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22nd National NSF EPSCoR Conference
October 24-27, 2011
The Coeur d'Alene Resort
Coeur d'Alene, ID

Monday, October 24, 2011
PA/PD Meeting:

Tuesday, October 25, 2011
Plenary Session: Water and Environment:


Plenary Session: Workforce Development:


Wednesday, October 26, 2011

Plenary Session: Workforce Development:


Keynote: Clifford Gabriel, Acting Director, Office of Integrative Activities
National Science Foundation


Plenary Session: Governing Committee Best Practices:


Thursday, October 27, 2011

Plenary Session: Energy:

  • Paul Werbos, Program Director, EFRI and ECCS
    National Science Foundation

  • Ronald Surdam, Director, University of Wyoming Carbon Management Institute
    University of Wyoming

  • Kristin Bowman-James, University Distinguished
    Professor Chemistry, Project Director Kansas, NSF EPSCoR, The
    University of Kansas

  • Judy Wu, University Distinguished Professor, Department of Physics and Astronomy, University of Kansas

  • Alan Mantooth, Distinguished Professor, Electrical Engineering
    University of Arkansas

  • Tamara Floyd Smith, Associate Professor of Chemical Engineering
    Tuskegee University


Keynote: Dedric Carter, Senior Advisor for Strategic Initiatives, Office of the Director, National Science Foundation


Plenary Session: Enhancing State and Regional Economic, Educational, and Outreach Opportunities:


Plenary Session: Workforce Development:


Plenary Session: Energy:


Closing Remarks: Peter Goodwin, Project Director, Idaho EPSCoR

Complete details about the conference, including videos of the proceedings, can be found on the conference website:

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