Meeting agenda/minutes

Please read the notes in the above photos when reading the minutes below



  1. Actions
  1. Standup and make a mark - update white boards for Taverna Active List topics - (feel free to change who does this amongst the relevant people)
  2. All read what has been written (note down relevant questions or annotate white board with any relevant questions)
  3. Quick round table to report particular success, blockers, questions and who you are planning on talking to about what (please use judgement so topic is not too fine grained or to nebulous)
  4. Research (relevant to Taverna Active List but not being strict)
  5. Outreach/Events/Funding - not limited to Taverna Active Lists - standing items at all meta-meetings
  6. Any Other Business (Technology demos now once a Month not after each meeting at some yet to be decided regular slot)
  7. Minuting & Photography (of white board) for next time

Attending and minuting

Actions from previous meeting (5 min)

Taverna Active List (board pens at the ready !)

Taverna 2.x

T2 server client libraries

Next Generation Workbench

Components Library

BioCatalogue, myExperiment, etc plugins


Action - meeting with Donal and Alex to do integration


Portal Library


Money available - Action - Shoaib to send Carole details.


Peter to send toxicology talk to Alan and Alex - position paper

Peter to ask Paul Dobson molecular open source conferance


Andrea working with Ian Cottam to integrate Condor Cluster into App4Andy Condor Cluster





Eagle KTA



AOT (Any Other Taverna)

Harry Knoyes awarded grant for a student working on try in humans (Paul on application) Andy working out whether students comes to manchester

MSc projects

Action - Sean to meet Stian about MSC Funding (Carole says not urgent) - semantics in Taverna

Research (5 min)

Khalid commented on IMPACT draft paper - Clemens aware and has been advised of venues

Outreach and training (5 min)

Events and funding news (5 min)

TSB was funded; we are now in political negotiation phase - Shoaib to go swindon meeting 02/02/2011

Any other business (10 min)

Minuting for the next meeting

New actions (including who needs to meet whom about what for ticking off next week)

Action - Donal and Alex to meet about Integrating the server and security

Action - Shoaib to report back from TSB kick-off meeting

Action - Sean to meet Stian about MSC Funding (not urgent) - semantics in Taverna in Taverna

Action - Peter to send toxicology talk to Alan and Alex

Action - Shoaib to put together monthly meeting agenda for the Technology/Project presentations (first one will be on Code review tools from Atlassian and GitHub)