The IMesh Framework - A First Workshop organised by the Resource Discovery Network Centre (RDNC) on behalf of the IMesh initiative with JISC support
PURPOSE: To explore the potential for international
in subject gateway activity, to identify useful points of contact, and to promote strategies which lever collective effort in mutually beneficial
ways. The workshop will have a facilitating chair, and a designated scribe who will produce a report.
|16.20||Overview of international subject gateway activity (John Kirriemuir, OMNI, University of Nottingham, UK)|
|17.00||Introduction to the IMESH toolkit initiative (Tracy Gardner, UKOLN; University of Bath, UK Susan Calcari/Chris Lukas, ISP, University of Wisconsin Madison, USA)|
|17.30||Open session - why we are here and what we hope to achieve|
Dinner and mingling
General discussion to develop breakout agendas in following areas:
Three breakouts in above areas. Mission is to produce a prioritised list of issues in each area and to suggest activities/actions.
Report back from breakouts with plenary discussion in each area to validate/refine/overturn breakout conclusions. -
Dinner During the evening - BOFs in identified areas to make recommendations back to next day.
Taking stock - where we have got to.
- To be decided in light of identified priorities etc.
Lunch and depart