International Workshop on Open Data for Sustainable Development Goals in Developing Countries

    September 4-8, 2017

    Antananarivo, Madagascar

    Workshop Programme

    (Draft version, 22 JUNE 2017)

    Madagascar participated actively in all GEO event since 2005 until now and became GEO member since 17 November 2009. Madagascar presented and implemented the GEO Workplan 2012-2015, and participated actively in the 2nd decennal GEO Work Program 2016-2025.
    Madagascar is AfriGEOSS member and involve in the African Open Science Platform Initiative. 
    Madagascar launches the Opendata in the Opendata day and we mark our strong volounty to host an International workshop and training on 4th-8th September 2017. It will be in Antananarivo.

    The Task Group on Preservation of and Access to Scientific and Technical Data in/for/with Developing Countries, Committee on Data for Science and Technology (CODATA-PASTD), established in 2002, has provided a much-needed focus on the data preservation and archiving practices of developing countries. The PASTD has been engaging in promoting and enhancing the worldwide cooperation in ICTs and research data and in developing open knowledge environments for international science and sustainability in developing countries. International workshops and training sessions toward these goals have been held in a region series of the workshops during the last 15 years, including in China (Beijing, Shanghai) and Mongolia (Ulaanbaatar) of Asia, South Africa (Pretoria) and Kenya (Nairobi) of African, Cuba (Havana) of Caribbean region, , as well as Brazil (Sao Paulo), Columbia(Bogotá) and Mexico (Mexico city) of American. The CODATA-PASTD focus on the following objectives:

    1.Promote strategy, policy and institutional guidelines for implementation of open data principles in developing countries, especially in low and middle income countries

    2.Provide an interdisciplinary forum for enhancing capacity building and sharing best practice in developing countries;

    3.Advance data publishing in developing countries;

    4.Enhance data re-use and repositories in support of sustainable development;

    In responding to the UN Sustainable Development Goals and the “Open Data in a Big Data World” –An International Accord, the International Workshop on Open Data for Sustainable Development Goals in Developing Countries will be held on September 4-8, 2017, Antananarivo, Madagascar. 

    Organizers:

    • CODATA Task Group on Preservation of and Access to Scientific and Technical Data in/for/with Developing Countries (CODATA PASTD)
    • The Ministry of Environment, Ecology and Forestry MADAGASCAR

    Program committee

    • Co-Chairs
      • Prof. Xiang Zhou, Co-Chair of CODATA PASTD
      • Prof. Mable Imbaga, Co-Chair of CODATA-PASTD
      • Dr. Simon Hudson, Executive Director of Committee on Data for Science and Technology
      • RAMAROLAHIVONJITIANA Frédéric Joël, GEO Principal Madagasca
      • Mrs NOASILALAONOMENJANAHARY Ambinintsoa Lucie,Ministry of Environment, Ecology and Forestry
    • Secretary:
      • Prof. Chuang Liu, Secretary of CODATA- PASTD and Co-Chair of Data Publishing Subgroup
      • Dr. Paul Uhlir, J.D., Chair of the CODATA Data Policy
      • Dr. Daisy Selematsela, Co-Chair of CODATA-WDS Joint Sub-group of CODATA-PASTD
      • Mr.Peter Pissierssens, IOC/UNESCO
      • Prof. Changlin Wang, Secretary General of ISDE
      • Dr.Mustapha Mokrane, Executive Director of ICSU/WDS
      • Dr. Alik Ismail-Zdeh, Secretary General of IUGG
      • Dr. Wenbo Chu, Data Sharing Working Group of GEO
      • Solofo Rakotondraompiana, University Of Antananarivo, Madagascar
      • Susan Veldsman, Academy of Science of South Africa
      • Ina Smith, Academy of Science of South Africa (ASSAF)

       

    Training committee
    Co-Chairs:

      • Dr.Mika Odido, Co-Chair of Capacity Building subgroup of CODATA-PASTD and IOC Sub Commission for Africa and the Adjacent Island States, UNESCO Multi-Sectoral Office in Nairobi, KENYA
      • Dr.Zui Tao, Co-Chair of Capacity Building subgroup of CODATA-PASTD , Institute of Remote Sensing and Digital Earth, Chinese Academy of Sciences
      • Dr.Tomoko Doko, Co-Chair of Capacity Building subgroup of CODATA-PASTD and Keio Research Institute at SFC, Keio University, Japan
      • Frédéric Joël RAMAROLAHIVONJITIANA, Ministry of Environment, Ecology and Forestry
      • Solofo Rakotondraompiana, University Of Antananarivo, Madagascar
      • Nicolas Raft Razafindrakoto,University Of Antananarivo,Madagascar
      • Dr John BEMIASA,Manager Data Ocean in the South West of the Region of Madagascar

