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Day 1 - Wednesday, May 27, 2015
Time Presentations / Topics Speaker Affiliation
0830 - 0835 Workshop Kickoff, Agenda and General Information Ken Carey ERT, Inc.
0835 - 0850 NASA Earth Science Division Remarks Dr. Jack Kaye NASA SMD
0850 - 0900 NASA Applied Science Program Remarks Lawrence Friedl NASA SMD
0900 - 0910 NOAA National Weather Service (NWS) Remarks Captain Joseph Pica Acting Director, NOAA/NWS Office of Observations
0910 - 1010 Overview of CYGNSS Mission Dr. Chris Ruf Univ. of Michigan, CYGNSS PI
1010 - 1030 Break
1030 - 1050 Modeling, Forecasting and Tropical Convection Applications
Uhlhorn/Baker presentation | Lang presentation
Drs. Eric Uhlhorn, Nancy Baker, and Timothy Lang NOAA OAR AOML HRD, NRL-MRY and NASA MSFC
1050 - 1100 Physical Oceanography Applications1 Drs. George Halliwell and Hendrik Tolman NOAA OAR AOML POD and NOAA NWS NCEP EMC
1100 - 1110 Coastal, Terrestrial and Hydrological Applications 2 Dr. Dallas Masters and Vanessa Escobar University of Colorado and NASA GSFC
1110 - 1120 Data Assimilation Dr. Will McCarty NASA GMAO
1120 - 1130 Early Adopter Initiatives Vanessa Escobar NASA GSFC
1130 - 1140 NASA SPoRT: Transition to Operations Activities Dr. Andrew Molthan NASA SPoRT
1140 - 1205 NASA Disaster Manager: Workshop Goals, Expectations and Charge Dr. David Green NASA SMD
1205 - 0130 Lunch
0130 - 0145 Complementary Observations and Systems David Helms NOAA NESDIS OPPA TPIO
0145 - 0430 Breakout Session #1 Develop Science Questions and Technical Scope in Each Breakout Area
0430 - 0500 Primary Takeaways, Closing Remarks and Adjourn Breakout Co-Leads John Murray NASA LaRC
0530 Social / Icebreaker Activity

1. Physical Oceanography includes Ocean and Wave Modeling, Air-Sea Interactions, Energy Fluxes, etc.
2. Terrestrial Applications include Soil Moisture, Hydrology, Flooding & Wetlands, etc.

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Day 2 - Thursday, May 28, 2015
Time Presentations / Topics Speaker Affiliation
0800 - 0825 Keynote Presentation Dr. Steve Volz AA, NOAA/NESDIS
0825 - 0850 Keynote Presentation Dr. Dan Eleuterio ONR
0900 - 0915 Breakout #1 Summary: Modeling, Forecasting, and Tropical Convection Applications Drs. Eric Uhlhorn, Nancy Baker and Timothy Lang NOAA OAR AOML HRD, NRL-MRY and NASA MSFC
0915 - 0930 Breakout #1 Summary: Physical Oceanography Applications Drs. George Halliwell and Hendrik Tolman NOAA OAR AOML POD and NOAA NWS NCEP EMC
0930 - 0945 Breakout #1 Summary: Coastal, Terrestrial and Hydrological Applications Dr. Dallas Masters and Vanessa Escobar University of Colorado and NASA GSFC
0945 - 1010 Charge for Breakouts 2 and 3 John Murray NASA LaRC
1010 - 1030 Break
1030 - 1200 Identifying Relevant Applications: Refine Applications Concepts Breakout Session #2
1200 - 1230 Lunch
1230 - 0100 Luncheon Guest Speaker Dr. Rick Spinrad NOAA Chief Scientist
0100 - 0230 Resolving Issues Breakout Session #3
0230 - 0245 Break
0245 - 0300 Breakout #2/#3 Summary: Modeling, Forecasting, and Tropical Convection Applications Drs. Eric Uhlhorn, Nancy Baker, and Timothy Lang NOAA OAR AOML HRD, NRL-MRY and NASA MSFC
0300 - 0315 Breakout #2/#3 Summary: Physical Oceanography Applications Drs. George Halliwell and Hendrik Tolman NOAA OAR AOML POD and NOAA NWS NCEP EMC
0315 - 0330 Breakout #2/#3 Summary: Coastal, Terrestrial and Hydrological Applications Dr. Dallas Masters and Vanessa Escobar University of Colorado and NASA GSFC
0345 - 0450 Develop Applications Summary Presentations and Schedule of Actions Breakout Session Summary
0450 - 0500 Closing Remarks and Adjourn Day 2 Ken Carey and/or Chris Ruf ERT, U Michigan, CYGNSS PI

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Day 3 - Friday, May 29, 2015
Time Presentations / Topics Speaker Affiliation
0830 - 1000 Breakout Summary Presentations and Discussion Breakout Co-Leads
1000 - 1030 Perspectives and Next Steps; Q&A Dr. Sandy MacDonald (via telephone) NOAA OAR ESRL and AMS President
1030 - 1040 Concluding Remarks Dr. David Green NASA SMD
1040 - 1100 Break
1100 - 1230 Workshop Report Discussion and Recommendations Steering Committee and Breakout Session Co-Leads (Only)
1230 Adjourn Adjourn
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Presentations

Overview of CYGNSS Mission Dr. Chris Ruf
Modeling and Forecasting Applications Drs. Eric Uhlhorn, Nancy Baker
Tropical Convection Applications Dr. Timothy Lang
Physical Oceanography Applications Drs. George Halliwell and Hendrik Tolman
Coastal, Terrestrial and Hydrological Applications Dr. Dallas Masters and Vanessa Escobar
Data Assimilation Dr. Will McCarty
NASA SPoRT: Transition to Operations Activities Dr. Andrew Molthan
Complementary Observations and Systems David Helms
Keynote Presentation Dr. Steve Volz
Keynote Presentation Dr. Dan Eleuterio
Luncheon Guest Speaker Dr. Rick Spinrad
Perspectives and Next Steps; Q&A Dr. Sandy MacDonald

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