All moderated workshop sessions will be held at the Macey Center on the campus of New Mexico Tech, including the conference dinner.

All times are listed in Mountain Time (MDT).

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Presentations can be viewed/downloaded by clicking on the topic title.

Tuesday, April 23, 2013

Time Speaker Institution Topic
8:30 - 9:00am Check in and Light fare at Macey Center
9:00 - 9:10am Welcome
9:10 - 9:25am Workshop Introduction
9:25 - 9:45am Phil Schwartz NSF Lessons learned from constructing S&T metrics
9:45 - 10:00am Pamela O’Neil NSF The Challenge of Measuring Performance: Scientific Research Facilities
10:00 - 10:20am Bob Woodward IRIS Measuring Success: Metrics in the Earthscope USArray Project
10:20 - 10:35am Break
10:35am - 12:00pm Breakout Sessions
12:00 - 12:45pm Lunch
12:45 - 1:15pm Scott Horner NSF State of NSF’s Large Scientific Facilities

Background Materials:

1:15 - 2:15pm Chris Weber,
Kristen Koopmans
IDA Science and Technology Policy Institute Oversight at NSF’s Operating Large Facilities
2:15 - 2:30pm Break
2:30 - 3:00pm Robert Eisenstein Santa Fe Alliance for Science The Santa Fe Alliance for Science: The First Eight Years

Background Materials:

3:00 - 3:30pm Feedback Session
3:30 - 5:00pm IRIS PASSCAL (Earthscope) Tour
5:00pm Break
6:00pm Informal Reception (appetizers, light snacks)


Wednesday, April 24, 2013

Time Speaker Institution Topic
8:30 - 9:00am Light fare at Macey Center
9:00 - 9:10am Welcome
9:10 - 9:40am Scott Horner NSF Competition

Background Materials

9:40 - 9:55am Guebre Tessema NSF Competition or Re-competition:
Opportunities/Case Studies
9:55 - 10:15am Dana Lehr,
Robert Robinson
NSF Lessons learned on competition from the NSF point of view
10:30 - 10:40am Break
10:40 - 11:00am John Kelly SRI/Arecibo The Arecibo Re-competition: Lessons Learned
11:00am - 12:20pm Breakout Sessions
12:20 - 12:30pm Feedback Collection
12:30 - 12:45pm Break
12:45 - 1:00pm Grab & Go Lunch Load Bus
1:00pm Bus Leaves for VLA Site
2:00pm VLA Site Tour
4:00pm Bus departs VLA Site and returns to Macey
6:00pm Workshop Dinner

Thursday, April 25, 2013

Time Speaker Institution Topic
8:30 - 9:00am Light fare at Macey Center
9:00 - 9:05am Welcome
9:05 - 9:15am Brian Glendenning NRAO Data management and distribution – Overview
9:15 - 9:35am Tony Beasley NRAO Open Skies
9:35 - 9:55am Steve Groom Caltech IUPAC Caltech’s Infrared Processing and Analysis Center (IPAC)
9:55 - 10:15am Rudi Eigenmann Purdue University/NEES Producing the Next Generation of Data Scientists and Engineers
10:15 - 10:35am Carly Strasser California Digital Library Data Management Solutions from Libraries
10:45 - 11:45am Breakout Session
11:45am - 12:15pm Nathalie Udo
NSF Looking forward to next year
12:15 pm Lunch