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Workshop on Geochemical Analytical Techniques: Goals, Schedule and Participants

Montana State University - March 1 - 4, 2007


This working group for this workshop have been invited because of their expertise in using specific analysis techniques. They have the best perspective on the type of information that is needed to help the larger geoscience community use these techniques. So, the scheduling and topics that are suggested in the following agenda can be modified to meet their needs. This page includes:

Workshop Goals


Workshop Schedule

Thursday March 1


8:00am - 7:00pm - Travel to Bozeman (pick up or shuttle from airport)

7:00pm - Pickup at Holiday Inn for dinner at The Mint Restaurant

Friday March 2: Focus on Analytical Techniques


7:00am - 8:00am - Breakfast at Holiday Inn (charge to room)

8:00am - Van pickup at Holiday Inn

8:15am - 8:30am - Meet at Bozeman Public Library; Coffee

8:30am - 9:00am - Welcome and Introduction
9:00am - 10:00am - Demonstration CMS
MSU staff will demonstrate some basic operations in using the Content Management System (from Science Education Resource Center at Carleton College); uploading forms; creating new text; uploading images; single-page editing functions.

10:00am - 10:30am - Break

10:30am - 12:00pm - Work Session I
12:00pm - 1:30pm - Lunch (walk to a local restaurant)

1:30pm - 3:30pm - Work Session II
3:30pm - 4:00pm - Break

4:00pm - 5:00pm - Live "Walk-Through" of Technique Sheets
5:00pm - Dinner at Montana AleWorks (walk across the street; dinner is on us; our NSF grant won't let us purchase alcohol - you're on your own)

Saturday March 3: Focus on Applications


7:00am - 8:00am - Breakfast at Holiday Inn (charge to room)

8:00am - Van pickup at Holiday Inn

8:15am - Meet at MSU in Traphagen Hall; Coffee

8:30am—9:00pm—Charge for the Day, Examples, Outcomes

9:00am - 11:30pm - Work Session III (Work in computer classrooms in TRAP Hall) 11:30am—12:00pm - Morning Road Check (brief progress reports, requests, etc.)

12:00pm - 1:30pm - Lunch (walk to a local restaurant)

1:30pm - 3:30pm - Work Session IV 3:30pm - 4:00pm - Break

4:00pm - 5:00pm - Final Report Outs
5:00pm - 6:45pm - Return to hotel to relax

7:00pm - Dinner at Johnny Carino's

Sunday March 4


Shuttle to airport for departures
OR
Recreational activity (To Be Determined - downhill or Nordic skiing, field trip to Yellowstone, other)

List of Participants


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