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October 2013 SOCN Meeting

October 7-8, 2013

Westin Arlington Gateway
Arlington, Virginia


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Monday October 7

8:00 a.m. Continental Breakfast

9:00 a.m. Welcome by Cheryl Eavey, Program Director, Measurement and Methods, NSF

9:00 a.m. Update from Cheryl about NSF – forthcoming initiatives, hiring, etc.

10:00 a.m. Break

10:15 a.m. Member updates about activities since May meeting; Review schedule of upcoming meetings;Discuss other ways to disseminate network activities – e.g., newsletters, listserves

11:00 a.m. Discussion of proposed Science perspectives piece. Discuss a longer paper

12:00 p.m. Lunch

1:00 p.m. Review the announced opportunities at NSF and their fit with a pilot strategy. Who
is planning to submit to which competition? Different modalities for the pilots? Start
planning submissions for pilots under cyberinfrastructure opportunities

3:00 p.m. Break

3:30 p.m. Breakout groups to work on the pilots this afternoon and the next morning

5:00 p.m. Recess

6:30 p.m. Group Dinner

Tuesday October 8

8:00 a.m. Continental Breakfast

9:00 a.m. Continue work on the pilot projects

11:30 a.m. End of meeting (lunch in restaurant for those who can stay)