SDCG-6

Event Dates: October 22nd - 24th, 2014

 

SDCG-6 Group Photo

SDCG-6 Group Photo

6th Meeting of the Ad Hoc Space Data Coordination Group for the Global Forest Observations Initiative

Location: Oslo, Norway

Meeting Documents

Agenda

Wednesday, October 22nd, 2014

Item # Time Description
Session 1: Introduction & Actions, Session Chair: A. Rosenqvist
08:30-09:00 Registration and Coffee
1 09:00-09:10 Welcome, Introductions, Meeting Objectives [Presentation] A. Rosenqvist, E. Merethe Hagen
09:10-09:20 Action Status [Presentation] G. Dyke
2 09:20-09:40 GFOI Leads Meeting and Components Update S. Briggs, S. Ward, S. Eggleston
Session 2: CEOS SDCG Space Data Services, Session Chair: S. Ward
3 09:40-10:00 Overview of the Element-2 Strategy [Presentation] S. Ward
10:00-10:15 Break
Strategy Implementation
4 10:15-11:00 CEOS SEO Service Development [Presentation] B. Killough

  • Status of Service Pilots
  • Space Data Needs Assessment
  • National Historical Coverage Reports
  • Satellite Data Discovery, Assembly, & Delivery
  • Cloud Storage, Processing and Analysis
5 11:00-11:20 Ensuring On-Going Coverage E. Fosnight, F.M. Seifert
6 11:20-11:40 Regional Space Data Workshops [Presentation] S. Wilson, S. Ward
7 11:40-12:00 Discussion: Service Implementation next steps (All)
12:00-13:00 Lunch
Session 3: SDCG Three Year Work Plan, Session Chair: G. Dyke
Session Introduction [Presentation]
8 13:00-13:15 Objective of the Three-Year Work Plan [Presentation] S.Ward
9 13:15-13:45 Current Draft of the Three Year Work Plan [Presentation] G. Dyke

  • Expected outcomes and operational state
  • Activity Threads
  • Tasks 2014, 2015, 2016
10 13:45-14:15 Discussion:

  • Operational state
  • Work Plan draft and status
Activity Thread Discussion
11 14:15-14:30 Baseline Global Observation Scenario [Presentation 1] [Presentation 2] E. Fosnight, F.M. Seifert
12 14:30-14:45 CEOS Space Data Services B. Killough, S. Ward, G. Dyke [Presentation 1] [Presentation 2]
14:45-15:00 Break
Activity Thread Discussion (Continued)
13 15:00-15:15 Research & Development, Commercial data providers [Presentation] A. Rosenqvist
14 15:15-15:30 Country relationship management [Presentation] S. Wilson, S. Eggelston
15 15:30-15:45 Organisational and GFOI Components, Coordination, and Relationships [Presentation] S. Ward
16 16:00-16:30 2015 Task Focus [Presentation] G. Dyke
17 16:30-16:45 Wrap-up and Actions S. Ward
18 16:45-17:00 Summary of Day 2 Activities
17:00 Adjourn

Thursday, October 23rd, 2014

Item # Time Description
Session 4: Joint Country Session with SilvaCarbon, Session Chairs: S. Wilson, F.M. Seifert
08:00-08:30 Registration & Coffee
19 08:30-08:45 Introduction and Objectives [Presentation 1] [Presentation 2] S. Wilson
20 08:45-09:00 CEOS vision for support for GFOIS. Briggs
21 09:00-09:15 CEOS SDCG Space Data Services [Presentation] S. Ward
22 09:15-09:30 UN-FAO [Presentation] I. Jonckheere
Country Space Data Needs: 20 mins + discussion each
23 09:30-10:00 Bangladesh [Presentation] M. Ahkter
24 10:00-10:30 Indonesia [Presentation] O. Roswintiarti
10:30-10:45 Break
25 10:45-11:15 Nepal [Presentation] S. K. Gautam
26 11:15-11:45 Phillippines [Presentation] M. N. Rocas
27 11:45-12:45 Discussion:

