Geodata Committee Fourteenth Meeting

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Time and Date

Thursday, 23rd August 2007 at 1500UTC / 1600 UK / 1700 EU / 1100 East Coast / 0800 West Coast

(fixed time around the world)

Communication will use the Conference Call facilities.

Agenda

  • Report on the progress of the OSGeo Edu dataset
  • Distributing post-processed MODIS data - what are peoples requirements and interests?
  • Hosting Custom Scenery Project sources and scripts at OSGeo
  • Canadian Geodata dataset for FOSS4G
  • New Geodata Committee chair / governance structure?


Notes

Landsat

Just in case you're having time to discuss: For the purpose of the Custom Scenery Project, is there any chance to get pan-sharpened and color-adjusted infrared bands from Landsat?

conversation ongoing about landsat distribution: http://t1.hypercube.telascience.org/tiles/landsat7

MODIS

17:26 < kablukiw> http://rapidfire.sci.gsfc.nasa.gov/ 17:26 < sigq> Title: MODIS Rapid Response System (at rapidfire.sci.gsfc.nasa.gov) 17:27 < kablukiw> http://neo.sci.gsfc.nasa.gov/

General

< markusN> a Geodata Committee roadmap is needed

OSGeo Edu dataset

< markusN> Download at http://www.grassbook.org/data_menu3rd.php (currently V0.6). We will publish too as SHAPE/Geotiff and such and also plan to put it into geonetwork at telascience and more; metadata forthcoming; we completed quite a bit, reprojected to ONE projection and such; license will be a creative commons license; sources are public sources from NC/US; Related FOSS4G2007 talk: "OSGeo sample dataset for research, development and education"