Montana EPSCoR All-Hands Meeting

Thu, Mar 26 (All day) to Fri, Mar 27 (All day)
330 University Center - University of Montana MIssoula

The All-Hands Meeting is a working meeting for participants involved with the 2011-2017 Montana NSF EPSCoR RII Track-1 project. We will focus on science updates, EOD activities, and refinement of priorities for the final two years of support.

Note that Registration is now closed (and required for participation).

AGENDA OVERVIEW (see attached agenda):

Thursday Mar 26

  • 11:30am-1:00pm: Meeting Kick Off and Working Lunch (box lunches)
  • 1:00-3:45pm: Research Accomplishments 
  • 3:45-4:15pm: Montana Vulnerability to Climate Change 
  • 4:15-4:45pm: Indigenous Research and STEM Education (IRSE) 
  • 4:45-5:00pm: EOD Update 
  • 6:00-7:00pm: Organized Bus Ride to spectrUM, leaving from Doubletree )
  • 7:00-9:00pm: Reception at spectrUM Discovery Area, 218 East Front Street w/ light buffet 

Friday Mar 27

  • 8:30-9:30am: Social-Ecological Systems Initiative 
  • 9:30-10:15am: Research Accomplishments, continued Focus 3 
  • 10:15-11:00am: NETWORKING BREAK (45min)
  • 11:00-11:30am: Assessment
  • 11:30-1:30pm: LUNCH/NETWORKING (group discussions)
  • 1:30-2:30pm: Refining Science Priorities for Years 5-6 and Beyond 
  • 2:30-3:00pm: Meeting Wrap Up & Adjourn Meeting


Gay Allison or Todd Kipfer


MSU IoE Office

Montana State University
605 Leon Johnson Hall
Bozeman, MT 59717
(406) 994-2374
MSU Director: Cathy Whitlock

UM IoE Office

The Universityi of Montana

The University of Montana
Davidson Honors College
Missoula, MT 59812
(406) 243-4848
UM Director: Ric Hauer

Montana EPSCoR

Program Director:  Ray Callaway
Project Administrator: Todd Kipfer
University of Montana
Missoula, MT 59812
(406) 243-2617

Montana University System

Montana University System

Office of the Commissioner of Higher Education
2500 Broadway Street
Helena, MT 59620