Public Agenda

Committee on Programs and Plans - National Science Board

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National Science Foundation
May 2, 2012
Open: 1:30 p.m. – 5:30 p.m.
Closed: 5:30 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.
Room 1235

CPP Open Session: 1:30 p.m.

  1. Approval of Open CPP Minutes for February 2012 (NSB/CPP-12-13) and Open CPP/CSB Minutes for February 2012 (NSF/CPP-12-19 and NSB/CSB-12-3)

  2. Committee Chairman's Remarks
    Dr. Mark Abbott, CPP Chairman

  3. NSB Information Item: Large Synoptic Survey Telescope (LSST)

  4. NSB Information Item: National High Magnetic Field Laboratory (NHFML) – NRC Study and July Action

  5. NSB Information Item: National Astronomy and Ionosphere Center (Arecibo) – Change in Management Following Recompetition

  6. NSB Information Item (NSB/CPP-12-11): Renewal of Award for Management of the National Center for Atmospheric Research (NCAR)

  7. NSB Information Item (NSB/CPP-12-12): Operations and Management of JOIDES Resolution Scientific Drillship

  8. CPP Program Portfolio Planning: Neuroscience

  9. Task Force on Unsolicited Mid-Scale Research: Discussion of the Draft Final Report


CPP Closed Session: 5:30 p.m.

  1. Committee Chairman's Remarks

  2. Approval of Closed CPP Minutes for Febrary 2012 (NSB/CPP-12-14); and CPP/CSB Minutes for February 2012 (NSB/CPP-12-10 and NSB/CSB-12-4)

  3. NSB Information Item: Advanced Laser Interferometer Gravity Wave Observatory (LIGO)

Sonya Mallinoff
Executive Secretary