Ninth and Final Monthly Telecon of the Task Team of GEO Task ST-09-02

December 12, 2011, 14:00 - 15:00 UTC
Agenda (Version 1.0 of 2011-11-26 9:43)


1 Acceptance of Agenda, Minutes of T8 (see draft minutes ), and Action Items (see AI List ).

2 Report from the GEO Plenary
Concerning the STC report to the Plenary, see report .

3 GEOSS Data Citation Standard
The GEO Plenary accepted the following recommendation of the STC:

"GEO clearly positions itself to call for full recognition of data sources used in scientific investigations and any applications and services building significantly on these sources. The GEO Plenary agrees on a position statement on the issue of data citation."

and the Position Statement:

"The Group on Earth Observations: recognizes the importance of citing the source of data in publications, derived products and services; recognizes that data citation is a critical acknowledgement for data providers and creates an important incentive for the publication, documentation, registering and provision of data.; and particularly encourages users of the GEOSS Common Infrastructure to cite data found or accessed through the GEOSS Common Infrastructure."

4 GEO Label

5 Transition into ID-03

6 Any other business

7 Date and Time of the first ID-03 Monthly Telecon
It is proposed to organize the first ID-03 telecon on January 9, 2012.

8 Summary of Action Items

Agenda prepared by Hans-Peter Plag

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