Return to Breakout 1 groups and update your findings to reflect key points from Breakout 2 discussions (see handout)
12:30 – 2:00 p.m. Lunch Hayward Dining Room 2nd level McAuley Hall
2:00 – 2:30 p.m. Report out from Breakout 3 Conference Room 19
2:30 – 3:45 p.m. General Plenary Discussion on key points from Breakout 3 Conference Room 19
3:45 – 4:15 p.m. Break
4:15 – 5:00 p.m. Implications of Today’s Discussion for Tuesday’s Discussions Conference Room 19
5:00 – 6:00 p.m. Break
6:00 – 8:00 p.m. Dinner Hayward Dining Room

Tuesday, August 10, 2010: Theoretical Frameworks and Research Methodologies

7:00 – 8:00 a.m. Breakfast served in McAuley Café McAuley Hall
8:00 – 8:30 a.m. Summary of Day 1 Conference Room 19
8:30 – 9:00 a.m. Plenary Speaker James Stith, American Institute of Physics - Emeritus Conference Room 19
9:00 – 10:30 a.m.

Breakout 4: Theoretical Frameworks

  • What theoretical frameworks may aid in closing the gaps identified in Breakout 3?
  • Should new frameworks be synthesized or created?

Individual Rooms

(see handout)

10:30 – 11:00 a.m. Break
11:00 – 12:00 a.m.

Breakout 5: Research Methodologies

  • What research methodologies may aid in explicating the theoretical frameworks identified in Breakout 4?
  • Should new methodologies be synthesized or created?

Individual Rooms

(see handout)

12:00 – 2:00 p.m. Lunch Hayward Dining Room
2:00 – 2:45 p.m. Report out from Breakouts 4 and 5 Conference Room 19
2:45 – 3:45 p.m. Plenary Discussion of Key Theoretical Issues Informed by Methodology Discussion Conference Room 19
3:45 – 4:15 p.m. Break
4:15 – 5:00 p.m. Anticipating the implications of today’s discussion for Wednesday’s discussions Conference Room 19
5:00 – 6:00 p.m. Break
6:00 – 8:00 p.m. Dinner Mt. Washington Tavern 5700 Newbury Street

Wednesday, August 11, 2010: Framing a Research Agenda

7:00 – 8:00 a.m. Breakfast served in McAuley Café 1st Level, McAuley Hall
8:00 – 8:30 a.m.

Summary of Tuesday

Goal of Symposium : New Solicitation

Conference Room 19


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