[Federal Register Volume 83, Number 56 (Thursday, March 22, 2018)]
[Pages 12612-12613]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Publishing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 2018-05819]



Advisory Committee for Polar Programs; Notice of Meeting

    In accordance with the Federal Advisory Committee Act (Pub. L. 92-
463, as amended), the National Science Foundation (NSF) announces the 
following meeting:
    Name and Committee Code: Advisory Committee for Polar Programs 
    Date and Time: April 18, 2018; 1:30 p.m.-6:00 p.m.; April 19, 2018; 
8:30 a.m.-2:00 p.m.
    Place: National Science Foundation, 2415 Eisenhower Avenue, 
Alexandria, Virginia 22314, Room E 2030.
    Type of Meeting: Open.
    Contact Person: Andrew Backe, National Science Foundation, Room W 
7134, 2415 Eisenhower Avenue,

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Alexandria, Virginia 22314; Phone 703-292-2454.
    Minutes: May be obtained from the contact person listed above.
    Purpose of Meeting: To provide advice and recommendations to the 
National Science Foundation concerning support for polar research, 
education, infrastructure and logistics, and related activities.


April 18, 2018; 1:30 p.m.-6:00 p.m.

 Opening Remarks and Introductions
 Harassment Policy
 Antarctic Infrastructure Modernization for Science (AIMS) 
Communications Planning
 Polar Science Updates
 Navigating the New Arctic Big Idea
 OPP Strategic Planning--Part I

April 19, 2018; 8:30 a.m.-2:00 p.m.

 OPP Strategic Planning--Part II
 Meeting with the NSF Director and COO
 Polar Research Vessels and Icebreakers
 Wrap-up and Action Items

    Dated: March 19, 2018.
Crystal Robinson,
Committee Management Officer.
[FR Doc. 2018-05819 Filed 3-21-18; 8:45 am]