Operations

Workday on Tour

Stop by to ask questions about workday

To help launch the new Workday system, project team members will be in building lobbies and the Bistro 213 Cafeteria to answer questions and offer brief demonstrations.

About Workday

Workday, a new HR system, will bring major benefits to employees, managers and the laboratory. It’s not just a software system – it represents a new way of doing business.

Workday will:

PROPEL: SBIR/STTR Grant Writing Workshop

PROPEL is hosting this a two day Intensive SBIR/STTR Grant Writing Workshop Wednesday, Sept. 9 - Thursday, Sept. 10, 2015.

The workshop will be held at the MATTER Office located at 222 W. Merchandise Mart, Suite 1230, Chicago, IL 60654.

Six Argonne entries named finalists for R&D 100 AwardsJuly 23, 2015

Six entries from the U.S. Department of Energy's Argonne National Laboratory have been named finalists for the 2015 edition of the R&D 100 Awards.

Workday Manager Training

This training session will take place in Building 201, Room 167c Computer Lab.

These 60-minute sessions will review manager capabilities in Workday relating to Inbox and delegation, viewing team, reports and dashboards.

About Workday

Workday, a new HR system, will bring major benefits to employees, managers and the laboratory. It’s not just a software system – it represents a new way of doing business.

Workday will:

Argonne Service Desk Training

An optional Argonne Service Desk training session for employees will take place on Thursday, July 30, 10 a.m. to 11 a.m., Building 401, Rm. A1100.

Facilities Management and Services (FMS) will show employees how to request Facilities services from the Argonne Service Desk.

The training will include the following:

GSS Vendor Show
Government Scientific Source (GSS), an AMOS supplier, will host a vendor show Wednesday, July 15, and Thursday, July 16, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. each day in the Bistro 213 Cafeteria.

Representatives from GSS and many other vendors will be on-hand to discuss employees’ needs. This is a great opportunity for researchers and mission support personnel to meet manufacturers they are ordering from to ask questions.

Snacks and refreshments will be served.

Argonne announces 2015 Distinguished FellowsJuly 10, 2015

Argonne National Laboratory has named Barry Smith, Charles Macal and Branko Ruscic as its 2015 Distinguished Fellows.

Argonne working with Ford and FCA US to study dual-fuel vehiclesJuly 9, 2015

It’s not as challenging as mixing oil and water, but scientists at Argonne are partnering with industry to study a tricky fuel mixing problem that could lead to more efficient engines.

Job Opportunities at the IAEA
The National Nuclear Security Administration (NNSA) has sponsored the Next Generation Safeguards Initiative (NGSI) Safeguards Summer Lecture Series.

This is a videoconference series that begins Monday, July 6 and ends Wednesday, August 12, 2015.

The video conferences will take place every Monday and Wednesday from 12 p.m. to 1 p.m. CST in Building 315, Rm. L129.

The series provides a great opportunity to discuss the safeguards field and learn about the work being done across the DOE National Laboratory Complex.

Propel: Management Teams

Abstract

Who do you want on your team? Who should be driving? Topics include diversity and depth in expertise and skills needed to start and grow a high-tech venture. Various scenarios for leadership acquisition and transition are explored.

Panelists will include successful entrepreneurs and seed-stage investor/Board members, including Tom Cox of McCarthy Duffy, Rob Metz of Horizon Pharma and Harry Rowland of Endotronix.