Geoinformatics 2006

About this meeting

Agenda

Participants

Meeting Location

United States Geological Survey The Geosciences Network National Science Foundation The Geological Society of America ESRI GIS and Mapping Software National Aeronautics and Space Administration California Institute for Communications and Information Technology (Calit2) San Diego Supercomputer Center

Ground Transportation

USGS, Reston, VA


USGS National Center
12201 Sunrise Valley Drive
Reston, VA 20192
USA

From Crowne Plaza (formerly the Days Hotel)

There will be a complimentary shuttle service to/from the USGS headquarters from the Crowne Plaza (formerly the Days Hotel) for participans in Geoinformatics 2006.

From Dulles International Airport

Exit parking area and follow signs for Washington, D.C. Exit onto route 267 East, toll road. Take exit 11 off toll road and turn right onto Fairfax County Parkway, route 7100, south. Go .3 mile and turn left onto Sunrise Valley Drive. Go .6 mile and turn right onto U.S. Geological Survey Drive. Watch for sign for visitor parking.

From Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport or Washington, D.C.

Follow George Washington Memorial Parkway north. Take I-495 (Capital Beltway) south to exit 45A and follow signs for 267 West (toll road). Take exit 12 off toll road and turn left onto Reston Parkway, route 602, south. Go .5 mile and turn right onto Sunrise Valley Drive. Go .6 mile and turn left onto U.S. Geological Survey Drive. Watch for sign for visitor parking.

By Metrobus and Metrorail

To connect to the Metro from Dulles International Airport, purchase a ticket at the Washington Flyer Coach ticket counter at Arrivals Door #4 in the Main Terminal. The Washington Flyer Coach goes directly to the West Falls Church-VT/UVA Metro station (Orange line).

To connect to the Metro from Reagan National Airport, go to the Metro station between terminals B and C, on Concourse Level 2, and take the Orange line to the West Falls Church-VT/UVA Metro station.

The Fairfax Connector (route 951 - Reston/Herndon Reverse Commute Line) departs from the West Falls Church Metro station about every 30 minutes, and has a stop at the USGS.

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Questions regarding Geoinformatics 2006 may be directed to Margaret Banton, Chair (Organizing Committee) at mbanton@sdsc.edu.
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