FUELING OUR FUTURE: FEBRUARY 24, 2020
Investing in Connection, Collaboration and Discovery. Join us for the first ever Internal Funding Showcase.
The Senior Vice Chancellor for Research and the Office of the Provost are launching an annual showcase for internally funded interdisciplinary research projects. The inaugural event will take place February 24, 2020. This showcase will provide a platform to recognize the grantees of the recently restructured Pitt Research Momentum Funds and the work of other seed funding program recipients, including the awardees of the Forge Your Own Path Grants and Pitt Seed. Together we are positioning the Pitt community for maximum impact in research, scholarship and creative endeavors.
February 24, 2020
1 p.m. - 6:30 p.m.
Alumni Hall: Connolly Ballroom and 7th Floor Auditorium
- Will help create a community for interdisciplinary work across campus that features the advances and impacts of funded projects.
- Will highlight the innovation, research development, and the commitment of the University’s investment in our community.
- Offers an opportunity and space for faculty and staff to share best practices within their respective funding category: Seeding, Teaming, and Scaling.
7th Floor Auditorium, Alumni Hall:
2018 Central Research Development Fund
Connolly Ballroom, Alumni Hall:
3:30 - 3:45 p.m. Announcement of Forge Your Own Path Grant Awardees
3:45 - 4:15 p.m. Academic Innovation Panel:
4:20 - 4:35 p.m. Announcement of Scaling Grant Awardees
4:35 - 4:45 p.m. Recognition of University Research Council Coordinators and Reviewers
5:00 - 6:30 p.m. Reception and Poster Session