Fwd: EPA Federal Facilities Webinar Invitation: "New Developments in Information Sharing Tools" (September 20, 2012, 1PM-4PM EASTERN TIME)
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Subject: EPA Federal Facilities Webinar Invitation: "New Developments in Information Sharing Tools" (September 20, 2012, 1PM-4PM EASTERN TIME)Dear Hunters Point Stakeholders:
Please share the following webinar invitation from EPA's Federal Facilities Restoration and Reuse Office.
Superfund Program (SFD-6-3)
U.S. EPA Region 9
75 Hawthorne Street
San Francisco, CA 94105
+++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++To Participants in the Federal Facility Cleanup Dialogue and other Stakeholders:
EPA's Federal Facilities Restoration and Reuse Office, along with our federal partners, is pleased to invite you to participate in a Web-based meeting which will showcase new developments in information sharing tools. Please join us to see how federal agencies are currently making environmental cleanup information available and to explore enhanced data sharing tools.
Webinar: Showcasing New Developments in Information Sharing Tools
1:00 – 4:00 PM. (eastern)
Thursday, September 20, 2012
This Webinar has been developed in response to stakeholder input from the Federal Facility Cleanup Dialogue meetings, specifically it relates to the need for more accessible and useable information about cleanup progress at federal sites. There will be demonstrations of currently available information sharing tools by the Department of Energy, Department of the Interior, the Navy and EPA. In addition, the Socrata Company will demonstrate enhanced data sharing tools as part of the Open Government Platform. Following the presentations, there will be an opportunity for you to provide feedback and to talk about your information needs. We will use the feedback to help develop a set of principles that agencies can use when sharing electronic information with the public.Webinar presentations:· Department of the Navy: Management and Monitoring Approach
· Department of the Interior: Central Hazardous Materials Fund Mapping Tool and Abandoned Mine Lands Portal
· Department of Energy: Geospatial Environmental Mapping System
· EPA: Superfund Site Information and Toxics Release Inventory Data
· Socrata: The Open Government Platform
We hope that those who wish to participate will use the Web-based platform. However, we will accommodate others, as needed, by opening conference lines and providing materials. Please contact Dianna Young of my staff to let us know of your specific needs or to ask any other questions. You may contact her at young.dianna@... or (703) 603-0045.WEBINAR
The registration information is below.
Showcasing New Developments in Information Sharing Tools
Date: Thursday, September 20, 2012
Time: 1:00 PM – 4:00 PM EDT
Register for this Webinar and get it on your calendars:
https://www2.gotomeeting.com/register/442227026After registering you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the Webinar, including a web link, a dial-in number, and access code. On the day of the Webinar to join in, you first start by clicking the web link you received in the confirmation email. Once you are in, you will see the dial-in number and access pin again, along with an audio pin. NOTE: the audio pin will only be shown after you join the Webinar using the web link. Dial-in on your phone using the dial-in number and access pin, along with an audio pin. The audio pin will give you the ability to participate in any discussion during the Webinar. If problems occur with the dialing in portion, send comments by the Question box in the Webinar panel or send an email to webinars@....This Webinar is free and open to the public. Please join us from your personal computer. Help us spread the word by forwarding this email message to other interested parties and colleagues! For those who may not be able to participate in the Webinar, it will be recorded and posted to a Web site.