Presentations

Monday July 17, 2017 Tuesday July 18, 2017 Wednesday July 19, 2017 Thursday July 20, 2017
 General-Break-Slides-T.Schmit.pdf

NSC2017_Session_1.1_Volz.pdf
NSC2017_Session_1.2_Griffin_v3.pdf
NSC2017_Session_1.4_Pica.pdf
NSC2017_Session_1.5_Grimes.pdf

NSC2017_Session_2.2_Shirakawa.pdf
NSC2017_Session_2.2a_Antonio_Divino_Moura.pdf
NSC2017_Session_2.4_williams_Eumetsat.pdf

NSC2017_Session_4.0_Ed_Kearns.pdf
NSC2017_Session_5.0_St.Germain.pdf
NSC2017_Session_6.1_kalluri_satya.pdf
NSC2017_Session_6.2a_Legacy_Satellite_Products.pdf
NSC2017_Session_6.2c_Layns.pdf
NSC2017_Session_6.2b_Sims_R20Panel.pdf
NSC2017_Session_6.3_Goldberg.pdf
NSC2017_Session_6.4_Steven_Goodman.pdf

NSC2017_Session_8.1_Manaenkova.pdf
NSC2017_Session_9.0_Stringer.pdf
NSC2017_Session_9.1_Donoho.pdf
NSC2017_Session_9.2_Tim_Schmit.pdf
NSC2017_Session_9.3_Seybold.pdf
NSC2017_Session_10.2_Pavolonis.pdf
NSC2017_Session_12.0_Training_Discussion_Janel_Thomas.pdf
NSC2017_Session_14.1_NWS_Applications_v3_mac.pdf 
NSC2017_Session_16.1_Baez_v2.pdf
NSC2017_Session_17.0_Jason_Taylor.pdf
NSC2017_Session_17.1_Greg_Mandt_JPSS_Overview.pdf
NSC2017_Session_17.1b_Greg_Mandt.pdf
NSC2017_Session_17.2_Barnet.pdf
NSC2017_Session_17.2_Goldberg.pdf
NSC2017_Session_17.3_Laynsv2.pdf
NSC2017_Session_17.4_Don_Hillger.pdf
NSC2017_Session_18.0_Kreller_v3.pdf
NSC2017_Session_18.1_Wilson.pdf
NSC2017_Session_18.2_Sjoberg.pdf
NSC2017_Session_18.3b_Estella_Collini.pdf
NSC2017_Session_18.3c_Luis_Machado_VIIRS.pdf
NSC2017_Session_18.4_David_Bradley.pdf
NSC2017_Session_18.5b_Sjoberg.pdf

NSC2017_Session_20.0_Shakila_Merchant.pdf
NSC2017_Session_20.0a_IMSG.pdf
NSC2017_Session_20.0b_Vaisala.pdf
NSC2017_Session_20.0c_AER.pdf
NSC2017_Session_20.0d_ERT.pdf
NSC2017_Session_20.0e_Quantum.pdf
NSC2017_Session_21.0_Sjoberg.pdf
NSC2017_Session_22.0_Nicole_Scarborough.pdf 

NSC2017_Session_23.1_Glendall_Souza_v3.pdf
NSC2017_Session_24.0_Kcaesar_Data_Distribution_v2.pdf
NSC2017_Session_24.1_CLASS_Satellite-2017.pdf
NSC2017_Session_24.3b_Greg_Mandt_PanelDiscussion.pdf
NSC2017_Session_24.4_Jim_McNitt_BREAKOUT.pdf
NSC2017_Session_24.5_Graeme_Martin.pdf
NSC2017_Session_24.reconvent_v2.pdf
NSC2017_Session_24.breakoutdisplay.pdf
NSC2017_Session_25.1_BHB_2_uCom.pdf
NSC2017_Session_25.2_Spectrum_Panel_David_Lubar.pdf
NSC2017_Session_25.3_Beau_backus.pdf
NSC2017_Session_26.0_Griffin.pdf
NSC2017_Session_27.0_Mark_paese.pdf 
Monday   July 17 Session Format Presenter/Target Audience/Topic Title/Subject/Questions Location  Chair/Moderator  
                   
