We invite members and friends of the Center for Planetary Systems Habitability to join our 2024 research retreat! Our aim is to spark research collaborations between members, refine and identify new areas of research, and map funding opportunities.
Workshop: 12:15 — 4:15 p.m. Happy hour: 4:15 — 5:30 p.m. Location: AT&T Hotel & Conference Center Mezzanine, MZ1 & MZ2 1900 University Ave Austin, TX 78705
Lunch/Remarks from Sean and Brett: History and look ahead for CPSH; Overview of the goals for the day; Introduction to facilitators
12:45 – 1:15pm
One-minute elevator pitches: Attendee introductions and interests in planetary habitability
1:15 – 1:30pm
Culture mapping – Warm-up activity
1:30 – 3:15pm
Breakout groups: Defining the theme area and ideation exercise
3:15 – 4:00pm
4:00 – 4:10pm
Maintaining momentum: Resources and thoughts from the VPR and CNS
4:10 – 4:15pm
Final remarks from Sean and Brett and transition to Happy Hour
4:15 – 5:30pm
The AT&T Hotel and Conference Center is located downtown on the northwest corner of Martin Luther King Boulevard and University Avenue, at the south entrance to The University of Texas at Austin. For a map and parking instructions visit the Conference Center’s website.