Proposal Review Panel for Ocean Sciences Notice of Meeting, 4342-4343 [2016-01433]

Download as PDF 4342 Federal Register / Vol. 81, No. 16 / Tuesday, January 26, 2016 / Notices accommodate the scheduling priorities of the key participants. Patricia D. Rausch, Advisory Committee Management Officer,National Aeronautics and Space Administration. [FR Doc. 2016–01424 Filed 1–25–16; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 7510–13–P NATIONAL COUNCIL ON DISABILITY Sunshine Act Meetings The Members of the National Council on Disability (NCD) will hold a quarterly meeting on Thursday, February 11, 2016, 9:00 a.m.– 4:30 p.m. (Eastern Daylight Time), and on Friday, February 12, 2016, 8:30 a.m.– 12:15 p.m. (Eastern Daylight Time) in Celebration, Florida. PLACE: This meeting will occur at the Florida Hospital Nicholson Center, Education Center 2, 404 Celebration, Florida 34747. Interested parties are welcome to join in person or by phone in a listening-only capacity (other than the period allotted for public comment noted below) using the following call-in number: 888–505–4369; Conference ID: 382979; Conference Title: NCD Meeting; Host Name: Clyde Terry. MATTERS TO BE CONSIDERED: The Council will hear policy presentations on the topics of mental health services in higher education; guardianship; updates since the release of NCD’s ‘‘Breaking the School to Prison Pipeline’’ report last fall; Medicaid managed care and the direct care workforce; and emerging technology in employment and education. The Council will also receive reports from its standing committees; and receive public comment during four town halls, on the topics of mental health services in higher education; guardianship; challenges of the direct care workforce; and emerging technology. AGENDA: The times provided below are approximations for when each agenda item is anticipated to be discussed (all times Eastern): mstockstill on DSK4VPTVN1PROD with NOTICES TIME AND DATES: Thursday, February 11 9:00–9:15 a.m.—Call to Order, Welcome and Introductions 9:15–9:30 a.m.—Opening Remarks by Dr. Gary Siperstein 9:30–10:15 a.m.—Mental Health Services in Higher Education Panel 10:15–10:45 a.m.—Town Hall to Receive Comments on Mental Health Services in Higher Education 10:45–11:00 a.m.—Break 11:00–12:45 a.m.—Guardianship and Supported Decision-Making Panel VerDate Sep<11>2014 21:57 Jan 25, 2016 Jkt 238001 11:45 a.m.–12:15 p.m.—Town Hall to Receive Comments on Guardianship and Supported Decision-Making Panel 12:15–1:00 p.m.—Break, Pick up boxed lunches for working lunch 1:00–2:00 p.m.—Council discussion on proposed framework of project on guardianship and supported decision-making 2:00–2:45 p.m.—School-to-Prison Pipeline Update Panel 2:45–3:00 p.m.—Break 3:00–4:00 p.m.—Medicaid Managed Care and Challenges for the Direct Care Workforce Panel 4:00–4:30 p.m.—Town Hall to Receive Comments on Direct Care Workforce Challenges 4:30 p.m.–Adjourn Friday, February 12 8:30–9:30 a.m.—Emerging Technology in Employment and Education Panel 9:30–10:00 a.m.—Town Hall to Receive Comments on Emerging Technology 10:00–10:15 a.m.—Break 10:15–11:00 a.m.—Council Discussion on Emerging Technology Focus Area 11:00–11:45 a.m.—NCD Business Meeting 11:45 a.m.–12:15 p.m.—Old and New Business 12:15 p.m.–Adjournment PUBLIC COMMENT: To better facilitate NCD’s public comment, any individual interested in providing public comment is asked to register his or her intent to provide comment in advance by sending an email to PublicComment@ncd.gov with the subject line ‘‘Public Comment’’ with your name, organization, state, and topic of comment included in the body of your email. Full-length written public comments may also be sent to that email address. All emails to register for public comment at the quarterly meeting must be received by Wednesday, February 10, 2016. Priority will be given to those individuals who are in-person to provide their comments during the town hall portions of the agenda. Those commenters on the phone will be called on according to the list of those registered via email. Due to time constraints, NCD asks all commenters to limit their comments to