Research Lifecycle

Execution Step

Lifecycle Execution

Submit your research ideas to [email protected].


Research is approved and/or official working group is formed. Appointed leadership carries out research in a collaborative and transparent environment. Plans are developed, and deliverables and key milestones are identified. Meetings are set andbegins. (Typically 1-4 months)

Determine resource needs and announce a call for participation.

As appropriate, set up collaboration site, CSA Microsite, and email list for communications.

Project roles and responsibilities defined. Subgroups formed if necessary.

Host calls and working sessions to develop and produce content for deliverable.

Development of work package, references, tools, communication cadence, and platform.

Bulletpoints to share with Membership, Marketing, and PR for a high-level overview of the document.