AGU Data Fair

16 December 2015, 3:30 PM - 4:30 PM

Moscone North - Hall D

Ticketing Type:

Open To All

Section/Focus Group or Subject Matter:

Earth and Space Science Informatics (ESSI)

AGU Data Fair
15-17 December
3:30-4:30 P.M.
Exhibit Hall, Booth 940/942

There are many new challenges and opportunities provided by the growing importance of and requirements around Earth and space science data. AGU is hosting a Data Fair at the Fall Meeting where you can learn about the latest developments via a daily panel discussion featuring representatives from publishers, funders, and data repositories.

Wednesday Panel: Leveraging Repositories for Bigger Science
Moderator: Mohan Ramamurthy, Council of Data Facilities and University Corporation for Atmospheric Research (UCAR)
Panelists: Tim Ahearn, Incorporated Research Institutions for Seismology (IRIS)
Martin Seul, Consortium of Universities for the Advancement of Hydrologic Science, Inc. (CUAHSI)
Steve Worley, National Center for Atmospheric Research (NCAR)

Related Events:

Monday Town Hall: TH15B: A Conversation with DJ Patil, Chief Data Scientist of the United States
14 December 2015; 6:15-7:15 P.M.
Moscone South, Room 104

Tuesday Panel: The Future of Connected Geoscience Publishing
Moderator: 
Brooks Hanson, American Geophysical Union
Panelists: 
Yolanda Gil, University of Southern California and EarthCube
Kirsten Ratan, Coko Foundation
Todd Toler, VP Digital Product Management, Wiley
Dan Whaley, Hypothes.is

Thursday Panel: Making Data Matter: Improving Data Practices in the Geosciences
Moderator: Erin Robinson, Earth Science Information Partners Federation (ESIP)
Panelists: Cyndy Chandler, Biological and Chemical Oceanography Data Management Office, Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution
Peter Fox, Tetherless World Constellation, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
Ted Habermann, The HDF Group
Jeff de La Beaujardiere, NOAA