Synergetics Collaborative (SNEC) presents a
Special Event: Revisit Bucky: Exploring Synergetics at
American University and Arena Stage in Washington, DC, on 11-13 June 2010

Special Event Revisit Bucky: Exploring Synergetics

All Workshops, Lectures and displays will be at
American University (AU)
School of International Service (SIS)
Nebraska and New Mexico AVE NW
Washington, DC 20016
                    The performance of
R. Buckminster Fuller:
THE HISTORY (and Mystery) OF THE UNIVERSE,
written and directed by D. W. Jacobs
will be at Arena Stage in Crystal City
1800 South Bell Street, Arlington, VA 22202

Please register to attend the Special Event

Note: Schedule subject to change

11 Jun 2010
Fri 5:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Friday, 11 Jun 2010
Registration, Reception and Lectures
AU SIS Building
Atrium
Fri 6:30 PM - 6:55 PM History of Geodesics
Joe Clinton
AU SIS Building
Founders Room, T7
Fri 6:55 AM - 7:00 AM Break AU SIS Building
Fri 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM Bucky and the Poet's Job: To Clarify the World
D. W. Jacobs
AU SIS Building
Founders Room, T7
12 Jun 2010
Sat 8:30 AM - 9:30 AM
Saturday, 12 Jun 2010
Registration
AU SIS Building
Atrium
Sat 9:30 AM - 10:00 AM Welcome, Orientation
Thomas Zung, Joe Clinton, John Belt
AU SIS Building
Atrium
Sat 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM Workshops
Course A: Introduction to R. Buckminster Fuller's Geodesic Domes
Course B: Introduction to R. Buckminster Fuller's Vector Equilibrium (the "Jitterbug")
AU SIS Building
Rooms 102A, 120
Sat 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM Lunch AU SIS Building
Sat 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM Workshops
Course A: Introduction to R. Buckminster Fuller's Geodesic Domes
Course B: Introduction to R. Buckminster Fuller's Vector Equilibrium (the "Jitterbug")
Course C: Introduction to R. Buckminster Fuller's Closest Packing of Spheres
AU SIS Building
Rooms 102A, 120, 113
Sat 3:00 PM - 5:00 PM Workshops
Course A: Introduction to R. Buckminster Fuller's Geodesic Domes
Course C: Introduction to R. Buckminster Fuller's Closest Packing of Spheres
AU SIS Building
Rooms 102A, 113
Sat 5:00 PM - 8:00 PM Dinner; Travel to Arena Stage for Play Crystal City, VA
Sat 8:00 PM - 10:30 PM Performance of R. Buckminster Fuller: THE HISTORY (and Mystery) OF THE UNIVERSE Arena Stage
Crystal City, VA
13 Jun 2010
Sun 8:30 AM - 9 AM
Sunday, 13 Jun 2010
Registration
AU SIS Building
Atrium
Sun 9:00 AM - 9:50 AM Tour of SIS Building
SIS Assistant Dean & Project Representative Joseph Clapper, American University
AU SIS Building
Sun 9:50 AM - 10:00 AM Break AU SIS Building
Sun 10:00 AM - 10:50 PM Geometry, Organization, and Leadership
Amy Edmondson, Harvard University, author of A Fuller Explanation
AU SIS Building
Founders Room, T7
Sun 10:50 AM - 11:00 AM Break AU SIS Building
Sun 11:00 AM - 11:10 PM Welcome
John Belt, Joe Clinton, Thomas Zung
AU SIS Building
Founders Room, T7
Sun 11:10 AM - 11:30 PM The Dymaxion Map
Thomas T. K. Zung
AU SIS Building
Founders Room, T7
Sun 11:30 AM - 11:45 PM The Fuller Dome Transformation Initiative
Brent Ritzel and Bill Perk
AU SIS Building
Founders Room, T7
Sun 11:45 AM - 12:00 PM The Buckminster Fuller Institute Challenge Grant
Allegra Snyder
AU SIS Building
Founders Room, T7
Sun 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM Lunch AU SIS Building
Sun 1:00 PM - 1:50 PM Bio-Tensegrity
Stephen M. Levin, MD
AU SIS Building
Founders Room, T7
Sun 1:50 PM - 2:00 PM Break AU SIS Building
Sun 2:00 PM - 2:50 PM General Periodicity
Gus Jaccaci
AU SIS Building
Founders Room, T7
Sun 2:50 PM - 3:00 PM Break AU SIS Building
Sun 3:00 PM - 3:50 PM Making Synergetics Available Through an Individually-Produced Synergetics Exhibit Network
Martin Brennan
AU SIS Building
Founders Room, T7
Sun 3:50 PM - 4:00 PM Break AU SIS Building
Sun 4:00 PM - 4:10 PM The Construction of the Isotropic Vector Matrix (IVM) in Crystal City
Stephen Metcalf and John Hiigli
AU SIS Building
Founders Room, T7
Sun 4:10 PM - 4:50 PM Show-n-Tell
Moderated by CJ Fearnley
AU SIS Building
Founders Room, T7
Sun 4:50 AM - 5:00 PM Closing
Dean Louis W. Goodman, American University
AU SIS Building
Founders Room, T7
Sun 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM Closing Reception Stephen Levin's
Place in McLean, VA

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