Part I: Mid-scale Project Planning & Management

Experienced Project Management experts covered the key concepts of Project Execution Plan (PEP) with a focus on Research Infrastructure (RI) Mid-scale projects.

Topics covered included:

  • Basic Project Management concepts for RI projects receiving financial assistance through Cooperative Agreements (CA)
  • Overview and initial steps in developing PEP for Mid-scale projects in accordance with the NSF’s RI Guide (RIG) to improve response to NSF solicitations.
  • The first two components of the PEP; Introduction and Organization.

February 28, 2023

Roland Roberts, Deputy Chief Officer for Research Facilities, Office of the Director (OD), National Science Foundation (NSF)
Matthew Hawkins, Head, Large Facilities Office
Carol Wilkinson, Associate Project Manager, Cornell University
Mark Warner, Project Manager, National Solar Observatory (NSO)