QoLT NSF ERC Site Visit - 2012 Agenda-Quality of Life Technology Center - Carnegie Mellon University

2012 Site Visit

Registration:

All funded QoLT participants are expected to attend; associates are also strongly encouraged.

The event is free of charge; but you must RSVP.  Online Registration is now open! Register online today!

Location:

Unless noted otherwise in the agenda below, sessions will be held at Carnegie Mellon University in the Gates Hillman Center (GHC), Room 6115.

Agenda

Day One  |  Day Two  |  Day Three

Day One - Tuesday, April 24

TIME

EVENT SESSION

ATTENDEES

7:15 A.M.
Shuttle Departure - Hotel to CMU
All
7:30 A.M.
Continental Breakfast (GHC 6121)
All
7:50 A.M.
Welcoming Remarks, Mark Kamlet (CMU Provost) & Patricia Beeson (PITT Provost)
All
8:00 A.M.
Director's Overview & Highlights of QoLT ERC, Dan Siewiorek
All
8:45 A.M.
Self-Sufficiency Post-Graduation from NSF ERC Program, Rory Cooper & Dan Siewiorek
All
9:00 A.M.
QoLTbots System Testbeds, Rory Cooper, Annemarie Kelleher & Sidd Srinivasa
All
9:30 A.M. Short Break All
9:40 A.M. Safe Driving System Testbeds,  Aaron Steinfeld & Amy Lane
All
10:10 A.M.

Virtual Coach System Testbeds, Dan Siewiorek & Judy Matthews

All
10:40 A.M. Home & Community Health and Wellness System Testbeds, D.D. Ding, Judy Matthews & Pamela Toto All
11:10 A.M. Person & Society Thrust, Rich Schulz
All
11:35 A.M. Short Break All
11:45 A.M. Human-System Interaction Thrust, Jodi Forlizzi All
12:10 P.M. Perception & Awareness Thrust, Martial Hebert All
12:35 P.M. Mobility & Manipulation Thrust, Chris Atkeson All
1:00 P.M. Lunch (Newell Simon Hall Atirum, assigned seating)
All
2:00 P.M. CLOSED SESSION:  Site Visit Team Executive Session 1
SVT only
2:30 P.M.
Demos at CMU (Newell Simon Hall - 4th Floor QoLT Corridor)
All
3:15 P.M.
ShuttleDeparture - CMU to Bakery Square
SVT, AB Members & guests only
3:45 P.M.
Project Demos and Poster Session (Bakery Square 4th Floor Highbay) All
5:45 P.M.
Adjourn All
5:45 P.M. Transition to Dinner
SVT, AB Members & guests only
6:15 P.M. CLOSED SESSION:  Advisory Board Dinner with QoLT Center Leadership (Spoon)
AB Members & QoLT Leadership Only
6:15 P.M. CLOSED SESSION:  Site Visit Team Dinner (The Common Plea)
SVT Only

Day Two - Wednesday, April 25

WHEN

WHAT

WHO

7:15 A.M.
Shuttle Departure - Hotel to CMU
SVT Only
7:30 A.M.
CLOSED SESSION:  Breakfast with University Officials
SVT and Invited Guests Only
8:30 A.M.
Shuttle Departure - Hotel to CMU
AB Members Only
8:45 A.M.
Continental Breakfast (GHC 6121)
AB Members and QoLT
9:00 A.M.
Break and Transition
All
9:15 A.M. Industry/Practitioner Program & Tech Transfer Program, Jim Osborn
All
10:15 A.M. CLOSED SESSION: Site Visit Team and Industry / Practitioner Advisory Board Meeting
SVT, IPAB and Prospective Members Only
11:15 A.M.

CLOSED SESSION:  Site Visit Team Executive Session 2

SVT Only
11:45 P.M. CLOSED SESSION:  Site Visit Team Lunch with Scientific Advisory Board
SVT and SAB Only
11:45 P.M. Boxed Lunch (GHC 6121)
QoLT
12:45 P.M. Education & Outreach, D.D. Ding, Mary Goldberg, Joe McLaughlin & Reid Simmons
All
1:45 P.M.
CLOSED SESSION: Site Visit Team Private Meeting with Students
SVT and Students Only
2:45 P.M.

Short Break

All
3:00 P.M.
Diversity Enhancement, Shelly Brown & Reid Simmons
All
3:30 P.M. Communications & Public Relations, Kristen Sabol
All
4:00 P.M. Management, Finances & Infrastructure, Jim Osborn
All
4:30 P.M.
Wrap-Up Session & Discussion
All
5:00 P.M. CLOSED SESSION:  Site Visit Team Executive Session 3
SVT Only
6:00 P.M.
Site Visit Team Conveys Issues and Questions
All
6:45 P.M.
CLOSED SESSION:  QoLT Working Dinner (NSH 4513)
QoLT Leadership Team
6:45 P.M.
CLOSED SESSION:  SVT Private Dinner (Lucca Ristorante)
SVT Only

Day Three - Thursday, April 26

WHEN

WHAT

WHO

7:30 A.M.
Continental Breakfast (GHC 6121 / 6115)
All
8:00 A.M.
QoLT Response to Issues & Questions, Dan Siewiorek & Jim Osborn
All
9:00 A.M. Housekeeping & Transition to Report Writing Room
SVT Only
9:15 A.M. CLOSED SESSION:  Site Visit Team Report Writing (Newell Simon Hall, Room 1507)
SVT Only
12:00 P.M.

CLOSED SESSION:  Site Visit Team Boxed Lunch (Newell Simon Hall, Room 1505)

SVT Only
12:00 P.M. CLOSED SESSION:  Site Visit Team Report Writing (Newell Simon Hall, Room 1507) SVT Only
3:30 P.M. Departure
SVT Only

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