2013 MC Meeting

Planetary Data System Management Council Face-to-Face Meeting

Engineering Node, Pasadena, CA November 18-19, 2013

If you have questions that are not answered here, contact Emily Law (818)354-6208, emily.s.law@jpl.nasa.gov.

Time and Place

The PDS MC Face-to-Face will be held at Caltech in the Board of Trustees Room in the Millikan Library (Bldg 32 on campus map). 9 a.m.- 6 p.m. Monday November 18 8:30 a.m.- 4 p.m. Tuesday November 19


Agenda (PDF)


Phone: 877-973-7349 Passcode: 3814637 Information is the same for both days. Webex info was sent out by email.


ORR Response (.doc)

MAVEN Report (PDF)

O-REx Report (PDF)

LADEE Report (PDF)

InSight Report (PDF)

Improving Node Server Security (PDF)

The New PPI Node Architecture (PDF)

Display LDD (PDF)

Data Migration Peer Review (PDF)

Senior Review (PDF)

Day 1 Recap (PDF)

CCB Update (PDF)

Rosetta Deliveries (PDF)

PDS Data Delivery to NSSDC (PDF)

NTL Challenge Status (PDF)

Spirit of PDS4 (PDF)

2014 Report Calendar (PDF)

Build 4a Status (PDF)


Recommended Hotels including rates (11/17-11/20): Sheraton Pasadena 303 East Cordova Street Pasadena, California 91101 Phone: (626) 449-4000 for reservation CalTech corporate rate : $129/night Only limited rooms are available at this rate, please make your reservation ASAP! Shuttle service available to/from CalTech Embassy Suites Arcadia-Pasadena Area 211 East Huntington Drive Arcadia, California, 91006, USA Phone: (626) 445-8525 $144/night ($133 Government rate) SpringHill Suites Pasadena Arcadia 99 N 2nd Avenue Arcadia, CA 91006 Phone: (888) 287-9400 $129/night ($120 Government rate) Comfort Inn Near Pasadena Civic Auditorium 2462 E. Colorado Blvd. Pasadena, CA, US, 91107 Phone: (626) 405-0811 $62/night Other choices for lodging can be found at pasadena hotels


The parking structure closest to our meeting place, the Millikan Library, is bldg 123 on campus map on San Pasquel Street and South Wilson Avenue. You are required to display a permit parking on campus. Daily permits ($6/day) are available at automated pay stations at all parking structures and lots. Please click here for more details.


Caltech Map Pasadena Map Pasadena Visitor Information


Coffee/tea and refreshments will be available in the meeting room both days.


Please check the weather of Pasadena.

Internet Access

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