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Participate in the Summative Evaluation of GEOSS!

The Group on Earth Observation (GEO) has launched the sixth and summative evaluation of the Global Earth Observation System of Systems (GEOSS) 2005 – 2015.

  • Evaluation Scope: Entire period of the first 10-Year Implementation Plan and full range of Societal Benefit Areas (Agriculture, Biodiversity, Climate, Disasters, Ecosystems, Energy, Health, Water, & Weather) and Transverse Areas (Architecture, Capacity Building, Science and Technology, & User Engagement).
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ESIP Update: Nominations & 2015 Winter Meeting Updates | News from HDF , RPI, SEA Conference, GEO XI Plenary, AGU
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Foundation for Earth Science Names New Executive Director

The Board of Directors of the Foundation for Earth Science has named Erin Robinson as its new Executive Director. Ms. Robinson began working with the Foundation as a graduate student in 2004.  Since 2010, she has served as the Information and Virtual Community Director for the Foundation.

Passionate about fostering innovation through collaboration across diverse constituents, Ms. Robinson operates at the intersection of community informatics, Earth science and nonprofit management. ...

ESIP Update: Get Involved - 2015 Nominations, Member Highlight: Climate Data Solutions | News from JMGL CFP, NASA, DataOne & Leptoukh Workshop
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Member Highlight: Climate Data Solutions

Climate Data Solutions LLC has the expertise to help businesses and communities better formulate their climate related problems, design solutions that minimize risk and enhance opportunities, and identify and access the right data and tools for the task.

Why we participate in ESIP:

I am interested in participating in ESIP's activities...

ESIP Update: Drupal Replay - Backup & Migration, Meeting Registration Open & News from #NSFPolarDataVis, #ScidataCon2104, DataOne, EarthCube, NASA
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NSF DataViz Hackathon for Polar CyberInfrastructure - Call for Remote Participation

The NSF DataViz Hackathon for Polar CyberInfrastructure will bring together Polar researchers, Cyber Infrastructure experts, Data Visualiation experts, and members of the community interested in connecting technology, science and communication.

The Hackathon website is located at:

The Hackathon will take place tomorrow, Monday,...

Member Highlight: The Goddard Earth Sciences Data and Information Services Center (GES DISC)

The Goddard Earth Sciences Data and Information Services Center (GES DISC) is one of twelve NASA Earth Science data centers, also known as Distributed Active Archive Centers (DAACs), each specializing in one or more specific Earth science disciplines (

ESIP Update: Winter Meeting Registration Open, ESIP Innovator w/ Simon Hodson, Member Highlight: StormCenter | News from CLEAN, OGC, NASA, CIESIN & UN
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ESIP Innovator: Simon Hodson, CODATA Executive Director

Simon Hodson is Executive Director of CODATA, an organisation formed in 1966, whose mission is to strengthen international science for the benefit of society by promoting improved scientific and technical data management and use. He also sits on the Board of Directors of the Dryad data repository, a not-for-profit initiative to make the data underlying scientific...

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