November 21st 2011

Joint EurostatECB

Steering Group on Seasonal Adjustment Meeting

Monday, 21 November 2011 (10.00-16.30)

Eurostat B2/404, Luxembourg





1. Approval of the Agenda

2. Points for discussion

2.1 Strategy for the SA guidelines implementation

  • Next workshop
  • Revision of the guidelines

2.2 SA tools development

2.2.1 SA tools porting into JAVA

2.2.2 Current release

2.2.3 Documentation

2.2.4 Report from User Testing Group

2.3 Governance and versioning

2.3.1 New mandate to the SAUG on JDemetra

2.3.2 How to include enhancements to X13 and Tramo/Seats

2.3.3 Proposal for the release and maintenance of future versions of JDemetra

2.3.4 Open Source Issues

2.4 SA training

3. Points for information

  • E-learning
  • Status of the QNA handbook revision
  • Handbook on SA

4. Next steps

  • Date next meeting

5. Any other business