Public Agenda

Committee on Programs and Plans - NSB Meeting

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National Science Foundation
Wednesday, February 6, 2008
11:15 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. and 1:30 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.
Room 1235

Open Session: (11:15 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.)

  1. Science Presentation: Transformative Research and Basic Biology Concepts

Open Session: (1:30 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.)

  1. Approval of Minutes
    • December 5, 2007 Meeting
    • January 10, 2008 Teleconference

  2. Committee Chairman's Remarks

  3. Status Reports:
    • Subcommittee on Polar Issues
    • Task Force on Sustainable Energy
    • Task Force on International Science

  4. Approval of Minutes
    • Task Force on International Science, December 5, 2007 Meeting

  5. Discussion Item: NSB Report to Congress on Pre-construction Funding and Maintenance and Operations Costs Associated with Major Research Equipment and Facilities at the National Science Foundation

  6. Discussion Item: Board Policy on Competition, Recompetition, and Renewal of NSF Awards


Sonya Mallinoff
Executive Secretary