Discover Life and the Museum of the Future

Let's empower communities to run research sites, engage their members in science, and
generate the knowledge we need to understand and solve pressing environmental issues.


Organizational Meeting
North Carolina Museum of Natural Sciences, Executive Conference Room
10 July, 2013

Agenda

  • 1:00-2:15 -- Museum of the Future
    • Welcome -- Meg Lowman
    • Opening remarks -- Emlyn Koster
    • Introductions (round-robin, 1-3 minutes each)
    • Museums past versus future -- John Pickering
    • Brainstorming

  • 2:15-2:30 -- Break

  • 2:30-4:00 -- Planning
    • Discover Life -- Kevin Weick, Nancy Lowe, & Tori Staples
    • Vision -- John Pickering & Meg Lowman
    • Open discussion
    • Next steps
      • Partners
      • Larger planning meeting -- tentatively 26-29 September, 2013
      • Organizational team
      • Action items

  • 5:00-9:00 -- Drinks and Dinner (optional)

  • 9:30-11:00 -- Moth Party (optional)
    • Prairie Ridge Outdoor Classroom -- Chris Goforth & Tori Staples