Media Advisory 19-007
Media call: Upcoming study on research security
Interview opportunity on findings from independent group
December 3, 2019
Media are invited to join a 30-minute call to learn about the upcoming release of the report the National Science Foundation (NSF) has commissioned from the independent JASON advisory group on maintaining basic research security in a rapidly changing world.
RSVP 24 hours ahead of time is required for participation. Please contact firstname.lastname@example.org with the subject line “NSF JASON media call.” The call is for members of the media only.
When: 9:30 a.m. EST, Dec. 11, 2019
Where: RSVP for call-in information
Who: Scheduled participants include Rebecca Keiser, head of the NSF Office of International Science and Engineering, and Jim Ulvestad, NSF Chief Officer for Research Facilities
What: NSF staff availability to answer questions regarding the release of upcoming JASON report.
RSVP: Contact email@example.com
Media Affairs, NSF, 703-292-7090, email: firstname.lastname@example.org
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