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Speech Archives

Speeches and Presentations by Former NSF Director Dr. Arden L. Bement, Jr.

2010 SPEECHES

February 1, 2010

FY 2011 Budget Request Remarks

Arlington, VA
Also see: the slides.

2009 SPEECHES

July 9, 2009

"Science, Policy and the Public"

Washington, DC

January 15, 2009

"Martin Luther King Jr. Day Commemoration"

Arlington, Virginia

2008 SPEECHES

December 1, 2008

"Engineers as Strategic Visionaries"

Brasilia, Brazil

2007 SPEECHES

February 5, 2007

Remarks, FY 2008 Budget Presentation

Arlington, VA
Also see: the slides.

2006 SPEECHES

September 26, 2006

Testimony on International Polar Year

Before the Senate Committees on Commerce and on Foreign Relations

September 26, 2006

Testimony on National Academy of Sciences report on Federal Icebreaking Missions

Before the House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure, Subcommittee on Coast Guard and Maritime Transportation

September 20, 2006

Testimony on International Polar Year

Before the House Committee on Science Subcommittee on Research

May 2, 2006

Testimony on the National Science Foundation and Science Priorities

Before the Senate Commerce Committee's Subcommittee on Science and Space

March 30, 2006

Testimony on K-12 Science and Math Education Across Federal Agencies

Before the House Science Committee

March 29, 2006

Testimony on the Importance of Basic Research to United States' Competitiveness

Before the Senate Commerce Committee's Technology, Innovation, and Competitiveness Subcommittee

March 2, 2006

Testimony on the NSF FY 2007 Budget Request

Before the House Committee on Appropriations' Subcommittee on Science, the Departments of State, Justice, Commerce, and Related Agencies

March 1, 2006

Testimony on S. 2198, Protecting America's Competitive Edge (PACE) Act

Before the Senate Health, Education, Labor and Pensions Committee's Subcommittee on Education and Early Childhood Education

February 15, 2006

Testimony, The National Science Foundation's FY 2007 Budget Request

Before the House Science Committee

February 6, 2006

Remarks, FY 2007 Budget Presentation

Arlington, VA
Also see: the slides.

2005 SPEECHES

December 5, 2005

Remarks, Setting the Agenda for 21st Century Science

Council of Scientific Society Presidents

June 8, 2005

Testimony, Scientific Research Conducted by Civilian Agencies to Support the Nation's Homeland Security Mission

Before the United States Senate Committee on Commerce, Science & Transportation, Subcommittee on Disaster Prevention and Prediction

March 11, 2005

Testimony, The National Science Foundation's FY 2006 Budget

Before the House Appropriations Committee's Science, State, Justice, and Commerce, and Related Agencies Subcommittee

March 8, 2005

Dinner Remarks to EPSCoR Coalition

Washington, DC

February 7, 2005

Announcement of FY 2006 Budget Request to Congress

Arlington, VA
Also see: the slides.

February 4, 2005

"From New Sight to Foresight: The Long View on the Environment"

Address to National Council for Science and the Environment
Also see: the slides.

February 2, 2005

Testimony, U.S. Tsunami Warning System

Before the United States Senate Committee on Commerce, Science & Transportation

2004 SPEECHES

October 4, 2004

Remarks, NSF Regional Grants Conference

Washington University