The Dupont Summit, 2009, Hosted by the Policy Studies Organization

  • When: December 4, 2023
  • Where: Carnegie Institution for Science, 1530 P Street, NW, Washington, DC 20005
  • RSVP: Contact Daniel Gutierrez, , Tel. 202-483-2512 ext. 116
  • More information at: ipsonet.org
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2009
Dec 4th
9:00 AM - 10:00 AM Strategic Science and Democracy

Eric J. Novotny, Civilian Research & Development Foundation
Robert McCreight, George Washington University
Sunny Lee, Institute for Korea-U.S. Political Development

Auditorium, Carnegie Institution for Science

10:00 AM - 11:00 AM Information Technology and Reforming Health Care Delivery in America: The Status and Planned Adoption of Electronic Medical Records (EMR)

Albert Rubenstein, IASTA, Inc.
Marshall Maglothin, Blue Oak Consulting, LLC.
Elie Geisler, Illinois Institute of Technology
Giuseppe Turchetti, Scuola Superiore Sant'Anna

Board Room, Carnegie Institution for Science

10:00 AM - 11:00 AM Ethics, Policy, and the Obama Administration

Shane J. Ralston, Pennsylvania State University-Hazleton
Lenneal J. Henderson, University of Baltimore

Dining Room, Carnegie Institution for Science

10:00 AM - 11:00 AM Evidence Based Policy: A Global Challenge to Medicine in an Era of Mistrust

Arnauld Nicogossian, George Mason University
Naoru Koizumi, George Mason University
Jessica Heineman-Pieper, George Mason University

Mayor Room, Carnegie Institution for Science

11:00 AM - 12:00 PM Global Health Challenges

Barbara Billauer, Foundation for Law and Science Centers
Hanan Al Shargi, George Washington University

Dining Room, Carnegie Institution for Science

11:00 AM - 12:30 PM Internet and Community: What Does the Future Hold?

Nigel Cameron, Center for Policy on Emerging Technologies
Erik Fisher, Arizona State University
Michael R. Nelson, Georgetown University
Jules Polonetsky, Future of Privacy Forum
Erica Newland, Center for Democracy and Technology
Jeff LaCagna, Principled Innovation, LLC.

Board Room, Carnegie Institution for Science

11:00 AM - 12:00 PM Solution to the Energy/Climate Change Conundrum

Simon Berkovich, George Washington University
Sarmistha Rina Majumdar, Sam Houston State University

Library, Carnegie Institution for Science

12:00 PM - 1:00 PM Lunch Break

Ball Room, Carnegie Institution for Science

1:00 PM - 2:00 PM Science During Challenging Times: Theory, Methods, and Case Studies

Catherine P. Slade, Arizona State University
Erik Fisher, Arizona State University
Derrick Anderson, Arizona State University
Genevieve Maricle, U.S. Agency for International Development

Library, Carnegie Institution for Science

1:00 PM - 2:00 PM The Obama Administration's Challenges after the "War on Science": Reforming Staffing and Protecting Scientific Integrity

Justin S. Vaughn, Cleveland State University
Jose Villalobos, University of Texas at El Paso

Mayor Room, Carnegie Institution for Science

1:00 PM - 2:00 PM Increasing Climate Science Literacy: Policymakers, Earth Scientists, Educators, and Students

Elizabeth Mills, American Meteorological Society
Paul Higgins, American Meteorological Society

Board Room, Carnegie Institution for Science

2:00 PM - 3:00 PM Building New Energy Economies: Policy and Business Models

Lisa Daniels, Windustry
Edwin T.C. Ing, Law Office of Edwin T.C. Ing

Board Room, Carnegie Institution for Science

2:00 PM - 3:00 PM Climate Change: The Future of A Crisis

So Young Kim, Korea Advanced Institute of Science & Technology
J. Scott Armstrong, University of Pennsylvania

Dining Room, Carnegie Institution for Science

2:00 PM - 3:00 PM Policy in Science and Engineering Graduate Education: Building Boundary Spanning Competence

Nicholas P. Lovrich, Washington State University
William W. Budd, Washington State University
Steven D. Stehr, Washington State University

Mayor Room, Carnegie Institution for Science

3:00 PM - 4:30 PM The STEM Workforce as Problem and Promise

Robert V. Hamilton, National Aeronautics and Space Administration
Sorina Vlaicu, George Mason University
Connie L. McNeely, George Mason University
Lisa Frehill, Commission on Professionals in Science and Technology
Jay Labov, The National Academies
Jong-on Hahm, National Science Foundation

Boardroom, Carnegie Institution for Science

3:00 PM - 4:00 PM Internet Investment After the Crisis

Eric T. Weber, University of Mississippi
Darrene L. Hackler, George Mason University

Library, Carnegie Institution for Science

3:00 PM - 4:00 PM Futures of Science and Technology Policy

Alan J. Tomkins, University of Nebraska
Liz Johnson, University of North Carolina at Charlotte
Michael Simpson, Computer Sciences Corporation

Dining Room, Carnegie Institution for Science

8:15 PM - 9:30 PM A Brief History of Cosmic Expansion and Acceleration

Adam Riess, Johns Hopkins University

Cosmos Club, John Wesley Powell Auditorium. 2170 Florida Avenue NW, Washington DC 20008. Entrance is through the club gate, the first right-hand entrance on Florida Avenue north of the intersection with Massachusetts Avenue NW. The auditorium entrance is to the left of the gate. The Cosmos Club is within walking distance of the Dupont Circle Metro stop (Q Street exit), the Connecticut Avenue bus routes (L2, L4), and the Massachusetts Avenue bus routes (N2, N4).