Eighth Data Users Workshop

Eighth Data Users Workshop



Eighth FORMOSAT-3/COSMIC Data Users' Workshop

30 September - 2 October 2014
Boulder, Colorado U.S.A.

Travel Arrangements

The workshop will be held in Boulder, Colorado U.S.A., at UCAR's CG1 conference facility (Center Green Building #1, Main Auditorium), located at 3080 Center Green Drive.

Participants are asked to make their own travel arrangements.

The Denver International Airport (DIA) is located approximately 50 miles from Boulder, and is accessible by shuttle, public buses, and automobile.

The SuperShuttle will take you directly from the airport to your hotel or residence in Boulder. The ticket counter is located on the west side of the main terminal (baggage pickup level), across from the Hertz counter.

Economical public buses (called SkyRide) are also available from DIA to Boulder with RTD. Check the RTD website for schedules and fares.

Read more about transportation to and around Boulder or explore things to do and see while you are in Boulder.

Special Lodging Deals

Millennium Harvest House Boulder
1345 28th Street, Boulder, Colorado
+1.303.443.3850 or toll free in the U.S. at (800) 545.6285

The Millennium Harvest House Boulder offers a base rate of 111/night (excluding tax) for our workshop guests if reserved by 30 August 2014. Please contact the hotel directly (via the phone number and/or link above) and mention the "UCAR*" room block or Group code "1409UCARCO" to obtain the discounted rate.

Amenities include free wireless internet, an onsite fitness center, and onsite dining.

Residence Inn Boulder by Marriott
3030 Center Green Drive, Boulder, Colorado
+1.303.449.5545 or toll free in the U.S. at (800) 331.3131

The Residence Inn Boulder offers a base rate of 159/night (excluding tax) for our workshop guests if reserved on or before 8 September 2014. Please contact the hotel directly (via the phone number and/or link above) and mention the "UCAR/COSMIC" room block or Group code "UCM" to obtain the discounted rate. This hotel is located within walking distance to the workshop location.

Amenities include a complimentary breakfast buffet, free wireless internet, and complimentary bike rental (seasonal).

Best Western Boulder Inn
770 28th Street, Boulder, Colorado
+1.303.449.3800 or toll-free in the U.S. at (800) 233.8469

The Boulder Inn offers a base rate of 114/night (excluding tax) for our workshop guests if reserved before 30 August 2014. Please contact the hotel directly (via the phone number(s) located above) and mention the "UCAR rate."

Amenities include a complimentary hot breakfast, free in-room high-speed internet access, and complementary bike rentals.

Transportation to Workshop

If you will need transportation to the workshop, please indicate this during the registration process. We will provide transportation options closer to the workshop date.

Bicycle Rental
Boulder B-Cycle is a nonprofit bike-sharing system with many stations around Boulder. UCAR conference attendees can obtain a special 7-day B-cycle membership for only 10 (+tax). To obtain this special rate, please go to the B-cycle website , select the 7-day membership, and use the promotion code: UCARCONF. To find out more information and view locations, go to http://boulder.bcycle.com/.

Field Trip/Dinner Transportation
Buses will provide transporation to the Field Trip/Dinner and from dinner back to either your hotel or the workshop to pick up your car. If you opt not to go on the Field Trip, there are shuttles that can take you from the workshop location, Center Green (CG1), to the dinner location, the Mesa Lab. Additional details will be forthing coming and will be posted on the Agenda.

Note: the Field Trip is a complimentary event sponsored by COSMIC.