2010 Science Council Meeting - Plum Island Hosting

The 2010 LTER Science Council meeting hosted by the Plum Island Ecosystems (PIE) LTER, May 12-13

Major topics addressed:

  • The status of the LTER research prospectuses
  • Next steps in developing requirements for the Network Information System
  • Development of a legacy data proposal
  • A LTER a strategic implementation plan for LTER
  • Discussion of the LTER strategic communication plan

Meeting Location and Schedule

May 11th 0800-1700­- Executive Board-Centennial Ballroom 

May 12th 0800-1830­- Science Council

  • 0700-0800 - Breakfast - Centennial Ballroom
  • 0800-1200 - Plenaries - Centennial Ballroom
  • 1000 - 1015 - Break
  • 1015 - 1200 - Synthesis Prospectus, Education and BioScience updates
  • 1200 - Box Lunch
  • 1300-1830 - PIE Field Trip
  • 1900 - Dinner on own
  • 2030- Strategic Planning Primer (optional)

May 13th Science Council

  • 0700-0800 - Breakfast - Centennial Ballroom
  • 0800-1200 - Introduction and Charge to Breakouts - Break outs
  • 1200-1300 - Lunch - Centennial Ballroom
  • 1315-1400 - Plenary - Regroup, recap and reorganize
  • 1400-1700 - Working Group Breakouts(tentative)
  • 1700-1730 - Report from Working Groups and discussion
  • 1830-2130 - SC business meeting (primary site reps) and dinner

May 14th Ad-hoc Strategic Communications Planning Committee - Departures for others

Breakfast on your own (hotel restaurant...)

  • 0800 Meeting Start
  • 1000 Break
  • 1200-1300-Lunch
  • 1500 Break 

Activities

  • Plum Island Ecosystem Tour - May 12th @ 1300 - PIE field trip

A portfolio for the Strategic and Implementation Planning (SIP), detailed agendas and Minutes from the previous Science Council Meeting of May, 2009 (for approval) are attached below and also linked at the side of this page.

Date: 
May 12, 2010 - May 13, 2010
Location: 
Peabody Marriott
8A Centennial Drive
Peabody, MA 01960
United States
Additional Information