Agenda

The draft agenda for the September 2014 IAB meeting is outlined below.

Wednesday, September 10, 2014

7:00 – 9:00 pm   Registration; Welcome Reception with Poster Session

Thursday, September 11, 2014

7:30                        Registration; Continental Breakfast

8:00                        Welcome (UK official)

8:15                        Welcome, Meeting Goals, Update on Center Activities

                                • Bryony Bonning, Director, Iowa State University

                                • S. Reddy Palli, Co-Director, University of Kentucky

9:00                        NSF I/UCRC program

                                • Larry Hornak, NSF

                                • Otto Doering, NSF Center Evaluator

10:00                     Break

10:30                     Research Updates

                                20 minutes per project (12 minute presentation, 8 minutes of                                             discussion and completion of Level of Interest Feedback                                                                   Evaluation Form [LIFE] form)

12:10                     Lunch

1:30                       Research Proposals

                               20 minutes per project (12 minute presentation, 8 minutes of                                                           discussion and completion of Level of Interest Feedback                                                           Evaluation Form [LIFE] form)

3:10                        Break

3:40                        Review of evening and Day 2 Activities

3:50                        IAB Meeting (IAB Members and NSF)

                                • Discussion of research updates

5:00 pm                End of Sessions

5:30 pm                Poster Session and Social hour

7:00 – 9:00 pm   Dinner

Friday, September 12, 2014

7:30                        Continental Breakfast

8:00                        LIFE Form Review and Discussion

                                • Otto Doering, NSF Center Evaluator

9:30                        IAB meeting (IAB members & NSF)

                               • Projects: Discussion of proposed projects, voting and                                                                           discussion of  results, formulation of funding                                                                                            recommendation to center leadership.

10:45                     Break

11:00                     IAB Report Out, Discussion (IAB, Center and Site Directors, NSF)

11:30                     Action Items, Plans for Next Semiannual Meeting (IAB, Center and                                                    Site Directors, NSF)

11:50                     Summary and Closing Remarks

                                • Bryony Bonning, Iowa State University

                                • Reddy Palli, University of Kentucky

12:00                     Adjourn (Boxed lunches to go)