[Federal Register Volume 70, Number 96 (Thursday, May 19, 2005)]
[Notices]
[Pages 28962-28963]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Printing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 05-10137]


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NATIONAL SCIENCE FOUNDATION


Advisory Committee for GPRA Performance Assessment (13853); 
Notice of Meeting

    In accordance with the Federal Advisory Committee Act (Pub. L. 92-
463, as amended) the National Science Foundation announces the 
following meeting.


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    Name: Advisory Committee for GPRA Performance Assessment (AC/
GPA).
    Date and Time: June 16, 2005, 8:30 a.m.-5:30 p.m.; June 17, 
2005; 8:30 a.m.-5:00 p.m.
    Place: National Science Foundation, 4201 Wilson Boulevard, 
Arlington, VA 22230, Room 375. If you are attending the meeting and 
need access to the NSF building, please contact Joan Miller 
(jlmiller@nsf.gov) for a visitor's badge.
    Contact: Joan Miller, Administrative Manager, BFA, National 
Science Foundation, Room 405, Arlington, Virginia. Phone: 703-292-
8200.
    Type of Meeting: Open.
    Purpose of Meeting: To provide advice and recommendations to the 
National Science Foundation (NSF) Director regarding the 
Foundation's performance as it relates to the Government Performance 
and Results Act of 1993 (GPRA).
    Agenda: Topics include retrospective accomplishments of NSF 
awards as they relate to performance indicators associated with the 
National Science Foundation's People, Ideas, Tools, (P, I, T) and 
Organizational Excellence (OE) strategic outcome goals; the quality, 
relevance, and balance of NSF award portfolios; and issues involving 
innovative, high risk, and multidisciplinary research and education 
proposals.

Thursday, June 16, 2005

    Welcome and Introductions; Charge to the Committee; Overview 
Presentations of NSF Performance Assessment, Merit Review, and 
Broadening Participation. The Committee will then divide into 
subgroups to review and discuss retrospective accomplishments under 
the People, Ideas, Tools, and OE goals.

Friday, June 17, 2005

    The Committee reconvenes as a Committee of the Whole to hear 
progress reports from the P, I, T, and OE subgroups and then divides 
into those subgroups for further discussion. In the afternoon, the 
Committee of the Whole reconvenes to discuss its findings, 
recommendations, and preparation of the final report.

    Dated: May 17, 2005.
Suzanne Bolton,
Committee Management Officer.
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