Appendix C:

Agenda

1993 Data Forum

A Review of an Implementation Plan for

U.S. Global Change Data and Information System

September 29 October 1, 1993

Holiday Inn Georgetown, “Potomac II” Room

2101 Wisconsin Avenue, N.W.

Washington, DC

Wednesday, September 29

8:00 am

Continental breakfast

 

8:30

Welcome - what we expect from the forum

Webster, CGED

8:45

Greeting

Baerwald, NSF

9:00

Science goals of the USGCRP

Barron, BGC

10:00

Break

 

10:15

Data needs of the USGCRP

Withee, NOAA

11:00

Overview of Implementation Plan

Butler, NASA

12:00

Lunch (“Wisconsin” Room)

 


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1993 DATA FORUM: A Review of an Implementation Plan for U.S. Global Change Data and Information System Appendix C: Agenda 1993 Data Forum A Review of an Implementation Plan for U.S. Global Change Data and Information System September 29 October 1, 1993 Holiday Inn Georgetown, “Potomac II” Room 2101 Wisconsin Avenue, N.W. Washington, DC Wednesday, September 29 8:00 am Continental breakfast   8:30 Welcome - what we expect from the forum Webster, CGED 8:45 Greeting Baerwald, NSF 9:00 Science goals of the USGCRP Barron, BGC 10:00 Break   10:15 Data needs of the USGCRP Withee, NOAA 11:00 Overview of Implementation Plan Butler, NASA 12:00 Lunch (“Wisconsin” Room)  

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1993 DATA FORUM: A Review of an Implementation Plan for U.S. Global Change Data and Information System Afternoon session 1:00 Critiques of the draft Plan (10 minute talk; 15 minute discussion) Jezek Mendelsohn Jacobson Zevin Dickinson Rosenberg Solow McElroy Holland   5:00 Adjourn   5:30 Reception (cash bar) (“Wisconsin” Room)   7:00 Dinner (NAS Green Building--Room 130) Science and policy; opponents or partners? Bretherton Thursday, September 30 8:00 am Continental breakfast   8:30 Review objectives of working groups Webster 8:45 Working groups (based on aspects of the Implementation Plan) leader/rapporteur   Documenting global change (GR-114) Robinson/Emanuel   Understanding of key processes (GR-116) Potter/Jezek   Predicting global and regional environmental change (GR-127) Wiersma/Baumgardner   Assessing knowledge and implications of global change (GR-122) Yohe/Kanciruk   Other (if decided at forum) (“Potomac II” Room)   12:00 Lunch (“Potomac I” Room)  

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1993 DATA FORUM: A Review of an Implementation Plan for U.S. Global Change Data and Information System Afternoon session 1:00 Working groups continue   3:30 Interim reports from working groups Discussion of common themes Group leaders 5:00 Adjourn   Friday, October 1 8:00 am Continental breakfast (in break-out rooms)   8:30 Working groups continue Documenting global change (GR-114) Understanding of key processes (GR-118) Predicting global and regional environmental change (GR-120) Assessing knowledge and implications of global change (GR-122) Other (if decided at forum) (“Potomac II” Room)   10:30 Final reports from working groups Summary discussion Group leaders 11:45 What will happen next Closing comments Webster 12:00 Forum closes   October 1 p.m. Steering Committee meeting (preparation of meeting report) (GR-114) Bretherton, Linn, Potter, Robinson, Townshend, Webster, Wiersma, Yohe