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Hi Dave ,
I skipped a few RDA meetings since Barcelona, and also the last telecon
meeting  two days ago.
Is it planned to have a Provenance meeting in the next RDA plenary in
I would be happy to join, and possibly propose an update on the
Provenance description we have finalised in the Virtual Observatory
project for tracking provenance metadata of astronomical data sets.
Mathieu Servillat and the CTA group at LUTH, Observatoire de Paris  is
also very much involved in the capture of provenance metadata within the
Cerenkoxy Telescope Array project, during the elaboration of the
pipeline. This aspect of  “provenance built-in”, as the design of the
pipeline makes progress, is taken into account in our specification.
Other projects are tracking the provenance information after the
pipeline has been run, with the goal to rebuild the provenance metadata
a posteriori. We have been discussing this aspect, and tried a few
implementations in this direction.
Best regards , Mireille Louys.