Protein Structure Initiative Annual Meeting

Protein Structure Initiative (PSI) Annual Joint Meeting of the Research Center Directors
PSI Advisory Committee (PSIAC) and Meeting of the PSI Research Network Steering Committee

Location:Natcher Conference Center
Conference Room D
NIGMS, National Institutes of Health
Start Date:December 10, 2008 8:00 AM
End Date:December 11, 2008 11:00AM


Dec. 10, 2008 Wednesday (8:00 am to 6:00 pm – Open meeting)

8:00 amCoffee and Light Refreshments 
8:30 amIntroductions and outlook for PSIJohn Norvell
Jeremy Berg
9:00 am PSI-2 Large-Scale Center Reports – presentations (20 minutes each) and discussion (10 minutes each) 
9:00 amJoint Center for Structural GenomicsIan Wilson
9:30 amMidwest Center for Structural GenomicsAndrzej Joachimiak
10:00 amNew York SGX Research Center for Structural GenomicsStephen Burley
10:30 amBreak 
11:00 amNortheast Structural Genomics ConsortiumGaetano Montelione
11:30 am PSI-2 Specialized Center Reports – presentations (15 minutes each) and discussion (10 minutes each) 
11:30 amAccelerated Technologies Center for Gene to 3D StructureLance Stewart
11:55 amCenter for Eukaryotic Structural GenomicsJohn Markley
12:20 pmCenter for High-Throughput Structural BiologyGeorge DeTitta
12:45 pmLunch 
1:45 pm PSI-2 Specialized Center Reports (continued) 
1:45 pmCenter for Structures of Membrane ProteinsRobert Stroud
2:10 pmIntegrated Center for Structure and Function InnovationThomas Terwilliger
2:35 pmNew York Consortium on Membrane Protein StructureWayne Hendrickson
3:00 pmPhotograph 
3:10 pmBreak 
3:40 pm PSI-2 Center Reports – presentations (15 minutes each) and discussion (10 minutes each) 
3:40 pmJoint Center for Protein ModelingAdam Godzik
4:05 pmNew Methods for High-Resolution Comparative ModelingRoland Dunbrack
4:30 pmPSI Materials RepositoryJoshua LaBaer
4:55 pmPSI KnowledgebaseHelen Berman
5:20 pm PSI-2 Network Steering Committee MeetingWayne Hendrickson
 Subcommittee Reports (5 minutes each) 
 Subcommittee on Target SelectionAndrzej Joachimiak and John Moult
 Subcommittee on Goals and MilestonesGaetano Montelione
 Subcommittee on Inter-center RelationshipsThomas Terwilliger
 Subcommittee on Community InteractionsJohn Moult
 Operations and Management GroupIan Wilson and Stephen Burley
 Bioinformatics GroupAdam Godzik
 PSI SG Knowledgebase Steering CommitteeEd Lattman
6:00 pmAdjourn 
6:30 pmDinner at a Bethesda neighborhood restaurant 

Dec. 11, 2008 Thursday (8:00 am to 10:45 am – Open meeting)

8:00 amCoffee and Light Refreshments 
8:30 am PSI-2 Network Steering Committee Meeting (continued)Wayne Hendrickson
8:30 amPSI Future Plans -- Discussion topics 
 Structural CoverageJohn Moult
 ModelingAdam Godzik
 Biological topicsIan Wilson
 Challenging proteinsWayne Hendrickson
 TechnologiesLance Stewart
 Project characteristicsAndrzej Joachimiak
 International perspectivesShigeyuki Yokoyama and David Stuart
 Community involvementStephen Burley
 Organizational modelsGuy Montelione
 ConclusionsWayne Hendrickson
10:45 amAdjourn (Open Meeting) 

Dec. 11, 2008 Thursday (11:00 am to 3:00 pm -- Closed Meeting. Attendance is limited to the PSI Advisory Committee and federal staff)

11:00 amPSIAC Comments (5 minutes each)PSIAC members
12:00 pmLunch 
1:00 pmPSI progress and future plansBrian Matthews
2:45 pmSummary 
3:00 pmAdjourn