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14th EMODnet Technical Working Group meeting (Autumn 2023) - Agenda

This agenda contains all topics for discussion during the 14th EMODnet Technical Working Group Meeting, taking place on 18th of October 2023.

Type: Online meeting

Date: Wednesday 18th October 2023, 09h15 – 17h30 CET

Meeting Chair: Zoi Konstantinou (EC, DG MARE), Conor Delaney (Technical Coordinator, EMODnet Secretariat)


Meeting Agenda

09:15 EMODnet TWG convenes

  1. 09:15-09:30

Welcome & introduction (Zoi Konstantinou (DGMARE) & Conor Delaney (EMODnet)) – 5’

  1. 09:30-11:00

Updates and progress since previous TWG (Secretariat, VLIZ) - 30’

  • Action list from 13th TWG (Conor Delaney)
  • JIRA overview and usage (Tim Collart)
  • OGC service monitoring Update and INSPIRE compliance and updates (Tim Collart)

Updates from Central Portal technical team on Centralization progress – 60’

  • Updates to the map viewer and portal since the last TWG
  • Bug lists, what problems remain? (Bart Vanhoorne)
  • Future map/geo viewer development. We want to have a community of open-source developers (from the lots) working together on a single goal/portal. (Bart Vanhoorne)
  • EMODnet Ingestion centralisation (Joana Beja)
  • Meta review process – (Tim Collart)
  • MEDIN and EMODnet Data levels – update on action (Conor Delaney)

11:00 – 11:20 COMFORT BREAK

  1. 11:20-13:00
  • Move to Drupal 10 & Move to ECAS login (Bart Vanhoorne) – 20’
  • Audit from DG Comm: Web Accessibility and data protection actions – 20’
  • Presentation on the collection of metrics for reporting (Nathalie Tonne/Conor Delaney) – 30’
  • What is available from EA.
  • What the thematic lot has to collect.
  • Update on protocols for updating the CP (Joana Beja/Conor Delaney) – 15

13:00-14:00 LUNCH BREAK

  1. 14:00-17:00

Afternoon session

  • Technical Updates from EMODnet Thematics & Data Ingestion (All Coordinators, 10’ each) – 80’
  • Open discussions on EMODnet portal – 100’
    • Please submit suggestions in advance
  1. 17:00-17:30

Wrap up, actions, next meeting and EMODnet conference

  • Preparation for the EMODnet Conference
  • Next Technical Working Group Meeting: format, date, and location (Secretariat & all)

17:30 TWG Session Closes (earlier if possible)


Read the meeting minutes here