STEM Central

A Community of Practice for NSF STEM Projects

Thursday May 8th, 2014

Information Description Resource

7:30-9:30am

Shuttle from Hampton Inn to UCF Harris Engineering Center (loops every 15 minutes)

8:00-8:30am

Registration

8:30-9:00am

Welcome Address

Dean and STEPWork PI – Dr. Michael Georgiopoulos

9:00-9:30am

NSF Program Sustainability – Why is this Important?

Nicole Bennett, NSF Program Manager

9:30-10:00am

Successful Workforce Board and Academic STEM Collaborations

Pam Nabors, CEO CareerSource Central Florida and Michael Georgiopoulos, Dean College of Engineering and Computer Science

10:00-10:30am

Break

10:30am-12:00pm

Workforce Board Panel Discussion

12:00-1:30pm

Lunch Roundtables (provided)

1:30-3:00pm

NSF STEP Program Poster Session – emphasis on sustainable activities

3:00-3:30pm

Break

3:30-6:00pm

Writing Breakout Sessions

STEP Awardees and Workforce Board representative Working Session

Location Description
Session 01
Session 02
Session 03
Session 04
Session 05
Session 06
Session 07
Session 08
Session 09
Session 10
Sesison 11
Session 12
Session 13
Session 14

5:00-9:00pm

Shuttle from UCF Harris Engineering Center to Hampton Inn (loops every 15 minutes)

6:30-9:00pm

Dinner (provided)

Friday May 9, 2014

Information Description Resource

7:30am - 1:00pm

Shuttle from Hampton Inn to UCF Harris Engineering Center (loops every 15 minutes)

8:00-9:00am

Breakfast (provided)

9:00-10:30am

Best Strategies

Highlights from Writing Session Discussion

10:30-11:00am

Break

11:00-12:00pm

Closing Session

NSF Program Manager and CEO CareerSource Central Florida closing remarks