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NASA’s Astrophysics Advisory Committee will meet on October 17-18, 2022. The meeting on October 17 is 9:00 am – 5:00 pm ET and on October 18 is 9:00 am – 2:00 pm ET.

The agenda is posted.

“Due to current COVID-19 issues affecting NASA Headquarters occupancy, public attendance will be virtual only.”

More information is in the Federal Register notice, 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 Astrophysics Advisory Committee. This 
Committee reports to the Director, Astrophysics Division, Science 
Mission Directorate, NASA Headquarters. The meeting will be held for 
the purpose of soliciting, from the scientific community and other 
persons, scientific and technical information relevant to program 

DATES: Monday, October 17, 2022, 9:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m., Tuesday, October 
18, 2022, 9:00 a.m.-2:00 p.m., Eastern Time.

ADDRESSES: Due to current COVID-19 issues affecting NASA Headquarters 
occupancy, public attendance will be virtual only. See dial-in and 
Webex information below under SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Mrs. KarShelia Kinard, Science Mission 
Directorate, NASA Headquarters, Washington, DC 20546, (202) 358-2355, 
or karshelia.kinard@nasa.gov.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: As noted above, this meeting is virtual and 
will take place telephonically and via Webex. Any interested person 
must use a touch-tone phone to participate in this meeting. The Webex 
connectivity information for each day is provided below. For audio, 
when you join the Webex event, you may use your computer or provide 
your phone number to receive a call back, otherwise, call the U.S. toll 
conference number listed for each day.
    On Monday, October 17, the event address for attendees is: 
the meeting number is 
2762 536 1104, and meeting password is Apac1017#

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    To join by telephone, the toll numbers are: 1-415-527-5035 or 1-
929-251-9612. Access code: 2762 536 1104.
    On Tuesday, October 18, the event address for attendees is: 
the meeting number is 
2760 445 9382, and meeting password is Apac1018#
    To join by telephone, the toll numbers are: 1-415-527-5035 or1-929-
251-9612. Access code: 2760 445 9382
    The agenda for the meeting includes the following topics:

--Astrophysics Division Update
--Updates on Specific Astrophysics Missions
--Reports From the Program Analysis Groups

    The agenda will be posted on the Astrophysics Advisory Committee 
web page: https://science.nasa.gov/researchers/nac/science-advisory-committees/apac.
    The public may submit and upvote comments/questions ahead of the 
meeting through the website https://forms.office.com/g/UYWeGpuawe that 
will be opened for input on October 7, 2022.
    It is imperative that the meeting be held on this date to 
accommodate the scheduling priorities of the key participants.


October 17 @ 7:00 am
October 18 @ 11:00 pm