Work Package outline
WP1 – Project Management (inc reporting etc) [JR]
Purpose: General oversight and project direction setting.
WP2 – Synthesis and collation [JR,AR,CH]
Purpose: To ensure that the primary aim of GECO is achieved – the wider promotion and engagement of ‘communities’ to utilise geospatial resources. Ensuring maximum exposure of project and aims to widest audience, focusing on ‘growing’ the community via the successful 15/10 projects by bootstrapping and ensuring synergy across and within disciplinary silos.
Bookend all-hands events
Social Media outreach [NO] NB JISC view this as principle means to reach a wider audience(s) so this is viewed as central to outreach activities
15/10 Project portfolio
Local Micro events
GWG,MRDP,RDTF and Linked Data Focus
Liaison with DFF / JISC synthesis work
WP2a – Logistical support [AB,JW,IE]
Purpose: to assist with admin for event organising/travel. Directing GECO related queries from the community. Promotion and usual ‘marketing’ (Newsline, conference stands etc)
Help desk [HMc]
WP3 – INSPIRE & SDI [JR,AR,CH]
Purpose: To ensure that EDINA takes lead in ensuring HFE readiness for INSPIRE. To better scope the problem and to brief the wider community – both at ‘coalface’ and senior institutional managers.
Baseline ‘info packs’ ; briefing
UKLP engagement/INSPIRE tracking
Legal/records management work inc data audit
Production of decision tree for institutions
WP4 – Technical Assist (inc LD) [BB,JW,SEx2]
Purpose: To ensure project outputs are integrated into EDINA services, that any new services interoperate with ours and to provide a ‘fall-back’ infrastructure for INSPIRE data publishing.
Fallback data publishing infrastructure (INSPIRE as Service)
15/10 outputs integration
WP5 – Eval & impact review [JR]
Purpose: To ensure project overall objectives have been met and that Programme level outcomes are communicated to broad audience. Critique may influence future decision on JISC ‘geo programme’ funding.
Best practice exemplars
Functioning demonstrators/services/data products