ISC conference call - 20th November 2019

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ISC conference call - 20th November 2019
Title ISC conference call - 20th November 2019
Location Google Hangout
Date Start 2019/11/20 14:00 UTC
Date End 2019/11/20 16:00 UTC
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Agenda

  1. Election of a secretary for the meeting
  2. Approval of the agenda
  3. Approval of the minutes of the previous meeting
  4. Review of DINA ISC decisions (Redmine)
  5. Report from DINA TC
  6. Signing of the new DINA MoU
  7. Report from Biodiversity Next
  8. DINA face to face meeting
  9. Partner reports
  10. Any other business
  11. Next meeting

Minutes

Participants:

  1. Election of a secretary for the meeting
    • Falko
  2. Approval of the agenda
    • approved
  3. Approval of the minutes of the previous meeting
    • approved
  4. Review of DINA ISC decisions
    • Review of DINA ISC decisions
      • last minute edits by Falko has been approved
      • TODO: Fred uploads the final version & closes the ticket
  5. Report from DINA TC
  6. Signing of the new DINA MoU
    • AAFC & NRM & MfN will submit the MoU to the directors
    • RGBE already pushed it forward
    • TODO: Frederik gets in touch with Nikolaj and Urmas
    • TODO: all partners inform other contacts, that have expressed interest in signing the MoU
  7. Report from Biodiversity Next
    • in general Biodiv Next was a success => different mix of communities
    • new TDWG IG on for Biodiversity Informatics Developers formed (still informal status)
    • DINA presentation in the session on Virtual Research Environments and Tools went well
      • most of the presenters of other products and tools seem to follow similar approaches: using microservices and webbased APIs
      • this might strengthen the collaboration with and within DINA and the general DINA approach
  8. DINA face to face meeting
    • tentative date 30th March to 3rd April
    • we could invite at least a few external guests that could contribute to the agenda
    • the agenda will be drafted in the next TC meeting
    • AAFC sends an invitation
  9. Partner reports
    • AAFC
      • good progress on multimedia module (40% backend, 20% frontend)
      • also progress on the agents module, first sequence workflow (80%)
      • there will be more contractors for keycloak and containers
    • MfN
      • Job announcements and recruitment started
      • invitation to Vienna in order to promote DINA within a National DiSSCo event
    • NRM
      • update on National Biodiv. Informatics infrastructure (GBIF-SE, Lifewatch, Biodiv. Atlas SE)
        • 4 years 2021-2024 funding for this infrastructure (11 institutions)
      • update on insect inventory project
  10. Any other business
    • communication with other collection management communities like Specify, Arctos, etc.
      • DINA could establish a kind of umbrella in the future
      • James & Falko are involved in the SPNHC symposium are going to push this topic forward
  11. Next meeting
      • 22nd January 2020
      • Merry Christmas!

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