Skip to Content

Notice

National Science Board; Workshop on Hurricane Science and Engineering

Document Details

Information about this document as published in the Federal Register.

Published Document

This document has been published in the Federal Register. Use the PDF linked in the document sidebar for the official electronic format.

Start Preamble

Date and Time: April 18, 2006, 8 a.m.-6:15 p.m. (CT).

Place: Institute for Human and Machine Cognition, 40 South Alcaniz Street, Pensacola, Florida.

Contact Information: Please refer to the National Science Board Web site (http://www.nsf.gov/​nsb) for updated Agenda. NSB Office; Mrs. Susan E. Fannoney (703) 292-7000.

Status: This Workshop will be open to the public.

Provisional Agenda

Toward a National Agenda for Hurricane Science and Engineering, Workshop #3: Academic Research Perspectives

8 a.m. Welcoming Remarks—Dr. Warren M. Washington, Chairman, National Science Board.

8:05 a.m. Motivation, Purpose and Goals. Drs. Kelvin K. Droegemeier and Ken Ford, National Science Board Members and co-chairs of Board Task Force on Hurricane Science and Engineering..

8:20 a.m. Process and Logistics for NSB Workshops. Dr. Michael Crosby, Executive Officer, National Science Board.

8:30 a.m. Panel Session I: Physical, Biological and Ecological Sciences.

10:10 a.m. Roundtable Discussion.

10:40 a.m. Break.

10:55 a.m. Panel Session II: Social, Behavioral, and Economic Sciences.

12:15 a.m. Roundtable Discussion.

12:45 a.m. Break.

2 p.m. Panel Session III: Engineering and Infrastructure.

3:40 p.m. Roundtable Discussion.

4:10 p.m. Break-Out Groups (Sessions I, II, III).

5:15 p.m. Break-Out Group Reports and Discussion 5 p.m. Summary and Next Steps.

6:15 p.m. Adjourn.

Start Signature

Michael P. Crosby,

Executive Officer and NSB Office Director.

End Signature End Preamble

[FR Doc. 06-3607 Filed 4-12-06; 8:45 am]

BILLING CODE 7555-01-M