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Project Title: Toward an Open Science Enterprise

PIN: PGA-OFS-16-02         

Major Unit:
Policy and Global Affairs

Sub Unit:
Office of the Foreign Secretaries

Strawn, George

Subject/Focus Area:
Computers and Information Technology; Policy for Science and Technology

Toward an Open Science Enterprise
July 20, 2017 - July 21, 2017
Keck Center
500 5th Street, NW
Washington D.C. 20001

If you would like to attend the sessions of this meeting that are open
to the public or need more information please contact:

Contact Name: Christine Liu


Keck Center of the National Academies
500 Fifth Street NW, Room 101
Washington, DC

Thursday, July 20, 2017

1:00 pm
Welcome and Introductions
Alexa McCray (NAM), Harvard Medical School, Committee Chair

1:15 pm
Sponsor’s Briefing on the Statement of Task
Michael Stebbins, Laura and John Arnold Foundation

1:45 pm
Effective Open Access Policies and Practices
Heather Joseph, SPARC

2:15 pm
Enhancing Reproducibility for Computational Methods
Victoria Stodden, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

2:45 pm
A Manifesto for Reproducible Science
Brian Nosek, Center for Open Science

3:15 pm BREAK

3:30 pm
Remarks from the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine
Marcia McNutt (NAS), President, National Academy of Sciences

3:45 pm
National Perspective on Toward an Open Science Enterprise
James Kurose, National Science Foundation

4:15 pm
Q&A and Discussion

4:40 pm
Open Microphone Session: Brief Comments from Interested Parties
Comments will be limited to 5 minutes, if you would like to address the committee
please send an email to

5:00 pm
Open Session Concludes/Meeting Adjourns

Friday, July 21, 2017

9:00 am - 3:00 pm
CLOSED SESSION (Committee and National Academies staff only)

Closed Session Summary Posted After the Meeting

The following committee members were present at the closed sessions of the meeting:
Alexa McCray (Chair)
Anna Barón (teleconference)
Francine Berman
Michael Carroll
Donna Ginther
Robert Miller (teleconference)
Peter Schiffer
Heng Xu

The following topics were discussed in the closed sessions:
Discussion of statement of task
Discussion of bias and conflict of interest
Review of open session
Review of report outline
Review of schedule

The following materials (written documents) were made available to the committee in the closed sessions:
Draft report outline

Date of posting of Closed Session Summary: July 28, 2017