2014 Biennial Meeting Presentations

Monday, October 27, 2014
 
Dr. Don Millard, Acting EEC Deputy Division Director
Welcome from NSF/EEC
 
Dr. Keith Roper, Leader, ERC Program:
Welcome and Introduction
 
Dr. Pramod Khargonekar, Assistant Director for Engineering, NSF:
 
Dr. Debashish Dutta
Provost, Purdue University
 
Break and Poster Session:
Engineering Research Center Directors
 
Graduate Education Panel Session:
 
Dr. Janet C. Rutledge, Ph.D.
Vice Provost and Dean of the Graduate School
University of Maryland, Baltimore County
 
Dr. Eric J. Jayjock, Ph.D.
Johnson & Johnson/Janssen Pharmaceuticals Inc.
Center for Structured Organic
Particulate Systems (CSOPS) ERC Graduate
 
Dr. Michael S. McCorquodale, Ph.D.
Pejman Mar Ventures and Entrepreneur
Wireless Integrated Microsystems (WIMS) ERC Graduate
 
Poster Session:
Graduate Education Highlights, by Center Education Directors
 
 
Breakout Sessions by Center Role:
  • Administrative Directors
  • Center Directors and Deputy Directors
  • Education Directors
  • Industrial Liaison Officers
  • Student Leadership Council/Students
 
Report out from breakout sessions:
Representative from each Breakout Session
 
Reception:
Networking. Meet with ENG Program Officers
(REU/RET/REV/SEC/PFI-AIR)
 
Tuesday, October 28, 2014
 
Dr. Keith Roper, Leader, ERC Program:
Welcome and Introduction
 
Dr. Stephanie Adams, 
Department of Engineering Education, Chair
Virginia Tech
 
Breakout sessions by ERC cluster:
  • Manufacturing
  • Biotech and Healthcare
  • Energy, Sustainability and Infrastructure
  • Microelectronics, Sensing, and IT
 Dr. France Córdova, 
Director, National Science Foundation
 
 
Report out from breakout sessions:
Representative from each Breakout Session
Major opportunities and challenges
 
Funding Opportunities Faire
Student Leadership Council/Students
 
Funding Opportunities Faire
Meet and talk with representatives of above agencies
 
Closing Session
Center Directors Panel: Takeaways from the meeting
 
Dr. Don Millard, Acting EEC Deputy Division Director
NSF/EEC Division Vision
 
Dr. Keith Roper, Leader, ERC Program
ERC Program Vision
 
Closing remarks:
NSF, EEC, and ERC Leadership