Time Activity
Thursday July 11, 2013
8:00 Opening Remarks (Fitzgerald A/B)
8:10-8:40 SOFC Benefits & Barriers Panel Presentations (Fitzgerald A/B)
8:40-9:00 SOFC Benefits and Barriers Panel Discussion (Fitzgerald A/B)
9:00-9:45 2 Min. Introductions: Academic & National Lab Participants (Fitzgerald A/B)
9:45-10:00 Complimentary Coffee Break (Fitzgerald A/B Pre-function, menu below)
10:00-10:30 Emerging Research Areas Panel Presentations (Fitzgerald A/B)
10:30-11:00 Emerging Research Areas Panel Discussion (Fitzgerald A/B)
11:00-12:00 2 Min. Introductions: Government, Policy & Industrial Participants (Fitzg. A/B)
12:00-13:00 Complimentary Lunch (Pinzimini, menu below)
13:00-13:30 Manufacturing, Market, & Military Needs Panel Presentations (Fitzgerald A/B)
13:30-14:00 Manufacturing, Market, & Military Needs Panel Discussion (Fitzgerald A/B)
14:00-14:30 Funding Mechanism Assessment Panel Presentations (Fitzgerald A/B)
14:30-15:00 Funding Mechanism Assessment Panel Discussions (Fitzgerald A/B)
15:00-15:45 Tentative Workshop Recommendation Discussion (Fitzgerald A/B)
15:45-16:00 Complimentary Coffee Break (Fitzgerald A/B Pre-function, menu below)
16:00-17:30 Committees Outline Reports, Make Drafting Assignments (Committee Rooms)
Program Officers Meet in Private (Louisa May Alcott Boardroom)
17:30 Workshop Adjourned for the Evening
Evening Continued Committee Report Drafting by Participants
Friday July 12, 2013
8:00-9:45 Committees Merge Report Sections, Discuss their Report (Committee Rooms)
9:45-10:00 Complimentary Coffee Break (Fitzgerald A/B Pre-function, menu below)
10:00 Committee Reports Posted Online
10:00-11:00 Participants Review All Committee Reports (Committee Rooms)
11:00-11:55 General Assembly Discussion of the Committee Reports, the Final Workshop Recommendations, and Future SOFC Working Group Activities (Fitzgerald A/B)
11:55-12:00 Closing Remarks (Fitzgerald A/B)
12:00 Workshop Adjourned
POST WORKSHOP (To be completed by mid September)
Committee Chairs and the Workshop Organizer Revise Committee Reports in Response to General Assembly Comments
Workshop Organizer and Committee Chairs Draft a Workshop Summary to be Published by the Electrochemical Society in the Winter 2013 issue of Interface
Workshop Organizer Posts Workshop Summary, Committee Reports, and SOFC Whitepapers Online at

Westin Meeting Room Map

2nd Floor Westin Layout


Complimentary high-speed internet will be available in the hotel lobby and all the workshop meeting rooms. Participants may purchase internet for use in their hotel rooms.


Morning Coffee Breaks- Assorted seasonal juices, Serena Organic Blend Starbucks coffee, Tazo organic teas, orange and grapefruit segments, and Georgian honey banana pecan bread

Italian Buffet Lunch- Minestrone soup, tossed Caesar salad with parmesan cheese and garlic croutons, orzo pasta with Italian vegetables tossed in a balsamic vinaigrette, fire roasted vegetables, seared salmon picatta with lemon caper sauce, chicken marsala with wild mushrooms and sun-dried tomatoes, eggplant parmesan, roasted rosemary fingerling potatoes, mini cannoli’s, tiramisu, Starbucks blend coffee, decaffeinated coffee, and Tazo herbal teas

Afternoon Coffee Break- Assorted Coca-Cola products, still and sparkling water, Starbucks blend coffee, decaffeinated coffee, and Tazo herbal teas


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