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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 Call for Community Fellows Program—Applications due Oct. 5

ESIP Community Fellows are graduate students interested in bridging the gap between informatics and Earth Science. This fellowship provides students a chance to work closely with professionals in an interdisciplinary, cross-sector group (ESIP collaboration area) on current Earth Science problems. Community fellows become engaged in ESIP collaboration areas as rapporteurs, documenting group activities on monthly telecons and at ESIP’s semi-annual meetings (Summer/Winter). As fellows become...

Earth Science Information Partners (ESIP) Lab: Spring 2018 Request for Incubator-Project Proposals

The Earth Science Information Partners ( ESIP ) Lab is happy to announce our spring 2018 request for Incubator-project proposals. ESIP is one of SGCI's partners . For this round of funding, ESIP Lab have identified the following topics as emergent 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 technologies slated for operational use.  Modernization...

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  

Summer Meeting for the Earth Science Information Partners (ESIP)

The theme for the 2017 Summer Meeting for the Earth Science Information Partners (ESIP) is Strengthening Ties Between Observations and User Communities. The meeting will take place July 25-28, 2017 in Bloomington, Indiana, and will also be live-streamed on  YouTube .  On July 26, 2017, from 4:00-5:30 pm, there will be a breakout meeting entitled " Science Gateways for Earth Science ." The goal of the session is to increase the awareness of the potential for science gateways in...