Monday, November 28, 2016
Formal Response of the Leadership Committee (LC) to the Reverse Site Visit In March 2016, the EarthCube Advisory Committee presented EarthCube with a report of their Reverse Site Visit. The report contained critical insights about the trajectory of the efforts made over the first five years of EarthCube’s existence as an NSF-funded initiative, and made many excellent recommendations to adjust our... more
Monday, November 28, 2016
<!--cke_bookmark_252S--><!--cke_bookmark_252E-->Following recommendations included in the EarthCube Advisory Committee report delivered in March 2016 (the “Reverse Site Visit”), the National Science Foundation (NSF) has tasked the EarthCube Science Support Office (ESSO) with creating an architecture and implementation... more
Friday, September 23, 2016
The next installment in the Webinar Series: "EarthCube Tools for Doing Geoscience" will be Friday, October 7, at 2 pm EDT. Elisha Wood-Charlson from the University of Hawaii will present: ECOGEO: 'Omics Training: Introduction to Environmental 'Omics using a Unix-based Virtual Machine   About the EarthCube Tools Webinar Series The EarthCube Tools webinar series provides practical, jargon-free ... more
Friday, September 9, 2016
The next installment in the Webinar Series: "EarthCube Tools for Doing Geoscience" will be Friday, September 9, at 2 pm EDT. Mike Stults from IRIS presents:  GeoWS: Tools and Patterns for Practical Web Services Call-in and event details are available here. This webinar will describe GeoWS, a project working “to provide more uniform ways to discover, access, and use data from various earth science... more
Thursday, August 18, 2016
Dear EarthCube Community,  We are saddened to announce that Lee Allison passed away on 16 August, 2016 after a tragic accident.  Lee was a critical figure in shaping the EarthCube program through his deep and sustained commitment to the EarthCube community. His leadership of the EarthCube Test Enterprise Governance Project helped create a governance structure that promotes a culture of... more
Monday, August 1, 2016
International Data Week is the historic co-location of three critical data communities - the World Data System, CODATA, and the Research Data Alliance will all be meeting in Denver, CO, USA from September 11 - 17. Join colleagues from around the world for SciDataCon, the International Data Forum, and the Research Data Alliance’s 8th Plenary Meeting, and sign up soon! The early bird reduced... more
Thursday, July 28, 2016
Following the 2016 EarthCube All Hands Meeting in Denver, meeting participants were offered the opportunity to provide feedback to the meeting organizers via an online survey. Of the roughly 130 meeting participants, 36 completed the survey. Survey participants answered 14 questions in 4 broad categories, ranking their satisfaction on a five-point scale (ranging from “1 - very dissatisfied” to “5... more
Tuesday, July 26, 2016
The conveners of the 2016 AGU Fall Meeting session: IN001: Achieving Deep Learning by Systemizing Machine Learning with Big Data Engines invite you to submit abstracts for consideration. The deadline for submissions is August 3rd 2016 23:59 EDT. Please feel free to share this invitation with others. Big Data has created a mature class of disruptive technologies that have been adopted by a number... more
Monday, July 25, 2016
The conveners of the 2016 AGU Fall Meeting session: ED002: Amazing technologies and capabilities that contribute to STEM invite you to submit abstracts for consideration. The deadline for submissions is August 3rd 2016 23:59 EDT. Please feel free to share this invitation with others. Session ID#: 12468 Session Description: NASA and other agencies play an essential role in Education and... more
Monday, July 25, 2016
The conveners of the 2016 AGU Fall Meeting session: IN006: Architecture and Integration Testbed for Earth/Space Science Cyberinfrastructure invite you to submit abstracts for consideration. The deadline for submissions is August 3rd 2016 23:59 EDT. Please feel free to share this invitation with others. Session ID#: 13577 Session Description: Past decades' cyberinfrastructure investments on Earth... more