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Executive Committee Call – November 2017

This is a private call for the executive committee. Please let me know if you have anything to add to the agenda. 1. Join meeting with audio: Dial-in Number: (563) 999-2090 – United States Access Code: 523240 Get international dial-in number: https://www.freeconferencecall.com/wall/rebecca_krogman#international 2. Join meeting with video conferencing and/or screen sharing: Click to join: https://join.freeconferencecall.com/rebecca_krogman... Read More

Conference Call

Attendees: Kayla, Adam (Guest), Paul, Rebecca, Julie Topics: Sonar Software Request – Adam Kaeser: Adam Kaeser (Guest): At the Tampa meeting, Dan Buscombe presented on PyHum, a program that processes sonar data and classification substrate types within the sonar imagery. This is a big advancement for this field as the feature classification is currently done... Read More

Fisheries Data Management Skills and Techniques

Description The volume of data available for fisheries management and research is growing exponentially. Fisheries professionals need to grow with it, but are rarely given the opportunity to explore the concept of data management, let alone hone their skills. The Fisheries Information and Technology Section would like to offer that opportunity through a session designed... Read More

Conference Call

AFS Fisheries Information & Technology Section Executive Committee Conference Call June 8, 2017 11:00 – 11: EST   Julie Defilippi Simpson Jodi Whittier Andy Loftus Nick Sievert Jeff Ojala     Elections Update Julie- Election email has gone out. Got surveymonkey access from AFS so we didn’t have to use Andy’s account Nick will conduct... Read More

Conference Call

AFS Fisheries Information & Technology Section Executive Committee Conference Call May 18, 2017 11:00 – 11:45 EST   Julie Defilippi Simpson Jodi Whittier Jeff Kopaska Andy Loftus Nick Sievert Rebecca Krogman     Annual Meeting Support Request from Parent Society Julie- Section Meeting Julie- How many attendees do we expect, how should we arrange furniture... Read More

Conference Call

AFS Fisheries Information & Technology Section Executive Committee Conference Call March 9, 2017 11:00 –   Julie Defilippi Rebecca Krogman Jodie Whittier Jeff Kopaska Andy Loftus   Julie –   Annual Meeting Support Request from Parent Society Issue:  FITS has been asked to provide support for the AFS Annual Meeting.   Discussion : The discussion... Read More

Conference Call

FITS Excom Conference Call 2/09/17 12:00pm-Central   Attendees: Julie DeFilippi Simpson Nick Sievert Jeff Ojala Rebecca Krogman Andy Loftus Jodi Whittier Jeff Kopaska   Discussion: MARIS Website Nick sent out an email to Jeff outlining an agreement to pay $500 for migrating the FAMS website upon completion. Website Rebecca no new news Fits goals Julie... Read More

Conference Call

FITS Excom Conference Call 1/12/2017 12:00pm-Central   Attendees: Julie DeFilippi Simpson Nick Sievert Rebecca Krogman Andy Loftus Thom Litts Jeff Kopaksa Jennifer Bayer   Discussion: FDX Discussion Julie- Jennifer can you provide some insight into how USGS feels going forward Jennifer- Been a while since this has been discussed. Not a consensus on how to... Read More