|Eighth FORMOSAT-3/COSMIC Data Users' Workshop|
30 September - 2 October 2014
Boulder, Colorado U.S.A.
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.
Special Lodging Deals
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.
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).
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.