Time Session Duration              
7:30 AM   1:00 Registration        Conference Rooms    
8:30 AM 1.0 0:15 Welcome & Logistics Plenary E. Madsen   Great Hall  E. Madsen, M. Moser  
8:45 AM 1.1 0:10 Welcome to CCNY  Dr. Vincent Boudreau, President, CCNY  Great Hall  E. Madsen  
8:55 AM 1.2 0:15 NOAA   V. Griffin Review of Previews NSC and ActionsOAA    
9:10 AM 1.3 0:20 NESDIS   Volz NESDIS      
9:30 AM 1.4 0:15 NWS   J. Pica NWS      
9:45 AM 1.5 0:20 Opening Keynote Address D. Grimes WMO President      
10:05 AM   0:30  Break Break   Posters / Exhibits NAC Ballroom    
10:35 AM 2.0 0:05 Introduction/International Plenary Paese Introductions Great Hall Eric Madsen  
10:40 AM 2.1 0:15     Dr. Yang Jun, Director General, National Meteorological Center, CMA Status and Mission Plans, CMA      
10:55 AM 2.2 0:15     Dr. Antonio Divino Moura, General Coordinator, CPTEC, Deputy Director, INPE Status and Mission Plans, INPE      
11:10 AM 2.3 0:15     Mr. Yoshishige Shirakawa, Senior Coordinator for Satellite Systems, JMA Status and Mission Plans, JMA      
11:25 AM 2.4 0:15     Mr. Mike Williams Status and Mission Plans, EUMETSAT    
11:40 AM 2.5 0:15     Place Holder Guest Speaker        
11:55 AM 3.0 1:00 Lunch/Speaker  Lunch (Provided) Al Roker Posters / Exhibits Great Hall / NAC Ballroom J. Leslie  
12:55 PM 4.0 0:45 Big Data  Panel Ed Kearns, Director for Big Data Project Introduction to Big Data and the Cooperative Research and Development Agreements (CRADA) Great Hall K. Mozer  
          Panelist briefing     note taker: Wayne MacKenzie  
          Q&A        
1:40 PM 5.0 0:15 Satellite Constellation Evolution Town Hall K. St. Germain, NESDIS OSAAP Establishing requirements Great Hall M Roth  
1:55 PM   0:15       Long-term satellite constellation planning efforts    
2:10 PM   0:15       Implications of commercial satellite data buys    
2:25 PM   0:15       Cooperation with international partners    
2:40 PM   0:30   Break   Posters / Exhibits NAC Ballroom    
3:10 PM 6.0 0:05 Research to Operations Panel Introduction   Great Hall T. Renkevens  
3:15 PM 6.1 0:10     Satya Kalluri STAR and Cooperative Institute role in R2O note taker: Matt Seybold  
3:25 PM 6.2 0:15     Kathryn Shontz, Jamese Sims, Arron Layns

Satellite Products and Services Review Board (how new products/enhancements get into operations)

NSC2017_Session_6.2a_Legacy_Satellite_Products.pdf
NSC2017_Session_6.2c_Layns.pdf
NSC2017_Session_6.2b_Sims_R20Panel.pdf

     
3:40 PM 6.3 0:10     Mitch Goldberg JPSS Science Research      
3:50 PM 6.4 0:10     Steve Goodman GOES-R Science Research/ Proving Ground    
4:00 PM 6.5 0:40     Q&A to panel        
4:40 PM 7.0 0:15 End of Day Wrap Up and Close Plenary E. Madsen   Great Hall E. Madsen, M. Moser  
4:55 PM       Adjourn          
                   
5:00 6:00   Exhibits Opening     NAC Ballroom Shakila Merchant  
6:00 7:00   Full Attendee Icebreaker Mixer   NAC Faculty Dinning Room Shakila Merchant  
                   
                   
                   
Tuesday   July 18 Session Format Presenter/Target Audience/Topic Title/Subject/Questions Location  Chair/Moderator  
                   
