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National Research Council (US) Committee on a New Government-University Partnership for Science and Security. Science and Security in a Post 9/11 World: A Report Based on Regional Discussions Between the Science and Security Communities. Washington (DC): National Academies Press (US); 2007.

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EMeeting Agendas


Washington, D.C.

JANUARY 12, 2006

8:00 Welcome and Introductions
Committee Co-ChairsJacques S. Gansler, Vice President for Research, University of MarylandAlice P. Gast, Vice President for Research and Associate Provost, MIT
8:30 Committee Charge and Expectations
Amy P. Patterson, Director, Office of Biotechnology Activities, National Institutes of Health
Peter A. Freeman, Assistant Director, Computer and InformationScience and Engineering Directorate, National Science Foundation
John H. Marburger, III, Director, Office of Science and Technology Policy, The White House
David J. Goldston, Chief of Staff, House Science Committee
9:30 Discussion with Committee
9:45 Overview of the NSABB and its Consideration of Dual-Use Life Science Research
Amy P. Patterson, Director, Office of Biotechnology Activities, National Institutes of Health
10:15 Discussion with Committee
10:30 Break
10:45 Counterintelligence Strategy for the United States
Michelle Van Cleave, National Counterintelligence Executive, Office of the National Counterintelligence Executive
11:30 Discussion with Committee
12:00 Lunch
1:00 Overview of Sensitive But Unclassified (SBU) Scientific and Technical Information
Genevieve J. Knezo, Senior Specialist, Science & Technology Policy, Congressional Research Service
Dana Shea, Analyst, Science & Technology Policy, Congressional Research Service
2:00 Discussion with Committee
2:15 Overview of IG Export Control Reports and Recommendations
Richard A. Johnson, Partner, Arnold & Porter
2:40 Discussion with Committee
3:00 Break
3:15 Overview of the U.S. PATRIOT ACT As It Applies To Research Universities
Wendy J. Keefer, Bancroft Associates PLLC
3:40 Discussion with Committee
4:00 Adjourn

JANUARY 13, 2006

8:00 Welcome
Committee Co-Chairs
Jacques S. Gansler, Vice President for Research, University of Maryland
Alice P. Gast, Vice President for Research and Associate Provost, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
8:15 Concerns of the National Security Community
Peter Lichtenbaum, Assistant Secretary for Export Administration, Department of Commerce
John Hamre, President and CEO, Center for Strategic and International Studies
Patrick A. Mulloy, Commissioner, U.S.-China Economic and Security Review Commission
Randall S. Murch, Associate Director, Research Program Development, Virginia Tech (FBI retired)
10:00 Concerns of the Research Community
Janet Shoemaker, Director, Office of Public Affairs, American Society for Microbiology (ASM)
Tobin Smith, Senior Federal Relations Officer, Association of American Universities (AAU)
Joanne P. Carney, Director, Center for Science, Technology, and Congress, American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS)
Mark F. Smith, Director, Government Affairs, American Association of University Professors (AAUP)
Howard J. Silver, Executive Director, Consortium of Social Science Associations (COSSA)
12:15 Adjourn


Massachusetts Institute of Technology

MAY 15, 2006

8:30 Introductions and Purpose of MeetingJacques S. Gansler and Alice P. GastCommittee Co-Chairs
8:40 Welcome and Opening RemarksSusan Hockfield, President, MIT
9:00 The Future of National Security and the Research Enterprise
Moderator: Arthur I. Bienenstock, Stanford University
John H. Marburger, III, Science Advisor to the President and Director, Office of Science and Technology Policy, The White House
9:25 Discussion
10:00 Government Policy for Homeland Security
Moderator: Michael J. Imperiale, University of Michigan/University of Michigan Medical School
Stewart A. Baker, Assistant Secretary for Policy, Department of Homeland Security
10:20 Discussion
10:50 Break
11:00 Energy, Security and the Long War of the 21st Century
Moderator: Richard A. Meserve, Carnegie Institution of Washington
R. James Woolsey, Vice President, Booz Allen Hamilton, Inc.
11:25 Discussion
12:00 Lunch
1:15 Export Control Policy in an Increasingly Competitive World
Moderator: Jacques S. Gansler, University of Maryland
Lincoln P. Bloomfield, Jr., President, Palmer Coates LLC/ Senior Advisor, Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP
1:35 Discussion
2:00 Panel: Key Indicators/Sectors (Role of Academic Research)
Moderator: Gary Hart,* University of Colorado
Innovation Indicators: Richard K. Lester, Director, Industrial Performance Center, Professor of Nuclear Science and Engineering, MIT
Energy: Ernest J. Moniz, Professor of Physics, MIT
Nanotechnology: James R. Baker, Jr., Director, Nanotechnology Institute for Medicine and the Biological Sciences, University of Michigan
Social Sciences: Gary LaFree, Director, National Center for the Study of Terrorism and Responses to Terrorism, University of Maryland
3:15 Panel Discussion
4:15 Adjourn

