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  • Report and track work with NIP research groups

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5 minWelcome and Agenda AdditionsPhilip Blood

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10 minUpdates on Current NIP effortsPhilip Blood, All

Where are your current NIP efforts focused?

Projects we are aware of and helping. Sergiu has a list at the bottom of the main NIP page: WBS 2.2.3 NIP: Novel & Innovative Projects. Please send me updates via email about new projects or work with ongoing projects.

Notes from last meeting: Specifically - any achievements to be highlighted in the August-October quarterly report? Kevin: PI Hinrichs on Wrangler. Derek: CMS to XSEDE support. Alan: Sever Tipei .

40 minNIP and GatewaysSudhakar Pamidighantam

Sudhakar will talk about the Science Gateways Community Institute (SGCI), highlighting novel projects currently happening within SGCI. We'll talk about how we can leverage SGCI in our work, along with any suggestions we might communicate to SGCI for helping NIP communities, or any other topics of interest to the group.

Extended Developer Support: 0.25 FTE for 3-6 months.

Current EDS projects: A number of interesting areas relevant to NIP, Cloud Launch, COSMIC2,, ND Watershed, SimCCS, Drug Side Effect Portal, CAIDA

Scientific Software Collaborative: Testbed for development of new gateways and gateway technologies. Help people to find gateways that will help them. Help people find tools to build gateways.

Community Engagement: become an affiliate of SGCI

Workforce: Help train workforce that can crate gateways.

Opportunities to engage with SGCI: Letters of collaboration, EDS, affiliate

Mailing list engagement

5 minAOB, next meetingPhilip Blood

Reminder: SGCI can now be allocated through XRAS ECSS (help with User Interface side). Maybe we can have a NIP-focused discussion on SGCI

Reminder: By 12/1, please make sure to declare your intentions to contribute to PEARC18 - see

Next meeting: Nov 20?

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