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February 10-11, 2011
 

NASA ADVISORY COUNCIL
PUBLIC MEETING

February 10-11, 2011
NASA Headquarters
Program Review Center, Room 9H40
Washington, DC 20546

Agenda

Thursday, February 10, 2011
8:00 – 8:02 am Call to Order, Announcements Ms. Diane Rausch, Executive Director
NASA Advisory Council, NASA HQ
8:02 – 8:10 am Remarks by Council Chair Dr. Kenneth Ford, Chair
NASA Advisory Council
8:10 – 8:45 am Welcome by NASA Administrator Mr. Charles Bolden
NASA Administrator
8:45 – 9:30 am Independent Review of NASA Space Communications and Navigation (SCaN)
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Mr. James Adams, Chair (by phone)
Ms. Dolly Perkins, Member
SCaN PIR Standing Review Board
9:30 – 10:15 am International Space Station (ISS) Transition to Research Operations
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Mr. Mark Uhran, Assistant Associate
Administrator, Space Operations Mission Directorate, NASA HQ
10:15 – 10:30 am Break  
10:30 – 11:15 am Technology and Innovation Committee Report
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Ms. Esther Dyson, Chair
11:15 am – 12:00 pm Space Operations Committee Report
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Col. Eileen Collins (Ret.), Chair
12:00 – 1:00 pm Lunch (Council only)  
1:00 – 1:45 pm Science Committee Report
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Dr. Wesley Huntress, Chair
1:45 – 2:00 pm IT Infrastructure Committee Update Dr. Kenneth Ford
2:00 – 2:45 pm Exploration Committee Report
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Mr. Richard Kohrs, Chair
2:45 – 3:00 pm Break  
3:00 – 3:45 pm Education and Public Outreach Committee Report
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Mr. Lars Perkins, Interim Chair
3:45 – 4:30 pm Audit, Finance, and Analysis Committee Report
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Mr. Robert Hanisee, Chair
4:30 – 5:00 pm Public Input  
5:00 pm Adjourn  


Friday, February 11, 2011
8:00 am Call to Order Ms. Diane Rausch, Executive Director
NASA Advisory Council
8:00 – 8:02 am Announcements Dr. Kenneth Ford, Chair
NASA Advisory Council
8:02 – 8:45 am Commercial Space Committee Report
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Mr. Brett Alexander, Chair
8:45 – 9:30 am Aeronautics Committee Report
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Ms. Marion Blakey, Chair
9:30 – 10:30 am NASA Annual Ethics Briefing
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Mr. Adam Greenstone
Office of General Counsel, NASA HQ
10:30 – 10:45 am Break  
10:45 – 11:30 pm NAC Work Plan for 2011; General Discussion Dr. Kenneth Ford, Chair
NASA Advisory Council
11:30 am – 12:00 pm Public Input  
12:00 pm Adjourn  




Meeting Minutes
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Final Recommendations
Recommendations from the NAC Chairman to the NASA Administrator
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NASA's Response
NASA Responses to NAC Recommendations.
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NASA Response to, “NASA Advisory Council Committees Should Meet as a Group at Least Once a Year.”
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