NIH to Host Workshop on Using Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning to Advance Biochemical Research
Monday, July 23
8:45 a.m. - 4:40 p.m. EDT
Experts from organizations including IBM, Amazon and MIT will discuss the application of these emerging technologies. The summit will be available to view online via live videocast at:  https://videocast.nih.gov/summary.asp?live=28053&bhcp=1
Institute of Education Sciences hosts webinars on applying to the U.S. Department of Education.
The Institute of Education Sciences is hosting live webinars as well as a series of on-demand webinars for those interested in FY 2019 funding opportunities. The webinars are presented by staff from the National Center for Special Education Research (NCSER) and the National Center for Education Research (NCER) and resources include presentations, transcripts, and closed-caption video recordings. All live webinars will be recorded and the recording, presentation and transcript will be available soon after the live webinar is held. For more information on specific competitions,  visit the IES funding opportunities website .
URCA & MURPA deadline reminder
University Research/Creative Projects and Multidisciplinary Research Projects application deadline is October 5, 2018. Read more .
Employee Announcements
Caleb Loss has transferred from the Office of Research to The National Institute for Aviation Research.

Research welcomes two new employees on the pre-award team: David Melgren (left), a grant/contract specialist and Kris Sprague (middle), a senior business technology anyalsyt.

Lisa Haggard (right), grant/contract specialist, was recently designated as a Certified Research Administrator (CRA). The CRA designation means that Lisa has met the requirements of the Research Administrators Certification Council’s and has demonstrated, through experience and testing, the required knowledge to be a professional research/sponsored programs administrator. 
Learn about Export Controls Compliance
Export control regulations can be a complicated topic, especially at a university. This short four-minute video from the National Council of University Research Administrators provides info on what to look for; where to look for it; and when to contact the Research Compliance Office.
 
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