Spring Meetings 2019 Information Overview
Hosted by NASA, the CCSDS spring 2019 meeting series will be held in Mountain View, California,
United States at the NASA Ames Conference Center. The main technical meeting series will be held 6 May – 9 May 2019 and will be followed
by the CESG Meeting, which will be held 10 May 2019.
As always, Dress for the Technical Plenary meeting is Business Casual.
The spring 2019 meetings will take place at NASA Ames Conference Center (NACC).
The address of NACC is:
NASA Ames Conference Center Building 152
200 Dailey Rd
Mountain View, CA 94043
NASA Ames Conference Center Building 3
500 Severyns Ave
Mountain View, CA 94043
NASA Ames Conference Center includes two separate buildings. Most meetings, including the opening
plenary, will be held in Building 152. The buildings are separated by 650m and can easily be reached by walking. For a map, please
A link to meeting registration will be added once registration has opened.
After the registration period has closed, it will not be possible for additional
attendees to register. If your attendance is tentative, please register. You may cancel your registration at a later date should you be
unable to attend the meetings.
Note: a CCSDS Working Environment (CWE) is required to register for the meetings.
If you do not have a CWE Login, then you may request one by
Attendee Registration with NASA Ames Research Center:
All attendees of the spring 2019 CCSDS meetings will be required to register with NASA Ames
Research Center. Information about the registration process will be added here before meeting registration opens.
While there is an extensive public transportation system in Mountain View and the Santa Clara area, a personal vehicle will allow
will allow the greatest degree of mobility. There are rental car agencies located at the local international airports.
Bus route 81 runs from downtown San Jose to Moffett Field. The North Akron & Mc Cord stop on route 81 is 240m from NACC Building 3.
Bus route 81 connects with routes covering the greater Santa Clara area. The Santa Clara Valley Transit Authority offers an iOS and
Android application with real time information on arrivals and a trip planning capability. Information about this application can be
found by Clicking Here
Light Rail route 902 stops at the Bayshore/NASA station just outside the Ellis Street/South Gate entrance to NASA Research Park.
Information on Light Rail routes can be found by
Uber and Lyft operate in the greater Santa Clara Valley San Francisco Bay Areas and are widely used. Local Taxi Companies
Yellow Taxi Cab California
California Cab Mountain View
Yellow Taxi Cab Mountain View
Bay Area Yellow Cab
Information about local hotels will be posted here before registration opens.
Information about NASA Research Park:
NASA Ames Conference Center is located in the NASA Research Park. NASA Research Park (NRP) at NASA Ames Research Center in Silicon Valley
is a world-class shared-use R&D and education campus for industry, academia, non-profits, and government. NRP provides a physical place
for innovation and entrepreneurship and serves as a technology accelerator through fostering both informal and formal collaborations.
Today the NRP houses over 70 industry and university partners, with commercially standard leases, onsite collaborating with NASA on a
variety of technologies and disciplines.
Additional information about NASA Research Park can be found by
Technical Editors Bootcamp:
The CCSDS Secretariat will be holding a training bootcamp in CCSDS document-development procedures,
which is required for all CCSDS technical editors and recommended for WG chairs. Other WG participants are welcome to attend as space permits.
Please see the registration form for dates and times.
Letters of Invitation and Visa Requests:
Should any meeting attendees still be in need of a letter of invitation or Visa letter for the meeting,
please contact the Secretariat at firstname.lastname@example.org
as soon as possible.
We will continue to post all of the latest meeting information as soon as it becomes available.
Please check back. Thank you for your interest.