three minutes. Comments received at the February quarterly meeting will be limited to those regarding mental health services in higher education; guardianship and supported decision-making; challenges to the direct care workforce; and emerging technology, each during its respective slot of time for the themed town hall as previously noted in the agenda. PO 00000 Frm 00098 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 Anne Sommers, NCD, 1331 F Street NW., Suite 850, Washington, DC 20004; 202–272–2004 (V), 202–272–2074 (TTY). CONTACT PERSON: A CART streamtext link has been arranged for this teleconference meeting. The web link to access CART on Thursday, February 11, 2016 is: http://www.streamtext.net/ text.aspx?event=021116ncd900am; and on Friday, February 12, 2016 is: http:// www.streamtext.net/text.aspx?event= 021216ncd830am. Those who plan to attend the meeting in-person and require accommodations should notify NCD as soon as possible to allow time to make arrangements. To help reduce exposure to fragrances for those with multiple chemical sensitivities, NCD requests that all those attending the meeting in person refrain from wearing scented personal care products such as perfumes, hairsprays, and deodorants. ACCOMMODATIONS: Dated: January 21, 2016. Rebecca Cokley, Executive Director. [FR Doc. 2016–01522 Filed 1–22–16; 11:15 am] BILLING CODE 8421–03–P NATIONAL SCIENCE FOUNDATION Proposal Review Panel for Ocean Sciences Notice of Meeting In accordance with the Federal Advisory Committee Act (Pub. L. 92– 463, as amended), the National Science Foundation announces the following meeting: Name: Proposal Review Panel for Ocean Sciences (#10752) Site Visit. Date & Time: February 24–26, 2016, 9:00 a.m.–5:00 p.m. Place: JOIDES Resolution Science Operator (JRSO), Texas A&M University, 1000 Discovery Drive, Texas A&M University West Campus, College Station, TX 77845, Conference Room C126. Type of Meeting: Part-Open. Contact Person: James F. Allan, Program Director, Ocean Drilling, Division of Ocean Sciences; National Science Foundation, 4201 Wilson Blvd., Arlington, VA 22230. Telephone: (703) 292–8144. Purpose of Meeting: Site visit to provide advice and recommendations concerning the performance of the International Ocean Discovery Program (IODP) drillship facility JOIDES Resolution during FY 2015. E:\FR\FM\26JAN1.SGM 26JAN1 Federal Register / Vol. 81, No. 16 / Tuesday, January 26, 2016 / Notices 4343 Agenda NATIONAL SCIENCE FOUNDATION Wednesday, February 24 D Work Session: 2015-2016 CEOSE Biennial Report to Congress Committee on Equal Opportunities in Science and Engineering; Notice of Meeting Dated: January 21, 2016. Crystal Robinson, Committee Management Officer. 9:00 a.m.–9:15 a.m. NSF and panel introduction 9:15 a.m.–11:00 a.m. Initial Report of the JOIDES Resolution Science Operator (JRSO) 11:00 a.m.–12:00 p.m. Co-Chief Review Report 12:00 p.m.–1:00 p.m. Lunch 1:00 p.m.–3:00 p.m. JRSO response to Co-Chief Review Report 3:00 p.m.–5:00 p.m. Site Visit Panel discussion of presentations and overnight questions to JRSO (CLOSED SESSION) Thursday, February 25 9:00 a.m.–10:00 a.m. Response of JRSO to Panel questions 10:00 a.m.–12:00 p.m. JRSO discussion of major challenges in operational context, and how they are responding 12:00 p.m.–1:00 p.m. Lunch 1:00 p.m.–3:00 p.m. JRSO discussion of major challenges in providing services and innovation to IODP science community, and how they are responding 3:00 p.m.–3:30 p.m. Break 3:30 p.m.–5:00 p.m. Site Visit Panel discussion of major challenges and overnight questions to JRSO (CLOSED SESSION) mstockstill on DSK4VPTVN1PROD with NOTICES Friday, February 26 9:00 a.m.–10:00 a.m. Response of JRSO to Panel questions 10:00 a.m.–12:00 p.m. Site Visit Panel discussion; work on report (CLOSED SESSION) 12:00 p.m.–1:00 p.m. Lunch (CLOSED SESSION) 1:00 p.m.–3:30 p.m. Site Visit Panel discussion; work on report (CLOSED SESSION) 3:30 p.m.–4:00 p.m. Break 4:00 p.m.