Directions to NASA Ames: Building 152 - Conference Center
Quick Tip! For on-demand directions to the conference, you can click on the small blue star inside the embedded map above!
Highway 101 (From North):
- Take 101 South out of San Francisco Airport (towards San Jose)
- Drive approximately 30 miles on 101 South
- Exit on Moffett Boulevard/NASA Parkway, Exit 398
- Turn right at the end of the ramp
- Head straight into the NASA Research Park (NRP) gate where you will be asked to show a picture identification
- Go through the NASA gate and at the split in the road, veer right onto Wescoat Road
- Continue on Wescoat Road, then turn right and proceed straight onto Dailey Road
- Follow signage to Building 152 Conference Center
Rates starting at $299.00/night
A limited number of blocked rooms are available!
Part of the America Center complex, Aloft Santa Clara is a hip, lively hotel for the next-generation traveler. Breeze into one of our stylish, tech-forward rooms, enhanced by over-sized spa showers, ultra-comfortable beds and innovative amenities.
Shuttle service is available, inquire at check in desk.
Ramada by Wyndham Sunnyvale/Silicon Valley
Rates starting at $215.00/night
Located in the heart of Silicon Valley's tech corridor, surrounded by startups and tech giants, and within reach of some of the South Bay Area's top attractions, the Ramada by Wyndham Mountain View is a hotel retreat for the modern traveler. Enjoy convenient hotel amenities including free daily breakfast and parking, plus Wi-Fi and a business center to stay productive. Take advantage of an ideal location near Silicon Valley businesses and entertainment destinations, as well as access to an outdoor pool and well-appointed hotel rooms and hot tub suites. Make the most of your stay in Silicon Valley at our affordable hotel in Mountain View, designed for your comfort and convenience.
Rates starting at $205.00/night
The County Inn offers guests premium super-speed wireless and wired Internet in all of their common areas and modern guest rooms and suites to keep you connected during your stay. After a restful night’s sleep, you’ll wake up to their signature complimentary hot breakfast buffet, served poolside in the Cabana Room. For executive guests, each room serves as a well-equipped satellite office, with complimentary voicemail, local calls, facsimile service and computer data ports.
Best Western Silicon Valley
Rates starting at $289.00/night
The Best Western Silicon Valley Inn are committed to environmental stewardship and involved in the green movement of sustainability. They are taking steps to reduce their impact on the environment, preserve resources for the future and prevent pollution.
Each spacious room offers a 43-inch flat screen TV with cable or satellite television, a coffeemaker, a microwave, a refrigerator, a desk, and high-speed Internet access. Whether you're in town for business or leisure, you'll be able to get the perfect start to each day with a complimentary full, hot breakfast buffet.
Vagabond Inn Sunnyvale
Rates starting at $152.99/night
The Vagabond Inn Sunnyvale hotel is 100% non-smoking and was recently renovated with stylish guest rooms featuring new bedding, bathrooms, and furniture. If you are staying with them for business, their rooms provide ample space to work with a desk and office style chair. Each room has free Wi-Fi internet access for your devices and a large flat screen TV for your entertainment.
Complimentary continental breakfast in the lobby each morning and a Denny's restaurant onsite. Show your hotel receipt at Denny's and receive 10% off your bill.
LUNCH ORDERS FOR THE NESF MUST BE COMPLETED BY THURSDAY, JULY 17th!
It is time to order lunches for the NESF! Below is lunch information for the focus groups on Tuesday and Thursday, as well as box lunches for the excursion to the USS Hornet. We will also offer pizza for the evening workshop on CLPs providers. Lunch orders are due Tuesday, July 17 at 11:59pm! You will not be able to order lunch for Tuesday & Thursday after this day.
Tuesday Focus Groups
- Bombardment + SPA
Thursday Focus Groups
- Field Analogs
- Dust, Atmosphere, and Plasma
USS Hornet Excursion
If you have signed up for the excursion to the USS Hornet, you will need to order a box lunch that can be taken on the bus. The buses will depart immediately after sessions conclude and you pick up your lunch. There will not be time to get food elsewhere.
Lunch for Focus Groups & USS Hornet
Focus groups will be held Tuesday and Thursday during the NESF lunch breaks. There will not be time to get food away from the Forum for lunch if you want to participate in the focus group meeting.
You may order all needed lunch through the following link:
Pizza for Workshop
The Tuesday evening workshop titled “What You Need to Know for Instrument Delivery by CLPS” will begin immediately following the Poster session. We will have Pizza available for anyone that submits a request at the link below.
Note: You will receive meal tickets for each meal ordered with your badge at the Forum Registration Desk.