2 Discussion Points Adding people Composition of the meeting What kind of folks?How to select? white papers?How soon? the next PI meeting?Composition of the meetingWhat kinds of talks?How to run efficiently as the size grows?Co-locate other workshops?
3 Adding People Need people who will build out of proposed FIND ideas Find people who will do things we cannot do todayCo-locating FIND presentations with conferences could be good ideaInternational guest speakers?What is the profile of the people we want to include?What is OUR profile?Before expanding the community, need to know that we ARE a community, and define it
4 Composition of Meeting Meetings need to be smaller, shorterPerhaps regional meetings - less travel…Can bring studentsAlso a vote for longer, secluded meetingCombine with 2 small + 1 plenaryParallel sessionsMeetings need to have better deliverables/agendaPart of the agenda could be crisp, and part serendipityAgain, define what we need to accomplishInteractivity is keyNeed more time
5 Common Issues On-line community? Seminars, webinars, eventually courses as reachout?Get students to study/present other groups’ workIncentives - fund pool of joint students“Time is the fire…”