CEOS Development Environment


Event Dates: October 24th - 26th, 2023

The 56th Meeting of the Working Group on Information Systems and Services

Location: Paris, France

Hosted by: Centre National d’Etudes Spatiales (CNES)

Dates: October 24-26, 2023

Meeting Information

Agenda, Minutes, Actions

Group Photo

Presentation documents are linked to each agenda item.

Tuesday, October 24, 2023
9:00 CNES Welcome  
9:30 Meting Logistics Richard Moreno (CNES)
9:40 Agenda Review and Introduction of Participants Makoto Natsuisaka (JAXA)
9:50 WGISS Chair Report Makoto Natsuisaka (JAXA)
10:10 CEO Report Marie-Claire Greening (ESA)
10:30 Break  
Agency Reports
10:50 ISRO Agency Report Nitant Dube (ISRO)
11:05 CSIRO Agency Report Matt Paget (CSIRO)
Technology Exploration
11:30 Session Objectives Yousuke Ikehata (JAXA)
11:40 AI/ML White Paper Status Report  Yousuke Ikehata (JAXA)
12:00 Discussion  
12:30 Lunch  
Data Interoperability and Use
13:30 CEOS Interoperability Framework and Roadmap Tom Sohre (USGS)
13:50 Digital Earth Africa Overview and Interoperability Lisa Rebelo (GA/SANSA)*
14:10 SEO Report David Borges (NASA)*
14:30 Break  
14:50 Integrated Digital Earth Analysis System (IDEAS) – an Open-Source Framework for Earth System Digital Twins Thomas Huang (JPL/NASA)*
15:20 DLR Terrabyte Overview  Jonas Eberle (DLR)
15:40 DLR/USGS Interoperability Pilot  Jonas Eberle (DLR), Ryan Longhenry (USGS)*
16:00 Interoperability Framework Next Steps Tom Sohre (USGS)
17:00 Adjourn  
Wednesday, October 25, 2023
9:00 Session Objectives Mirko Albani (ESA)
9:10 WGISS Website Refreshment Iolanda Maggio (RHEA for ESA), Michelle Piepgrass (JAXA)
9:30 AVHRR Data Recovery Project Updates Mirko Albani (ESA)
9:50 AVHRR Datasets Available at CEDA Ed Williamson (STFC/UKSA)
10:00 AVHRR Datasets Available at CSIRO Edward King (CSIRO)*
10:20 AVHRR European Dataset Curation Project Updates Stefan Wunderle (UNIBERN)*
10:40 AVHRR Data Holdings Peter Cornillon (U. Rhode Island)
11:00 Break  
11:20 ESRIN Archive Evolution Daniele Iozzino (RHEA for ESA)*
11:40 ISO16363 and CoreTrustSeal Standards: Self-assessment at ESA Iolanda Maggio (RHEA for ESA)
11:50 WMO Information System 2.0 Enrico Fucile (WMO)*
12:10 CGMS Cloud Best Practices and Approach to International Collaboration Kathryn Shontz (NOAA)*, Daniel Lee (EUMETSAT)*
12:30 Lunch  
13:30 Group Photo  
13:45 Session Objectives Damiano Guerrucci (ESA)
14:00 FedEO Report  Yves Coene (Spacebel for ESA)
14:15 IDN Report  Michael Morahan (NASA)
14:30 IDN Search Portal Demonstration Michael Morahan (NASA)
14:45 FedEO Connections Result  Yousuke Ikehata (JAXA)
15:00 Break  
15:15 Discover and Explore Heritage Data  Gregory Mazabraud (VisioTerra)*
15:35 Data Access Evolution towards Collaborative Environments   Roberto Alacevich (ESA)*, Mattia Stipa (ESA)*
15:55 AI/ML in CMR  Jed Sundwell (Radiant/NASA)*
16:15 STAC Browser, Demonstrator  Matthias Mohr (for ESA)*
16:30 STAC Best Practices Progress Report  Yves Coene (Spacebel/ESA), Doug Newman (NASA)
16:50 Round Table on STAC-related Activities Damiano Guerrucci (ESA)
17:20 Outcomes, Discussion, Next Steps All
17:30 Adjourn  
Thursday, October 26, 2023
9:00 CEOS Workplan and WGISS Strategy, WGISS Outreach, CEOS Engagement with Standards Organizations Tom Sohre (USGS)
9:40 Future Meetings Tom Sohre (USGS)
9:50 WGISS Summary and Discussion Makoto Natsuisaka (JAXA)
10:10 Review of WGISS Actions Michelle Piepgrass (JAXA)
10:40 Break  
11:00 WGISS Chair Team Transition Makoto Natsuisaka (JAXA), Tom Sohre (USGS)
WGISS Cooperation with other Working Groups 
11:15 Working Group Disasters (WGDisasters) Helene De Boissezon (CNES), Aurélien Sacotte (CNES)
Jupyter Notebooks Workshop
11:30 Working Group on Capacity Building and Data Democracy (WGCapD) Jorge del Rio Rivera (UN)*
12:00 GEO Report Paola de Salvo (GEO-SEC)*
12:30 Lunch  
13:30 Jupyter Notebooks Best Practice StatusJupyter Notebooks Best Practice Esther Conway (UKSA/CEDA)
13:45 Vision for FEDEO and ESA Registry Tools, Service Metadata and Discovery Best Practices Yves Coene (Spacebel for ESA), Damiano Guerrucci (ESA)
14:05 Discussion, Best Practice Documents All
14:15 Jupyter Hub, Binder and Collaboration Examples Esther Conway (UKSA/CEDA)
14:30 CEOS Interoperability Lab (CAL) David Borges (NASA)* 
14:45 MAGEO and AI Training Notebooks Dan Clewley (PML/NEODAAS)*
15:00 Break  
15:15 EUMETSAT Training Needs Ben Loveday (EUMETSAT)*
15:30 NASA Development: Current Situation and Training Needs Lauren Childs-Gleason NASA)*, Kent Ross (NASA)*
16:00 NCEO: Current Situation and Training Needs  Uzma Zaaed (NCEO)*
16:15 Open Discussion, Future Plans  All
17:00 Adjourn