and select the Discovery Cluster meeting.
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== Attendees ==
 
== Attendees ==
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* Erin Robinson
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* Chris Lynnes
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* Christine White
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* Eric Rozell
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* James Gallagher
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* Hook Hua
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* Nga Chung
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* Ken Keiser
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* Ruth Duerr
  
 
== Action Items ==
 
== Action Items ==
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* Eric, Hook, Nga, Chris, Christine, Ruth - prep slides for Hack-a-thon session
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* Chris - prep OpenSearch Intro for hack-a-thon session
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* Ruth - prep Casting Intro for hack-a-thon session
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* Chris - market the Hack-a-thon
  
 
== Past Action Items ==
 
== Past Action Items ==
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* Anyone - Pick a technology/language to mentor (or backup mentor) at the hack-a-thon!
 
* Anyone - Pick a technology/language to mentor (or backup mentor) at the hack-a-thon!
 
* Everyone - Review DCP-7 so you're informed when it goes up for vote!
 
* Everyone - Review DCP-7 so you're informed when it goes up for vote!
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== Agenda ==
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* Plan/Logistics for Discovery Hack-a-thon (Hook)
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** Refer to [[Discovery_Hack-a-thon_Details]]
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** Intro presentation
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** Plan for time allocations. Note we have 2 x 90-minute sessions.
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** Got mentors?
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** Machine/platform use
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** Marketing
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* Plan/Logistics/Agenda for Metadata Casting session for data, services and events (Brian)
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* Plan/Logistics for Open Source Software Evaluation (Yuanjie)
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* Agenda for Planning Meeting (Chris)
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** Discovery Change Proposal Status
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*** [[DCP-4 | DCP-4: OPeNDAP Links in the Atom <link/> element]] Ratified
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*** [[DCP-5 | DCP-5:  Valids and restrictions for query elements]]  Waiting for Response from OpenSearch community
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*** [[Discovery_Change_Proposal-6 | DCP-6: Adopt Dublin Core Date Specification in Atom Response]] Ratified
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*** [[Discovery_Change_Proposal-7 | DCP-7: Error Handling Best Practices for Discovery Repsonse]] Close to voting
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** Specification revision / SPG Submission
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** Overall next step directions for Discovery cluster
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*** coordination with EarthCube
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**** DDMA
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**** Interoperability
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**** Web Services
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**** Brokering
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**** Semantic Web ?
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*** coordination with ESC efforts
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*** coordination with Semantic Web cluster
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*** Next steps for Discovery Testbed
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*** Expand to Data Exploration?
  
 
==Notes ==
 
==Notes ==
  
 
=== Plan/Logistics for Discovery Hack-a-thon (Hook) ===
 
=== Plan/Logistics for Discovery Hack-a-thon (Hook) ===
* Got mentors?
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* Intro presentation
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* How to run the timing?
* Machine/platform use
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** Allot time to specific technology, or give broad overview and let everyone "go at it"?
* Marketing
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** What to do for those who will be bored with the coding part? Point is to show low-barriers of entry...
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** Casting, publishing, aggregation should be in non-coders
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** Have mentors for individual groups, and quickly go through coding part
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** Since there are two sessions, have coding and non-coding sessions
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** What if someone is interested in more than one?  People are stuck in one language for the whole ninety minutes...
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** Non-coders will need more help getting going, demos will be more appropriate
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** Final Decision: non-coders first (may continue into second session), then coder second session, split into quadrants...
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* Do we need a VM? (Probably not)
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** Not for any of the non-coder stuff... probably not for Perl, Python, or Java
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** Only the XSL transform has a dependency, and that's only on a JAR...
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* Chris, Hook, Ruth coordinate presentation order and introduction...
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* We will need to give intros for OpenSearch and *casting
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* If the tutorials seem brutally obvious, that's okay, people just need a push to start using
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* How to market?
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** Facebook, our own mailing lists, Google+ group, Twitter #esipfed
  
 
=== Plan/Logistics/Agenda for Metadata Casting session for data, services and events (Brian) ===
 
=== Plan/Logistics/Agenda for Metadata Casting session for data, services and events (Brian) ===
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* Brian was not in meeting
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* Ruth will be presenting
  
