CAST 10(e) members (and distinguished guests) --
Please see the attached Preliminary agenda for the 10(e) planning meeting, which will be held from 6-7 p.m. Monday November 17, in Room 103-B (street level) of the Philadelphia Convention Center.
If you have questions about the agenda or anything you'd like to add to it, please contact me prior to 11/11/2008 (one week from today).
Please note, if you are planning on any sessions for 2009, please come prepared to provide session titles and contact information for session chairs (if possible) since we need to get that information into Confex soon!
CAST Division 10(e) Meeting
6-7 pm EST
Room 103-B (street level) of the Philadelphia Convention Center
* Student Video Contest – Eric Maase
* Fall 2008 Program update – Larry Megan
* 10(e) interaction with CAPE-OPEN conference - Ray Dickinson, Michael Pons (see Attachment 1)
* Spring 2009 Program Plans/Session Requests – all
(please be prepared to provide working titles, and ideally session chair contact information since we need to have this in the Confex system by December 1)
* 10(e) collaborations w/ Div 10(c) - Larry, Scott, Venkat Venkatasubramanian (?)
* Anything else for the good of the order
For questions/comments about this proposed
agenda, please contact:
2009 10(e) program coordinator
Pacific Northwest National Laboratory
PO Box 999
Richland, WA 99354
Voice: (509)-372-4946/Cell: (509)-460-1544
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Background on CAPE-OPEN Discussion w/ CAST Division 10(e)
Submitted by Michel Pons ([log in to unmask])
Chief Technology Officer
CAPE-OPEN Laboratories Network
The CAPE-OPEN US Conference series now goes back to a number of years with US EPA and US DOE organizing the first two events and then CO-LaN making this series a part of the AIChE Annual meetings as a Topical Conference with the help of 10e. In the meantime a European event of the same kind has been organized (Feb, March or April of the same year).
The two events (European and US)
have not strictly the same format. The European edition is a stand-alone
conference, organized by CO-LaN. It is rather well attended (40 to 60 people)
coming mostly from Europe but also some coming from the
CO-LaN is looking for ways to re-boost its conference cycle, in terms of content and attendance.
An idea that CO-LaN would like to
see discussed is the following: making only one CAPE-OPEN conference each year,
either in the
2009 the conference would take
place in the
And so on. What is still an open
question is the capability for CO-LaN to bring to a
CO-LaN would like to get area 10e feedback, building upon the experience 10e has accumulated over the years.