The 2012 SOCoP workshop was held at the USGS National facility Nov 29-30 in Reston VA.    (3GN6)

Thanks to the U. S. Geological Survey (USGS) for the use of space a the National Center 12201 Sunrise Valley Drive, Reston, VA 20192    (3GN7)

The session was organized around 4 Work Groups made up of domain experts, group facilitators and people with semantic/ontological experience. The preliminary agenda and schedule is provided below.    (3GN8)

The Workshop Agenda with Presented and Developed Material is below.    (3GNR)

Thursday Nov 29    (3GN9)

9:00 - 9:10 Introductions, Welcome and Schedule Overview -John Moeller (slides) & Lynn Usery Auditorium: Note Morning session includes broadcast as a virtual meeting    (3GNS)

9:10-9:30 Workshop Vision and Strategy (slides)- Gary Berg-Cross    (3GNA)

9:30-10:00 Working Topics -Summarized by Topic Leaders- (Terrain) (Surface Networks) (Water Quality) (Container) (Semantic Trajectory)    (3GNB)

10:00-10:30 Brief Tutorial on Group Methods- (Orientation to Methods) Gary Berg-Cross    (3GNC)

10:30-10:45 Break    (3GND)

10:45-12:00 Group organization and inductions - setting goals and process (in Breakout rooms)    (3GNE)

12:00 -1:00 Lunch and Networking - On your Own USGS Cafeteria    (3GNF)

1:00- 2:45 Group Work on Concepts, Vocabulary and Model (Breakout Rooms)    (3GNT)

2:45- 3:00 Break    (3GNU)

3:00 -4:15 Group Work on Draft Models (Breakout Rooms)    (3GNV)

4:15-5:00 Group Reports to the Whole - Auditorium includes broadcast as a virtual meeting (Report on Containment) (Report on Terrain) (Report on Water Quality) (Report on Semantic Trajectory) (Report on Water Quality) (Report on Terrain)    (3IK0)

After 5 – Groups may make arrangements for dinner on their own    (3GNH)    (3IJX)

Friday Nov 30    (3GNI)

9:00-9:15 Updates, Q & A etc. (schedule etc.) Auditorium    (3GNW)

9:15-10:45 Work Groups – draft final model & initial formalizations (Breakout Rooms)    (3GNX)

10:45-11:00 Break    (3GNJ)

11:00-12:15 Work Groups (Breakout Rooms)    (3GNK)

12:15 -1:15 Lunch and Networking - On your Own USGS Cafeteria    (3GNL)

1:15- 2:45 Firming up products and testing against data (Breakout Rooms)    (3GNM)

2:45- 3:15 Prepare Report (Breakout Rooms)    (3GNN)

3:15-3:30 Break    (3GNO)

3:30-4:30 Group reports Auditorium (Broadcast as Virtual Meeting)    (3GNP)

Note: OWl files were generated and now can be found at the following namespaces (thanks to David Kolas BBN and Gaurav Sinha):    (3ISR)

4:30-5:00 Wrap up Auditorium (Broadcast as Virtual Meeting)    (3GNQ)

All briefings have been added.    (3JPQ)

As further working group products are developed they will be added to this page as has been done with prior workshops.    (3GNY)