January 30, 2013 FGDC Standards Working Group meeting

When Jan 30, 2013
from 09:30 AM to 01:30 PM
Where NOAA Silver Spring, MD
Contact Name
Contact Phone 703-648-4627
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Meeting location

Room 5836
NOAA Silver Spring Metro Center III
1315 East-West Highway
Silver Spring, MD 20910

Google maps: http://goo.gl/maps/XNlR6

Nearest Metro stop: Silver Spring (red line)

Teleconference/web meeting instructions:

Prospective attendees shall submit their names and contact information to Julie Maitra by COB Friday, January 25, 2013.


Welcome and Introductions

9:30-9:40 AM

(10 min)

Julie Maitra, FGDC Secretariat




Review and approval of the agenda

9:40-9:50 AM

(10 min)





Updated draft National Shoreline Data Content Standard - for vote – pre-public review


9:50-10:30 AM

(40 min)

Doug Graham, NGS




Geopolitical Entities, Names, and Codes (GENC) Standard - U.S. Government Profile of ISO 3166for vote – pre-endorsement


10:30-11:10 AM

(40 min)

Deborah Anderson, NGA





11:10-11:30 AM

(20 min)





WaterML – for action



(30 minutes)

Nate Booth, USGS




GeoPackagefor information


Noon-!2:30 PM

(30 minutes)

Jeff Harrison, The Carbon Project




Demo of Addressing Software tools – for information



12:30 PM-1 PM

(30 minutes)

Carl Anderson and Ken Denson, Spatial Focus, Inc.





1:00-1:30 PM

(30 minutes)


Review of meeting – Action items

Schedule next SWG meeting

Call for meeting topics

Other business







1:30 PM



Call-in/web meeting instructions

Topic: FGDC Standards WG

Meeting number: 716 546 885

Meeting password: swg

Please click the link below to see more information, or to join the meeting.

Although no login account is required to use Webex to attend a meeting, you will need to supply your name, email address, and a meeting password (if provided) to join the meeting.

 When it is time to attend the meeting, please visit this link:


Conference Dial-in Number: (218) 862-1001

Host Access Code: 453045*

Participant Access Code: 453045#

*Please* check and prepare your computer a day or two in advance of the meeting as follows:

1. Start your web browser

2. Visit http://usgs.webex.com

3. Select Setup / Meeting manager (left side of page)


For Help with WebEx

- WebEx setup help: 1-866-229-3239

- Info: https://usgs.webex.com/, click USGS Help (at left)

- USGS account questions: gs_help_webinar@usgs.gov


To contact JULIE BINDER MAITRA, call 1-703 648 4627 or send a message to this address: jmaitra@usgs.gov

The playback of UCF (Universal Communications Format) rich media files requires appropriate players. To view this type of rich media files in the meeting, please check whether you have the players installed on your computer by going to https://usgs.webex.com/usgs/systemdiagnosis.php