Funding Agency Sessions at NORDP 2019

There will be a number of sessions at #NORDP2019 hosted by representatives of federal funding agencies. This is a great opportunity to learn more about future agency priorities or trends, and ask specific questions about funding opportunities and strategies for responding to FOAs. If you wish to schedule a one-on-one meeting with these representatives, you can sign up HERE.

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Suzanne Iacono, Head of the Office of Integrative Activities, National Science FoundationNSF_4-Color_bitmap_Logo


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Meghan Houghton, Senior Advisor for Strategic Engagements, Directorate for Computer and Information Science & Engineering (CISE), National Science Foundation


Dr. Iacono will present Strategies for Successful Broader Impacts (Monday, 3:15-5:15 pm) with Brown University’s Amy Carroll, and discuss NSF’s Strategic Initiatives and Integrated Activities (Tuesday, 3:30-4:30 pm) with Dr. Houghton.


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Mark Mirando, National Program Leader of Animal Nutrition, Growth & Reproduction, USDA National Institute of Food & Agriculture


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Robin Barr, Director, Division of Extramural Activities, NIH National Institute on Aging


Drs. Mirando and Barr will be featured in a Funder Spotlight on Tuesday, 8:30-9:30 a.m., in Waterplace I.


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Lisa Friedersdorf, Director, National Nanotechnology Coordination Office

Dr. Friedersdorf will be featured in a Funder Spotlight on Quantum Information Science on Tuesday, 9:45-10:45 a.m., in Waterplace I.


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Valerie Browning, Director, Defense Science Office, DARPA



Dr. Browning will present at a Funder Spotlight on Tuesday, 2:15-3:15 p.m., with Brown University’s Jill Pipher.


#NORDP2019 start Monday, April 29, in Providence, RI. For more information about the conference program, visit Follow @NORDP_official on Twitter for all the latest #NORDP2019 updates.

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