 
=== Plan/Logistics for Open Source Software Evaluation (Yuanjie) ===
 
=== Plan/Logistics for Open Source Software Evaluation (Yuanjie) ===
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* Yuanjie was not in meeting
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* Christine will be one of four presenters
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* Usability tests, data catalog, NDC experiences, etc...
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* Someone should capture relevant pieces to Discovery cluster
  
 
=== Agenda for Planning Meeting (Chris) ===
 
=== Agenda for Planning Meeting (Chris) ===
* DCP 5
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* DCP 7
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* DCP-4 and -6 are adopted
* Specification revision / SPG Submission
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* DCP-5 is back for rework
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* DCP-7 is Hook's
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* DCP pages should be updated (the summary pages should reflect ratification)
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* Need to focus on DCP-5 and DCP-7
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* Hopefully, the sessions won't get too detailed into the DCPs
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* The planning session should really focus on the overall next steps and ESDSWG standards submission
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* Important thing is to coordinate resources and people for next steps

Latest revision as of 11:16, July 19, 2012

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Attendees[edit | edit source]

  • Erin Robinson
  • Chris Lynnes
  • Christine White
  • Eric Rozell
  • James Gallagher
  • Hook Hua
  • Nga Chung
  • Ken Keiser
  • Ruth Duerr

Action Items[edit | edit source]

  • Eric, Hook, Nga, Chris, Christine, Ruth - prep slides for Hack-a-thon session
  • Chris - prep OpenSearch Intro for hack-a-thon session
  • Ruth - prep Casting Intro for hack-a-thon session
  • Chris - market the Hack-a-thon

Past Action Items[edit | edit source]

  • Chris Lynnes - Start a page of URLs and resources for the hack-a-thon
  • Chris Lynnes - Set up coordination page for mentors
  • Chris Lynnes - Work with Hook to get list of packages needed for the testbed VM
  • Chris Lynnes - Send out "marketing" message to esip-all
  • Hook Hua - What are you going to mentor?
  • Eric Rozell - Set up the VM on the ESIP shared account for people to use during the hack-a-thon
  • Anyone - Pick a technology/language to mentor (or backup mentor) at the hack-a-thon!
  • Everyone - Review DCP-7 so you're informed when it goes up for vote!

Agenda[edit | edit source]

Notes[edit | edit source]

Plan/Logistics for Discovery Hack-a-thon (Hook)[edit | edit source]

  • How to run the timing?
    • Allot time to specific technology, or give broad overview and let everyone "go at it"?
    • What to do for those who will be bored with the coding part? Point is to show low-barriers of entry...
    • Casting, publishing, aggregation should be in non-coders
    • Have mentors for individual groups, and quickly go through coding part
    • Since there are two sessions, have coding and non-coding sessions
    • What if someone is interested in more than one? People are stuck in one language for the whole ninety minutes...
    • Non-coders will need more help getting going, demos will be more appropriate
    • Final Decision: non-coders first (may continue into second session), then coder second session, split into quadrants...
  • Do we need a VM? (Probably not)
    • Not for any of the non-coder stuff... probably not for Perl, Python, or Java
    • Only the XSL transform has a dependency, and that's only on a JAR...
  • Chris, Hook, Ruth coordinate presentation order and introduction...
  • We will need to give intros for OpenSearch and *casting
  • If the tutorials seem brutally obvious, that's okay, people just need a push to start using
  • How to market?
    • Facebook, our own mailing lists, Google+ group, Twitter #esipfed

Plan/Logistics/Agenda for Metadata Casting session for data, services and events (Brian)[edit | edit source]

  • Brian was not in meeting
  • Ruth will be presenting

Plan/Logistics for Open Source Software Evaluation (Yuanjie)[edit | edit source]

  • Yuanjie was not in meeting
  • Christine will be one of four presenters
  • Usability tests, data catalog, NDC experiences, etc...
  • Someone should capture relevant pieces to Discovery cluster

Agenda for Planning Meeting (Chris)[edit | edit source]

  • DCP-4 and -6 are adopted
  • DCP-5 is back for rework
  • DCP-7 is Hook's
  • DCP pages should be updated (the summary pages should reflect ratification)
  • Need to focus on DCP-5 and DCP-7
  • Hopefully, the sessions won't get too detailed into the DCPs
  • The planning session should really focus on the overall next steps and ESDSWG standards submission
  • Important thing is to coordinate resources and people for next steps