Advancing Leadership in Science & Technology

CSSP Fred Kavli Science at the Frontiers Lecture

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

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CSSP Elects New Officers

Dr. Robert Barsley elected chair of Executive Board and  Dr. Deborah Bronk is chair-elect.
Here, Barsley presents Leadership and Achievement award to NIH Director Francis Collins
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CSSP Presents Support of Science Award

NAS President Marcia McNutt received CSSP’s highest honor on December 5, shown here with Robert Barsley and David Penrose of CSSP Executive Committee


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.

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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

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President's Corner

President’s Report for 2016

It’s a great pleasure to report to you that the ...
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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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