Community Meeting

Lecture Theatre 117 (Physics West 1st Floor)

Lecture Theatre 117

Physics West 1st Floor

Birmingham University
Purpose: * take stock of where we are with ‘managed withdrawal’ from relevant projects * update ourselves on global project/facility status and developments * discuss our input into STFC’s ‘science roadmap’ * discuss our future strategy given possibly tight funding scenarios The format of the meeting will be a series of short update talks, with discussion time, followed by a longer general discussion. Discussion questions: - How should we progress the field in the UK given the funding landscape post-prioritisation? Should we be seeking in the medium/long term to reinstate funding to specific areas which lost out in the prioritisation, or should we follow the broad direction it set until the science cases change? - How should our roadmap evolve in light of political / scientific changes over the past year? - How should the community respond to a scenario of still further cuts to the field? In that event, how would we wish such cuts to be implemented? EVO connection details. Title: PPAP conference Birmingham Description: Community Review of Particle Physics Programme Community: Universe Password: ppap Meeting Access Information: - Meeting URL - Password: ppap British Summer Time (+0100) Start 2010-07-05 09:00 End 2010-07-05 19:00 We have timed the meeting to optimise the opportunity for travel on the day, but in case anyone needs accommodation please find possibilities below: Off-campus accommodation: Hotels (listed below) are in the City Centre and are within walking distance of New Street Train Station There are regular local trains to the University Station which is on the Longbridge Line (2nd stop from New Street) Hotel Ibis 0121 622 4925 approx cost £45-£65 Hotel Ibis 0121 622 6010 approx cost £45-£65 Holiday Inn Birmingham City Centre 0870 400 7232 approx cost £55-£70 Holiday Inn Express 0870 400 7232 approx cost £45-£65 Ramada Birmingham 0121 643 9344 approx cost £60-£85 In case of difficulties contact: Maria Hobbs Secretary to Particle Physics & HiROS Groups School of Physics and Astronomy University of Birmingham BIRMINGHAM B15 2TT Phone:(+44) 121 414 4628 Fax: (+44) 121 414 6709 Monday - Wednesday (8.45 - 14.15)
    • 10:00 10:30
      Coffee 30m
    • 10:30 10:45
      Planning for the next CSR 15m
      Speaker: Sharon Cosgrove
    • 10:50 11:05
      PPAN perspective and the science roadmap 15m
      Speaker: Jordan Nash
    • 11:10 11:25
      Review of grants 15m
      Speaker: Mark Lancaster
    • 11:30 11:50
      LHC upgrade planning 20m
      Speaker: Roger Bailey
    • 12:00 12:20
      GPD/UK upgrade planning 20m
      Speaker: Dan Tovey
    • 12:30 13:30
      lunch 1h
    • 13:30 13:50
      Update on flavour facilities status 20m
      Speaker: Tim Gershon
    • 14:00 14:20
      Update on neutrino facilities status 20m
      Speaker: Mark Thomson
    • 14:30 14:50
      Update on non-accelerator experiments status 20m
      Speaker: Nigel Glover
    • 15:00 15:20
      Theory issues/status 20m
      Speaker: Mike Seymour
    • 15:30 15:45
      Other energy frontier facilities, and discussion of input into PPAN science roadmap 15m
      Speaker: Claire Shepherd-Themistocleous
    • 15:45 16:00
      tea 15m
    • 16:00 18:00
      General discussion 2h
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