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It contains information about open meetings of the National Academy of Sciences, National Academy of Engineering, Institute of Medicine, and National Research Council on projects that are subject to the requirements of Section 15 of the Federal Advisory Committee Act.  Other upcoming meetings at the National Academies that are open to the public may be viewed under the Events section (

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Meetings Information

Schedule of Public Meetings: Dec 15, 2017 - Feb 15, 2018

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Friday - December 15, 2017
    A Strategic Plan for U.S. Burning Plasma Research
Monday - December 18, 2017
    Improving the Next-Generation EPA Multi-Sector General Permit for Industrial Stormwater Discharges
    Meeting 2
Tuesday - December 19, 2017
    Effective Mentoring in STEMM - First Committee Meeting
    Study on Performance of Bridges
Thursday - December 21, 2017
    Conference call
Friday - January 5, 2018
    Future Interstate Highway System Study
Tuesday - January 9, 2018
    Review of Governance Reform in the National Nuclear Security Administration
Wednesday - January 10, 2018
    Educator Capacity Building In PreK-12 Engineering Education
    The Potential for Biotechnology to Address Forest Health Webinar #2
Thursday - January 11, 2018
    Grand Challenges and Opportunities in Environmental Engineering and Science for the Twenty-first Century
    Impacts of Sexual Harassment in Academia
Tuesday - January 16, 2018
    State of the Science of Astrobiology
    Toward an Open Science Enterprise
Wednesday - January 17, 2018
    Best Practices for a Future Open Code Policy for NASA Space Science
    Long-term Coastal Zone Dynamics: Interactions and Feedbacks between Natural and Human Processes along the U.S. Gulf Coast
    Measuring Community Resilience
Thursday - January 18, 2018
    Developing a Research Agenda for Utilization of Gaseous Carbon Waste Streams
Monday - January 22, 2018
    Review and Update of Bureau of Safety and Environmental Enforcement Offshore Oil and Gas Operations Inspection Program
    Urban Flooding in the United States
Wednesday - January 24, 2018
    Decadal Survey of Social and Behavioral Sciences for Applications to National Security
Monday - January 29, 2018
    Developing Indicators of Educational Equity
Tuesday - January 30, 2018
    Review of Potential Long-Term Health Effects on Army Test Subjects
    Updating America‚Äôs Lab Report meeting 4
Wednesday - January 31, 2018
    Assessing the Risks of Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS) Integration