Second International CrystalGrid Workshop, Bloomington Indiana, April 26 - 28, 2007

Second International CrystalGrid Workshop on Data Management for Crystallography.


Thursday April 26th
8:00am-8:30am Registration
8:30am-8:50am Welcome and opening remarks
John C. Huffman

Session 1A: Current and future practice in data handling for diffraction methods pt. I - University Facilities
Chair: Peter Mller

Vic Young
Data management in a multi-user university facility

Rick McMullen
Using grid technology for multi-facility data management

Michael Hursthouse
Data Management in the UK NCS

Jim Britton
Reciprocal space volumes

Allen Hunter
Data Management in STaRBURSTT CDC

10:20am-10:30am Coffee/tea break

Session 1B: Current and future practice in data handling for diffraction methods pt. II - National Facilities
Chair: Jim Viccaro

Simon Teat
Data handling at the ALS - a users perspective

Art Schultz
Data handling at the IPNS archive

Yu-Sheng Chen
Data management at CARS

Christina Hoffmann
Data management for the ORFLS/SNS system

Peter Turner
Data management down under

12:00pm-1:00pm Lunch (on-site)

Session 2A: Standards for data format and management pt. I
Chair: Michael Hursthouse

Andy Howard
Development and implementation of standards in the context of macromolecular crystallography beamline automation

Brian McMahon
Standards in scholarly crystallographic data publishing

Herb Bernstein
Reducing Friction in PX Synchrotron Image Data Acquisition

John Westbrook
Data Management at the RCSB PDB

2:30pm-2:45pm Coffee/tea break

Session 2B: Standards for data format and management pt. II
Chair: Michael Hursthouse

Kerstin Kleese van Dam
Generic Facilities Data Management and Analytical Framework

Craig Stewart
Institutional responsibilities for scientific data

Simon Coles
Metadata and standards for crystallographic data dissemination: implications for raw data management and archival

Michael Gleaves
Integrating macromolecular crystallography into the Generic Facilities Data Management

4:15pm-4:45pm Day 1 Summary discussion and wrap up
6pm Dinner (off-site)
Friday, April 27th
7:30am-8:30am Breakfast
8:30am-8:45am Program and logistics for the day
John C. Huffman
8:45am-10:15am Session 3: Publishing and digital libraries & Intellectual property and ownership issues
Chair: Randall Bramley

Beth Cate
Intellectual property issues with scientific data

Jon Dunn
The IU Digital Library Program

Melissa Cragin & Scott Wilson
The University of Illinois Digital Library initiative

10:15am-10:30am Coffee/tea break
10:30am-12:00pm Session 3: Open discussion on intellectual property & ownership issues
12:00pm-1:30pm Lunch (on your own)
1:30pm-2:30pm Session 4: Research agenda & funding priorities/needs
Session chair: John C. Huffman

An open session with speakers selected from the workshop to discuss potential collaborations, critical research areas, and funding issues in scientific data management

2:30pm-2:45pm Coffee/tea break
2:45pm-3:45pm Session 4: Research agenda & funding priorities/needs cont.
3:45pm-5:00pm Day 2 Summary, Discussion of findings and recommendations
6:00pm Dinner (off-site)
Saturday, April 28th
8:00am-9:00am Breakfast
9:00am-11:30am Session 5: Group discussion & report writing
11:30am-12:00pm Workshop closing remarks
12:00pm Lunch (on your own)
Late afternoon Dinner for report writers and remaining participants (self-organized)
ARC -- Australian Research Council