The issues evinced during the brainstorming sessions at the 3rd German BioImaging meeting in Fulda July 2012 were organized in tasks and these were assigned to workgroups. Each workgroup has a speaker (in italics letters) who refers to the GerBI office in Konstanz. If you want to contribute to one of the workgroups, please contact the corresponding speaker.
- 1 Workgroup 1 Master Plan
- 2 Workgroup 2 Financial and legal framework
- 3 Workgroup 3 Identify new strategies / funding schemes
- 4 Workgroup 4 Training of facility staff
- 5 Workgroup 5 Training of facility users
- 6 Workgroup 6 Image Analysis
- 7 Workgroup 7 Microscope Specifications and Standardized Measurements
Topic: Master Plan for how to set up and run a biological imaging facility. Includes: Operation and access rules, user management and scheduling systems, instrument / staff ratio, user numbers /staff ratio, how to acknowledge facility work properly, etc.
Workgroup members: Roland Nitschke, Jürgen Neumann, Silke White, Hella Hartmann, Felix Bestvater, Anje Sporbert, Stefan Terjung, Werner Zuschratter
To Workgroup 1 Discussion page
Topic: Financial and legal framework. Includes: Calculation of fees, cost models (maintanance, warranties); beware of institutional differences! Needs lobbying, communication, to speak with one voice
Workgroup members: Jan Peychl, Hella Hartmann, Stefanie Weidtkamp-Peters, Bernd Märtens
To Workgroup 2 Discussion page
Topic: Identify new strategies / funding schemes (e.g. DFG pays for fees directly). Clarify position of German facilities in the context of the german / european roadmaps. Also includes lobbying & communication.
Workgroup members: Elisa May, Angelika Rück, Ines Kaiser, Reinhard Rachel (EM)
To Workgroup 3 Discussion page
Topic: Training of facility staff: professional education and career perspectives for core facility staff
Workgroup members: Stefan Terjung, Andreas Vonderheit, Werner Zuschratter, Anje Sporbert, Roland Nitschke, Michael Laue (EM)
To Workgroup 4 Discussion page
Topic: Training of facility users, „drivers license“, make an inventory of exisiting acitivities, post them to website. On tasks 4 and 5 need to interact with EuBI training workpackage.
Workgroup members: Christian Liebig, Hans Fried, Astrid Schauss, Steffen Dietzel, Silke White, Carmen Hauser
To Workgroup 5 Discussion page
Topic: Image Analysis (this workgroup was finalized on Tuesday after Jan Peychl´s presentation)
Workgroup members: Stefan Helfrich, Qi Gao, Anna Klemm, Dorit Merhof, Kota Miura, Jan Peychl, Angelos Skodras, Pavel Tomancak
To Workgroup 6 Discussion page
To Image Analysis Survey which has been made available by Workgroup 6
Topic: Specifications a Microscope should fulfill and reproducible measurements that show it does.
Workgroup members: Hans Fried, Steffen Dietzel, Peter Hemmerich, Roland Nitschke, Sandra Ritz, Anje Sporbert, Stefanie Weidtkamp-Peters, Werner Zuschratter.
This group was founded in July 2014.