Navigation Links
All Things Research 2012 roundtable discussion
Date:7/3/2012

  • What is the role of the research university today center for discovery, economic growth engine, innovation hub, international collaborator, training ground for future leaders?
  • Are research universities prepared for the challenges that lie ahead?
  • Is America keeping up or falling behind in the global innovation race?
  • People are our greatest asset how do we keep that pipeline flowing?
  • What is the impact of the fiscal crisis on America's research enterprise?

Participants

Dr. C.D. (Dan) Mote, Jr., Former President, University of Maryland (moderator) Dr. Mote served as President of the University of Maryland and is currently Regents Professor in its A. James Clark School of Engineering. During his presidency, he led the university to national eminence and was deeply involved in development of the state's high-tech economy and the national discourse on U.S. global leadership in science, technology and innovation. Dr. Mote co-authored the 2005 and 2010 National Academies reports Rising Above the Gathering Storm.

Mark A. Barteau, Senior Vice Provost for Research and Strategic Initiatives, University of Delaware a chemical engineer whose research focuses on designing new materials based on the development of new catalytic technology.

Clyde Briant, Vice President for Research, Brown University a former GE R&D engineer and an expert on moving university innovation to the marketplace.

Robert V. Duncan, Vice Chancellor for Research, University of Missouri a distinguished researcher and scholar who has published extensively on the topic of experimental low-temperature physics.

Steven J. Fluharty, Vice Provost for Research, University of Pennsylvania an NIH-funded researcher and a professor of pharmacology, psychology and neuroscience.

Stephen R. Forrest, Vice President for Research, University of Michigan a physicist, engineer and entrepreneur with more than 220 patents to his name.

Benjamin S. Hsiao, Vice President for Research and Chief Research Officer, Stony Brook University a chemical engineer whose research on nanofiber technology has led to a new class of membranes for water purification and biomedical applications; he previously worked in R&D at E.I. DuPont Company.

A.J. Stewart Smith, Dean for Research, Princeton University a leading researcher in high-energy particle physics and a member of the boards of directors of two DOE labs.

WHAT: On the Record Q&A Discussion
Lunch will be Provided

WHEN: Wednesday, July 11
12:30-2pm

WHERE: Reserve Officers Association
One Constitution Ave. NE, Washington DC

RSVP: Meghan Smith
202-429-6877
msmith@qga.com


'/>"/>

Contact: Meghan Smith
msmith@qga.com
202-429-6877
The Science Coalition
Source:Eurekalert

Related biology news :

1. The shape of things to come: NIST probes the promise of nanomanufacturing using DNA origami
2. Study by UC Santa Barbara researchers suggests that bacteria communicate by touch
3. Research reveals first evidence of hunting by prehistoric Ohioans
4. Diabetes Research Institute develops oxygen-generating biomaterial
5. APS issues new policy requiring identification of sex or gender in reporting scientific research
6. UC Santa Barbara researchers discover genetic link between visual pathways of hydras and humans
7. Study jointly led by UCSB researcher supports theory of extraterrestrial impact
8. U of Alberta researcher steps closer to understand autoimmune diseases
9. Research on flavanols and procyanidins provides new insights into how these phytonutrients may positively impact human health
10. A project to research biological and chemical aspects of microalgae to fuel approach
11. Scripps Research discoveries lead to newly approved drug for infant respiratory distress syndrome
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:3/14/2016)... 2016 NXTD ) ("NXT-ID" or the ... announces the airing of a new series of commercials on ... March 21 st .  The commercials will air on Bloomberg ... on the Street show. --> NXTD ) ("NXT-ID" ... commerce market, announces the airing of a new series of ...
(Date:3/11/2016)... 11, 2016 http://www.apimages.com ) - --> ... is available at AP Images ( http://www.apimages.com ) - ... used to produce the new refugee identity cards. DERMALOG will be ... CeBIT in Hanover next week.   --> ... be used to produce the new refugee identity cards. DERMALOG will ...
(Date:3/10/2016)... 2016 --> ... "Identity and Access Management Market by Component (Provisioning, Directory ... by Organization Size, by Deployment, by Vertical, and by ... The market is estimated to grow from USD 7.20 ... at a Compound Annual Growth Rate (CAGR) of 12.2% ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):
(Date:5/25/2016)... UTAH. (PRWEB) , ... May 25, 2016 , ... WEDI, ... healthcare information exchange, today announced that Charles W. Stellar has been named by the ... interim CEO since January 2016. As an executive leader with more than 35 years ...
(Date:5/24/2016)... ... , ... Last week, Callan Capital, an integrated wealth management firm specializing in ... San Diego Life Science event at the Estancia La Jolla Resort and Spa. , ... speakers Dr. Rich Heyman, former CEO of Aragon and Seragon, and Faheem Hasnain, former ...
(Date:5/23/2016)... , May 23, 2016 Oxitec CEO ... th at 10:15 a.m. ET before the United States ... genetically engineered mosquitos can play in controlling the spread of ... the Zika virus.      (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20150630/227348 ... mosquito with a self-limiting gene. Trials in Brazil ...
(Date:5/20/2016)... ... May 20, 2016 , ... The leading Regenerative Veterinary ... most experienced veterinary clients have treated over 100 of their own patients with the ... provide the highest level of care for their patients. , The veterinarians are ...
Breaking Biology Technology: