13-17 October 2007, at Jena University, Germany

GOFC-GOLD Regional Network Meeting

Tuesday, October 14, Rose Halls, Jena

SESSION 1: Strategic Review

Workshop overview and Regional network introduction
Functions of networks within GOFC-GOLD
Regional Network Data Initiative
FRA2 010 and the role for networks
Olga Krankina, RN representatives
Janetos, Brady
Justice, Loveland
Gerrand, Mayaux, Hansen

Break

SESSION 2: Strategic Review (continued)

Global Fire Assessment 2010 and the role of the regional networks
Links to Global Wildland Fire Networks Land Cover Product Validation Initiative
Opportunities for GOFC-GOLD networks
CEOS Cal Val land activities (VALERI)
GEO call for participation, RASTER init.
Justice
Sharma

Woodcock, Herold
Baret
Briand

Lunch

SESSION 3: Business meeting

Action plan for pilot phase of Regional Network Data Initiative
Plans for New Networks (Amazon, E. Europe., E. Asia, NERIN-south)

Krankina, Loveland and RN Rep.
Woodcock, Townshend, Sharma, Li, Spivak

Break

SESSION 4: Business meeting (continued)

Review of RN representation/coordination
Policy on organizational support
Planning for RN participation in IT activities
General discussion of future activities and collaborations
Krankina
Naydenov
Justice, Mayaux
All