MAY 16, 2006

8:45 WelcomeJacques S. Gansler and Alice P. GastCommittee Co-Chairs
9:00 Panel: Concerns of the Academic Community
Moderator: Sheila S. Jasanoff, Pforzheimer Professor of Science and Technology Studies, John F. Kennedy School of Government, Harvard University
Dual-Use Research: George M. Church, Professor of Genetics, Director, Center for Biosecurity; Computational Genetics, Harvard Medical Center
Regulatory Structure: Judith V. Reppy, Professor, Science and Technology Studies, Cornell University
Export Controls: Sue E. Eckert, Senior Fellow, Brown University
International: Suzanne Berger, Raphael Dorman and Helen Starbuck Collaboration Professor of Political Science and Director, International Science and Technology Initiatives, MIT
Graduate Education: Debra W. Stewart, President, Council of Graduate Schools and Teaching
10:15 Panel Discussion
10:45 Break
11:00 Creating a New Partnership
Moderator: Alice P. Gast, MIT
Timothy Bereznay, Assistant Director for Counterintelligence, FBI
11:20 Discussion
11:45 The Role of the Research University in U.S. Security and the Need for Rational Government Policies
Moderator: Eugene B. Skolnikoff, Professor Emeritus, Department of Political Science, MIT
Charles M. Vest, President Emeritus, MIT
12:15 Discussion
12:30 Adjourn


Georgia Institute of Technology

JUNE 5, 2006

9:00 Introductions and Purpose of Meeting
Jacques S. Gansler and Alice P. Gast, Committee Co-Chairs
9:20 Welcome and Opening Remarks
Jilda Diehl Garton, Associate Vice Provost for Research and General Manager, Georgia Tech Research Corporation (GTRC)
G. Wayne Clough, President, Georgia Tech
9:45 Keynote Address: Challenges and Opportunities for the Research University in National Security
Frank Gaffney, Founder and President, Center for Security Policy
10:15 Discussion
10:30 Break
10:45 “Sensitive But Unclassified” Information: Challenges for the Government
Grace L. Mastalli, Director, Information Sharing and Collaboration, Department of Homeland Security
11:10 Discussion
11:30 Classified Research on University Campus
Stephen E. Cross, Vice President, Georgia Tech, and Director, Georgia Tech Research Institute
12:00 Discussion
12:15 Lunch
1:30 Dual-Use Life Sciences Research: Government Perspective
Moderator: Ruth L. Berkelman, Rollins Chair and Director of the Center for Public Health Preparedness and Research, Emory University
Dennis M. Dixon, Chief, Bacteriology and Mycology Branch, National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases
Lisa M. Lee, Assistant Science Officer, Office of the Chief Science Officer, Centers for Disease Control
Gretchen L. Lorenzi, Intelligence Analyst, FBI
Carol D. Linden, Senior Scientist, Office of Research and Development, Science and Technology Directorate, Department of Homeland Security
2:45 Discussion
3:15 Dual-Use Life Sciences Research: Regulation or Self-Governance?
Moderator: Richard Compans, Professor and Chairman, Department of Microbiology Immunology, Emory University School of Medicine
Elisa D. Harris, Senior Research Scholar, Center for International and Security Studies at Maryland, University of Maryland
Gigi Kwik Gronvall, Associate, Center For Biosecurity; Assistant Professor of Medicine, University of Pittsburgh
4:00 Discussion
4:30 Adjourn

