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Media Advisory


NSF PA/M 02-42 (NSB 02-160) - October 7, 2002

National Science Board to Meet (October 10)

Journalists are invited to attend the next open session of the National Science Board (NSB) on Thursday, Oct. 10, 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., Oct. 10, 12:00 - 3:30 p.m.:

  • Presentations:
    - National Nanotechnology Initiative and NSF's Natural Sciences and Engineering Portfolio - Esin Gulari, NSF Directorate for Engineering
    - The Power of Genomics: Solving a Biological Mystery - Joann Roskoski, NSF Directorate for Biological Sciences
  • Minutes of August 2002 meeting
  • Closed session items for October 2002 meeting
  • Chair's Report
  • Director's Report
  • Presentations:
    - Math and Science Partnerships - Judith Ramaley, NSF Directorate for Education and Human Resources, and Susan Sclafani, Department of Education, Counselor to the Secretary of Education
    - Facilities Management and Oversight - John Lightbody, NSF Office of Budget, Finance and Award Management
    - Committee reports
  • Adjourn

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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