AIP Telecon 2012-05-15 Notes

This telecon was recorded.
The telecon was chaired by Herve Caumont

  • AIP E-mail lists - under development
    • AIP Plenary e-mail list is for general announcements
      • For example announce WG telecons to plenary
      • Use WG lists for extended technical discussion
    • AIP-5 WG leaders, including "plenary-direct" Leaders
      • Created.
    • Working Group e-mail lists created.
      • Reuse: Disaster, Energy, Health, Water
      • Reuse: Data Sharing
      • Reuse with name Change: AIP-3 End-to-End to AIP-5 System Design
      • New: Agriculture, UID, GCI Research, Tutorials
      • Lucia to consider if list for Capacity Building is desired
      • For reused lists, George will send message to list defining change and providing link to de-register
    • Its now time for everyond to sign up for e-mail lists using the links on this page: AIP E-mail lists
    • Policies for AIP e-mail lists
      • e-mail lists are open to all involved in GEOSS.
      • Registration requests are approved by the moderator
      • Registration page is public for each list
      • List of registered persons on a list is only visible to the registered persons for that list
      • Should list archives be open to non-registered access, e.g., public access?- Please answer this in telecon on May 15
  • AIP-5 Twiki provided by GeoViQua
    • AIP5 twiki is public for reading
    • Requires registration for writing/editing
    • How to register? See presentation on AIP-5 Twiki from Kickoff
    • Each Working Group can establish a space 
      • It was discussed that  it is a good idea for each WG Twiki introductory page.
  • AIP-5 Schedule
    • SBA Scenarios: June 15 (Draft), Sep 1 (Update)
    • Use Cases: July 15 (Draft), Oct 1 (Update)
    • GCI/Broker: June 15 (Test Design), Sept 1 (Run Tests)  
    • Client server testing: Sept.
    • SBA Testing: October 1
    • GEO Plenary: November, Brazil.
  • Reports on SBA Topics
    • Disaster WG: Herve Caumont
    • Water WG: Matt Austin and Stefan Fuest
      • Herve presented the Water SBA draft charter on behalf of Matt
    • Health WG: Ingo Simonis
    • Agriculture WG: Liping Di
    • Energy: Lionel Menard
      • Lionel indicated that we will receive a new response for extended participation to the Energy WG
      • Therefore, this may lead to the effective management of a WG
  • AOB
    • IIB Action to IN-05 on Community Portals and Application Clients
      • Promote Community Portals and Application Clients that can access the GCI
      • Access GCI via Discovery Broker (document from Stefano Nativi, CNR defines the interface)
      • Launch as helper application (Use case developed in GCI Research WG)
      • Desire handling of GEOSS Data-CORE
      • To be listed on main GEO Web site: earthobservations.org
      • Initial list in 2 weeks to IIB from IN-05