In accordance with the Federal Advisory Committee Act (Pub. L. 92-463, as amended), the National Science Foundation announces the following meeting:
Advisory Committee for Mathematical and Physical Sciences (#66).
November 17, 2016; 8:30 a.m.-5:00 p.m.
November 18, 2016; 8:30 a.m.-12:00 p.m.
National Science Foundation 4201 Wilson Blvd., Arlington, VA 22230. Board Room (room 1235); visitors should request a visitor's badge as instructed on the meeting Web site: http://www.nsf.gov/events/event_summ.jsp?cntn_id=136042&org=MPS.
TYPE OF MEETING:
John Gillaspy, National Science Foundation, 4201 Wilson Boulevard, Suite 1005, Arlington, Virginia 22230; Telephone: 703/292-8300.
PURPOSE OF MEETING:
To provide advice, recommendations and counsel on major goals and policies pertaining to mathematical and physical sciences programs and activities.
Thursday, November 17, 2016
8:30 a.m.-8:45 a.m. Meeting opening, FACA briefing and approval of meeting minutes
8:45 a.m.-10:000 a.m. Science Hors D'Oeuvre and MPS updates
10:00 a.m.-10:15 a.m. Break
10:15 a.m.-1:30 p.m. NSF Big Ideas
1:30 p.m.-2:30 p.m. Division of Mathematical Sciences Committee of Visitors report
2:30 p.m.-3:15 p.m. NSF Merit Review Process
3:15 p.m.-3:30 p.m. Break
3:30 p.m.-4:15 p.m. NSF Strategic Review Planning
4:15 p.m.-5:30 p.m. Preparation for meeting with the NSF Chief Operating Officer
Friday, November 18th, 2016
8:30 a.m.-8:45 a.m. Meeting opening
8:45 a.m.-9:45 a.m. Robust and Reliable Sciences
9:45 a.m.-10:00 a.m. Break
10:00 a.m.-11:00 a.m. Meeting with NSF Chief Operating Officer
11:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m. General Comments and Discussions
12:00 p.m. Adjourn
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Dated: October 3, 2016.
Committee Management Officer.
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