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D Workshop Agenda Challenges for the Chemical Sciences in the 21st Century Workshop on Energy and Transportation Lecture Room National Academy of Sciences Building 2101 Constitution Avenue, N.W. Washington, D.C. Monday, January 7 7:30 SESSION l: 8:00 8:00 8:05 Breakfast CONTEXT AND OVERVIEW Introductory remarks by organizers. Background of project. DOUGLAS }. RABER, National Research Council RONALD BRESEOW AND MATTHEW v. TIRREEE, Co-Chairs, Steering Committee on Challenges for the Chemical Sciences in the 21St Century 8:20 ALLEN ]. BARD ~ Co-Chair, Energy and Transportation Workshop Committee 8:30 ALEXIS T. BELL, University of California, Berkeley Research Opportunities and Challenges in the Energy Sector 9:15 KATHLEEN c. TAYLOR AND ANIE SACHDEV, General Motors Materials Technologies for Future Vehicles 9:45 Break 10:15 NATHAN s. LEWIS, California Institute of Technology R&D Challenges in the Chemical Sciences to Enable Widespread Utilization of Renewable Energy 100

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APPENDIX D 10 1 1:00 STEPHEN W. PACAEA, Princeton University Could Carbon Sequestration Solve the Problem of Global Warming? 11:45 General discussion 12:00 Lunch SESSION 2: DISCOVERY 1:00 R. THOMAS BAKER, Los Alamos National Laboratory Opportunities for Catalysis Research in Energy and Transportation 1:45 HENRY S. WHITE, University of Utah Nano- and Micro-scale Electrochemical Approaches to Energy Storage and Corrosion 2:30 BREAKOUT SESSIONS Breakout questions: What major discoveries or advances related to energy or transportation have been made in the chemical sciences during the past several decades? What is the length of time for them to show impact? What are the societal benefits of research in the chemical sciences? What are the intangible benefits, for example, in health and quality of life? What problems exist in the chemical sci- ences? Has there been a real or sustained decline in research invest- ment in either the public or private sector? Has there been a shift in off-shore investment? Break Reports from breakout sessions (and discussion) Reception BANQUETDINNER SPEAKER: JACK SOLOMON, Praxair, Inc. The Chemical Enterprise and Vision 2020 Tuesday, January 8 7:30 Breakfast SESSION 3: INTERFACES 8:00 JAMES R. KATZER, ExxonMobil Interface Challenges and Opportunities in Energy and Transportation JOHN R. WALLACE, Ford Motor Company Fuel Cell Development Managing the Interfaces 9:30 Breakout sessions Breakout questions: What are the major discoveries and challenges related to energy and transportation at the interfaces between chemis- try/chemical engineering and such areas as biology, environmental science, materials science, medicine, and physics? How broad is the scope of the chemical sciences in this area? How has research in the chemical sciences been influenced by advances in other areas, such as biology, materials, and physics?

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102 APPENDIX D 10:45 BREAK 11:00 Reports from breakout sessions (and discussion) 12:00 LUNCH SESSION 4: CHALLENGES 1 :00 DIRT ,IANATA, Georgia Institute of Technology Role of 21st Century Chemistry in Transportation and Energy 1:45 RALPH P. OVEREND, National Renewable Energy Laboratory Challenges for the Chemical Sciences in the 21st Century 2:30 Breakout sessions Breakout questions: What are the energy- or transportation-related grand chal- lenges in the chemical sciences and engineering? How will advances at the interfaces create new challenges in the core sciences? 3:45 BREAK 4:00 Reports from breakout sessions and discussion 5: 3 0 RECEPTION Wednesday,,January 9 7:30 Breakfast SESSION 5: INFRASTRUCTURE 8:00 PATRICIA A. BAISDEN, Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory A Renaissance for Nuclear Power? 8:45 VENKI RAMAN, Air Products and Chemicals The Hydrogen Fuel Infrastructure for Fuel Cell Vehicles 9:30 Breakout sessions Breakout questions: What are the energy or transportation-related is- sues in the chemical sciences, and what opportunities and needs exist for integrating research and teaching, broadening the participation of underrepresented groups, improving the infrastructure for research and education, and demonstrating the value of these activities to soci- ety? What returns can be expected on investment in the chemical sciences? How does the investment correlate with scientific and eco- nomic progress? What feedback exists between chemical industry and university research in the chemical sciences? What are the effects of university research on industrial competitiveness, maintaining a tech- nical work force, and developing new industrial growth (e.g., in poly- mers, materials, or biotechnology)? Are there examples of lost op- portunities in the chemical sciences that can be attributed to failure to invest in research? 10:45 BREAK 11:00 Reports from breakout sessions (and discussion)

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APPENDIX D 103 12:00 Wrap-up and closing remarks MICHAEE P. RAMAGE, Co-chair, Energy and Transportation Work- shop Committee 12:15 Adjourn EXECUTIVE SESSION OF ORGANIZING COMMITTEE 12:15 Working lunch: general discussion 1:00 Develop consensus findings 1:45 Develop consensus recommendations 2:30 Develop action items, follow-up steps, and assignments 3:30 Adjourn