KSS Agenda

October 15 2017


1) Announcements


2) Reading of previous minutes


3) Treasurers Report

              - Report

              - tax classification updates?


4) Committee Reports

A) Data Access Report: -  Sarah Arpin

       -  review request spreadsheet


B) Database Committee- Kalnitz

C) Cave Definition committee

- Retired!



5) Old Business:

A) Relevant Next Year Objectives from Last meeting:

               Drive better Interactions with Cavers

                                -Presentations at Grottos

                                                - revamp PowerPoint presentation (Josh Brewer, Ben Miller)

B) Digital Archiving of KY Grotto Publications (Arpin)

c) KSS Annual Meeting

              Report (J Brewer)


5) New Business:

              A) Schedule Update

                             Change November meeting to webex

B) ESRI Update

       -Look at Esri App for location reporting

- Talk about Esri Non-profit status

- How far do we want to get into it

- Use of Apps for reporting and data


C) Other activities for KSS

- Intro to Kentucky caves ( a show like Chuck S. has been doing with Tenn caves)

- Hard relationship with rescue orgs? Data person on call/ On site for cave rescues/ searches…



D) Newsletter