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NISO Altmetrics Project – First In-person Meeting

Wednesday, October 9, 2013
The Firehouse at Fort Mason Center
San Francisco, CA


October 9, 2013
8:30 a.m.

Round the Room Introductions

Video Recording: Welcome, meeting opening and Lightning Talks (140 minutes)

8:45 a.m.

Introduction: Background and What We Hope to Achieve
Todd Carpenter, Executive Director, NISO

9:15 a.m.

Lightning Talks on Related Projects (5 min each)

10:45 a.m.


11:00 a.m.

Brainstorming: Identification of Topics for Discussion
Participation of all attendees including virtual attendees
Exercise to include noting topics of interest from attendees and posting problems/issues/gaps/challenges/themes on post-it notes followed by collective grouping and prioritizing of themes. Initial themes will have surfaced in the open Google Doc shared with the group prior to the event.

12:00 p.m.


1:00 p.m.

Breakout 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: Afternoon Brainstorming Session (31 minutes)

2:00 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.

Video Recording: Breakout sessions (80 minutes)

3:30 p.m.

Wrap up, Meeting Adjourns

Video Recording: Breakout session presentations and meeting closing (72 minutes)

Document: Notes from Definitions Breakout Session

Document: Notes from Quality and Data Science Breakout Session

Document: Notes from Business and Use Cases Breakout Session

Document: Transcription of all Post-it Notes from Brainstorming Session

5:00 p.m.

Casual Drinks Gathering - Bin 38 Restaurant & Wine Bar