Agenda
Day 1: November 30, 2021
Time Session Title
1:00 PM – 1:10 PM Workshop Overview

Jackie El-Sayed, Chief Academic Officer, ASEE

1:10 PM – 1:30 PM Introduction to Projects

Team Leads

1:30 PM – 3:00 PM Mock Panel Review: Simulated Review of Sample Proposals with Discussion

Advisory Committee:

Sandra Begay, Principal Member of the Technical Staff, Sandia National Laboratories

Ann Gates, Senior Vice Provost for Faculty Affairs, University of Texas at El Paso  

Al Kuslikis, Senior Associate for Strategic Initiatives, American Indian Higher Education Consortium

Onyema Osuagwu, Associate Professor, Electrical and Computer Engineering Department, Morgan State University 

Enrico Pontelli, Associate Professor, College of Arts & Sciences, New Mexico State University

Briana Wellman, Associate Professor, Department of Computer Science and Information Technology, University of the District of Columbia

3:00 PM – 3:15 PM Break
3:15 PM – 4:00 PM Working Session with Teams, Team Mentors, and Advisory Committee Members
4:00 PM – 4:15 PM Report Out and Q&A with Mentors
4:15 PM – 4:20 PM Break
4:20 PM – 4:50 PM Collaborative Partnerships

Dan Cosley, Program Director, CISE, NSF

4:50 PM – 5:00 PM Closing

Fay Cobb Payton, Program Director, CISE, NSF

Jackie El Sayed, Chief Academic Officer, ASEE

Day 2: December 3, 2021
1:00 PM – 1:10 PM Workshop Overview

Jackie El Sayed, Chief Academic Officer, ASEE

1:10 PM – 1:40 PM Organizing Meeting Feedback

Mentors

1:40 PM – 2:10 PM Awardee Success Stories

Yutian (Kate) Chen, Professor, Department of Economics, California State University, Long Beach

Md Mahmudur Rahman, Postdoctoral Researcher, University of Cinncinnati

Chutima Boonthum-Denecke, Professor, Computer Science, Hampton University

Idongesit Mkpong-Ruffin, Chair, Florida Agricultural and Mechanical University

2:10 PM – 3:10 PM Project Description/Intellectual Merit/Broader Impact

Stefan Robila, Professor, Computer Science Department, Montclair State University

3:10 PM – 3:20 PM Break
3:20 PM – 3:40 PM Working Session for Teams
3:40 PM – 4:05 PM Working Session with Teams, Team Mentors,and Advisory Committee Members
4:05PM – 4:20 PM Report Out and Q&A with Mentors
4:20PM – 4:50 PM Multidisciplinary Efforts

Fay Cobb Payton, Program Director, CISE, NSF

4:50 PM – 5:00 PM Closing

Jackie El Sayed, Chief Academic Officer, ASEE

Day 3: December 10, 2021
1:00 PM – 1:15 PM Workshop Overview

Jackie El Sayed, Chief Academic Officer, ASEE

1:15 PM – 1:45 PM Project Description/Intellectual Merit/Broader Impact Feedback

Mentors

1:45 PM – 2:45 PM Positioning Your Research Team for Success/Project Summary

Diana Burley, Vice Provost for Research, American University

2:45 PM – 3:00 PM Break
3:00 PM – 3:45 PM Working Session with Teams, Team Mentors, and Advisory Committee Members
3:45 PM – 4:05 PM Report Out and Q&A with Mentors
4:05 PM – 4:15 PM Break
4:15 PM – 4:45 PM MSI Student Research Involvement

Michelle Rogers, Program Director, CISE, NSF

Anindya Banerjee, Program Director, CISE, NSF

4:45 PM – 5:00 PM Closing

Jackie El Sayed, Chief Academic Officer, ASEE

Day 4: January 7, 2022
1:00 PM – 1:15 PM Workshop Overview

Jackie El Sayed, Chief Academic Officer, ASEE

1:15 PM – 1:45 PM Positioning Your Research Team for Success/Project Summary Feedback

Mentors

1:45 PM – 2:45 PM Project Description/Research Plan/Intellectual Merit

Weisong Shi, Associate Dean for Graduate Studies, Director of the CAR Lab and IEEE Fellow, Wayne State University

2:45 PM – 3:00 PM Break
3:00 PM – 3:20 PM Working Session for Teams
3:20 PM – 3:45 PM Working Session with Teams, Team Mentors, and Advisory Committee Members
3:45 PM – 4:05 PM Report Out and Q&A with Mentors
4:05 PM – 4:15 PM Break
4:15 PM – 4:45 PM Awardee Success Stories

Jeong Yang, Assistant Professor of Computer Science, Computing and Cyber Security, Texas A&M University, San Antonio

Dennis Dye, Instructor, Geospatial Information Technology (GIT) Program, Southwestern Indian Polytechnic Institute (SIPI)

Nayda Santiago, Professor, Electrical and Computer Engineering Department, University of Puerto Rico-Mayaguez

4:45 PM – 5:00 PM Closing

Jackie El Sayed, Chief Academic Officer, ASEE

Day 5: January 14, 2022
1:00 PM – 1:15 PM Workshop Overview

Jackie El Sayed, Chief Academic Officer, ASEE

1:15 PM – 1:45 PM Project Description/Research Plan/Intellectual Merit Feedback

Mentors

1:45 PM – 2:15 PM Budgets/Budget Justification

Almadena Chtchelkanova, Program Director, CISE, NSF

Tamara Virgil, Integrative Activities Specialist, CISE, NSF

2:15 PM – 3:00 PM Break
3:00 PM – 3:30 PM NSF Cloud Computing Resources

Deepankar Medhi, Program Director, CISE, NSF

Michael Norman, Distinguished Professor, University of California San Diego

Shava Smallen, Programmer, University of California San Diego

Naomi Alterman, Technical Education Specialist, University of Washington

Eric Van Dusen, Technology and Outreach Lead, UC-Berkeley

3:30 PM – 3:50 PM Working Session for Teams
3:50 PM – 4:15 PM Working Session with Teams, Team Mentors, and Advisory Committee Members
4:15 PM – 4:40 PM Report Out and Q&A with Mentors
4:40 PM – 5:00 PM Closing

Fay Cobb Payton

Jackie El Sayed, Chief Academic Officer, ASEE