The U.S. GLOBEC Georges Bank 1998 Scientific Investigators' Data Workshop is scheduled for September 8-15 at the University of New Hampshire. The Executive Committee discussed the workshop's agenda at the May 1 EXCO meeting and began with how to structure the workshop. In addition to the data analysis/presentation activities, the importance of producing reports on the following was discussed:
The following topic areas were identified for Data Analysis/Synthesis sessions at the workshop:
It was felt that work on the first two should be quite far along, while for the third and fourth, investigators will be at more initial stages in their analyses. It was also felt that investigators from the NOAA/COP Predator/Prey program should be invited to attend the workshop. In addition to the above sessions, three mechanisms for communicating results were identified:
The initial schedule of events - as identified so far - is (beginning on Tuesday, September 8):
T afternoon setup/evening session to review agenda, meeting objectives,Phase III funding and DSR overview W (AM) finish from Tuesday PM and review white paper topics Th F S S M cruise planning session (½ day) T DSR review W data management discussions
To be determined:
If you have suggestions for the agenda, please contact the Data Management Office.