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2015 DataONE Users Group Meeting Information

DataONE Users Group Meeting 2015

July 12th – 13th, Asilomar, California

Sunday July 12th

0730 Breakfast

0900 Session 1*: DataONE
Welcome and Introductions (DUG Co-Chairs)
Overview of DataONE and Update on Activities (Michener)

1000 Session 2*: Member Nodes
Overview of the Member Node network (Moyers)
Member Node lightning talks (MNs)

1050 Break

1110 Session 3*: Breakouts
Breakout 1*: Log reporting: data metrics and usage (Vieglais)
Breakout 2: Investigator Toolkit: Semantics & Provenance Updates (Jones)

1230 Lunch

1330 Session 4*: Breakouts
Breakout 3: Education and Outreach: DataONE’s online education activities (Wang)
Breakout 4*: Member Node Services and Slender Nodes (Vieglais)

1450 Break

1510 Sessions 5-7
Report back from Breakouts (Vieglais, Jones, Wang)
DUG Business Meeting (DUG Co-chairs)
Wrap-up Discussion / Q&A (Panel)

1630 Session 8: Pre-Dinner Reception and Poster Session

Monday July 13th

0730 Breakfast

0900 Session 9: Welcome and Summary of Previous Day

0920 Session 10: Community Led Roundtable Discussions
Roundtable 1: The Landscape of Big Data Initiatives (Koskela, Gayanilo)
Roundtable 2: Informatics/Data Management Education (Smith, Wang)

1030 Break

1050 Session 11: Community Led Roundtable Discussions
Roundtable 3: Metadata Quality (Habermann, Powers)
Roundtable 4: Open Data Policies (Simms, Eaker)

1200 Session 12: Report back from Roundtables

1230 Lunch

1330 Session 13*: Data Level Metrics
Overview of the NSF funded Making Data Count project, collaboration between the Public Library of Science, California Digital Library and DataONE. (Jones, Kratz, Budden)

1500 Adjourn

1600 Optional Guided Tour - Asilomar Ramble
Asilomar's most popular tour, the Ramble is an overview of the beginnings of Asilomar, Julia Morgan Architecture, and Natural Forest and Dune Preserve information. Easy walk over paths and roadways covering the "Historic Core" of the conference grounds and the Dunes Boardwalk.
Tour runs 1 hour; meet at the Phoebe Apperson Hearst Social Hall Deck at 4:00 p.m.

Please note: Agenda items marked with * will be live streamed / recorded. By attending these sessions you are agreeing to the possibility of your image, voice and discussion being recorded and broadcast.