RINGO Kickoff meeting in Heidelberg
21-02-2017 -- 23-02-2017
Location: Kirchhoff Institute for Physics, Heidelberg, Germany
The European Commission funded H2020 project, Readiness of ICOS for Necessities of integrated Global Observations (RINGO) has been officially launched in Heidelberg from 21st to 23rd February 2017.
The Kickoff meeting gathered representatives from number of project partner organisations to discuss the activities, organisation and management of this four-year project, coordinated by ICOS ERIC.
RINGO aims at further development of ICOS Research Infrastructure by focusing on the RI’s scientific, geographical, technological, data-related as well as political and administrative readiness to further strengthen the quality of operations and the level of impact.
RINGO Kickoff meeting agenda
12.30-13.20 Welcome words and introduction of RINGO concept and aims (Werner Kutsch, ICOS DG and RINGO coordinator)
13.20-15.20 The World Café (TWC)
15:45-17:00 Risks of RINGO
9:00-12:00 Work Packages
• 9:00 WP1 (Ingeborg Levin)
• 9:20 WP2 (Jiří Kolman)
• 9:40 WP3 (Timo Vesala)
• 10:00 WP4 (Alex Vermeulen)
• 10:20 WP5 (Eija Juurola)
10:35-12:00 WP6 including project management (tools, platforms, techniques, ECAS protocols, definitions of responsibilities of partners, Evi-Carita Riikonen)
12:45-14:30 Dissemination and Exploitation actions (Gorana Jerkovic)
15:00-17:00 Individual meetings of Work Packages and Tasks
9:00-11:00 RINGO General Assembly meeting (Chair: Werner Kutsch, Rapporteur: Evi-Carita Riikonen)