Hackathon Report

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DB Interop Hackathon

Day 1 meeting notes

Introductory session

  • Welcome (Hilmar Lapp, NESCent)
  • Introduction to NESCent activities (Todd Vision, NESCent informatics director)
  • Staff introductions (Danielle)
    • Jack D'Ardenne - IT support
    • Danielle Wilson - logistics
    • Lori Slack - accounting (reimbursements)
    • Candace Brown - front desk
  • Evaluation survey (Jonathon Cummings)
  • Participant introductions (all)
  • Reminder of interop technologies
    • phyloWS - Hilmar, Rutger
    • CDAO - Arlin, Enrico, Brandon
    • nexml - Rutger
  • IRC channel

Open Space

rule: you're either learning, or contributing; if not, move on

pitches

  1. Hilmar : integrated database of trees
    • technology
      • integration db possibly biosql
    • nexml exchange format
      • phyloWS access
    • purposes: facilitates integration
    • problems to solve: nexml --> db (use bio::phylo and biosql?)
  2. Rutger : Java API library to nexml