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3 November 2011 JTF meeting, Koblenz

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The second meeting of the Joint Task Force on the RIS Index will convene on 3 November 2011 in Koblenz. Venue:
Bundesanstalt für Gewässerkunde
Am Mainzer Tor 1
56068 Koblenz
2nd floor
Meeting room 2

The agenda:
11.00-11.10 Welcome and approval of the agenda
11.10-11.20 Overview of the Joint Task Force operational issues
    • Members
    • Objectives
    • Description of Work
    • Relation to the RIS Expert Groups
    • Relation to RIS projects 
11.20-12.20 RIS Index Encoding Guide
    • Status quo
    • Feedback received
    • Encountered problems 
12.20-12.30 Coffee break
12.30-14.00 RIS Index Encoding Guide
    • Consolidation of feedback
    • Open issues 
    • Quick Guide 
14.00-15.00 Lunch break
15.00-15.30 RIS Index template
   • Size of the file
   • CR 036
15.30-16.00 Utilization of the RIS Index (feedback and problems)
   • PLATINA – ERDMS tool
   • IRIS Europe II – National reference data management systems
   • NEWADA – FIS portal
   • National implementations All
16.00 – 16:30 Encoding of the European Waterway Network
   • Necessity to include encoding into RIS Index Encoding Guide?
   • Opinions of the participants All
16.30-17.00 Next steps
   • Further work on the Encoding Guide
   • RIS Index template
   • Presentation at the NtS Expert Group meeting
17.00 Closure of the meeting