Management Meeting

2017-09-29 10:00
America/New York
Friday, 29 September 2017
, at 14:00 (GMT), duration : 00:00
Meeting starts 10am BNL Time - BlueJeans Conference ID : 160455989

Agenda:
  • iTPC review
  • Blind analysis committee (Proposed charge to committee pasted below)
  • Dropbox
  • Nuanced "no preliminary" proposal
  • AOB


Charge for the Blinding Committee:

Committee is requested to  document recommendations on procedures for how STAR should implement a blind analysis for the CME related studies on the upcoming isobar data. The committee should work in conjunction with CME focus group as necessary.

The committee should consider the

  •     The techniques used to blind the data and how the unblinding rubric should be stored
  •     Which analyses should be blinded and what is expected from collaborators who plan on contributing to such analyses"
  •     What are the minimal conditions that must be met before an unblinding can be considered. What procedure and timeline should the unblinding procedure follow.
  •     What steps, if any, can be taken in the analysis after the unblinding, How do we then proceed to publicly announcing the data,
The committee should aim to finish its deliberations for presentation to the management by early January. The management aims to seek endorsement  by the Council at the January 2018 collaboration meeting.