Earth Monitoring WG Meeting

Time : Jan 27  16:00-17:30
Place : Room E
Chair : Chris Elvidge
Secretary: Watcharapong Siripoon


Agenda :

1. Roll call.
2. Review of EM-WG workshop.
3. Review of EM-WG activities (primarily EO data transfers).
4. Nomination and selection of co-chair (Elvidge is stepping down as
co-chair) and vice-chairs.
5. Planning for new WG activities including expansion of EO data transfers.
6. Planning for upcoming workshops at APAN conferences.

Presentation

Minute

On-Going Activity
TRM data transfers from NASA-GSFC to JAXA.
monitoring@apan.net email list established


Work group opportunities
Added some opportunity
Shift from EO-WG back to EM-WG?
Agree to change the name back to EM-WG.


Plans for Taipei August 2005
Include one session on disaster warning


Selection of New Co-chairs and Vice-Chairs
Co-chairs for two year terms
1) Dr.Pakorn Apaphant, GISTDA
2) Dr.Chris Elvidge, NGDC

Vice-chair
Prof. Fukui, JAXA

Attendance:

1. Izumi Nagatani
2. Isao Nakanishi
3. Pakorn Apaphant
4. Stephen Kingham
5. Jai Ho Oh
6. Denis Villorente