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Media Advisory


NSF PA/M 02-23 (NSB 02-87) - May 7, 2002

National Science Board to Meet (May 9)

Journalists are invited to attend the next open session of the National Science Board (NSB) on Thursday, May 9, 2002 at the National Science Foundation, 4201 Wilson Blvd., Room 1235, Arlington, Va.
(Check in at security desk, 9th & Stuart entrance)

Open session agenda -- Thurs., May 9 10:30 a.m.-12:00 noon and 12:30-3:30 p.m.:

Morning session:

  • Minutes of March 2002 meeting
  • Closed session items for August 2002 meeting
  • Chair's Report
  • Director's Report
  • Annual NSB business
    - Meeting calendar for 2003
    - Executive Committee annual report
  • Committee reports and other business

Afternoon session:

  • NSF Long Range Planning Environment
    - S&T Policy Context - John Marburger, Assistant to the President for Science and Technology Policy
    - NSF planning - Rita Colwell, NSF director
  • Adjournment

For more information contact:
Media: Bill Noxon (703) 292-8070/
Other: Jean Pomeroy (703) 292-7000/

For directions to NSF, see:



National Science Foundation
Office of Legislative and Public Affairs
4201 Wilson Boulevard
Arlington, Virginia 22230, USA
Tel: 703-292-8070
FIRS: 800-877-8339 | TDD: 703-292-5090

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