Time Session Duration              
7:30 AM   1:00 Registration            
8:30 AM 8.0 0:10 Welcome & Logistics  E. Madsen   Great Hall  E. Madsen, M. Moser  
8:40 AM 8.1 0:20 8:40 to 9:00 Opening Keynote Dr. Elena Manaenkova, Deputy Secretary General, WMO Great Hall  E. Madsen  
9:00 AM 9.0 0:15 Introduction/GOES-R Plenary N. Donoho, NESDIS/OSPO Current GOES status Great Hall S. Goodman  
9:15 AM 9.1 0:15     M. Stringer, GOES-R DSPD GOES-R overview with instruments (short videos from Goodman, include some space wx)   note taker: Jaime Daniels and Dick Reynolds  
9:30 AM 9.2 0:15     T. Schmit, NESDIS/STAR ABI CMI, first image overview      
9:45 AM 9.3 0:15     M. Seybold, NESDIS/OSPO PS-PVR results/Distribution to users    
10:00 AM   0:30   Break   Posters / Exhibits  NAC Ballroom    
10:30 AM 10.0 0:05 User Testimonials/GOES-R Panel

Janel Thomas

E. Grow (Broadcast)

Each panelist gets 5 min to verbally mention the impact of GOES-16 data to their industry. Then there is open time for Q&A for all the panelists Great Hall M. Medina, L. Spayd  
10:35 AM 10.1 0:05     M. Folmer (NWS)     note taker: Jim Gurka  
10:40 AM 10.2 0:05     M. Pavolonis (NESDIS/Research)        
10:45 AM 10.3 0:05     K. Caesar, CIMH Barbados (International)        
10:50 AM 10.4 0:05     Julio Castillo (Mexico)        
10:55 AM 10.5 0:05     Tom Cuff, OPC Director Maritime Industry      
11:00 AM 10.6 0:05     Randy Bass, FAA Aviation Industry (FAA and Commercial)    
11:05 AM 10.7 0:40     Open Q&A with all speakers        
11:45 AM 11.0 1:00 Lunch/Speaker Lunch (Provided) Erica Grow (WNBC-TV)
Jordan Gerth
Anoop Mehta (SSAI)
Melissa Kreller
Kristen Jabanoski 
Career Stories from the Professionals Event – 3 individuals share their career stories, 3 companies share their hiring history and current or anticipated openings.   (Posters and Exhibits are open.) Great Hall / NAC Ballroom (exhibits) B. Sjoberg  
12:45 PM 12.0 0:30 Training Resources  Panel P. Dills/S. Lindstrom/C. Gravelle/B. Connell/L. Spayd/J. Galvez COMET, VISIT, Proving Ground, VLab, NWS OCLO, NCEP Great Hall J. Thomas  
1:15 PM 13.0 0:15 Poster intro   T. Schmit/G. McWilliams   Great Hall    
1:30 PM   1:30 NOAA-Sponsored Science Posters NOAA   NAC Ballroom (exhibits) G. McWilliams, T. Schmit  
3:00 PM     GOES-R   NOAA Cooperative Institutes        
3:00 PM         Other academic users and students        
3:00 PM         Industry/Contractors Exhibits are open      
3:00 PM         International partners with related missions      
3:00 PM                  
3:00 PM   0:30   Break   Posters / Exhibits NAC Ballroom    
3:30 PM 14.0 0:05 GOES-R Opperational Applications: Conversations with the Users Interactive Chair/Moderator Intro to speakers/session and how it will work Great Hall M. Seybold and K. Mozer  
3:35 PM 14.1 1:00 GOES-R   C. Gravelle (NWS OPG Satellite Liaison), D. Radell (NWS ERHQ Satellite Focal Point) Convection Operational Application: 5 min presentation, 5 min interaction with audience   note taker: Steve Goodman  
4:35 PM 14.2         Fog and Low Stratus- Aviation Operational Application: 5 min presentation, 5 min interaction with audience      
4:35 PM 14.3         Winter – Lake Effect Snow Operational Application: 5 min presentation, 5 min interaction with audience      
4:35 PM 14.4         Fire Detection/Monitoring Operational Application: 5 min presentation, 5 min interaction with audience      
4:35 PM 14.5         Heavy Precipitation Operational Application: 5 min presentation, 5 min interaction with audience      
4:35 PM 14.6         Dust Detection Operational Application: 5 min presentation, 5 min interaction with audience      
4:35 PM 14.7 0:10       Wrap-up with final discussion      
4:45 PM 15.0 0:15 End of Day Wrap up and Close  Moser/Madsen   Great Hall E. Madsen, M. Moser  
5:00 PM       Adjourn          
5:00 PM   0:30              
5:30 PM   2:30 GOES-R Advanced Training      GOES-R Advanced Training Steinman Hall T269 J. Thomas, S. Goodman  
8:00 PM                  
                   
