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Increasing the Use and Value of Earth Science Data and Information: Attend the January 2019 ESIP Winter Meeting

The  Earth Science Information Partners  (ESIP)  2019 Winter Meeting  (Jan. 15-17, 2019 in Bethesda, MD) will focus on the theme "Increasing the Use and Value of Earth Science Data and Information." The meeting will include a number of exciting plenary talks and breakout sessions centered around existing and emerging Earth science data topics.   SGCI will take part by leading a breakout session entitled, "Approaching Sustainability with Techniques from an...

Earth Science Information Partners (ESIP) Lab: Fall 2018 Request for Proposals

The Earth Science Information Partners (ESIP) Lab has announced the release of its Fall 2018 Request for Proposals.  ESIP will provide up to $10K of seed funding for incubator-style projects that run 6-8 months and lie in the realm of good ideas ready to be tried out. They have identified the following topics as areas of need in the Earth science community, and for this RFP, project proposals that address these areas will be given priority. Proof-of-concept for emerging...

ESIP 2018 Summer Meeting—Data for Our Changing Earth: Realizing the Socioeconomic Value of Data

The Earth Science Information Partners (ESIP) 2018 Summer Meeting is Realizing the Socioeconomic Value of Data. The theme is based on one of the goals in the ESIP Strategic Plan, which provides a framework for ESIP's current activities.  The meeting will take place at Marriott University Park in Tucson, AZ, July 17-20, 2018.  Learn more about the meeting and register here:  http://meetings.esipfed.org/info