Program Committee

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ESIP Program Committee [formerly known as ExCom]


  • Christine White, President
  • Steve Diggs, Vice President
  • Helen Conover, Chair, Finance
  • Nancy Hoebelheinrich, Chair, Partnership
  • Mike Daniels, Chair, Governance
  • Matt Mayernik, Chair, Data Stewardship
  • Shelley Olds, Chair, Education
  • Rich Signell, Chair, IT & I
  • Tracey Pilone, Chair, Nominations
  • Beth Huffer, Chair, Semantic Technologies



2nd Tuesday of the month at 3 pm Eastern

Next Telecon, May 9, 3 pm EDT
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    • “How to talk about ESIP” ideas and how to grow ESIP ambassadors
    • How to document ESIP success stories - there is a technical and programmatic effort. As easy as tagging posts with #esipfed or some other hashtag, but then what do we do all the tagged content, where do we consolidate that, is that how we want to proceed with capturing success stories - let's think about this
      • NOAA has some existing framework resources on this, EarthCube is also using NOAA's work on this.

Telecon Minutes

Program Committee draft notes
Program Committee historical notes

2016 Work Plan

Past ExCom Workspaces

To see prior year work plans and links