     

    Co-Sponsors:

    • ESRI
    • Institute of Geographic Sciences and Natural Resources Research, CAS

     

    Local Organizing Committee

    Chair:

      • Frédéric Joël RAMAROLAHIVONJITIANA, Ministry of Environment, Ecology and Forestry
      • Ambinintsoa Noasilalaonomenjahary, Ministry of Environment, Ecology and Forestry
      • Solofo Rakotondraompiana, the Ministry of High Education and Scientific Research,University Of Antananarivo, Madagascar

    Member:

      • Nicolas Raft Razafindrakoto,University Of Antananarivo,Madagascar
      • Alisoa RAZAFITSARA, Ministry of Post, Telecommunications and Digital Development, Ministry in charge of the New Technology
      • François Augustin Randriahavaniaina, Ministry of Higher Education and Scientific Research
      • Ralph RAZAFINDRAKOTO

       

    Contact:

    Xiang ZHOU
    Institute of Remote Sensing and Digital Earth, CAS
    Tel: +86-10-64846825 Fax: +86-10-64864643
    Email: zhouxiang@radi.ac.cn; zhoux@irsa.ac.cn

    Frédéric Joël RAMAROLAHIVONJITIANA
    GEO Principal MADAGASCAR
    IT Manager
    Ministry of Environment, Ecology and Forestry, MADAGASCAR
    Tel: (+261)34 05 620 75
    Email:dsi@mef.gov.mg

    Mrs NOASILALAONOMENJANAHARY Ambinintsoa Lucie
    National Focal Point AfriGEOSS-MADAGASCAR
    Ministry of Environment, Ecology and Forest
    Tel:+261340562005
    Email: noasilalao912@gmail.com

    Website:

    Dr. Zui Tao&Dr. Tingting LV
    Institute of Remote Sensing and Digital Earth, CAS
    Email: taozui@radi.ac.cn; lvtt@radi.ac.cn;
    URL: http:// www.codata-pastd.org/

    Part 1: 
    High Level Meeting 4 September 2017 (Morning OR Afternoon)
    Venue: Mahazoarivo
    Keynote speech & presentations 

     

    Day of 4th September 2017
    Palace Prime Minister in Mahazoarivo

    Time

    Title of Presentation

    Speakers

    14.00-14.30

    Registration

     

    14.30-14.40

    Keynote speech

    Minister of Environment, Ecology and Forest (MEEF)

    14.40-15.40

    Opened data in the Big World

    MEEF and CODATA

    15.40-16.00

    Discussion

     

    16.00-16.30

    Séance Photo and Cocktail

     

     

     

    Part 2: 
    International Workshop on Open Data for Sustainable Development Goals in Developing Countries
    Venue: Anosy- Development Learning Center
    Proposed program

     

    Day of 5th September 2017
    Learning Center Development, Anosy

    Time

    Title of Presentation

    Speakers

    08.30-09.00

    Registration

     

    09.00-09.15

    Keynote speech

    Minister of Environment, Ecology and Forest (MEEF)

    09.15-09.30

    Objectives and Output of the Workshop

    Noasilalao

    09.30-10.00

    Implementation  Guidelines of Data Sharing Principles

    CODATA PASTD

    10.00-10.30

    International Accord Open data in the Big Data in the World

    CODATA International

    10.30-11.00

    TEA BREAK and SÉANCE PHOTO

    11.00-11.30

    Implementation  Guidelines of Data Sharing Principles:

    • Success story of the international Organization

    ASSAF

    11.30-12.00

    Implementation  Guidelines of Data Sharing Principles: 
    Success story of the international Countries

    RUSSIA

    12.00-12.30

    Implementation  Guidelines of Data Sharing Principles: 
    Success story of the international Countries

     

    SOUTH AFRICA

    12.30-13.00

    Implementation  Guidelines of Data Sharing Principles: 
    Success story of the international Countries

