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2023 N-Wave Stakeholders & Science Engagement Summit

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Hybrid Event | March 28-30, 2023


The 2023 Annual N-Wave Stakeholders and Science Engagement Summit three-day hybrid event is scheduled for March 28-30, 2023, at the Doubletree by Hilton Silver Spring Washington, D.C. North. 

About the Event

This annual event is a gathering of N-Wave stakeholders from across NOAA Line Office and Department of Commerce (DOC) Bureaus, other federal agencies, along with partners from the science, research and education network community. The primary goals for this event are to:

- Share about Bureau, Line Office, Federal agency and program initiatives that may present new challenges and opportunities in leveraging shared network resources.'

- Discuss current and future data- and network-related needs to aid in network capacity planning.

- Explore new network technologies, federal government initiatives and N-Wave's latest capabilities and services. 

Program topics will include Bureau/Line Office program updates, technology modernization, cloud connectivity, infrastructure upgrades, scientific community partner projects, network initiatives and more.

The event is hosted by N-Wave.

Who Should Attend

The N-Wave Stakeholders and Science Engagement Summit is for directly invited N-Wave stakeholders only. This includes representatives from NOAA Line Offices, DOC Bureaus and other federal agencies, including affiliates working directly on, or in support of, N-Wave projects. In addition, partner representatives from the nonprofit science, research and education networking community working directly on, or in support of, N-Wave projects are also invited to attend. Based on equal access to information, the media, commercial providers, and other private sector business personnel are not invited. 

Attendee Registration

Registration is now open for the 2023 N-Wave Stakeholders and Science Engagement Summit. There is no registration fee to attend this three-day hybrid (in-person and virtual) event, but registration is required. The registration deadline is Friday, March 17, 2023.


Travel and Hotel Accommodations

This year’s summit will be held at the Doubletree by Hilton Silver Spring Washington, D.C. Northoffsite link, 8777 Georgia Avenue, Silver Spring, MD 20910.

Meeting Information Sheet - includes the hotel's reservation booking link, nearby airports, transportation options, places to eat and things to do in the local area.


If you have any questions about the event, please contact the N-Wave Stakeholders Summit communications team at nwave-summit@noaa.gov.

JETI Events

About JETI Events

JETI events are designed to provide opportunities to exchange technical updates across NOAA Line and Staff Offices, Department of Commerce (DOC) Bureaus and N-Wave's network partners, provide a forum for informal discussions between all participants and dive deepter into technical topics. JETI events are hosted by N-Wave.

There are currently three types of JETI events offered by N-Wave:

1. Annual JETI event

2. Periodic JETI Path workshops

3. Monthly JETI Technical Crosstalk meetings (held second Wednesday of every month from 2:30 - 3:30 p.m. ET). For more information and to receive the calendar invitation with virtual connection details, send an email to nwave-jeti@noaa.gov


Email the JETI planning committee at nwave-jeti@noaa.gov