NSF EPSCoR Project Administrators Best Practices Meeting 2010

Promoting, Capturing, and Disseminating Innovation

The Westin Arlington Gateway Hotel, Arlington, VA

Wednesday, May 19, 2010    

7:30 AM


Light Refreshments








8:00 AM


Introduction of Attendees

Meeting and Agenda Process








8:30 AM


Juggling It All - Reporting Templates


Karen Theodosopoulos
and EPSCoR Staff






10:30 AM










10:45 AM


Juggling It All - Websites


Annette Echols
and Lillian Gamache






12:00 PM


Education and Outreach Updates

Who and What is the Education Outreach Committee


Pips Veazey,
Karen Boykin,
and Jill Giele






12:45 PM


Lunch on your own








1:45 PM


Juggling It All – Policy


Jean Feldman, Head,
Policy Office, NSF






2:45 PM


Juggling It all – Budgets


Denise Martin
and Ilonka Karasz,


3:45 PM










4:00 PM


PA Committee Leadership

Committee Roles and Goals

PA Mentoring and Communication Initiative


Gay Allison, Jeff Mossey
and Valerie Pogue






5:00 PM















Thursday, May 20, 2010

7:30 AM


Light Refreshments








8:00 AM


Juggling It All – Keeping All Partners Engaged

  • Track -1 – Track-2 – C-2 – Oh My!

  • Coordinating Large Interdisciplinary Program

  • Cross-Jurisdictional Communication

  • What Makes EPSCoR Jurisdictions Unique?


Vicki Nemeth
and Doug Byers



10:00 AM










10:20 AM


Wrap Up

  • Review of the Best Practices' Deliverables


Gay Allison

12:30 PM


Lunch on your own








1:30 PM


Where Do the PAs Go From Here?

  • Evaluation and Assessment of PA Best Practices Meeting


Gay Allison
and New PA Committee Members
3:00 PM   Adjourn