Year 2 Program Review at UCSB

January 31, 2018

Purpose:

We will present a formal review of our MURI research project on the network science of teams, bringing together program faculty and the ARO program managers.

Location

Mosher Alumni House Board Room, U.C. Santa Barbara.  See the attached Google map for directions.

Parking:

Upon request, all visitors may receive a complimentary parking permit. This permit can be picked up at the Information Kiosk located on University Plaza, off Mesa Road. You can find it at C-4 on the map located here: http://www.aw.id.ucsb.edu/maps/ucsbmap.html. Once you have your permit, you can park in any of the spaces in Lots 12 and 16, provided they do not specify "Restricted" or "Faculty Only."

Schedule:

08:45 AM: Coffee
09:00 AM: Welcome by Program Manager Edward Palazzolo
09:05 AM: Project overview: Ambuj Singh
09:35 AM: Thrust 1 overview: Kayla de la Haye
09:55 AM: Thrust 2 overview: Francesco Bullo
10:15 AM: 20 min Break
10:35 AM: Thrust 3 overview: Tom Malone
10:55 AM: Research presentation 1: Noah Friedkin
11:15 AM: Research presentation 2: Brian Uzzi
11:35 AM: Poster introductions by postdocs/students
12:05 PM: Lunch
1:35 PM: Poster viewing (90 mins)
3:05 PM: Plans for Year 4-5
4:30 PM: Caucus of Government team
5:15: Feedback from Government team
6:00 PM: Dinner

Note: the airport is only a couple of minutes away from campus, easily accessible by taxi, Uber, or Lyft.

Lodging:

NOTE: please call the hotels directly before 18 January 2018 to take advantage of any group rates.

South Coast Inn
A Best Western Plus Hotel
5620 Calle Real
Goleta, CA  93117
(805) 967-3200
Reference group name: “MURI TEAMS”

Hampton Inn, Santa Barbara/Goleta
5665 Hollister Ave
Goleta, CA  93117
(805) 699-3004 -- this is the direct line to Kara Powers, the sales manager

The Club and Guest House at UCSB
Building 581
University of California
Santa Barbara, CA 93106-7040
(805) 893-7000
Email Tim to help with reservations at The Club, to secure a block rate.
 

Questions: contact Tim Robinson, tim@cs.ucsb.edu, 805-893-3510