23 November 2015 | Boulder, CO — Earth Science Information Partners (ESIP) and the Climate Literacy and Energy Awareness Network (CLEAN) have partnered to bring two live teleconferences from the 21st Conference of the Parties (COP21), the United Nations Climate Change Conference, to educators, schools and communities.
ESIP has appointed seven student fellows who will contribute their expertise to a variety of Earth science data issues.
16 November 2015 | Boulder, CO — Earth Science Information Partners (ESIP) has announced its 2016 class of student fellows. The fellowship provides Earth and computer science graduate students and postdoctoral researchers the opportunity to bridge the gap between informatics and Earth Science, and work closely with professionals in ESIP’s interdisciplinary, cross-sector groups on current Earth science problems.
January 15, 2015 — The Federation for Earth Science Information Partners (ESIP) held their Winter Meeting, January 6-8, 2015 on the theme of “Earth Science and Data in Support of Food Resilience: Climate, Energy, Water Nexus". ESIP President Peter Fox said, “Once again the Winter Meeting theme reinforced how the Federation pushes the community limits of 'making data matter'. The quality and standing of the plenary speakers and panels, and the breadth and depth of the technical sessions is a testament to ESIP's vision.
January 15, 2015 — The Federation of Earth Science Information Partners (ESIP) is proud to announce the recipients of the 2015 Martha Maiden Lifetime Achievement Award and the President’s award. Both awards recognized community members that have made outstanding contributions to ESIP and the broader Earth science data and informatics community.
August 11, 2014 - The Federation of Earth Science Information Partners (ESIP), in conjunction with the National Academy of Science’s Board on Research Data Initiatives (BRDI), held the workshop, “Planning for a Community Study of Scientific Data Infrastructure”, on January 7, 2014 in Washington, D.C. The workshop was designed to frame a community study of challenges and opportunities associated with scientific data infrastructure (SDI).
Oak Ridge National Laboratory's Mercury- Metadata Data Management System received the Certificate of Registration from the United States Copyright Office.
Copyright Effective date June 18, 2013.
Authors: Ranjeet Devarakonda, Giriprakash Palanisamy, James M. Green and Bruce E. Wilson
Mercury-Metadata Data Management System TXu 1-873-934 CR No. 50000002
Washington, DC, January 11, 2012– The ESIP Federation held its winter meeting in Washington, DC from January 4-6, 2012, with more than 170 participants attending. Focused on a theme of Connections Through Collaboration: Engaging Community Throughout the Data Life Cycle, the ESIP Federation heard from experts, practitioners and users about current and future collaborations.
January 10, 2012 —The Assembly of the Federation of Earth Science Information Partners (ESIP Federation) elected seven new partner organizations, bringing total membership to more than 135 organizations. (See below for a complete list of new members). Partnership in the ESIP Federation is open to organizations that work with Earth science data and who wish to work across communities to expose, gather and enhance in-house capabilities in support of their organization’s own mandates.
September 2, 2011 — The Assembly of the Federation of Earth Science Information Partners (ESIP Federation) elected four new partner organizations, bringing total membership above 130 organizations, a record of strong growth during the 14-year history of ESIP. The new member organizations include (member type in parenthesis):