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Infrastructure Implementation Board

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The Infrastructure Implementation Board is responsible for monitoring progress and providing coordination and advice for the Infrastructure Tasks in the GEO 2012-2015 Work Plan. These five Tasks address the physical cross-cutting components of an operational and sustainable GEOSS, including interoperable observing, modelling and dissemination systems.


The Board is composed of around 20 members and includes experts from the architecture and data management areas. Download member list below:

IN-Board member list (please contact to report errors)


Alessandro Annoni, European Commission

Ivan DeLoatch, USA

Board and cross-Board communications

IN-Board list serve use

A message sent to IN-Board at LIST.GEOSEC.ORG will be distributed to all members of the list. Only subscribers of the list can post messages using the email address they are subscribed with. Posts need to be confirmed.

ID-Board and SB-Board representatives on the IN-Board

ID-Board rep: Kathy Fontaine

SB-Board rep: Jacqueline McGlade

Statement of Work

Statement of Work (Excerpt of the "Transition to the New Work Plan Management Structure" document presented at 24th Executive Committee meeting)

Infrastructure Board meetings & meeting documents

All meetings, teleconferences and related documents can be found here.

Secretariat support

Secretariat staff supporting the Infrastructure Board are Espen Volden and Humbulani Mudau.