2016 Summer Meeting Drones Field Trip Update (Posted: Tuesday 10:00am)

The Drone Field Trip is upon us! 

Looking at the weather forecast, it is supposed to be quite hot and possibly rainy in the afternoon. We are hoping that all will go forward as planned, but please do keep in mind that this will be a weather dependent event. 

Current Drone Field Trip Plan:

Today (Tuesday):The final ESIP Session is at 5:30pm, which which will give you just enough time to grab: sunglasses, hat, outdoor adventure clothing, rain gear before:

5:50pm -- Meet at the Marriott LobbyWe will discuss Logistics, Mission...

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Recreational Drones and STEM Education: Two Talks on July 19

Tune in to six short talks related to Recreational Drones and STEM Education on Tuesday July 19 via two 30-minute sessions!

Remote Participation Link
Remote Participation Access Code 764-163-481
Remote Participation Phone # +1 (224) 501-331

10:00-10:30am EST

Sensors and Drones: Connecting for Science
Lindsay Barbieri, UVM
Exploration of connecting & using earth monitoring sensors with recreational drones (carbon...

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ESIP Summer Meeting: What to Know Before You Go

We're just four days away from the 2016 ESIP Summer Meeting. Here's what we’d like you to know before you join us in Durham.  
Meeting Website and Schedule. All meeting details are online at We have a new online schedule tool, Sched, which allows you to customize your schedule and see who else is planning to go to the same sessions—plus Sched is mobile-friendly....

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Connecting Communities: identifying synergies between international integration initiatives

Do you find yourself calling in to multiple working groups on the same topic, for example, Semantics? Data Rescue? Data management and preservation? Do you feel like you live in a universe where you discuss your favorite research topic on monthly or biweekly GoToMeeting or WebEx calls? Do you vigorously nod your head when you read the following sentence: Volunteer fatigue has become a serious obstacle to advancing the important efforts of data and cyberinfrastructure communities of practice.
You probably just want access to all of the relevant information for your interests, wherever...

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