2020 Winter Member Meeting Agenda

Monday, January 6, 2020



8:00–9:00 a.m.


9:00–9:30 a.m.

Welcome and Introductions

Dr. Marty Matlock, University of Arkansas; NCSE Leaders’ Alliance Chair 2020-2022

Dr. Peter Walker, Chatham University; NCSE College and University Network Leaders’ Alliance Chair, 2018-2020

Dr. Bob Franco, Kapi'olani Community College; NCSE Community College Network Leaders’ Alliance Chair, 2019-2020

9:30–9:45 a.m.

NCSE Today

Michelle Wyman, NCSE Executive Director

9:45–10:30 a.m.

NCSE Research and Education

Dr. Erica Goldman, NCSE Science Policy Director

10:30–10:45 a.m.

Morning Break

10:45–11:00 a.m.

NCSE Science Corps and Applied Solutions

Dr. Erica Goldman, NCSE Science Policy Director

11:00 a.m.–12:00 p.m.

Member Flash Talks

12:00–1:15 p.m.

Lunch and Keynote Speaker 

Dr. Bill Easterling, Assistant Director, Directorate for Geosciences, National Science Foundation

1:30–3:00 p.m.

National Academy of Sciences LabX: Resilience 

An interactive role-playing activity centered on building community resilience in the face of disaster. Attendees will work together to make decisions and solve problems during an engaging simulation.

3:00–3:15 p.m.

Afternoon Break

3:15–5:15 p.m.

Academic-Federal Dialogue

Hear from and engage directly with senior principals from federal agencies, including the U.S. Department of Energy, the U.S. Department of Agriculture, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, and more.

5:15–5:30 p.m.


5:30–6:30 p.m.

Reception for NCSE Member Institutions