Program

Please note that this is a draft program and information is subject to change.

Tuesday, October 1, 2019
7:00 AM – 6:00 PM Registration Open TBA
7:30 AM – 8:30 AM Continental Breakfast TBA
8:30 AM – 8:45 AM Welcome and Introduction
Kon-Well Wang,
Division Director, Division of Engineering Education & Center, NSF
TBA
8:45 AM – 9:30 AM The Promise of Challenges of Convergent Research
Yannis Yortsos,
Dean of the Viterbi School of Engineering, University of Southern California
TBA
9:30 AM – 10:15 AM Setting the Stage for Successful Convergent Research
L.Michelle Bennett, Director, Center for Research Strategy, National Institutes of Health
TBA
10:15 AM – 10:45 AM Networking Break TBA
 

10:45 AM – 11:30 AM

Designing Research for Social Innovation and Impact
Sarah Rottenberg,
Executive Director, Integrated Product Design, School of Engineering and Applied Sciences and Stuart Weitzman School of Design, University of Pennsylvania
TBA
11:30 AM – 12:30 PM Panel: Social Innovation and Impact
Jennifer Cross, Associate Professor, Department of Sociology, Colorado State University
Bevlee Watford,
Associate Dean for Academic Affairs, College of Engineering, Virginia Tech
TBA
12:30 PM – 1:30 PM Networking Lunch TBA
1:30 PM – 2:15 PM   Team Science: Current State of Knowledge
Kara Hall,
Director, Science of Team Science Team, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health
TBA
2:15 PM – 3:00 PM   Panel: Q&A
NSF Program Directors
3:00 PM – 3:30 PM   Networking Break TBA
3:30 PM – 4:30 PM Breakout Session 1
 Convergence
Team Science
Diversity and Culture of Inclusion
Engineering Workforce Development 
Innovation Ecosystem and Stakeholder Engagement
TBA
4:45 PM – 5:15 PM Breakout Session I Reports
5:15 PM – 5:30 PM Day’s Wrap-Up TBA
5:30 PM – 7:00 PM Networking Reception TBA
Wednesday, October 2, 2019
7:00 AM – 3:00 PM Registration Open TBA
7:30 AM – 8:30 AM Continental Breakfast TBA
8:30 AM – 8:45 AM Goals for the Day TBA
8:45 AM – 9:30 AM System Mechanisms and Leadership Shape Team Learning, Development and Effectiveness
Steve Kozlowski,
Professor, Organizational Psychology, Michigan State University
TBA
9:30 AM – 10:15 AM On Measuring Value and Impacts
Anne Marie Knott, Professor in Business, Robert and Barbara Frick Professor in Business, Olin Business School,  Washington University in St. Louis
TBA
10:30 AM – 11:15 AM Breakout Session II
11:30 AM – 12:00 PM The Problem of Attribution
James Boyd, Senior Fellow and Thomas Klutznick Chair in Enviromental Policy at Resources for the Future (RFF)
TBA
12:00 PM – 1:00 PM Networking Lunch TBA
1:00 PM – 1:30 PM Convergent Research: Lessons from the Collaborative Adaptive Sensing of the Atmosphere (CASA) Engineering Research Center
Michael Zink,
Associate Professor, Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, University Of Massachusetts Amherst
TBA
1:30 PM – 2:00 PM Closing Remarks

Dawn Tilbury, Assistant Director for the Engineering Directorate, NSF

 

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