WGDisasters-7

Event Dates: March 14th - 16th, 2017

 

The 7th Meeting of the Working Group on Disasters

Hosted by: The Italian Space Agency (ASI)

Location: Rome, Italy

Agenda

Tuesday, March 14th, 2017 – Day 1

Pre-meeting event open to all WGDisasters Members 9:00 – 12:00 in same room as meeting.

9:00

GEO-DARMA Kick-Off Workshop

Ivan Petiteville and GEO-DARMA Sub-group

12:00

Lunch at ASI

 

13:00

01 – Opening and welcome

Stéphane Chalifoux, Simona Zoffoli, Laura Candela, Head of ASI Earth Observation Unit

13:15

02 – Tour de table of participants

 

All

13:25

03 – Logistics

Simona Zoffoli

13:30

04 – Outstanding WG business :

MoM from teleconference  #17: Review of open actions

Andrew Eddy, Stéphane Chalifoux

14:15

05 – Meeting objectives

Reporting on pilots – draft final reports for volcanoes, floods and seismic hazards

Moving forward with new activities – GEO-DARMA, Haiti RO, Landslide Pilot, New Proposal: Geohazards Lab

Stéphane Chalifoux, Andrew Eddy

14:30

Group Photo

 

14:45

Coffee Break

 

15:00

06 – Data use and the DRM Pilots         

  • Data Access:
    • Outstanding issues
  • Data Tracking:
    • Status to date from agencies
  • CEOS Pilots and Charter Data
  • CEOS Pilots and GSNL
  • Agency positions on pilot data use after the end of the pilots (agency tour de table)

Brenda Jones

All DCT members

Brenda Jones

Philippe Bally 

16:00

07 – Communicating the success of the pilots

  • CEOS DRM Handbook status and distribution strategy
  • CEOS Disasters website
  • Communications and Outreach, conferences (ISRSE, others)

Stéphane Chalifoux

17:30

ADJOURN

 

Wednesday,  March 15th, 2017 – Day 2

09:30

08 – Seismic Hazards  [Presentation] [Semestrial Report]

  • Overall Pilot Status (by co-leads)
  • Draft final report on results:
    • Results of pilot work to date
    • Data use:  presentation of projects from users (showcase key users and their results)
    • Overview of data consumption by pilot team
    • Pilot evaluation and findings
    • Sustainability and next steps

Stefano Salvi, Theodora Papadopoulou, Philippe Bally

Co-leads and users

(remote participation can be arranged)

10:30

Coffee Break

 

10:45

08 – Seismic Hazards  (continued)

 

11:15

09 – Volcanoes [Presentation] [Semestrial Report]

  • Overall Pilot Status (by co-leads)
  • Draft final report on results:
    • Results of pilot work to date
    • Data use:  presentation of projects from users (showcase key users and their results)
    • Overview of data consumption by pilot team
    • Pilot evaluation and findings
  • Sustainability and next steps

Simona Zoffoli, Mike Poland

Co-leads and users (remote participation can be arranged)

12:30

Lunch Break (1 hour)

 

13:30

09 – Volcanoes (continued)

 

14:15

10 – Proposed CEOS Geohazards Lab (ESA) [Presentation]

Philippe Bally

14:45

Coffee Break

 

15:00

11 – Floods [Presentation] [Semestrial Report]

  • Overall Pilot Status (by co-leads)
  • Draft final report on results:
    • Results of pilot work to date
    • Data use:  presentation of projects from users (showcase key users and their results)
    • Overview of data consumption by pilot team
    • Pilot evaluation and findings
  • Sustainability and next steps

Bob Kuligowski, Stu Frye

Co-leads and users (remote participation can be arranged)

17:00

12 – GEO-DARMA [Presentation]

Brief status update

Conclusions from KO Workshop

Next steps and way forward

Ivan Petiteville

18:00

ADJOURN

 

 

No-Hosted casual dinner (time and venue to be confirmed by ASI at meeting)

 

Thursday, March 16th, 2017 – Day 3

9:30

13 – Landslide Pilot [Presentation]

  • Overall Pilot Status (by co-leads)
  • Implementation Plan Status (overview from lead)
  • Data provision: Tour de table of EO data providers agency by agency (each DCT member)
  • Issues and Next steps

Dalia Kirschbaum, Jonathan Godt, Sigrid Roessner, Jean-Philippe Malet

Co-leads and users (remote participation can be arranged) 

11:00

Coffee Break

 

11:15

14 – GSNL Report [Presentation]

  • Status
  • New initiatives

Stefano Salvi

12:00

Lunch Break

 

13:00

15 – Recovery Observatory [Presentation 1 | Presentation 2]

  • Initial Report on Haiti RO – triggering, Mission to Haiti, 1st portal
  • Report on demonstrator activities – Nepal, Malawi, Syria study

Agwilh Collet, Helene de Boissezon, Joe Leitmann, Mare Lo

15:00

Coffee Break

 

15:30

16 – News from agencies: [Presentation]

  • Overview and possible collaboration with the IWG-SEM
  • Presentation of “Russian Space Systems” Research Center for Earth Operative Monitoring

Francoise Villette

Julia Fedorkova

16:00

17 – Next WGDisasters meeting

  • 2017 CEOS WGDisasters in South America

 

David Green

17:00

END of MEETING