November 4, 2019
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Upcoming Committee Meetings



  1. Event and Calendar Notes
  2. More News in Nov. Newsletter
  3. Nominations for LC Chair

Event and Calendar Notes

A face-to-face meeting of the current Leadership Council (LC) and the new EarthCube Office will take place in San Diego November 20-21, 2019. This week's committee and team meetings would be a great time to convey priorities to LC representatives who will attend the meeting.

  • The EarthCube Calendar may be the single easiest place to access details for open committee meetings. including links to Zoom, one-touch dial-in, agenda, and group webpage. Navigate: EarthCube > Events > Calendar, or
  • The Calendar has been updated to include conferences where we anticipate EarthCube or partner participation in some form, currently scheduled through July 2020.


More News in EarthCube November Newsletter

The November Monthly Newsletter included an article on elections, reproduced here because it contains important governance news. Apologies for cross-posting!

The weekly Monday Update is brief and focused on the work of EarthCube committees, while the Monthly Newsletter is broader in scope. Take a look!


Nominations for LC Chair

Nominations are due Dec. 1, 2019 for Leadership Council (LC) Chair and four Committee Co-Chairs.


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EarthCube is a community-led organization.

The Leadership Council (LC) Chair is the executive presence responsible for advancing EarthCube’s vision, mission, and strategic plan through open and inclusive governance. Specific emphasis of the LC Chair will be on promoting EarthCube products and services and helping the community understand what has been accomplished and how the pieces might fit together to advance science.

Committees and Teams that will nominate and elect new Co-Chairs are:

  • Engagement Team
  • Liaison Team
  • Technology & Architecture Committee
  • Science Committee

Timing for all positions:
December 1: nomination deadline
December 9-20: election period

Complete details on eligibility, nomination and election procedures


Got News?

The EarthCube Monday Update is published every Monday. If you have news about or would be of interest to the EarthCube governance groups (Leadership Committee, Science Committee, Technology and Architecture Committee, Council of Data Facilities, Engagement Team, or Liaison Team) please email the ECO by Friday afternoon the week before.
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