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CIFE Industry Advisory Board Meeting 2020

Thursday, January 30
The Jerry Yang & Akiko Yamazaki Environment & Energy Building (Y2E2), Room 292A

-- Subject to change --

8:00 AM -- Continental Breakfast --
8:30 AM

Welcome & Introductions - Martin Fischer

  • Recently Completed & Ongoing Research - Quick Overview of CIFE Ph.D. Students Research Survey
  • Update on VDC Program
  • Events
  • Financials
  • Proposed Funding Structure Update
  • Questions for the IAB
10:00 AM -- Break --
10:15 AM

Member Updates
Each member:

  • 2-3 minute update on CIFE-related recent, ongoing, planned initiatives and suggested topics for CIFE
  • propose a research study/output from CIFE that they've found valuable for their organization

Compile potential topics for CIFE, highest value research from CIFE


12:15 PM -- Lunch --
1:15 PM Discussion of Topics for CIFE and Prioritization of Topics
1:45 PM Breakout Groups to Determine Research and Education Objectives and Targets for the High-priority Topics
2:45PM -- Break --
3:00 PM

Report back from Breakout Sessions and Discussion

Final IAB Input on the High-priority Topics (Breakout Groups)

Review of IAB Questions

5:00 PM Adjourn