NIDIS NE DEWS Strategic Planning Meeting

Northeast Drought Early Warning System Strategic Planning Meeting
Tuesday, November 28, 2017
28 Nov 2017
9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. EST
Rocky Hill, CT


GENERAL INFORMATION



 

THIS MEETING IS BY INVITATION ONLY


 

AGENDA

Please click here to download the meeting's draft agenda. 

 

REGISTRATION

There is no registration fee to attend this meeting.

Rgistration is closed.

 

MEETING VENUE

Connecticut Department of Public Health
Dr. Katherine A. Kelley State Public Health Laboratory
395 West Street
Rocky Hill, CT  06067


Map and Directions

 

HOTEL INFORMATION

There is not a block of rooms being held for this meeting. Please make your own hotel arrangements. Limited travel support may be available for non-Federal attendees.  Travel support is not reimbursable, and must be approved ahead of time.  Please contact Elizabeth Ossowski at elizabeth.ossowski(at)noaa.gov with questions.  Nearby hotel include:

 

BREAKFAST AND LUNCH

A light continental breakfast and lunch will be provided.

NOTE:  Federal attendees and those on federal travel orders - Please note that NOAA regulations prohibit UCAR from providing meals to federal employees, except NSF employees.  Therefore, it is requested that federal employees contribute $15.00 for lunch.  This amount is the lunch portion of the FY2018 GSA per diem for Hartford County, Connecticut.

Please note that UCAR accepts Visa and MasterCard only; see MEAL PAYMENT INFORMATION (FOR FEDERAL EMPLOYEES) below.

Also, please note that some US government credit cards and travel credit cards have restrictions placed on them by your agency regarding which merchant ID number categories they may be used for.  Such restrictions may prohibit you from paying online, due to UCAR's merchant ID number category, which is "educational establishment."  Please see your administrative officer if you have any questions or encounter problems online.

 

MEAL PAYMENT INFORMATION (FOR FEDERAL EMPLOYEES)

It is now possible to pay UCAR via the Internet!  Please note that UCAR accepts only Visa and MasterCard:

1. Proceed to https://www.fin.ucar.edu/Epayments

2. Under "Select an item or event to pay," choose from the drop-down menu "NIDIS NE DEWS Meeting, Nov. 28, 2017 - Meal Fee," and then click on the "Process Payment" button.

3. On the following screen, enter the amount (15) and fill in your billing information. When you are ready, click on the "Next" button and follow the prompts.

4. You will receive an e-mail confirming your payment and the amount paid.

It is also possible to pay in advance of the meeting.  Please make your check payable to "UCAR," and mail it to Brian Jackson UCAR-CPAESS, P.O. Box 3000, Boulder, CO 80307.

 

QUESTIONS

If you have questions about the meeting, please contact:
Elizabeth Ossowski at elizabeth.ossowski(at)noaa.gov
Ellen Mecray, NOAA Regional Climate Services, Eastern Region at ellen.l.mecray(at)noaa.gov
Art DeGaetano, Director, Northeast Regional Climate Center at atd2(at)cornell.edu

 

If you have questions about this web page, please contact Brian Jackson at bjackson(at)ucar.edu.