Work Items and Descriptions
Results or Deliverables
|Strategy||Define a strategy document for the Task force||Values, Vision and strategy document:|
|Branding||Create a logo and branding guidelines for task force||logo and branding guide can be found here: https://drive.google.com/drive/folders/13BA9SMEvqtwuc7cx9IxGwD0zeXWBykW0|
|Data Gathering||Perform a survey to understand how NRENs and others are structured and perform research engagement.|
Survey results and understanding of Research Engagement landscape. Report is to be run once evey two years.
Audience Definition and Scoping Phase
(Activity Leader: Sylvia)
Define audiences for NREN/ICT/local research support offices perspective.
Internal documentation and scoping for TF collaborators and NREN community.
Define research areas or communities (i.e., life sciences, climate, humanities, etc.) for TF collaborators. Extract from these defined areas research champions/advocates.
Create research advisory council for the TF from participating NREN countries.
Communicate TF-RED initiatives to influential funders and/or research officials.
Create a training course for research engagement in collaboration with GLAD.
Course (online or in person) which can be taken by TF-RED participants to improve their research engagement skills
|RED Blue-print document||Create a blue print document covering the why, how and the what of research engagement.|
A document endorsed by the majority of the community.
Create contact list of other infrastructures with brief description and collaboration opportunities
List of contacts
|Landscape Analysis||Create a landscape analysis document about how and where and by whom research data is generated, moved from and too, for large international research projects.|
A document for use within the community.
Analysis and Reporting Phase
(Activity Leader: Chris Atherton, Sylvia as back-up)
Work with SIG Marcomms to define mechanisms to publish the outcomes from TF-RED.
Public website presence.
(Wiki serving as public face)
|Community presentations to research domain peers and NREN community presentations to share outcomes.|
Workshop(s) and planned conference sessions (at DI4R, ISC, SC, ICT Open) with e-infrastructure collaborators on materials and issues ultimately increasing the value and face of R&E to other infrastructure resources.