2020 SEISMIC Summer Meeting Part 2

Live Virtual Session: Friday, July 10, 12-3 pm EDT.

Meeting Links will be emailed out on July 10 and listed in the calendar invite for registered participants.

What Will We Do?

In Part 2: Action we will review the progress of our Working Groups and Key Projects and propose new projects for our teams. Then, we will discuss across Working Groups to identify connections, overlaps, and multi-Working-Group opportunities.












To complete before July 10

Working Group Plenary Videos

  • Measurement – Juniar Lucien & Ha Nguyen: Video (9 mins); Slides


  • Experiments – Lalo Gonzalez: Video (9 mins); Slides



  • Constructs – Sara Brownell: Video (22 mins); Slides


*Download .pptx file and play slideshow with “Play Narrations” selected to hear audio.

SEISMIC Project Posters

  • Please review the posters for updates on the SEISMIC projects and to learn about new projects being proposed this year.



We do not have any Constructs Working Group Posters since the Group is so new, but you can read about the proposed Constructs projects here.




Friday, July 10, 12-3 pm EDT

Schedule At-A-Glance

  • 12:00 – 12:10 pm
  • Welcome
  • 12:10 – 12:45 pm
  • Plenaries Q&A
  • 12:45 – 1:45 pm
  • Project Poster Presentations
  • 2:00 – 3:00 pm
  • Working Group Connections





To complete July 10 – July 31

Project Commitments

  • All SEISMIC Participants should use the form below to indicate the top three projects they want to work on for Year 2


Live Virtual Session Details

Virtual meeting links will be shared via email with registered participants. All times are in EDT.

If you have trouble connecting, please use the linked document for each session to follow along with the notes and participate as you are able.

If you have questions about using Zoom, please check out the Zoom help center. Some articles that may be especially helpful – raising your (virtual) hand  and participating in webinars (like our Plenaries Q&A). 


12:00 – 12:10 PM



Please sign in to the virtual meeting link emailed out and check your connection. Introduce yourself in the chat.

Nita Tarchinski



12:10 – 12:45 PM


Plenaries Q&A

Use the Q&A panel in the virtual meeting or the link below to ask questions of our plenary presenters.

Ha Nguyen

Working Group 1 Presenter

Juniar Lucien

Working Group 1 Presenter

Eduardo Gonzalez

Working Group 2 Presenter

Linda Shepard

Working Group 3 Presenter

Sara Brownell

Working Group 4 Presenter


12:45 – 1:45 PM


Project Poster Presentations

The purpose of this session is to share specific updates from our different SEISMIC projects. This is also an opportunity for SEISMIC Members to propose new projects for the collaboration. Virtual Meeting links are linked for each project below.

Structures Working Group (WG 3)

Constructs Working Group (WG 4)

Since this Working Group is newly established, they will be using this time to discuss their Working Group overall, SEISMIC’s Statement on White Supremacist Violence and Anti-Blackness in the United States, and other current topics related to the Constructs group.

1:45 – 2:00 PM




2:00 – 3:00 PM


Working Group Connections





The purpose of this session is for SEISMIC Members to talk across Working Groups to identify connections and ways the Working Groups can better collaborate with each other.

Tiffany Hodgens



Vanessa Woods