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  • Day: Tuesday, 27th May 2008
  • Time: 10.00
  • Room: Atlas 2

Meeting Agenda/Minutes

Table of Contents


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Attending and Minuting

Minuting: Jits

Attending: Carole, Charlotte, Alex, Stuart, Ian, Bharathi, Alan, John, Stian, Franck, Jits

Actions from Previous Meeting

    * Stuart, Paolo: arrange data meeting with Marco - deferred till June (with Paolo)
    * Antoon: Set up Bio Group meeting - new action on Franck to contact Antoon
    * Stuart: Discuss with Constantinos the guidelines for people contributing to Taverna's code - ongoing, with Constantinos (there is a concrete case - RServe processer contribution, T1 to T2)
    * Alan/Katy: check reply to Erasmus medical centre (Rotterdam) regards their Taverna enquiry
    * Tom:  e-mail design/thoughts on activity palette - ongoing
    * Stuart: wiki page to list T1 artifacts and comment "clean, unclean, old mygrid, external" - ongoing
    * Marco: send platform annual reports to the mygrid list - he did this, then asked us not to look at them
    * Paul: send out URL for bio ID changer - ongoing

OMII Operations and Management

T2 Progress

Stuart + Ian - doing contextual views. Good progress but slow progress (GUI stuff). String constant and BioMart done.

Alan - had a meeting with Paul to go through UI issues. Has been written up on the wiki (link).

Alex - got username/password working. Had to redesign the UI she was working on. Working on the signatures in the meantime. Need to sync up with the BioCatalogue work.

Activity palette work? 

Report back/Upcoming from Team A

Report back/Upcoming from Team B

Packs work is going well. Basic functionality has been implemented and is now being alpha tested by friends and family.

Jits - next few days in Southampton, for work with WHIP, work with Chemists, discussions on Packs and the management meeting.

Franck - working on the model (for BioCatalogue). 

Report back/Upcoming from Team C

Report back/Upcoming from Team Frog

Alan - InstantSoap front - can do command line applications. But docs bad.

Report back/Upcoming from Team Tom


Report back/Upcoming from Training, Outreach and Curation

Franck - working on next newsletter (to be distributed during OGF). 

Report back/Upcoming from BioAssist

Round-table from Floating Team Members

Upcoming Milestones/Cross Team Scheduling Issues

Support Hat and JIRA Review (alternate weeks)

Alex on support hat now. Oh wait, she's at OGF. So she can swap later. 

Upcoming Meetings

ISMB - need a technical person to go with Katy. Spoke about Jits possibly representing myExperiment.

Funding News

Carole - nearly on closure for contract with caGrid; SysMo as well; Obesity e-Labs - workshop / advisory board meeting on 10th June.

Any Other Business (AOB)

Stian asked about contracts and contract extensions. Carole explained that she will be sorting this out. 

Minuting for the Next Meeting


New actions

    * Franck: contact Antoon about setting up Bio Group meeting

    * Stuart: set up Taverna developer workshop, based on the conversation had on "webinars" and so on.

    * Alex: organise a chat specifically for security (maybe joining one of the BioCatalogue/myExperiment chats)

Previous/Next Minutes

Previous meeting: 2008-05-20

Next meeting: 2008-06-03

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