2015 Annual Meeting

Date: 
December 3rd, 2015 to December 4th, 2015
Category: 
Meeting
Location: 
Arlington, VA
Description: 

2015 UNOLS Annual Meeting

Meeting Site: 

Afternoon Thursday Dec 3:
Holiday Inn at Ballston
4610 North Fairfax Drive, Arlington, VA

Half day Friday Dec 4:
National Science Foundation, Stafford II Building, Room 555
4201 Wilson Blvd.
Arlington, VA 22230

Please RSVP if you plan to attend

Featured Speaker:

Sherri Goodman, CEO of Consortium for Ocean Leadership

UNOLS is pleased to announce Sherri Goodman as the featured speaker of the 2015 UNOLS Annual Meeting. Ms. Goodman is the CEO and president of Consortium for Ocean Leadership, an organization that represents over 100 of the leading public and private ocean research education institutions, aquaria and industry with the mission to shape the future of ocean science.  She took over the leadership position at Ocean Leadership in February 2015.

Ms. Goodman has served as Senior Vice President, General Counsel and Corporate Secretary at CNA Corporation, which operates the Center for Naval Analyses and the Institute for Public Research. She is also founder and Executive Director of CNA's Military Advisory Board, a scientifically-based non-profit research organization that provides independent analysis and solutions to national security leaders and public sector organizations. Previously, Goodman served as Deputy Under Secretary of Defense (Environmental Security) and on the staff of the Senate Armed Services Committee.

Sherri Goodman has twice received the DoD medal for Distinguished Public Service, the Gold Medal from the National Defense Industrial Association, and EPA's Climate Change Award. She has degrees from Harvard Law School, the Kennedy School of Government, and Amherst College, and is known for her expertise in bringing scientists and policy makers together.

Ms. Goodman will speak during the morning of December 4th

As a URI-Certified Green Office, UNOLS strives to host environmentally sustainable events. We respectfully request that you consider bringing a reusable travel mug and water bottle to the event.

Meeting Agenda: 
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2015 UNOLS Annual Meeting Agenda100.22 KB
Presentations: 
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2015 UNOLS Annual Meeting – Appendix I: Participant List42.75 KB
2015 UNOLS Annual Meeting – Appendix II: The UNOLS Year in Review494.52 KB
2015 UNOLS Annual Meeting – Appendix III: NOAA Report6.83 MB
2015 UNOLS Annual Meeting – Appendix IV: 2015 Fleet operations and the 2016 scheduling process531.06 KB
2015 UNOLS Annual Meeting – Appendix V: UNOLS Response to Agency Recommendations for 2016 Fleet Operations206.49 KB
2015 UNOLS Annual Meeting – Appendix VI: Ocean Class Construction Update4.85 MB
2015 UNOLS Annual Meeting – Appendix VII: Navy Global Vessel Mid-Life Refit Plans318.86 KB
2015 UNOLS Annual Meeting – Appendix VIII: OOI Update3.17 MB
2015 UNOLS Annual Meeting – Appendix IX: Interagency Working Group on Facilities and Infrastructure (IWG-FI) Update52.7 KB
2015 UNOLS Annual Meeting – Appendix X: New UNOLS Goal: Ad hoc Committee on Privacy-Pregnancy-Harassment166.91 KB
2015 UNOLS Annual Meeting – Appendix XI: Research Vessel Safety Standards (RVSS) – Updated286.79 KB
2015 UNOLS Annual Meeting – Appendix XII: Eos Project Update: A University-Government Partnership for Oceanographic Research170.78 KB
2015 UNOLS Annual Meeting – Appendix XIII: NRC Sea Change Report and UNOLS Response472.7 KB
2015 UNOLS Annual Meeting – Appendix XIV: Updated Criteria and Process for Recommending Non-Operational Periods of Ships in the UNOLS Fleet141.87 KB
2015 UNOLS Annual Meeting – Appendix XV: 2016 Workshop: Green Boats III4.11 MB
2015 UNOLS Annual Meeting – Appendix XVI: Ship-Shore Communication Sub-committee Update3.31 MB
2015 UNOLS Annual Meeting – Appendix XVII: UNOLS & Consortium for Ocean Leadership- STEM-SEAS Proposal160.97 KB
2015 UNOLS Annual Meeting – Appendix XVIII: Student Cruise Opportunities on UNOLS Vessels1.23 MB
2015 UNOLS Annual Meeting – Appendix XIX: Chief Scientist Training Cruises and UNOLS Workshops1.59 MB
2015 UNOLS Annual Meeting – Appendix XX: 2015 UNOLS Workshops (CERF, Coring, Seismic, and IRSO) 824.68 KB
2015 UNOLS Annual Meeting – Appendix XXI: Featured Presentation: Ms. Sherri Goodman, CEO of Consortium for Ocean Leadership20.37 MB
2015 UNOLS Annual Meeting – Appendix XXII: Rolling Deck to Repository (R2R) Report973.82 KB
2015 UNOLS Annual Meeting – Appendix XXIII: Fleet Improvement Committee (FIC) Report447.5 KB
2015 UNOLS Annual Meeting – Appendix XXIV: Research Vessel Operators' Committee (RVOC) Report72.18 KB
2015 UNOLS Annual Meeting – Appendix XXV: Arctic Icebreaker Coordinating Committee (AICC) Report950.83 KB
2015 UNOLS Annual Meeting – Appendix XXVI: Deep Submergence Science Committee (DESSC) Report679.58 KB
2015 UNOLS Annual Meeting – Appendix XXVIII: Scientific Committee for Oceanographic Aircraft Research (SCOAR) Report3.09 MB
2015 UNOLS Annual Meeting – Appendix XXIX: Ocean Observing Science Committee (OOSC) Report472.25 KB
2015 UNOLS Annual Meeting – Appendix XXX: UNOLS Updates (Committee appointments, calendar, etc)128.92 KB