Date and Time:
August 12, 2005, 8:30 a.m.-5:15 p.m. (ET).
National Science Foundation, 4201 Wilson Boulevard, Rooms 1235, 375 and 320, Arlington, VA 22230.
Publice Meeting Attendance:
All visitors must report to the NSF's visitor's desk at the 9th and N. Stuart Streets entrance to receive a visitor's badge.
Please refer to the National Science Board Web site (http://www.nsf.gov/nsb) for updated Agenda. NSB Office: (703) 292-7000.
This Workshop will be open to the public.
Provisional Workshop Agenda
8:30 a.m.-8:50 a.m.—Introduction and Overview.
8:50 a.m.-9 a.m.—Welcoming Remarks.
9 a.m.-10 a.m.—Topic I: Exemplar Transformative Research Funded by NSF.
10:15 a.m.-11:15 a.m.—Topic II: NSF Culture and Effect on Funding Potentially Transformative Research.
11:15 a.m.-12:15 p.m.—Topic III: NSF Mechanisms and Procedures for Supporting Potentially Transformative Research.
Rooms 375 and 320
12:30 p.m.-1:45 p.m.—Breakout Session I: Enhancing the Ability of NSF To Identify and Nurture Potentially Transformative Research.
- Role of Program Officers
- Role of Committees of Visitors
- Role of Advisory Committees
2 p.m.-3:15 p.m.—Breakout Session II: Improving NSF's Ability To Fund Potentially Transformative Research.
- Community Awareness
- Inhibitors for Current Mechanisms
- New Mechanisms
3:30 p.m.-5 p.m.—Plenary Meeting for Breakout Sessions I and II.
5 p.m.-5:15 p.m.—Summaries of Discussions and Next Steps for the NSB Task Force on Transformative Research.Start Signature
Michael P. Crosby,
Executive Officer and NSB Office Director.
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