#33: Dresden, Germany

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Sep 18-22

Final Selected week

Sep 19 Talk like a pirate day

Sep 25-29

Oct 2-6
Oct. 3 German Unity Day
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Oct 23-27

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Issues for Discussion

We will discuss all JIRA issues which are labeled with InterOp-XX-XXXX. The goal is to resolve the issues although not necessarily words mything to the final dotted i and crossed t.

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Meeting Details

September 18-22 2017

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Table of Contents

  • Find a host - The host has to be found (@TSC)
  • Select a week - Select a week for the CIP4 InterOp (@TSC)
  • Define Topics - Define main topics discussed within the InterOp (@TSC/WG members)
  • Meeting Rooms - Find meeting rooms PLUS Equipment (@Host)
  • Meeting Room Equipment - e. g. Internet Access, Beamer, Printer etc (@Host) 
  • Organize a Hotel - Organization of a hotel close the the meeting rooms (@Host)
  • Social Event - Organization of the traditional Wednesday Evening Social Event (@Host)
  • Promote InterOp - Write a mail to all CIP4 Members (@CIP4 Secretariat)
  • Photos - Take photos and upload to Confluence

Focus Topics

  • Fill the Integration Matrix (Direct Setup of the site)
  • XJDF last orders
  • PrintTalk 2.0
  • ICS Roadmap
  • How openly should CIP4 share work in progress.
  • PDF Metadata ICS (ISO 21812-1)

Meeting Room

Attention the meeting place has changed!!

NameDorint Hotel Dresden
Address Grunaer Str. 14

01069 Dresden

Phone +49 351 4915-0

LocationRoom/Raum „Schuch“

Link to Connectivity Page: /wiki/spaces/TI/pages/1457553916

Time Table

TimeRoom 1Room 2Room 3
Monday09:00 - 09:30Interop Setup

09:30 - 18:00Interop / Testing

Tuesday09:00 - 18:00Interop / TestingXJDF Workshop
Wednesday09:00 - 11:00Interop MatrixInterop / Testing
11:05 - 12:00Interop MatrixInterop / Testing  
12:00 - 13:00Lunch

12:30 Shutdown laptops
13:00-13:30 Transport to Radebeul

13:30 - 23:30

Evening social event (Factory tour + Dresden tour + Gläserne Manufaktur + Dinner)
Thursday09:00 - 10:00 XJDF

10:00 - 10:55


10:55 - 11:05


11:05 - 12:00


12:00 - 13:00


13:00 - 14:00

ISO 21812-1

14:00 - 14:55

ISO 21812-1

14:55 - 15:05


15:05 - 16:00

ICS Roadmap

16:05 - 18:00

ICS Roadmap

Friday09:00 - 09:55 Open Development policy

10:00 - 11:00


11:00 - 11:55

Wrap-up / Next steps

11:55 - 13:30


13:30 - 17:00


Hotel Recommendations

NameHoliday Inn Express Dresden City Centre

Dr.-Külz-Ring 15 a

01067 Dresden

Phone+49 (0)351 89 678 89

Please reserve you room by emailing the Hotel on  dresden@fmhos.com quoting the booing code CIP4. You cannot book via the hotel's web site as that will say that they are fully booked, but they are not we have rooms reserved under that booking code.

So please also only book with this booking code as we have a room allotment that all room bookings go against.

The room rate 119 Euro a night including breakfast and wifi.

Please note that there is a big medical congress going on in the same week, so be aware that hotels in Dresden are very full, especially on the Wednesday night, so book early!



Dresden has a train station. The closest international airports ar Prague, Berlin, Munich and Frankfurt.

Transportation between the hotel and the meeting place is by your own feet (wink)


To be taken with large gains of salt (wink)

Evening Social event

The social event will consist of 3 parts:

1) A factory tour at the KBA factory in Radebeul where the Rapida offset presses are made. (See photos)

2) A tour of the Gläserne VW Manufaktur Dresden (https://www.glaesernemanufaktur.de/en/home)

3) Dinner at Lingnerschloss (http://www.lingnerschloss.de)