[Federal Register Volume 70, Number 211 (Wednesday, November 2, 2005)]
[Notices]
[Pages 66351-66352]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Printing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 05-21814]


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DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE

National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration


National Sea Grant Review Panel

AGENCY: National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, Commerce.

ACTION: Notice of public meeting.

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SUMMARY: This notice sets forth the schedule and proposed agenda of a 
forthcoming meeting of the Sea Grant Review Panel. The meeting will 
have several purposes. Panel members will discuss and provide advice on 
the National Sea Grant College Program in the areas of program 
evaluation, strategic planning, education, communications and 
extension, science and technology programs, and other matters as 
described below:

DATES: The announced meeting is scheduled during two days: Tuesday, 
November 15, 8:30 a.m. to 5:15 p.m.; Wednesday, November 16, 8:30 a.m. 
to 12:30 p.m.

ADDRESSES: Consortium for Oceanographic Research and Education (CORE), 
1201 New York Avenue, Northwest, 4th Floor Conference Room, Washington, 
DC 20005.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Dr. Francis M. Schuler, Designated 
Federal Official, National Sea Grant College Program, National Oceanic 
and Atmospheric Administration, 1315 East-West Highway, Room 11837, 
Silver Spring, Maryland 20910, (301) 713-2445. The Review Panel web 
page address is http://

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www.nsgo.seagrant.org/leadership/review_panel.html.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The Panel, which consists of a balanced 
representation from academia, industry, state government and citizens 
groups, was established in 1976 by section 209 of the Sea Grant 
Improvement Act (Pub. L. 94-461, 33 U.S.C. 1128). The Panel advises the 
Secretary of Commerce and the Director of the National Sea Grant 
College Program with respect to operations under the Act, and such 
other matters as the Secretary refers to them for review and advice. 
The following agenda may be obtained via internet at the web address 
given above in this notice in the section FOR FURTHER INFORMATION 
CONTACT.

Tuesday, November 15, 2005

8:45 a.m.-5:15 p.m.
8:45 a.m.--Welcoming and Opening Remarks
9 a.m.--Program Evaluation Committee Report
9:45 a.m.--Executive Committee Report
10:30 a.m.--Break
10:45 a.m.--National Sea Grant Office Director's Update
11:45 a.m.--Sea Grant Association President's Report
12:15 p.m.--Lunch
1:30 p.m.--NOAA Research Update
2:15 p.m.--Panel Subcommittee Updates
3:15 p.m.--Break
3:30 p.m.--Panel Business Practices
4 p.m.--Panel Priorities Open Discussion
5 p.m.--Nominations Committee Report
5:15 p.m.--Adjourn

Wednesday, November 16, 2005

8:45 a.m.-12:30 p.m.
8:45 a.m.--Founder's Report
10 a.m.--NOAA Legislative Update
10:30 a.m.--Break
10:45 a.m.--National Sea Grant Office Staff Updates
12:15 p.m.--Wrap-Up
12:30 p.m.--Adjourn
    This meeting will be open to the public.

    Dated: October 26, 2005.
Mark E. Brown,
Chief Financial Officer, Office of Oceanic and Atmospheric Research.
[FR Doc. 05-21814 Filed 11-1-05; 8:45 am]
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