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APPENDIX B Workshop on Frontiers in Polar Biology Agenda Date: September 9-10, 2002 Location: Granlibakken Conference Center and Resort, Tahoe City, CA September 9 7:30 - 8:30 a.m. 8:30 - 8:40 8:40 - 9:10 9:10 - 9:30 9:30- 10:00 Continental Breakfast Welcoming Remarks H. William Detrich, III, Northeastern University Plenary Talk I Donal Manahan, University of Southern California Plenary Talk II H. William Detrich, III, Northeastern University Task to the Breakout Groups H. William Detrich, III, Northeastern University 10:00 - 10:30 Break 10:30 - 12:00 p.m. Breakout Session A - "Research Priority and Applica lion of New Technologies" Identify high priority research questions that can benefit from new biological tools Discuss applications of genomic science and func- tional genomics to polar big-disciplines Determine need for development of polar-specific technologies Lunch Breakout Session A (cont'd) 12:00 - 1:00 p.m. 1:00 - 2:30 161

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162 APPENDIX B 2:30 - 3:00 Break 3:00 - 5:30 Plenary A Breakout groups report their findings 5:30 - 6:00 Plenary A Wrap-up 6:00 - 7:00 p.m. Reception 7:00 - 8:30 p.m. Dinner September 10 7:30 - 8:30 a.m. Continental Breakfast 8:30 - 10:00 Breakout Session B - "Facilitate Transfer of Technology and Interactions among scientists" Recommend ways to facilitate and accelerate trans- fer of genomic tools to polar research Seek ways to facilitate interaction between polar biological scientists and the broader community of biologist Assess impediments to polar genomics research facilities infrastructure biological sampling collections personnel and educational needs 10:00- 10:15 a.m. Break 10:15 - 11:15 a.m. Breakout Session II (cont'd) 11:30 - 12:30 p.m. Plenary B Breakout groups report their findings 12:30 - 1:30 p.m. Lunch 1:30 - 2:00 p.m. Plenary B (cont'd) 2:00 - 2:30 p.m. Concluding remarks H. William Detrich, III, Northeastern University