JUNE 6, 2006

9:00 Welcome: Jacques S. Gansler and Alice P. Gast, Committee Co-Chairs
9:10 Concerns of the Academic Community
Moderator: Paul Gilman, Director, Oak Ridge Center for Advanced Studies
Biodefense-Policy, Ethics, and Law: Robert Cook-Deegan, Director, Institute for Genome Sciences and Policy, and Center for Genome Ethics, Law and Policy, Duke University
Challenges for Institutional Biosafety Committee: Gary Miller, Associate Professor, Department of Environmental and Occupational Health, Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University
Implications for Distance Learning and Professional Education: William J. Wepfer, Vice Provost, Georgia Tech
Export Controls: Gary K. Bertsch, University Professor of Public and International Affairs, and Director, Center for International Trade and Security, University of Georgia
10:15 Discussion
10:45 Break
11:00 Deemed Exports and Academic Research
David McCormick, Undersecretary, Bureau of Industry and Security, Department of Commerce
11:15 Discussion
12:00 Adjourn


Stanford University

SEPTEMBER 27, 2006

8:00 Introductions and Purpose of Meeting
Jacques S. Gansler and Alice P. Gast, Committee Co-Chairs
8:15 Welcome and Opening Remarks
Arthur I. Bienenstock, Office of the Dean of Research and Graduate Policy, Stanford University
John L. Hennessy, President, Stanford University
8:45 The Unintended Consequences of American Security Policy
William J. Perry, Senior Fellow, Hoover Institution, and the Michael and Barbara Berberian Professor, Stanford University
9:20 Discussion
9:45 Break
10:00 Academic Research and National Security: University Concerns
Moderator: Michael Nacht, Aaron Wildavsky Dean and Professor of Public Policy at the Goldman School of Public Policy, UCB
Raymond J. Clark, Project Manager for Security Studies and Training, Institute on Global Conflict and Cooperation, UCSD Central Office and Founding Member of the National Postdoctoral Association
Amy Zegart, Associate Professor of Public Policy, UCLA School of Public Affairs
Carol Zuiches, Assistant Vice Provost for Research and Executive Director, Office of Sponsored Programs, University of Washington
Barbara Yoder, Contract and Grants Officer, University of California, Office of the President
11:30 Discussion
12:15 Lunch
1:30 Restrictions on Research (“Sensitive But Unclassified,” DFARS Clause, Lost Awards, Export Controls)
Moderator: Julie Norris, Director (emeritus), Office of Sponsored Research, MIT
C.W. Francis Everitt, Professor (Research) at the W.W. Hansen Experimental Physics Laboratory, Principal Investigator of the NASA Gravity Probe B and Satellite Test of the Equivalence Principle Programs, Stanford University
Shankar Sastry, Director, Center for Information Technology Research in the Interest of Society, NEC Distinguished Professor of Engineering, Departments of Electrical Engineering and Computer Sciences and Bioengineering, University of California, Berkeley
Gregory J. Pottie, Associate Dean, Research and Physical Resources, Henry Samueli School of Engineering and Applied Science, University of California, Los Angeles
Rachel Claus, Senior University Counsel, Office of the General Counsel, Stanford University
3:00 Discussion
3:15 Select Agents Research/IBCs: Challenges for Academic Research
David A. Relman, Associate Professor of Medicine (Infectious Diseases and Geographic Medicine) and of Microbiology and Immunology, Stanford University; Member, National Science Advisory Board for Biosecurity; Chair, Administrative Panel on Biosafety, Stanford University
3:40 Discussion
4:00 Adjourn

SEPTEMBER 28, 2006

8:30 Introductions and Purpose of Meeting
Jacques S. Gansler and Alice P. Gast, Committee Co-Chairs
8:45 Security Concerns at National and University Laboratories
Siegfried S. Hecker, Visiting Professor at the Center for International Security and Cooperation in the Freeman Spogli Institute for International Studies, Stanford University; former director of the Los Alamos National Laboratory
9:10 Discussion
9:30 International Collaborations
Jonathan Dorfan, Director, Stanford Linear Accelerator Center, Professor of Physics, Stanford University
9:50 Discussion
10:15 National Security and Academic Publishing
Donald Kennedy, Editor in Chief, Science, and President Emeritus, Stanford University
10:35 Discussion
11:00 Open Discussion: Moving Forward
11:30 Adjourn
Copyright © 2007, National Academy of Sciences.
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