1:00 PM

Overview of Issues

 

K-12:

Tom Luce, CEO, National Math and Science Initiative

David Ferrero, Senior Program Officer for Education, Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation

Francis (Skip) Fennell, Professor of Education, McDaniel College and Past-President, National Council of Teachers of Mathematics

 

Research:

Arden L. Bement, Jr., Director, National Science Foundation

Steven Chu, Director, Lawrence Berkeley National Lab

 

Higher Ed:

C.D. Mote, Jr., President, University of Maryland, College Park

Kristina Johnson, Provost, Johns Hopkins University

 

Innovation:

Deborah Wince-Smith, President, Council on Competitiveness

Gail Cassell, Vice President, Scientific Affairs, Eli Lilly

2:30

Breakout Groups

 

1. American COMPETES: Moderator: Deborah Stine, Specialist in Science and Technology Policy, Congressional Research Service – Ballroom, Salons III and IV

 

2. State Strategies: Moderator: James Duderstadt, President Emeritus, University of Michigan – Russell Room

 

3. Higher Education: Moderator: William B. Bonvillian, Director, MIT Washington Office – Dirksen Room

 

4. K-12: Moderator: Tom Luce, CEO, National Math and Science Initiative – Hart and Cannon Rooms

 

5. Research and Innovation Environment: Moderator: George M. Scalise, President, Semiconductor Industry Association – Rayburn Room

3:30

Breakout Groups Report

4:00

Comments from the Floor

5:00

Adjourn



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