Advancing Leadership in Science & Technology

Fred Kavli Science at the Frontiers Lecture

Dr. Elizabeth Loftus, Distinguished Professor at the University of California, Irvine, will speak on December 5, 2016, on   “The Fiction of Memory”


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New Guidance Issued on Travel by Federal Employees to Scientific Conferences

OMB has issued revisions to its May 2012 memo that re-focuses oversight on agency-sponsored and hosted conferences, thus lifting many restrictions of federal employees to attend scientific society-hosted technical meetings.

Click here to read the new memorandum
Research America - Science Debate

Informing Public Policy

A new poll reveals that Americans across the political spectrum support a presidential debate on science.

Read More at the President's Corner

Science & Engineering Indicators 2016 Released

SEI 2016 contains a wealth of information in searchable, downloadable formats about the health of U.S. science and engineering.

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OSA, The Optical Society, is 100 Years Old

CSSP member OSA launched its 100th year in 2016 with a series of events to communicate public understanding of science and engineering.
For more information, visit OSA's website.


CSSP confers many awards throughout the year. Read about them here.

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The Fred Kavli Science at the Frontiers Lecture Series

Find information regarding upcoming and past lectures here.


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President's Corner

Summary of May 9-11, 2016, CSSP meeting

Meeting Summary—Big Data: Challenges and Opportunities The Council of Scientific Society ...
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Winter 2016 Meeting

The next meeting of the CSSP will be held December 3-5, 2016 with Congressional Visits on December 6 in Washington, D.C. Please click here to view the agenda and register.


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