                   
Wednesday   July 19 Session Format Presenter/Target Audience/Topic Title/Subject/Questions Location  Chair/Moderator  
                   
Time Session Duration              
7:30 AM   1:00 Registration            
8:30 AM 16.0 0:10 8:30 to 8:35 Welcome & Logistics  Plenary E. Madsen   Great Hall  E. Madsen  
8:40 AM 16.1 0:20 8:40 to 9:00 Opening Keynote Dr. Julia Baez, President, WMO RA III, Director Pargyuayan Meteoprological Service Great Hall  E. Madsen, M. Moser  
9:00 AM 17.0 0:15 Introduction/JPSS Plenary J. Taylor, NESDIS/OSPO Current POES status Great Hall  M. Goldberg, JPSS  
9:15 AM 17.1 0:15     G. Mandt, NESDIS/JPSS SPD JPSS overview      
9:30 AM 17.2 0:30    

M. Goldberg, NESDIS/JPSS Senior Scientist (overview of all instruments, ATMS, OMPS);  C. Barnet, STC (CrIS);  D. Hillger, NESDIS/STAR (VIIRS)

NSC2017_Session_17.1b_Greg_Mandt.pdf
NSC2017_Session_17.2_Barnet.pdf
NSC2017_Session_17.2_Goldberg.pdf
NSC2017_Session_17.3_Laynsv2.pdf

Overview of JPSS Instruments       
10:00 AM 17.3 0:15     A. Layns, NESDIS/JPSS Distribution to users      
10:15 AM   0:30   Break   Posters / Exhibits  NAC Ballroom    
10:45 AM 18.0 0:15 User Testimonials/JPSS Panel Ocean and Coastal Ecosystems – Cara Wilson, NMFS/SWFSC/ERD How do you use JPSS support your mission? Great Hall M. Kreller  
11:00 AM 18.1 0:15     Alaska/Polar region – Melissa Kreller, NWS/AR/WFO/Fairbanks, AK How will JPSS change how you do your job?    
11:15 AM 18.2 0:15     Active Fires How do you access, or plan to access, the data?    
11:30 AM 18.3 0:15     Tropical Storms – Michael Folmer, NWS/OPC/OAB What use for the data do you see in the future?    
11:45 AM 18.4 0:15    

International Users – Luiz Machado, INPE, Brazil; Estela Collini, SMN, Argentina

NSC2017_Session_18.2_Sjoberg.pdf
NSC2017_Session_18.3b_Estella_Collini.pdf
NSC2017_Session_18.3c_Luis_Machado_VIIRS.pdf
NSC2017_Session_18.4_David_Bradley.pdf
NSC2017_Session_18.5b_Sjoberg.pdf

How is the interaction between NOAA and external communities?  
12:00 PM 18.5 0:10 Breakout Intro Bill Sjoberg        
12:10 PM 20.0 1:00   Lunch NSC2017_Session_20.0_Shakila_Merchant.pdf
NSC2017_Session_20.0a_IMSG.pdf
NSC2017_Session_20.0b_Vaisala.pdf
NSC2017_Session_20.0c_AER.pdf
NSC2017_Session_20.0d_ERT.pdf
NSC2017_Session_20.0e_Quantum.pdf
NSC2017_Session_21.0_Sjoberg.pdf 
The Future of our Career Field –  Shakila Merchant presents the SPARKS Program, Corporate Sponsors (slide 1), Slide showing the exhibitors.   Great Hall / NAC Ballroom (exhibits) B. Sjoberg  
1:10 PM   0:30 NOAA-Sponsored Science Posters NOAA   Great Hall G. McWilliams, T. Schmit  
1:40 PM   0:15 JPSS   NOAA Cooperative Institutes   NAC Ballroom (exhibits)    
1:55 PM   0:15     Other academic users and students        
2:10 PM   0:15     Industry/Contractors Exhibits are open      
2:25 PM   0:15     International partners with related missions      
2:40 PM   0:30   Break   Posters / Exhibits NAC Ballroom    
3:10 PM 21.0 1:05 JPSS Breakouts Proving Ground Initiatives – Bill Sjoberg  Where are we now? Great Hall B. Sjoberg  
4:15 PM 21.1       Product Performance and Cal/Val – Lihang Zhou Where are we going or where should we go? NAC 0/201    
4:15 PM 21.2       Training Needed for Data Product Applications – Jorel Torres How can NOAA help us get there? NAC 1/202    
4:15 PM 21.3       JPSS Operational Applications – Christie Best What type of training is needed/available for JPSS Applications NAC 1/203    
4:15 PM 21.4       GEONETCast JPSS Requirements – Mitch Goldberg *Speakers in this session should address the above questions or any other issue they deem relevant Sheppard 205    
4:15 PM   0:20     Transfer time back to Great Hall        
4:35 PM 21.5 0:30 Report Out    Plenary reconvene Reconvene and discuss outcomes of breakouts Great Hall  B. Sjoberg  
5:05 PM 22.0 0:15 End of Day Wrap up and Close  E. Madsen   Great Hall E. Madsen, M. Moser  
5:20 PM       Adjourn          
                   
