NewSpace 2011 will be held at NASA Ames Research Center, with the primary venue being the Building 3 Conference Center, which is inside the gate. As a result, if you are not a US citizen, please contact Sara Meschberger, the Registration Manager, to ensure that we make the appropriate arrangements.

Furthermore, the official conference hotel will be the Doubletree San Jose. Space is limited, so reserve your room now here at the discounted conference rate, which includes free internet and breakfast.

The hotel is sold out on Tues and Wed night. Two Recommended Nearby Hotels are:

  • Fairfield Inn

  • San Jose Airport Garden Hotel

The Doubletree hotel is a 15 minute drive (about 10 miles) from the conference center. On the map below, A represents the hotel and B represents NASA Ames.

If you are interested in finding a room with other conference attendees in order to split costs or are looking to share a ride either to San Jose or between the hotel and the Ames campus, then please add yourself to this document. If there are any questions please contact Nastia Soukhareva.

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Link to NASA Ames Map

There are three airport options available:
  • SJC: San Jose Itnl Airport, which is located right next to the hotel and a free shuttle is available between the airport and the hotel.
  • SFO: San Francisco Itnl Airport, which is located about 45 minutes away from the hotel, but may have more&cheaper flights.
  • OAK: Oakland Itnl Airport, which is located about 45 minutes away from the hotel and is also known for relatively cheap fares.

Please Note:
  • Free parking is available adjacent to the conference center
  • If lost, please call NASA Ames operator at 650.604.5000