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AGENDA

4850 Mark Center Drive
Alexandria, VA 22311
Room 1301 (on the first floor)

December 15, 2014

Contact

CRENEL@hq.doe.gov

10:00 – 10:05 AM Introduction
Commission Co-chairs, T.J. Glauthier and Jared Cohon

10:05 – 10:45 AM DOE Labs within the U.S. National Science and Technology Enterprise
Patricia Falcone, Assistant Director for National Security and International Affairs, White House Office of Science and Technology Policy

10:45 – 11:15 AM Scientific Community Perspective
Alan Leshner, CEO of the American Association for the Advancement of Science

11:15 – 12:30 PM Authors of Recent DOE National Labs Publications
Turning the Page: Reimagining the National Labs in the 21st Century Innovation Economy
Nick Loris, Herbert and Joyce Fellow, The Heritage Foundation
Jack Spencer, Director, Roe Institute, The Heritage Foundation (invited)
Matthew Stepp, Senior Policy Analyst, The Information Technology & Innovation Foundation
Going Local: Connecting the National Labs to their Regions for Innovation and Growth
Scott Andes, Senior Policy Analyst, Brookings Institution
Mark Muro, Senior Fellow and Policy Director, Metropolitan Policy Program, Brookings Institution
Matthew Stepp, Senior Policy Analyst, The Information Technology & Innovation Foundation

12:30 – 1:15 PM Lunch

1:15 – 2:15 PM Industry Partners Panel
John Howanitz, Bechtel Corporation
Ray Johnson, Senior Vice President and Chief Technology Officer, Lockheed Martin Corporation

2:15 – 2:45 PM Restructuring the DOE Laboratory Complex to Advance Clean Energy, Environmental Sustainability, and a Global Future without Nuclear Weapons
Christopher Paine, Senior Policy Advisor, Nuclear Program, Natural Resources Defense Council

2:45 – 3:00 PM Public Comment