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March 8-9, 2012
 

NASA ADVISORY COUNCIL
PUBLIC MEETING

March 8-9, 2012
NASA Headquarters
Program Review Center, 9th Floor (Room 9H40)
300 E Street, SW
Washington, DC 20546

Agenda

Thursday, March 8, 2012
8:00 – 8:03 am Call to Order, Announcements Ms. Diane Rausch, Executive Director
NASA Advisory Council, NASA HQ
8:03 – 8:10 am Opening Remarks by Council Chair Dr. Steven W. Squyres,
Chair, NASA Advisory Council
8:15 – 9:15 am Remarks by NASA Administrator

Mr. Charles F. Bolden, Jr.
NASA Administrator

9:15 – 10:15 am President’s FY 2013 Budget Request for NASA
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Ms. Elizabeth Robinson
Chief Financial Officer, NASA HQ
10:15 – 10:30 am Break  
10:30 – 11:00 am Council Discussion  
11:00 – 12:00 noon NRC Study on NASA Space Technology Roadmaps: Final Report
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Dr. Ray Colladay
Former Chair, Aeronautics and Space Engineering Board, National Research Council (NRC)
12:00 – 1:00 pm Lunch  
1:00 – 1:45 pm Human Exploration and Operations Committee Report   › View PDF Mr. Richard Kohrs, Chair
1:45 – 2:30 pm Commercial Space Committee Report
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Ms. Patti Grace Smith, Chair
2:30 – 3:15 pm Education and Public Outreach Committee Report   › View PDF Mr. Lars Perkins, Chair
3:15 – 4:00 pm Science Committee Report
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Dr. Wesley Huntress, Chair
4:00 – 4:45 pm Aeronautics Committee Report
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Ms. Marion Blakey, Chair
4:45 – 5:00 pm Public Input  
5:00 pm Adjourn  


Friday, March 9, 2012
8:00 – 8:03 am Call to Order, Announcements Ms. Diane Rausch, Executive Director
NASA Advisory Council, NASA HQ
8:03 – 8:15 am Remarks by Council Chair Dr. Steven W. Squyres,
Chair, NASA Advisory Council
8:15 – 9:00 pm IT Infrastructure Committee Report
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Dr. Larry Smarr, Chair
9:00 – 9:45 am Technology and Innovation Committee Report
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Dr. William Ballhaus, Chair
9:45 – 10:30 am Audit, Finance and Analysis Committee Report
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Mr. Robert Hanisee, Chair
10:30 – 10:45 am Break  
10:45 – 11:45 am Roundtable Discussion: Council Plans for 2012, Work Plan, Meeting Schedule, etc. Dr. Steven W. Squyres,
Chair, NASA Advisory Council
11:45 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 Responses
NASA Response to Destination Selection
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NASA Response to Specify Mission Objectives
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NASA Response to International Involvement
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NASA Response “Creation of a Subcommittee to NASA Advisory Council”
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NASA Response to Recovering the Planetary Exploration Program
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NASA Response to Enhanced Cooperation in Planetary Protection
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NASA Response to Mars Science Laboratory (MSL) Planetary Protection Lessons Learned Report
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NASA Response to Partnering with Other Federal Agencies and Public and Private Opportunities
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