Loading Events

« All Events


The Human Exploration and Operations (HEO) Committee of the NASA Advisory Council (NAC) will meet at NASA Headquarters in Washington, DC on March 26-27, 2018.  The meeting on March 26 is 11:00 am – 5:30 pm ET and on March 27 is 8:00 am – 2:30 pm ET.

The meeting is available remotely by telecon and WebEx by following the instructions in the Federal Register, which is reproduced below.

SUMMARY: In accordance with the Federal Advisory Committee Act, as 
amended, the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) 
announces a meeting of the Human Exploration and Operations Committee 
of the NASA Advisory Council (NAC). This Committee reports to the NAC.

DATES: Monday, March 26, 2018, 11:00 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.; Tuesday, March 
27, 2018, 8:00 a.m. to 2:30 p.m., Eastern Time.

ADDRESSES: NASA Headquarters, Glennan Conference Center (1Q39), 300 E 
Street SW, Washington, DC.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Dr. Bette Siegel, Designated Federal 
Officer, Human Exploration and Operations Mission Directorate, NASA 
Headquarters, Washington, DC 20546, (202) 358-2245, or 

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The meeting will be open to the public up to 
the seating capacity of the room. This meeting is also available 
telephonically and by WebEx. You must use a touch tone phone to 
participate in this meeting. Any interested person may dial the toll 
free access number 1-888-324-9238 or toll access number 1-517-308-9132, 
and then the numeric participant passcode: 3403297 followed by the # 
sign, to participate in this meeting by

[[Page 9341]]

telephone. The WebEx link is https://nasa.webex.com/, the meeting 
number is 996 584 153, and the password is Exploration@2018 (case 
sensitive). Note: If dialing in, please ``mute'' your telephone.
    The agenda for the meeting includes the following topics:

--Status of the NASA Human Exploration and Operations Mission 
--International Space Station Updates
--Space Life and Physical Sciences Research and Applications
--Commercial Crew and Launch Readiness Process
--Exploration Systems Development Status
--Power Propulsion Element Status
--Future Human Exploration Planning
--Global Exploration Roadmap

    Attendees will be required to sign a register and comply with NASA 
security requirements, including the presentation of a valid picture ID 
before receiving access to NASA Headquarters. Foreign nationals 
attending this meeting will be required to provide a copy of their 
passport and visa in addition to providing the following information no 
less than 10 days prior to the meeting: Full name; home address; 
gender; citizenship; date/city/country of birth; title, position or 
duties; visa information (number, type, expiration date); passport 
information (number, country, expiration date); employer/affiliation 
information (name of institution, address, country, telephone) of the 
position of attendee; and home address to Dr. Bette Siegel via email at 
bette.siegel@nasa.gov. To expedite admittance, U.S. citizens and 
Permanent Residents (green card holders) are requested to provide full 
name and citizenship status no less than 3 working days in advance. 
Information should be sent to Dr. Bette Siegel via email at 
bette.siegel@nasa.gov. It is imperative that the meeting be held on 
this date to accommodate the scheduling priorities of the key 


March 26 @ 11:00 am
March 27 @ 5:00 pm