Below is a draft agenda for the 2017 NSF Design Circle Workshop March 22-24, 2018.

 

DAY

LEARNING ACTIVITY

Wednesday: Day 0

March 21, 2018

3:00pm-6:00pm

Arrival to Corvallis

4:00pm-5:00pm

Steering Committee Meeting

4:00pm-5:00pm

Lab Tours: ATAMI

5:00pm-6:00pm

Lab Tours: Robotics

6:00pm-8:00pm

Welcome Reception

Thursday: Day 1

March 22, 2018

8:00am-9:00am

Breakfast & welcome

9:00am-12:00pm

Designing Engineering Systems:

Micro System Design Innovation Activity

12:00pm-1:30pm

Lunch & NSF address

1:30pm-3:00pm

Designing Global Systems Practice: Panel on Industry Perspective on Challenges

3:00pm-4:30pm

Defining Research Directions: Post-it note

activity in teams

4:30pm-6:00pm

Junior Faculty Event/Social time

6:00pm-6:30pm

Transfer to Dinner Location

6:30pm-9:00pm

Dinner & Debrief

Friday: Day 2

March 23, 2018

8:00am-9:00am

Breakfast & today’s journey

9:00am-10:00am

Designing Global Systems Research: Panel on Academic Perspective on Challenges

10:00am-12:00pm

Defining Research Directions: Affinity

mapping activity in teams-think/pair/share

12:00pm-1:30pm

Lunch & Jr Faculty NSF meeting

1:30pm-4:30pm

Defining Solutions & Collaborations:

Solutions to post-it notes-mindmap

4:30pm-6:00pm

NSF Project 3-min pitches & Social time

6:00pm-6:30pm

Transfer to Dinner Location

6:30pm-9:00pm

Dinner & Debrief

Saturday: Day 3

March 24, 2018

8:00am-9:00am

Breakfast & today’s journey

9:00am-10:00am

Design Briefs: Multidisciplinary system

level problems/collaborations presented in teams

11:00am-12:00pm

NSF Panel: How to be an effective reviewer?

12:00pm-1:00pm

Wrap Up & Boxed Lunch

1:00pm-6:00pm

Departure from Corvallis

2:00pm-4:00pm

Initial Draft of the Report

1:00pm-6:00pm

Optional side trips (Coast/Wineries)

6:00pm-9:00pm

Optional Dinner