Minutes of the APSUO Steering Committee Meeting
Held on May 6, 2004, at Argonne National Laboratory

J. Andrew, M. Capel, L. Chen, D. Cookson, J. Cross, S. Durbin, R. Gerig, S. Ginell, J. M. Gibson, S. Ginell, E. Gluskin, L. Keefe, M. Rivers, J. Rose, B. Ruzicka, S. Strasser, C. Thompson, and M. Vigliocco-Hagen.

Routine Business:
Mark Rivers, APSUO Chair, opened the meeting by thanking the outgoing members and welcoming the newcomers. The outgoing members are David Cookson, Lisa Keefe, John Rose, and Sunny Sinha. The newcomers are Thomas Gog, Keith Brister, Tim Graber, and Ward Smith. Steve Durbin will continue as an ex-officio member on the committee.

J. Murray Gibson offered his thanks to the outgoing members of the committee and reminded the group that the APSUO has representation on the Sector Review Panels (SRPs), the Partner User Council (PUC), and on the Scientific Advisory Committee (SAC).

Rivers will serve as an ex-officio member on the Partner User Council and the Scientific Advisory Committee. He will continue to be the APSUO representative on as many sector review panels as he can. He will also be asking for other steering committee members to volunteer to sit in on a review panel.

Rivers asked that David Cookson continue to be the APSUO representative at the Ops Directorate meetings.

Rivers said that a vice-chair will be elected at the next APSUO Steering Committee Meeting. This person will be in charge of planning the scientific portion of the 2005 User Meeting to be held May 2 5, 2004.

The next APSUO Steering Committee Meeting will be held on July 22, 2004.