NASA Commercial Crew Program Forum

Status Report From: NASA HQ
Posted: Friday, July 15, 2011

image Synopsis - Jul 15, 2011
General Information
Solicitation Number: N/A
Reference Number: NASA_Commercial_Crew_Program_Forum
Posted Date: Jul 15, 2011
FedBizOpps Posted Date: Jul 15, 2011
Recovery and Reinvestment Act Action: No
Original Response Date: N/A
Current Response Date: N/A
Classification Code: A -- Research and Development
NAICS Code: 336414 - Guided Missile and Space Vehicle Manufacturing
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Contracting Office Address

NASA/John F. Kennedy Space Center, Procurement, Kennedy Space Center, FL 32899


The National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) will present a status of the Commercial Crew Program strategy on Wednesday, July 20, 2011. The Forum will be held at the Press Site at Kennedy Space Center from 11:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
The Program Forum's key topics will include:

* Background of NASA's Commercial Crew Strategy
* Key Program Attributes
* Potential Commercial Crew Program Strategy
* Short Q&A session

The agenda consists of a 30-minute presentation followed by a 30-minute Question and Answer period.

Attendees must pre-register online. Attendance is limited to 2 representatives per company or organization. Seating is limited and badging will be required. Carefully review the badging instructions below if you will need a temporary access badge. There is no fee to attend. Attendees on-site can submit questions directly to panel members during the Question and Answer portion of the forum.


NASA will broadcast the Program Forum online via webcast. Remote viewers will have the ability to submit online questions and comments during the forum. Pre-registration is not required for webcast participation.

Interested parties are encouraged to participate via webcast.

An unlimited number of participants can view the live webcast with an ability to ask real-time questions via the web. For webcast details and to submit questions, visit the Program Forum tab on the following page on the day of the event:


Individuals who plan to attend the Commercial Crew Program Forum at Kennedy Space Center must pre-register online. Registration will take place on a first come first serve basis. Due to capacity limitations, a maximum of 50 registrations will be accepted with a limit of 2 per company or organization.

Registration will close when full capacity is reached. Individuals may pre-register at the following website:


All attendees must be U.S. citizens and present two forms of acceptable identification to KSC Security at the Pass and ID Building to receive a temporary access badge to Kennedy Space Center. The Pass and ID Building (M3- 0002) is located on State Road 405 (NASA Causeway) after the KSC Visitors' Complex. The badging office opens at 6:00 am.

Acceptable documents to accompany federal or state identification: * U.S. Passport * Driver's license or ID card issued by a state or outlying possession of the United States provided it contains a photograph or information such as name, date of birth, gender, height, eye color, and address * ID card issued by federal, state or local government agencies or entities, provided it contains a photograph or information such as name, date of birth, gender, height, eye color and address * Voter's Registration Card * Military Dependent's ID card * U.S. Military card or draft record * U.S. Coast Guard Merchant Mariner Card * Native American Tribal Document * U.S. Social Security Card issued by the Social Security Administration (other than a card stating it is not valid for employment) * Original or Certified copy of birth certificate issued by a state, county, municipal authority or outlying possessions of the United States bearing an official seal


From the Pass & ID building, turn right onto SR 405 and continue to guard gate. Stop to show your badging. Once through the gate, take the first exit on the right. At the traffic light, turn left (north) on State Road 3. Go under the overpass and continue north to the third streetlight. Turn right on Saturn Causeway. Cross the railroad tracks, go through one street light. The Press Site is ahead on the right.

Point of Contact
Name: Tammy S. Burlein
Title: Contracting Officer
Phone: 321-867-3484
Fax: 321-861-8923

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