STEM Central

A Community of Practice for NSF STEM Projects

Thursday, May 14, 2015

Information Description Resource

8:00 - 8:30am


8:30 - 9:00am


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
Michael Georgiopoulos, Dean College of Engineering and Computer Science

10:00 - 10:30am


10:30am - 12:00pm

Workforce Board Panel Discussion

12:00 - 1:30pm

Lunch Roundtables (provided)

1:30 - 2:00pm

NSF ICorps in Action

Robin Phelps, Venture Accelerator
UCF Office of Research and Commercialization

2:10 - 3:00pm

NSF Program Highlights – emphasis on sustainable activities

3:00 - 3:30pm


3:30 - 6:00pm

Writing Sessions

NSF Awardees and Workforce Board representative Working Session

Location Description
Session I
Session II
Session III
Session IV
Session V
Session VI
Session VII
Session VIII

6:30 - 8:00pm

Dinner (provided)

Friday, May 15, 2015

Information Description Resource

8:00 - 9:00am

Breakfast (provided)

9:00 - 10:30am

Best Strategies

Highlights from Writing Session Discussion

10:30 - 11:00am


11:00am - 12:00pm

Closing Session

Nicole Bennett, NSF Program Manager
Michael Georgiopoulos, STEPWork PI