[Federal Register Volume 84, Number 191 (Wednesday, October 2, 2019)]
[Page 52543]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Publishing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 2019-21348]



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: October 30, 2019; 1:00 p.m.-5:00 p.m., October 
31, 2019; 9:00 a.m.-3:30 p.m.
    Place: National Science Foundation, 2415 Eisenhower Avenue, 
Alexandria, Virginia 22314, Room 2010.
    Type of Meeting: Open.
    Contact Person: Andrew Backe, National Science Foundation, Room 
W 7237, 2415 Eisenhower Avenue, Alexandria, Virginia 22314; Phone 
    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.


October 30, 2019; 1:00 p.m.-5:00 p.m.

Committee of Visitors (COV) Discussion
NSF Response to Polar Research Vessel Requirements Subcommittee 
Advancing Earth System Modeling
Navigating the New Arctic (NNA) Update
Polar Safety

October 31, 2019; 9:00 a.m.-3:30 p.m.

Polar Advisory Overview Document
NSF Response to the Arctic Portfolio Review
Enhancing Diversity in the Polar Research Community
COV Member Selections
Office of Legislative and Public Affairs Media and Legislative 
Meeting with the NSF COO

    Dated: September 26, 2019.
Crystal Robinson,
Committee Management Officer.
[FR Doc. 2019-21348 Filed 10-1-19; 8:45 am]