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NISO Altmetrics Project – Second In-person Meeting

Wednesday, December 11, 2013
Capitol Hilton
Washington, DC


December 11, 2013
8:30 a.m.


9:15 a.m.

Introduction: Background and What We Hope to Achieve
Todd Carpenter, Executive Director, NISO: Do We need Standards for Alternative Metrics?

Video Recording: Welcome and Introductions

9:45 a.m.


10:00 a.m.

Lightning Talks on Related Projects (5 min each, speakers listed alphabetically)

Video Recording: Lightning Talks, Part 1: Jeff Baer, Rachel Borchardt, William Gunn

Video Recording: Lightning Talks, Part 2: Michael Habib, Martha Krillidou, David Lowe, Roger Schonfeld, Bill Silberg

11:30 a.m.


12:30 p.m.

Breakout of first round of Discussion Groups
The groups will have an open discussion of their selected topics and how it plays into a future ecosystem. Depending on the topic, this could include identification of related projects, potential solutions, ongoing pilot projects and gaps in community activity related to the theme. Each group will come up with 3-6 action items related to the topic for prioritization later.

Video Recording: Breakout Session 1

1:30 p.m.

Reporting Out of Discussion Groups & All-Attendee Discussion of Reports
Each group will report on its discussions, highlighting necessary actions, gaps or areas where more information is needed.

Document: Business and Use Cases Group

Document: Discovery Group

Document: Qualitative vs. Quantitative Group

Video Recording:
Reporting from Breakout Groups

2:15 p.m.


2:45 p.m.

Breakout of second round discussion groups

Document: Identifying stakeholders and their values

Document: Definitions/Defining Impact

 Future Proofing Group

Video Recording: Breakout Session 2

3:45 p.m.

Reporting out of second round of discussion groups
All attendee discussion of reports

Video Recording: Reporting from Breakout Groups 2 and End of Meeting Wrap Up

4:10 p.m.

Wrap up & next steps

4:30 p.m. Meeting adjourns