–5:00 p.m. Site Visit Panel presents report and recommendations to JRSO (CLOSED SESSION) Reason for Closing: During closed sessions the review will include information of a confidential nature, including technical information; financial data, such as salaries; and personal information concerning individuals associated with the proposals. These matters are exempt under 5 U.S.C. 552b(c), (4) and (6) of the Government in the Sunshine Act. Dated: January 20, 2016. Crystal Robinson, Committee Management Officer. [FR Doc. 2016–01433 Filed 1–25–16; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 7555–01–P VerDate Sep<11>2014 21:57 Jan 25, 2016 Jkt 238001 In accordance with the Federal Advisory Committee Act (Pub. L. 92– 463, as amended), the National Science Foundation announces the following meeting: Name: Committee on Equal Opportunities in Science and Engineering (CEOSE) Advisory Committee Meeting (#1173). Dates/Time: February 25, 2016, 1:00 p.m.–5:30 p.m.; February 26, 2016, 8:30 a.m.–3:30 p.m. Place: National Science Foundation (NSF), 4201 Wilson Boulevard, Arlington, VA 22230. To help facilitate your entry into the building, please contact Vickie Fung (vfung@nsf.gov) on or prior to February 23, 2016. Type of Meeting: Open. Contact Person: Dr. Bernice Anderson, Senior Advisor and CEOSE Executive Secretary, Office of Integrative Activities (OIA), National Science Foundation, 4201 Wilson Boulevard, Arlington, VA 22230. Contact Information: 703–292–8040/ banderso@nsf.gov. Minutes: Meeting minutes and other information may be obtained from the CEOSE Executive Secretary at the above address or the Web site at http://www. nsf.gov/od/oia/activities/ceose/ index.jsp. Purpose of Meeting: To study data, programs, policies, and other information pertinent to the National Science Foundation and to provide advice and recommendations concerning broadening participation in science and engineering. Agenda: D Opening Statement by the CEOSE Chair D NSF Executive Liaison Report D Updates from the Federal Liaisons D Presentation: NSF INCLUDES (Inclusion across the Nation of Communities of Learners that have been Underrepresented for Diversity in Engineering and Science) D Leadership Discussion: Progress and Success in Broadening Participation in STEM Disciplines D Presentation: Strength of the Broadening Participation Literature and Inventory of NSF Broadening Participation Portfolio D Panel Discussion: Evaluation of NSF BP Programs D Facilitated Session: Framework for a Broadening Participation Accountability System PO 00000 Frm 00099 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 9990 [FR Doc. 2016–01485 Filed 1–25–16; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 7555–01–P NATIONAL SCIENCE FOUNDATION Advisory Committee for Mathematical and Physical Sciences; Notice of Meeting In accordance with the Federal Advisory Committee Act (Pub., L. 92– 463, as amended), the National Science Foundation announces the following meeting: Name: Advisory Committee for Mathematical and Physical Sciences (#66) (Virtual). Date/Time: February 5, 2016: 12:30 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. Place: National Science Foundation 4201 Wilson Blvd., Arlington, VA 22230. Virtual Meeting. Join through: https://nsf.webex.com/nsf/j.php?MTID= mc0893a5ba5e35caef40db251e77bc81c. Type of Meeting: Open. Contact Person: Eduardo Misawa, National Science Foundation, 4201 Wilson Boulevard, Suite 505, Arlington, Virginia 22230; Telephone: 703/292– 8300 Purpose of Meeting: To provide advice, recommendations and counsel on major goals and policies pertaining to mathematical and physical sciences programs and activities. Agenda Friday, February 5th, 2016 5:30 p.m. 12:30 p.m.– 12:30 p.m.–12:45 p.m. Meeting opening, FACA briefing and approval of November meeting minutes 12:45 p.m.–1:45 p.m. MPS updates (FY 16 budget, science highlights) 1:45 p.m.–2:45 p.m. NSF Office of Legislative and Public Affairs (OLPA) update 3:00 p.m.–3:30 p.m. Briefing on National Center for Science and Engineering Statistics 3:30 p.m.–4:30 p.m. Graduate Student Training 4:30 p.m.–5:30 p.m. Early Career Investigators 5:30 pm Adjourn Dated: January 20, 2016. Crystal Robinson, Committee Management Officer. [FR Doc. 2016–01434 Filed 1–25–16; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 7555–01–P E:\FR\FM\26JAN1.SGM 26JAN1

