AIP-5 Kickoff Workshop

The AIP-5 Kickoff Workshop will be held May 3-4, in Geneva at the UNEP International Environment House #1.  The main purposes of workshop are to form the AIP-5 Working Groups and to agree on plans and initial designs in each WG. 

 

The Kickoff Workshop is one of two times that the Pilot participants will meet face-to-face during an AIP phase. All organizations responding to the GEO AIP-5 Call for Participation (CFP) should plan to attend the workshop. The AIP Development Process states the objectives of the Kickoff Workshop as: 

  • To begin the development portion of AIP-5 
  • To develop detailed plans for AIP-5
  • To develop specific collaboration and interoperability goals for AIP-5
  • To develop the detailed design based on the GEOSS AIP Architecture
  • To develop user scenarios suitable for directing development of Operational Exemplars.


Kickoff Workshop Sessions - DRAFT

Location: Rooms 2, 4, and 5 of the UNEP International Environment House 1.  Rooms 4 and 5 are 15 persons maximum, room 2 is 25 persons maximum.

Thursday, May 3rd

 Start
(Duration)

Activity

0900
(105)

Opening Plenary - Agenda
Room: 2 
Telecon/Webex: OPlenary

1045
(15)

Refreshment Break

1100
(90)

Parallel Session 1a:
Topic: Water SBA
Room: 2

Parallel Session 1b:
Topic:  Energy SBA
Room: 4

Parallel Session 1c:
Topic:   Quality Data Model   
Room: 5

1230
(60)

Lunch

1330
(90)

Parallel Session 2a:
Topic: Disaster Mgmt
Room: 2

Parallel Session 2b:
Topic: 
Room: 4

Parallel Session 2c:
Topic: WaterML
Room:5

1500
(15)

Refreshment Break

1515
(90)

Parallel Session 3a:
Topic: Agriculture SBA
Room: 2

Parallel Session 3b:
Topic: Crowd Sourcing
Room: 4

Parallel Session 3c:
Topic: System Design
Room:5

1645

(15)

Brief Plenary for coordination

1700

Adjourn

 

Friday, May 4th - DRAFT

Start
(Duration)
Activity
0900
(105)

Parallel Session 4a:
Topic: Health SBA
Room: 2

Parallel Session 4b:
Authentication and Metrics

Room:4
Parallel Session 4c:
Topic:  System Design
Room: 5
1045
(15)
Refreshment Break
1100
(90)
Parallel Session 5a:
Topic: Semantics
Room: 2
Parallel Session 5b:
Licenses for GEOSS Data-CORE
Room: 4
Parallel Session 5c:
Topic: GCI Research
Room: 5
1230
(60)
Lunch
1330
(75)
Closing Plenary Agenda
Telecon/Webex: CPlenary 
Room: 2
1445
(15)
Refreshment Break
1500
(60)
Closing Plenary Agenda - continued
Telecon/Webex: CPlenary 
Room: 2
1630 Adjourn

 

 


Opening Plenary Agenda - DRAFT

0900 to 1045

Telecon/Webex: OPlenary

Links are to DRAFT presentations that will be updated before the Plenary.

Time
(Duration)
Topic Speaker
0900
(05)
Introduction of Plenary Agenda

0905
(05)
Welcome to UNEP

Gregory
Giuliani  

0910
(20)

GEO
Task IN-05: AIP and SIF – 
setting the stage for AIP-5 development

George Percivall
0930
(10)
GCI Overview
Steve Browdy
0945
(60)
Session introductions
(12 sessions * 5 minutes)
Session leads
1045 Adjourn to sessions
 

 

 



 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


Closing Plenary Agenda- DRAFT

Telecon/Webex: CPlenary

Time Topic
Speaker
1330
(75)

Summaries of Parallel Sessions (15 min *5 sessions)

Session leaders
1445
(15)
Refreshment Break (15 min)
 
1500
(75)
 Reports from sessions, continued (15 min *5 sessions)
Session leaders
1615
(15)
Task Planning :
communications, schedule, web presences, collaboration resources (15 min)
George Percivall
1630 Closing
 

 

 


Parallel Session Topics and Leaders 

Co-leads for each session are  listed.  Additional co-leads may be identified. 

Session leader responsibilities

  1. Prepare a slide or two for opening plenary
  2. Organize the Parallel Session, including inviting presentations in advance.
  3. Prepare summary of session for closing plenary session.

SBA sessions:

  • Disaster Management
    • Session Leader: Herve Caumont
    • Topics: preparedness
      and mitigation
    • Session Page 
  • Water
    • Session Leader: Jeff de La Beaujardiere
    • Topics: Improving water-resource management
      through better understanding of the water cycle
    • Session Page - Link TBS
  • Health:
    • Session Leaders:  Ingo Simonis, Angel Palomares Pérez
    • Topics:  Air
      pollution; Waterborne
      diseases
    • Session Page - Link TBS
  • Agriculture
    • Session Leader: Liping Di
    • Topics:
    • Session Page - Link TBS
  • Energy SBA

Technology sessions

  • User Authentication and Metrics
    • Session Leaders: Steve Browdy, Lucia Lovison 
    • Topics:
    • Session Page - TBD
  • Quality Data Model for producers and consumers:  
    • Session Leader: Joan Maso
    • Topics:
    • Session Page - TBD
  • Semantics:
    • Session Leader: Masahiko Nagai
    • Topics:
    • Session Page - Link TBS
  • Licenses for GEOSS Data-CORE
    • Session Leader: Steve Browdy
    • Topics:
    • Session Page - Link TBS
  • GCI Research topics:
    • Session Leader: Stefano Nativi
    • Topics: Discovery and Access Broker, Launching Enabler Applications
    • Session Page - Link TBS
  • System Design:
    • Session Leader: Larry McGovern, Herve Caumont
    • Topics: GEOSS AIP Architecture, use of RM-ODP viewpoints, UML models, SBA Scenario models, Transverse Use Cases
    • Session Page - Link TBS
  • WaterML/Water Information Services:  
    • Session Leader: Stefan Fuest 
    • Topics: WaterML encoding for hydrology based on GML and O&M.
    • Session Overview - Link TBS
  • Crowd Sourcing:
    • Session Leader:
    • Topics:  
    • Session Overview - Link TBS
  • Mobile Client Applications:
    • Session Leaders: Ingo Simonis, Angel Palomares Pérez
    • Topics:
    • Session Page - Link TBS

 


AIP-5 Kickoff Workshop Logistics

  • Dates: 3-4 May 2012
    • 9 am to 5 pm on each day
  • Location: UNEP International Enviromental House
    • Building #1, Rooms 2, 4 and 5
    • 11-13 Chemin des Anémones, 1219 Chatelaine, Geneva, Switzerland
    • Tel: +41 22 917 8619
  • Directions to UNEP
    • General Directions
    • Bus 22 -
      • Get off at the bus stop Châtelaine
        • Walk up to the corner by the Pont de l'Ecu, turn right and walk two short blocks.
    • Bus 6 - goes from Gare Cornavin to Châtelaine
    • If you are staying at the hotel in Geneva for the duration of your stay Geneva public transport network are FREE.  Just ask for it in the establishment where you stay, you will receive a personal and non-document format of a credit card.
    • free bus ticket from the airport (scroll to the middle of the page):

 

 

 


Telecon/webex Logistics

The telecon and webex reservations have been made as listed below.

Telecon and webex to be provided for plenary only.

Open Plenary Telecon/Webex

Closing Plenary Telecon/Webex