On 08/13/2012 04:22 PM, Peter Yim wrote:
> Dear All,
> We did not get a lot of responses to the "to-do" list.
> So, once again, please go over the more crucial action items,
> ref. http://ontolog.cim3.net/forum/mini-series-org/2012-08/msg00011.html#nid04
> and respond to this list.
> Some of the items are actually due tomorrow Tue Aug-14 (and others,
> are urgent too,) so, please consider this a friendly reminder.
> Please respond to this mail thread (or post details to the wiki, and
> then post the highlight here along with the link to your details
> Thanks & regards.=ppy
> ---------- Forwarded message ----------
> From: Peter Yim <peter.yim@xxxxxxxx
> Date: Wed, Aug 8, 2012 at 8:43 PM
> Subject: [EarthScienceOntolog] Proceedings: 2nd organizing committee
> meeting - Fri 2012.08.03
> To: EarthScienceOntolog Mini-series Planning <mini-series-org@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx
> The full proceedings of our Aug-3 (2nd) organizing committee meeting
> are now available online.
> See under: http://ontolog.cim3.net/cgi-bin/wiki.pl?EarthScienceOntolog/GettingOrganized#nid3DGD
> Please review and edit the details as they pertain to you (and what
> you brought up) to enhance the accuracy and granularity of the
> documented proceedings. Kindly take note of pertinent action items and
> act on them accordingly.
> In particular, the following are ones (not limited to these, of
> course) that need immediate attention:
> * we need MarkSchildhauer and MikeDean to confirm their acceptance of
> the co-chair roles, respectively for sessions 4 and 5. (Please start
> coordinating with your respective co-chairs for the session as well.)
> ... [Attn: Mark & Mike, please confirm]
> * we need Krishna to take the lead and try, possibly by enlisting
> NSF's help, to engage each and every one of the principals driving the
> upcoming seven (or so) Geo end-user workshops, to get involved and
> support this mini-series. First contacts to be made, hopefully, within
> this week.
> * the kick-off session is now scheduled for Thu 2012.08.23 a 2-Hr
> virtual panel session starting at 9:30am PDT / 12:30am EDT / 16:30
> UTC, with KrishnaSinha and LeoObrst co-chairing. Krishna and Leo,
> please supply the title, abstract, list of panelists and their talk
> title ASAP (hopefully by Tue Aug-14.)
> * it would be nice if all session co-chairs would turn in (say, also
> by Aug-14) their preliminary session title, abstract or session plan,
> and a list of candidate panelists you are planning to contact and
> engage (this is important for coordination reasons as it's almost the
> same pool of panelists that everyone may be working off.) Kindly take
> note of the general session guidelines as discussed under
> ** ... send your input to this list or post it directly to the wiki
> under: http://ontolog.cim3.net/cgi-bin/wiki.pl?EarthScienceOntolog/GettingOrganized#nid3DB8
> and then make a post here to point people to your work there.
> * we got a lot of input and recommendations for candidate panelists
> and expertise they can offer. Please refer to the discussion under:
> ... kindly continue to make recommendations; and, remember that we are
> aiming at having half the panelists at each session to be from the
> GeoScience domain, and half from the CompuetrScience or Ontology
> * please step up efforts in trying to engage Geo-scientists'
> participation. Any idea on how we can more effectively engage them is
> highly appreciated.
> Thanks & regards. =ppy
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