Office of Science and Technology Policy

AGENDA (as of May 12, 1999)
Meeting of the President's Committee of Advisors on Science and Technology
May 24
White House Conference Center
726 Jackson Place, NW
Washington, DC
May 25
American Association for the Advancement of Science
1200 New York Avenue, NW
Washington, DC

Monday, May 24 Truman Room  Third Floor

1:00p.m. Plenary Session

1:15-1:45 Science and Technology Initiatives in the Department of Transportation  -- Secretary Rodney Slater, Department of Transportation

1:45-2:30 Panel Reports --  Panel Chairs

2:30-3:00 The Federal Role in International Cooperation on Energy Innovation  --  John Holdren, Panel Chair, Panel on International Cooperation in Energy Research, Development, Demonstration, and Deployment; John Young, Cochair

3:00-3:20 Discussion of Report for the Vice President -- PCAST editorial committee members and staff

3:20-3:30 Break

3:30-5:15 Highlighting Technology's Contribution to the Economy

3:30-3:50 Professor Robert Lawrence
3:50-4:20 Professor Scott Stern, Massachusetts Institute of Technology,
                 Sloan School of Management and National Bureau of Economic
4:20-4:50  Dr. Robert D. Atkinson, Progressive Policy Institute
4:50-5:15 PCAST Discussion

5:15-5:30 Public Comment

5:30 Adjourn

Tuesday May 25:  AAAS Auditorium

9:00 am to noon
Hearing on the Principles in the Presidential Review Directive Report on Government University Partnership

9:00  Introductory Remarks:  Richard S. Nicholson, AAAS Executive Officer
               Neal Lane, John Young, PCAST Co-Chairs
               Arthur Bienenstock, Associate Director for Science, Office of
               Science and Technology Policy

9:20  PCAST remarks

9:30  Invited remarks and questions/comments from PCAST

11:00 Additional Public comment

12:00 Noon  Conclusion

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