Sunday, May 5

5-8pm Registration and Reception (The Holiday Inn- Arlington at Ballston, 4610 N Fairfax Drive Arlington, VA  22203)

Monday, May 6 (Note: General sessions will be video-taped for live streaming)

8:30-8:45am Introduction, Denise Caldwell, NSF, Division Director of the Physics Division in MPS

8:45-9:00 Welcome, F. Fleming Crim, NSF, Assistant Director, Mathematical and Physical Sciences Directorate

9:00-9:15 Remarks, Miyoung Chun, Kavli Foundation

9:15-9:45 Opening Address, Huda Zoghbi, Baylor College of Medicine/HHMI

9:45-11:00 Overview of the Submitted Materials, Session Chair, Herbert Levine, Rice University

11:00-11:30 Coffee break

11:30-12:10pm Overview of the Submitted Materials (cont.)

12:10-12:30 Talk: Perspective, George Whitesides, Harvard University

12:30-2:00 Lunch

2:00-5:00 Breakout Sessions

5:00-5:30 Coffee break

5:30-6:30 Breakout Session: Reports by Rapporteurs

6:30pm Dinner & Speaker: Robert Laughlin, Stanford University    Location: The Westin Arlington Gateway Hotel 801 N. Glebe Road, Arlington, VA (2 Blks from Workshop Holiday Inn Hotel)

Tuesday, May 7 (Note: General sessions will be video-taped for live streaming)

9:00am-9:30 Opening Remarks, William Bialek, Princeton University

9:30-12:30pm Breakout Sessions

12:30-1:30 Lunch

1:30-2:30 Synthesis and Discussion

2:30-3:00 Coffee break

3:00-4:00pm Synthesis and Discussion

4:00-4:15 Closing Remarks, John C. Wingfield, NSF, Assistant Director of the Biological Sciences Directorate

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