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NATIONAL SCIENCE FOUNDATION


Proposal Review Panel for Ocean Sciences Notice of Meeting

    In accordance with the Federal Advisory Committee Act (Pub. L. 92-
463, as amended), the National Science Foundation announces the 
following meeting:
    Name: Proposal Review Panel for Ocean Sciences (#10752) Site Visit.
    Date & Time: February 24-26, 2016, 9:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m.
    Place: JOIDES Resolution Science Operator (JRSO), Texas A&M 
University, 1000 Discovery Drive, Texas A&M University West Campus, 
College Station, TX 77845, Conference Room C126.
    Type of Meeting: Part-Open.
    Contact Person: James F. Allan, Program Director, Ocean Drilling, 
Division of Ocean Sciences; National Science Foundation, 4201 Wilson 
Blvd., Arlington, VA 22230. Telephone: (703) 292-8144.
    Purpose of Meeting: Site visit to provide advice and 
recommendations concerning the performance of the International Ocean 
Discovery Program (IODP) drillship facility JOIDES Resolution during FY 
2015.

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Agenda

Wednesday, February 24

9:00 a.m.-9:15 a.m. NSF and panel introduction
9:15 a.m.-11:00 a.m. Initial Report of the JOIDES Resolution Science 
Operator (JRSO)
11:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m. Co-Chief Review Report
12:00 p.m.-1:00 p.m. Lunch
1:00 p.m.-3:00 p.m. JRSO response to Co-Chief Review Report
3:00 p.m.-5:00 p.m. Site Visit Panel discussion of presentations and 
overnight questions to JRSO (CLOSED SESSION)

Thursday, February 25

9:00 a.m.-10:00 a.m. Response of JRSO to Panel questions
10:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m. JRSO discussion of major challenges in 
operational context, and how they are responding
12:00 p.m.-1:00 p.m. Lunch
1:00 p.m.-3:00 p.m. JRSO discussion of major challenges in providing 
services and innovation to IODP science community, and how they are 
responding
3:00 p.m.-3:30 p.m. Break
3:30 p.m.-5:00 p.m. Site Visit Panel discussion of major challenges and 
overnight questions to JRSO (CLOSED SESSION)

Friday, February 26

9:00 a.m.-10:00 a.m. Response of JRSO to Panel questions
10:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m. Site Visit Panel discussion; work on report 
(CLOSED SESSION)
12:00 p.m.-1:00 p.m. Lunch (CLOSED SESSION)
1:00 p.m.-3:30 p.m. Site Visit Panel discussion; work on report (CLOSED 
SESSION)
3:30 p.m.-4:00 p.m. Break
4:00 p.m.-5:00 p.m. Site Visit Panel presents report and 
recommendations to JRSO (CLOSED SESSION)

    Reason for Closing: During closed sessions the review will include 
information of a confidential nature, including technical information; 
financial data, such as salaries; and personal information concerning 
individuals associated with the proposals. These matters are exempt 
under 5 U.S.C. 552b(c), (4) and (6) of the Government in the Sunshine 
Act.

    Dated: January 20, 2016.
Crystal Robinson,
Committee Management Officer.
[FR Doc. 2016-01433 Filed 1-25-16; 8:45 am]
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