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Maximizing the Value of NOAA Data through Investment, Innovation, and Governance

August 16-20, 2021


NOAA’s Environmental Data Management Committee is proud to host the 11th annual NOAA Environmental Data Management Workshop (EDMW). The workshop will be presented in an entirely virtual format. We are taking advantage of the opportunities that this online format affords, to both encourage broad participation in breakout sessions and to line up high caliber plenary speakers.

There is no registration for any sessions, only for the plenaries. Click here for plenary registration info.

To view the many social activities available, click here. You could win recognition at the awards ceremony on August 20th! Jump into the virtual lobby for networking and discussion with your colleagues.

For help during the meeting, please visit the virtual help desk.  


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Wednesday, August 18 • 1:45pm - 3:45pm
Innovation Plenary

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  • KEYNOTE: Dr. Louis Uccellini, AA, NWS        
  • Innovation Panel: 
    • Jamese Sims, NWS
    • Brett Alger, NMFS
    • Laura Morse, Orsted 

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Louis Uccellini

Dr. Louis W. Uccellini is the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration’s Assistant Administrator for Weather Services, and Director of the National Weather Service. In this role, he is responsible for the day-to-day civilian weather operations for the United States, its territories... Read More →
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Jamese Sims

Senior Science Advisor for Artificial Intelligence, NWS/OSTI
Dr. Jamese Sims is the Acting Director of the NWS OSTI Modeling Programs Division. TheScience and Technology Integration (STI) Modeling Program Team is responsible for supportinga variety of NWS modeling and research initiatives to improve weather forecasts. Dr. Simsoversees research... Read More →
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Brett Alger

Electronics Technology Coordinator, NOAA/NMFS
Brett Alger is the NOAA Fisheries’ Electronic Technologies Coordinator in the Office of Science and Technology, based out of Silver Spring, MD. He works on technology and policy development, and implementation of electronic monitoring and reporting systems in fisheries-dependent... Read More →
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Laura Morse

Sr. Environment & Permitting Specialist, Orsted
Laura is an Environmental Manager with Ørsted supporting the US Market portfolio. She has over 25 years of experience as a marine biologist and regulatory specialist, with a focus on marine mammal science, policy and management. She spent many years of her career with NOAA Fisheries... Read More →

Wednesday August 18, 2021 1:45pm - 3:45pm EDT