ND EPSCoR NSF Track 1 Strategic Planning Meeting
October 20-21, 2014
North Dakota State University, Fargo
Research 1 Building – Room 148/154
Representatives from NSF, the Track 1 program areas, steering committee members, and the external evaluator will be meeting to further refine the proposed program goals and metrics for the required strategic plan for the new Track 1 award.
ND EPSCoR STATE CONFERENCE - Wednesday, April 22nd, 2015 - Fargo Holiday Inn
(Event information will be updated as developed)
ND EPSCoR/IDeA 2014 State Conference - April 29th, 2014
Alerus Center - 1200 42nd Street South - Grand Forks - 7:30 a.m.- 4:20 p.m.
KEYNOTE SPEAKER: Dr. Stan Atcitty, Sandia National Laboratory "From the Rez to World-Class Research"
Proposal Writing Workshop - April 15, 2014
UND Gamble Hall (9:00 a.m.-2:00 p.m.)
No Fee—Registration Required—Lunch provided at UND site
Workshop also available via IVN at
-NDSU campus at EML 170-171 Lunch provided to registered participants
Workshop led by The Implementation Group (TIG), a consulting firm in Washington, D.C. with expertise in STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics) proposal development, and research infrastructure development planning. Faculty at all stages of their careers are welcome.
Topics: 2014-15 Federal landscape, CAREER Program Developing, Large-scale, Multi-investigator Proposals, Proposal Assistance
Workshop on How to Write Center-Type Proposals - October 7, 2013
NDSU Memorial Union (9:00 a.m.-2:00 p.m. )
No Fee—Registration Required—Lunch provided.
Workshop also available via IVN at
Workshop led by The implementation Group (TIG), a consulting firm in Washington, DC, with expertise in
proposal development, and research infrastructure development planning.
Topics: Best Practices for developing center-type proposals, including:
How to form a research team; Proposal organization planning; Integrating research activities; Budget development.
"Science: Becoming the Messenger"
an NSF/EPSCoR Communicating Research Workshop
June 26-27, 2013
Hilton Garden Inn - 4351 17th Ave S, Fargo
NSF Information Site
Dan Agan, President of Panthera Group LLC, a marketing, communications and media consultancy.
Chris Mooney, Bestselling science journalist and commentator, host of the Point of Inquiry podcasts, and author three books, including Unscientific America: How Scientific Illiteracy Threatens Our Future.
Joe Schreiber, President of Mattmar Productions, and help launch and produce NBC’s George Michael Sports Machine.
ND EPSCoR Cyberconnectivity2 Conference - April 19, 2013
Accelerating Research Discovery and Education Through Advanced Networking TechnologiesAGENDA
North Dakota State University: IACC 206E
University of North Dakota: Abbott 119
Cankdeska Cikana Community College: Rm 114
Fort Berthold Community College: IVN 142
Sitting Bull College: Rm 114
Turtle Mountain Community College: Admin 209
United Tribes Technical College: Skills Center 112
ND EPSCoR 2012 State ConferenceSeptember 18th - Alerus Center, Grand Forks
Keynote Speaker: Dr. Naomi Oreskes, American Science Historian and Professor of History and Science Studies, University of California San Diego on "The Scientific Consensus on Climate Change: Where do we go from here?"
Featured Speaker: Dr. Anne-Marie Mazza on "The Intersection of Science and Law with Public Policy".
ND-SD 2011 Joint EPSCoR ConferenceOctober 4, 2011 - NDSU Memorial Union, Fargo
ND EPSCoR 2010 State ConferenceSeptember 29, 2010 -Alerus Center, Grand Forks
Keynote Speaker: Dr. Robert Willey on "The Systems of Ecology of Rehabilitating Gulf Coast Ecosystems"
EPSCoR IDeA CoalitionFebruary 2010
Senator Byron Dorgan receives Lifetime Achievement Award from the Coalition of EPSCoR/IDeA states as he addressed the Coalition on March 2, 2010 in Washington, DC.
21st EPSCoR National ConferenceOctober 19-21, 2009 at Washington, DC
Phil Boudjouk (pdf)
Carol Davis (pdf)
ND EPSCoR 2009 State ConferenceSeptember 24th, at NDSU, Fargo
Research Groups in Focus-Displaying Dynamic Discoveries
Featured Speaker: Dr. Alice Parker on "Synthetic Brains"