Meeting for Research Administrators on the Berkeley Campus

Upcoming Meetings

Please save the dates for the FY22 RAC Forum meetings below. All meetings will be held from 10:30 to noon. Virtual meetings will be conducted via Zoom. For hybrid meetings, participants can choose to use Zoom to participate remotely or attend the meeting in person at the Alumni House Toll Room. These are planned dates; check back for the final schedule or sign up for the mailing list.

  • Wednesday, September 29, 2021 (virtual meeting): SPO Announcements; Other Campus Announcements; Conflict of Commitment v. Conflict of Interest; Gifts v. Grants; Subaward Website “Face Lift”
  • Wednesday, December 1, 2021 (virtual meeting)
  • Wednesday, February 23, 2022 (virtual meeting)
  • Wednesday, April 13, 2022 (virtual meeting)
  • Wednesday, June 8, 2022 (hybrid meeting)

Past Meetings

  • June 9, 2021: AVC-RAC: UC Foreign Influence Audit Update; SPO: Federal Agency Updates; IT-RAC: Phoebe Updates; BRS: Work Plan for the Future; CGA: End of Year Reminders; People & Culture: RAPDP in the Future; Do We Agree on Who Does What?; Restricted Party Screening; Grant Life Cycle Portal; NIH Biosketches and Other Support; On or Off Campus F&A
  • March 10, 2021: Greetings: Kairi Williams, AVC-RAC; Updates: SPO, COI, Export Control, CGA, People & Culture; Meet Kairi Williams; Introducing the New e-700U; Budgeting for International Projects—What to Consider at the Proposal Stage
  • December 2, 2020: Ergonomics and the Home Office; Updates: SPO, RAC IT, CGA; Decision Support Tool for Contracts; Principles of International Engagement and International Agreements; CITI: Export Compliance and Conflict of Interest Training Modules; The RA Year in Review - 2020
  • September 30, 2020: Updates: SPO, IAO, CGA, BRS; Single IRB (sIRB) and Proposal Submission; Federal Updates; Campus Challenges/Updates: Involuntary Downtime, Foreign Influence, Cyber Security and Executive Orders; New Export Control Communication Procedures and Red Flags when Dealing with Sanctioned Countries

Past Meetings Archive


RAC Forum meetings are sponsored by the Research Administration and Compliance Office. All are welcome!


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