    KENYA

    13.00-14.00

    LUNCH

    14.00-14.30

    DRAFT of National Policy of Data Sharing

    MPTDN

    14.30-15.15

    Implementation Data sharing in Madagascar: Topic “Biodiversity”

    FAPBM
    MNP
    WCS
    CHM-ONE
    CHM-Biosecurity

    15.15 -15.30

    Implementation Data sharing in Madagascar:
    Topic “Environment”

    ONE

    15.30-16.00

    TEA BREAK

    16.00-16.15

    Implementation Data sharing in Madagascar: Topic “DISASTER”

    BNGRC

    16.15-16.30

    Implementation Data sharing in Madagascar: Topic “METEO”

    METEO

    16.30-16.45

    Implementation Data sharing in Madagascar: Topic “Fire of bush”

    DVRF-MEEF

    16.45-17.00

    Implementation Data sharing in Madagascar: Topic “HEALTH”

    IPM

    Day of 6th September 2017
    Learning Center Development, Anosy

    Time

    Title of Presentation

    Speakers

    08.30-09.00

    Registration

     

    09.00-09.30

    Implementation Data sharing in Madagascar: Topic “OCEANS”

    IHSM

    09.30-10.30

    Open data
    National Policy Guidelines

    CODATA

    10.30-11.00

    TEA BREAK

    11.00-11.30

    Open data
    National Policy Guidelines

    CODATA

    11.30-12.00

     

    Working Group

     

    12.00-12.30

     

    12.30-13.00

     

    13.00-14.00

    LUNCH

    14.00-14.30

    Working Group

     

    14.30-15.00

     

    15.00-15.30

    TEA BREAK

    15.30-16.00

    Restutition

     

    16.00-17.00

     

    17.00-17.30

    Cloture et cocktails

    MEEF

     

     

    Part 3:
    Training course on Open Data and Re-use7-8 September 2017
    Ankatso - University of Antananarivo

    Day of 7th September 2017
    Training course on Open  Data and Re-use: 7-8 September 2017
    University Ankatso, Antananarivo

    Time

    Title of Presentation

    Speakers

    08.30-09.00

    Registration

     

    09.00-09.10

    Opening remarks

    Prof. Xiang ZHOU (RADI/CAS & CODATA-PASTD, China)

    09.10-9.30

    Introduction of  Training course

    Dr.Tomoko Doko (Keio University & CODATA-PASTD, Japan)

    9:30-10:30

    Open Data Principle and Policy

    Dr.Simon Hudson (CODATA, France)

    10.30-11.00

    TEA BREAK

     

    11.00-12.00

    Data Publishing and sharing platform

    Prof. Chuang Liu (IGSNRR/CAS & CODATA-PASTD, China)

    12.00-13.00

    Hands on practices: Data Publishing

    Dr. Ruixiang Shi (IGSNRR/CAS, China)

    13.00-14.00

    LUNCH

    14.00-15.30

    Digital Agriculture and Remote Sensing information processing

    Prof. Zhongxin Chen (IARRP/CAAS,China)

    15.30-16.00

    TEA BREAK

    16.00-17.30

    GIS-based Multi Criteria Evaluation (MCE) and Hands-on Practices

    Dr. Tomoko Doko and Dr. Wenbo Chen (Keio University & CODATA-PASTD, JAPAN)

    Day of 8th September 2017
    Training course on Open  Data and Re-use: 7-8 September 2017
    University Ankatso, Antananarivo

    Time

    Title of Presentation

    Speakers

    08.30-10.30

    TBD

    Prof Muliaro Wafula(JKUAT/iCEOD & CODATA, Kenya) TBD

    10.30-11.00

    TEA BREAK

    11.00-12.00

    Marine & Coastal Environment Monitoring

    Dr.Zuitao & Dr.Tingting LV(RADI/CAS & CODATA-PASTD, China)

    12.00-13.00

    Hands on practices:

    Dr.Zuitao & Dr.Tingting

    13.00-14.00

    LUNCH

    14.00-14.30

    Research data interoperability and sharing

    Prof. Yuanqiang ZHU

    14.30-15.00

    Hands on practices: data interoperability and sharing

    Dr. Jia Song

    15.00-15.30

    TEA BREAK

    15.30-17.00

    World data resources and regional network

    Dr. Mika Odido (UNESCO, CODATA-PASTD, Kenya))

    17.00-17.30

    Closing remarks

    Dr. Mika Odido

     

     

     

     

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