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Meetings

The Mobile Applications Development Focus Group meetings will be held monthly on the first Thursday of the month at 11am ET.

Audio

  • USGS/DOI Dial In Number:  (703) 648-4848 (for USGS and DOI offices)
  • Toll Free Dial In Number:  (855) 547-8255 (for other offices and telecommute locations)
  • Conference Code:  47919# (same for both numbers)
  • Meeting minutes: Will be collaboratively build at calls using a Google Doc reference distributed to WebEx participants. All participants are encouraged to modify the meeting's etherpad notes until COB Friday. After this contents will be summarized within the TSWG-MAD wiki pages (although the Google Doc record will persist).

WebEx

  • Topic: (15) CDI Mobile Applications Development Working Group 
  • Date: The 1st Thursday of every 1 months, from Thursday, April 4, 2013 to Thursday, September 5, 2013 
  • Time: 9:00 am, Mountain Daylight Time (Denver, GMT-06:00) 
  • Meeting number: 715 495 885 
  • Meeting password: (This meeting does not require a password.) 
  • https://usgs.webex.com/usgs/j.php?ED=196772827&UID=1472418412&RT=MiM2 

WebEx Recording

To access the WebEx recordings, you will need to download the recent version of WebEx Player.  Link to the player download page can be found at https://usgs.webex.com/mw0306ld/mywebex/default.do?siteurl=usgs

(WebEx Host Key is 796982)

Call Schedule (2012)

Date

Topic

Presenter/Facilitator

Notes or other documentation

Jan 10

General Coordination

Group

 

Jan 24

Taking Advantage of Twitter for Science Support

FORT, UWMadison/AESIR

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Webex recording not working

Feb 7

General Information and Open Forum

 

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Feb 21

Presentations
 -- CrowdHydrology
 -- CDI Proposal Process Results
    -- Augmented Reality - Visualizing Biological Species Occurrences Over A Real Time Display 
    -- Mobile application to collect nationally consistent data of fish passage barriers in the United States 

Mike Fienen (Wisconsin Water Science Center)
Derek Masaki (USGS Core Science Systems) 
David Malthby -- Texas Water Science Center

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March 6

Presentation
 --  Visualization of large JSON datasets/Mobile Options

Puneet Kishor

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March 20

Presentation
 -- Machine Learning and Social

Jerry Zhu (University Wisconsin, Madison)

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April 4

Presentation
 -- Near-field Communications

Travis Lawall (Fort Collins Science Center)

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April 17

CANCELLED

 

 

May 1

Mobile Applications Framework effort and update on Department of Interior oversight

Lorna Schmid (Scientific Information)

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May 15

iNaturalist, an individual photo-based observation network using iOS and Android based collectors (collaboratively with the Citizen's Science Working Group)

Matt Muir (USFWS) and Scott Loarie (Stanford)

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June 4

National Phenology Network -- Nature's Notebook  (collaboratively with the Citizen's Science Working Group)

NPN Staff

 

June 12

Adding new sensors to tablets -- Use of an Inertial Measurement Unit with an Android device to do aerial mapping of wild horse herds

Chris Emmerich, Fort Collins Science Center

 

Call Schedule (2011)

Date

Topic

Presenter/Facilitator

Notes or other documentation

May 17

Kick-off meeting

Farial Shahnaz, Roland Viger, Scott McEwen

agenda and meeting notes

June 7

Policy discussion (DOI and USGS) and reviewing group goals for two existing mobile app development groups, i.e., MAD and PDE (Personal Digital Equipment).

Group discussion with participation from USGS office of Communication and Publishing (Scott Horvath, Patty Damon)

agenda and meeting notes

June 21

Discussion of future direction wrt/ topics of interest

Group discussion

agenda and meeting notes
WebEx Recording

July 5

Overview of HTML5

David Maltby (USGS Texas Science Center)

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July 19

Appcelerator: Lessons Learned.

Travis Lawall (USGS Fort Collins Science Center)

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Aug 2

GIS for the Mobile Web

Torey Alford (USGS Core Science Systems)

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Aug 30

Mobile UI Design

Megan Hines (Univ of Wisconsin-Madison)

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Sept 13

Layar Demo: augmented reality

Derek Masaki (USGS Core Science Systems)

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Sept 23

Successful strategies for Mobile Application Development

NFAIS Webinar

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Oct 18

Developing Interactive 3D Mobile Apps

Austin Riendeau (USGS Core Science Systems - Student)

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Nov 15

Code Once - Desktop & Mobile compatibility using OpenLayers & YUI3

John Anguinaldo (USGS Eastern Region Science Center)

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Nov 29

New York Natural Heritage Program Mobile App Development & Citizen Science Engagement Efforts

Brent Kinal (NY Natural Heritage Program)

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Topics of Interest

Please list your suggestions for demos below: