8:00Breakfast available in the meeting room
8:30Welcome from the National Academies
Charles Vest, President, National Academy of Engineering
Freeman Hrabowski, Chair, Committee on Underrepresented Groups and the Expansion of the S&E Workforce Pipeline
Nicholas Donofrio, Co-Chair, Committee on Capitalizing on the Diversity of the S&E Workforce in Industry
9:00Perspectives from the U.S. Congress
U.S. Representative Silvestre Reyes
9:30Review of Study Committee Charges
Richard Bissell, Executive Director, Policy and Global Affairs, National Academies
10:00Break
10:15Perspectives of Constituent Groups
Shirley Malcom, Head, Directorate for Education and Human Resources Programs, American Association for the Advancement of Science
Edward M. Swallow, Chairman, National Security Science and Technology Workforce Division, National Defense Industrial Association
Jennifer McNelly, Vice President, National Center for the American Workforce, National Association of Manufacturers
12:00Lunch Speaker
Irma Arispe, Assistant Director for Life Sciences, White House Office of Science and Technology Policy
1:00Perspectives from Federal Agencies
Raynard Kington, Deputy Director, National Institutes of Health
Wanda Ward, Deputy Assistant Director, Education and Human Resources Directorate, National Science Foundation
William Valdez, Director of the Office of Workforce Development for Teachers and Scientists, U.S. Department of Energy
2:15S&E Labor Markets and Diversity: An Economic Perspective
Sharon Levin, Research Professor of Economics, University of Missouri-St. Louis
Mark Regets, Senior Analyst, Division of Science Resources Statistics, National Science Foundation
3:15Break
3:30Joint Planning Session
Topics
Speakers
4:30Closing Remarks
Freeman Hrabowski, Committee Chair
Nicholas Donofrio, Committee Chair
5:00Adjourn

From: Appendix D, Agendas for Public Meetings

Cover of Expanding Underrepresented Minority Participation
Expanding Underrepresented Minority Participation.
National Academy of Sciences (US), National Academy of Engineering (US), and Institute of Medicine (US) Committee on Underrepresented Groups and the Expansion of the Science and Engineering Workforce Pipeline.
Washington (DC): National Academies Press (US); 2011.
Copyright © 2011, National Academy of Sciences.

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