[Federal Register Volume 79, Number 26 (Friday, February 7, 2014)]
[Pages 7480-7481]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Publishing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 2014-02653]



[Notice: (14- 016)]

NASA Community Workshop on the Global Exploration Roadmap

AGENCY: National Aeronautics and Space Administration.

ACTION: Notice of public conference to discuss the second iteration of 
the Global Exploration Roadmap.


SUMMARY: The National Aeronautics and Space Administration announces 
that the agency will conduct a public workshop to involve the broader 
community in work related to the second iteration of the Global 
Exploration Roadmap, released in August 2013. The updated roadmap

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identifies candidate early exploration missions, including the Asteroid 
Redirect Mission, extended duration missions in the lunar vicinity and 
lunar surface missions that demonstrate the capabilities and techniques 
for human exploration of deep space and Mars. NASA will share the 
status of work related to the mission themes in the roadmap and 
encourage workshop participants to share their innovative ideas for 
meeting the challenges ahead.

DATES: Thursday April 10, 2014, (8 a.m. EDT)-Friday, April 11, (5 p.m. 

ADDRESSES: Johns Hopkins University Applied Physics Laboratory, 
Kossiakoff Conference Center, 11100 Johns Hopkins Road, Laurel, MD 

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: John Guidi, NASA Human Exploration and 
Operations Mission Directorate: 202-358-1644.

     This conference will be streamed live online. 
Viewing and interactive participation options will be posted at 
www.nasa.gov/exploration/about/isecg/ger-workshop prior to the event.


     Onsite attendance is limited. Registration will open 
February 27 and will close April 3. Registration details will be 
available starting February 27 at www.nasa.gov/exploration/about/isecg/ger-workshop.
     Anyone who is not invited to present at the workshop will 
be able to participate virtually through Teleconference and Adobe 

Check In

     Workshop check-in will open at 7:15 a.m. EDT, Thursday 
April 10, 2014.
     Be prepared to show government-issued photo 


    News media interested in attending are required to pre-register and 
should contact NASA Human Exploration & Operations Public Affairs at 
202-358-1100 for additional information.


    Event attendees will receive a workshop badge upon check in. All 
participates are asked to keep this badge on them at all times while in 
the facility.

Driving Directions

    APL is located on Johns Hopkins Road, approximately 1/2 mile west 
of U.S. Route 29. There are several visitor entrances. Attendees should 
use the Pond Road entrance to access Credit Union, Kossiakoff Center, 
and East Campus (0.6 miles from Route 29).
    Additional Johns Hopkins University Applied Physics Laboratory 
visitor information is available here: http://www.jhuapl.edu/aboutapl/visitor/default.asp.

William Gerstenmaier,
Associate Administrator, Human Exploration & Operations Mission 
[FR Doc. 2014-02653 Filed 2-6-14; 8:45 am]