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Commission Meeting - October 6, 2014

October 6, 2014 9:00AM to 4:30PM EDT

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


Commission to Review the Effectiveness of the National Energy Laboratories
October 6, 2014

Focus of Meeting: Interagency Work, M&O Contracting, Industry and Academia Collaborations

9:00 – 9:05 AM Welcome and Introduction
Commission Co-chairs, T.J. Glauthier and Jared Cohon

9:05 – 9:45 AM DOE Overview of Interagency Work
Don Cook, Deputy Administrator for Defense Programs, NNSA
Devon Streit, Associate Director, Laboratory Policy and Evaluation, Office of Science

9:45 – 10:00 AM Break

10:00 – 10:30 AM Department of State
Rose Gottemoeller, Under Secretary for Arms Control and International Security, Department of State

10:30 – 12:00 PM Interagency Panel
Department of Defense
John Fischer, Director, Defense Laboratories Enterprise Office of the Assistant Secretary of Defense for Research and Engineering
Department of Homeland Security
Jamie Johnson, Director, Office of National Laboratories, Science and Technology Directorate
Don Kirkley, Head of Laboratory Utilization, Office of National Laboratories, Science and Technology Directorate
Federal Bureau of Investigation 
Todd Doss, FBI Assistant Director and Head, FBI Laboratory
Pedro Espina, Senior Science and Technology Advisor               

12:00 – 12:45 PM Lunch

12:45 – 1:30 PM Governance and Contracting Models
William Madia, Stanford’s Vice President of SLAC

1:30 – 3:00 PM M&O Contractors
Kimberly Budil, University of California
Ronald Townsend, Battelle
Peter Paul, Brookhaven Science Associates/Stony Brook University

3:00 – 3:15 PM Break

3:15 – 4:00 PM Working with Industry and Academia
Ellen Williams, Senior Advisor to the Secretary, Department of Energy

4:00 – 4:30 PM Public Comment