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NRC Space Science Week March 31-April 2, 2015, Washington, DC
The National Research Council's (NRC) Space Studies Board and Board on Physics and Astronomy organized a joint meeting of their standing advisory committees. The NRC Space Science Week that took place at The National Academies NAS Building in Washington, DC, March 31-April 2, 2015. At this meeting, the standing committees convened in plenary, joint, and individual sessions to discuss issues and advances in their fields.


View Agendas for Individual Committee Sessions:

 View the NRC Space Science Week Public Lecture 

View Plenary Presentations (in order of agenda)

We have posted only presentations which have been made available to us by the presenter.


For further more detailed information on each of the standing committees, including copies of presentations made at Space Science Week standing committee sessions, view the individual committee's website (linked below).

Meeting Location:

National Academy of Sciences Building
2101 Constitution Ave., N.W.
Washington, DC 20001

Directions to the National Academy of Sciences Building

The National Academy of Sciences Building, located in the Foggy Bottom area of Washington, D.C., is served by
Ronald Reagan National Airport (DCA), Dulles International Airport (IAD) and Baltimore/Washington International Airport (BWI). It is accessible by Metro's Orange and Blue lines. Limited parking is available for participants in the visitors parking area of the NAS building. Parking is provided on a first-come basis, and overflow is directed to public parking garages. Street parking is also available.The public parking facilities closest to the NAS Building are Colonial Parking (20th Street, NW, between E and F Streets) and Columbia Plaza (23rd and Virginia Avenue, NW). See link regarding directions for more information.


 Upcoming Events

The Next NRC Space Science Week will be held on March 29-31, 2016 in Washington, DC.


View Archive of Space Science Week 2014

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