  • Country space data needs
  • GFOI Space Data Services fit and follow-up
  • Confirmation of country contacts
12:45-13:45 Lunch
Session 5: Roles and Responsiblities, Session Chair: A. Rosenqvist
Element 2 Interfaces
28 13:45-14:05 GFOI Office RoleGFOI Leads perspective
29 14:05-14:25 UN-FAO SDMS [Presentation]
30 14:25-14:45 SilvaCarbon [Presentation] S. Wilson
Data Flows from CEOS Agencies
31 15:05-15:25 SDCG/USGS: Landsat 8 [Presentation] E. Fosnight
32 15:25-15:45 SDCG/ESA: Sentinel 1 & 2 [Presentation] F.M. Seifert
33 15:45-16:15 DiscussionsData flows, technical interfaces, etc.
16:15-16:30 Break
Session 6: Baseline Strategy Update, Session Chair: E. Fosnight
Summary Changes in Mission Status Since SDCG-5 (March, 2014)
34 16:30-16:45 Baseline strategy update for SIT-30 [Presentation] A. Rosenqvist
35 16:45-17:00 Increased Landsat-7 and -8 Acquisitons [Presentation]  E. Fosnight
36 17:00-17:15 Sentinel-1A Commissioning [Presentation] F.M. Seifert
37 17:15-17:30 ALOS-2 Commissioning and Expected Data Flow [Presentation] M. Shimada
38 17:30-18:00 SAOCOM status [Presentation] L. Frulla (by A. Rosenqvist)
39  18:00-18:10 CBERS-4 Status [Presentation] H. Ferreira (GTM)
Contributing Missions
40  18:10-18:25 COSMO-SkyMed status [Presentation]  A. R. Pisani
41  18:25-18:40 TerraSAR-X/TanDEM-X status status H. Staudenrausch
18:40 Adjourn
Evening Social Event

Friday, October 24th, 2014

Item # Time Description
Session 7: Space Data Support to GFOI R&D, Session Chair: A. Rosenqvist
08:00-08:30 Registration and Coffee
42 08:30-08:40 GFOI R&D Plan IntroductionS. Eggleston
43 Element 3 Strategy Overview [Presentation] A. Rosenqvist

  • GFOI R&D Plan requirements
  • Expert workshops
  • Contributing data streams and agencies
Agency Presentations on Contributions and Data Access
44 09:00-09:15 CSA [Presentation] Y. Crevier
45 09:15-09:30 DLR [Presentation] H. Staudenrausch
09:30-09:45 Break
46 09:45-10:00 CNES [Presentation 1] [Presentation 2] S. Hosford
47 10:00-10:15 JAXA [Presentation] M. Shimada
48 10:15-10:30 ESA [Presentation] F.M. Seifert
49 10:30-11:15 Discussion: Formulation of SDCG support to GFOI R&D
Session 8: Coordination with External Groups, Session Chair: G. Dyke
50 11:15-11:30 Space Data Support to the Methods and Guidance Component [Presentation] S. Ward
51 11:30-11:45 Status of GEOGLAM and Impacts for GFOI and SDCG [Presentation]
52 11:45-12:00 Discussion:

  • MGD support
  • GEOGLAM
12:00-13:00 Lunch
Session 9: SDCG-6 Wrap- Up Discussions, Session Chair: S. Ward
52 13:00-13:20 Discussion:Way forward on services implementation [Presentation]
53 13:35-13:55 Discussion:Way forward on SDCG 3-Year Work Plan
54 13:55-14:05 SDCG Reporting to CEOS Plenary S. Briggs, S. Ward
55 14:05-14:15 SDCG-7 [Presentation] SDCG Exec
56 14:15-14:30 Review of Actions G. Dyke
57 14:30-14:35 Closing Remarks SDCG Exec
14:35-14:45 Break
58 14:45-16:00 SDCG Exec Meeting SDCG Exec
16:00 Adjourn