6:00 PM   0:30 Employment Opportunties in the Federal Government   NSC2017_Session_22.0_Nicole_Scarborough.pdf   Nicole Scarborough Great Hall B. Sjoberg  
      WMO SDR Meeting    Completion of Sunday meeting (by invitation only)  NAC 6/105 E. Madsen  
6:30 PM   1:30 Student and Early Professional Speed Networking Session     Liz Nolan, Bill Sjoberg Great Hall B. Sjoberg  
                   
                   
                   
Thursday   July 20 Session Format Presenter/Target Audience/Topic Title/Subject/Questions Location  Chair/Moderator  
                   
Time Session Duration              
7:30 AM   1:00 Registration            
8:30 AM 23.0 0:10 8:30 to 8:40 Welcome & Logistics  E. Madsen   Great Hall  E. Madsen, M. Moser  
8:40 AM 23.1 0:20 8:40 to 9:00 Opening Keynote RA IV Small-user Perspective Dr. Glendell de Souza, representing the President of WMO RA IV Great Hall  E. Madsen  
9:00 AM 24.0 0:30 Data Distribution and Access Panel Alan Hall (CLASS)
Kathy-Ann Caesar (Caribbean Institute for Meteorology and Hydrology)
Greg Mandt (JPSS Program Director)
Graeme Martin (UW SSEC)
Data Distribution and Access Great Hall  J. McNitt, J. Han  
9:30 AM   0:10    

Transfer to Break-out Rooms (10 mins)

NSC2017_Session_24.4_Jim_McNitt_BREAKOUT.pdf

       
9:40 AM 24.1 0:35 Concurrent breakouts  Breakouts Breakout 1: Direct Broadcast Direct Broadcast (DB). Includes GVAR, EMWIN, GRB, HRIT/EMWIN, HRPT, and HRD Great Hall    
10:15 AM 24.2       Breakout 2: Terrestrial Data Distribution Includes CLASS NAC 1/203    
10:15 AM   0:30   Break   Posters / Exhibits NAC Ballroom    
10:45 AM 24.3 0:15    

Plenary reconvene

NSC2017_Session_24.reconvent_v2.pdf
NSC2017_Session_24.breakoutdisplay.pdf

DB capability (5 min), terrestrial data distro (5 min) Great Hall J. McNitt, J.Han  
11:00 AM 25.0 0:15 Spectrum Allocation and NOAA Satellite Downlinks Town Hall Jonathan Porter, AccuWeather What are any upcoming changes to spectrum allocation? Great Hall Renee Leduc-Clarke (Narayan Strategy)
11:15 AM 25.1 0:15   B. Betsill, Microcom Design How will this impact the types of equipment needed?    
11:30 AM 25.2 0:15     D. Lubar, Aerospace What other impacts to direct broadcast are on the horizon?    
11:45 AM 25.3 0:15     B. Backus, NESDIS Spectrum (JHU APL) What is NOAA’s position on current rulemaking petitions?    
12:00 PM 26.0 0:15 Review of Conference Action Items Plenary V. Griffin   Great Hall E. Madsen, M. Moser  
12:15 PM   0:15 Concluding Remarks Plenary M. Paese, NESDIS DAA A New Era for NOAA Environmental Satellites Great Hall    
12:30 PM   1:00   Adjourn