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NASA ASTROPHYSICS ADVISORY COMMITTEE, Mar 5-6, 2020, DC

NASA’s Astrophysics Advisory Committee will meet at NASA HQ in Washington, DC from March 5-6, 2020.  The meeting on March 5 is 9:00 am – 5:00 pm ET and on March 6 is 8:00 am – 5:00 pm ET.

The agenda, which includes dial-in instructions, is posted on the committee’s website.

The meeting will be available remotely by following the instructions in the Federal Register notice, which is reproduced below.

SUMMARY: In accordance with the Federal Advisory Committee Act, Public 
Law 92-463, 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 planning.

DATES: Thursday, March 5, 2020, 9 a.m.-5 p.m., and Friday, March 6, 
2020, 8 a.m.-5 p.m., Eastern Time.

ADDRESSES: NASA Headquarters, Room 5H41, 300 E Street SW, Washington, 
DC 20546.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Ms. KarShelia Henderson, Science 
Mission Directorate, NASA Headquarters, Washington, DC 20546, (202) 
358-2355, fax (202) 358-2779, or khenderson@nasa.gov.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The meeting will be open to the public up to 
the capacity of the room. The meeting will be available telephonically 
and by WebEx. You must use a touch-tone phone to participate in this 
meeting. Any interested person may dial the USA toll- free conference 
call number 1-877-922-4779 or toll number 1-312-470-7379, passcode 
5276208, to participate in this meeting by telephone on both days. The 
WebEx link is https://nasaenterprise.webex.com/; the meeting number on 
March 5 is 903 962 989, password is ApAC356#; and the meeting number on 
March 6 is 908 705 648, password is ApAC356#.
    The agenda for the meeting includes the following topics:

--Astrophysics Division Update
--Updates on Specific Astrophysics Missions
--Reports from the Program Analysis Groups
--Reports from Specific Research and Analysis Programs

    The agenda will be posted on the Astrophysics Advisory committee 
web page: https://science.nasa.gov/researchers/nac/science-advisory-committees/apac.
    Attendees will be requested to sign a register and to comply with 
NASA Headquarters security requirements, including the presentation of 
a valid picture ID to Security before 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; 
gender; date/place of birth; citizenship; passport information (number, 
country, telephone); visa information (number, type, expiration date); 
employer/affiliation information (name of institution, address, 
country, telephone); title/position of attendee. To expedite 
admittance, attendees with U.S. citizens and Permanent Residents (green 
card holders) may provide full name and citizenship status no less than 
3 working days in advance by contacting Ms. KarShelia Henderson via 
email at khenderson@nasa.gov or by fax at (202) 358-2779.
    It is imperative that the meeting be held on this date to 
accommodate the scheduling priorities of the key participants.

Details

Start:
March 5 @ 7:00 am
End:
March 6 @ 11:00 pm