2016-17: ASTRO: Planning Meeting: September 21, 2015


This planning meeting was held at SAMSI.



Schedule and Supporting Media

Monday, September 21, 2015

Time Description Speaker Slides Videos
8:30-8:45 a.m. Shuttle to SAMSI – Meet in the hotel lobby
8:45-9:00 Registration
9:00-9:30 Welcome and Introduction
(To be broadcast via WebEx)
Richard Smith and Sujit Ghosh, SAMSI/NCSU
9:30-10:00 Overview of the ASTRO Program; visions and plans
(To be broadcast via WebEx)
G. Jogesh Babu, Penn State University
10:00-10:30 Logistics about ASTRO program Sujit Ghosh, SAMSI
10:30-10:45 Break
10:45-12:00 ASTRO Working Groups: Decide on topics and potential group leaders, mentors for SAMSI postdocs, SAMSI visitors, etc. Groups can break out and meet separately.
12:00-1:00 Group Photo and Lunch
1:00-2:30 ASTRO Opening Workshop: Decide on topics, tentative schedule and potential speakers.
2:30-2:45 Break
2:45-3:30 ASTRO Mid-Program Workshops: Decide on venues, topics and potential speakers. Groups can break out and meet separately.
3:30-4:30 Finalize All Committees and Working Groups: Prepare write-ups to be posted on SAMSI website
4:30 Adjourn Shuttle to RDU Airport