Arkansas Field Workshop

Fayetteville, Arkansas, May 16- 19, 2023

Workshop Objectives

This third and final Filed Workshop aims provide a space for the Working Groups to advance the compilation and analysis of legacy datasets and the development of review papers and other outputs. The workshop will provide mentoring and networking opportunities.  Prospects for future collaborations after the end of the RCN will also be discussed.

Workshop proposed agenda

May 16: Participants arrive
18:00 – 20:00 Evening Meet and greet event with participants of Student Training
May 17: Field trip to UA Savoy Research Complex
8:30 – 9:00 Plenary: Welcome and agenda
9:00 - 17:00 Field trip
18:30- 20:30 Dinner banquet
May 18 @ Gearhart Hall
8:30 – 8:45 Plenary: Agenda and logistics for the day
8:45 – 9:45 Plenary: Working group presentations
9:45 – 10:15 Plenary:  the future of CZ science or integrated science at NSF
10:15- 10:30 Coffee Break
10:30 – 12:00 Working Groups sessions
12:00 – 13:30 Lunch
13:30 – 15:00 Working Groups sessions
15:00 – 15:15 Coffee Break
15:15 – 16:00 Working Groups sessions
16:00- 17:00 Plenary external speaker
17: 00 Adjourn (Dinner on own)
May 19 @ Gearhart Hall
8:30 – 9:00 Plenary:  Agenda and logistics for the day
9:00 – 10:15 Working group sessions
10:15 – 10:30 Coffee break
10:30 – 12:00 Plenary: Working Groups reporting and cross pollination discussions. Discussion on RCN timeline, expected outcomes, funding opportunities, next steps
12:00 – 13:30 Lunch
13:30 – on: Travel to airport to catch flights as needed