IEEE-SA Standards Board Meeting Notice

Responsible for coordinating the development, publication and revision of IEEE standards.


IEEE Standards Association
Standards Board Series
19-21 August 2014
Beijing, China

Monday 21 July 2014
5:00pm EDT

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ICCom, ProCom, AudCom, PatCom, Forum, Reception, NesCom, RevCom, Standards Board–Part 1, Dinner, AdCom, Standards Board–Part 2
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The Standards Forum and Reception are open to IEEE Members, Staff, and Travel Companions. The Forum provides an environment where subjects of interest to the IEEE-SA standards community can be discussed in an informal setting. The Forum topic is titled “International Cyber Security Policy: Towards Agreements for International Conflict Resolution in Cyberspace.” The Forum will be held on Tuesday, 19 August, 5:00pm-7:00pm at the China World Hotel. A Social Reception will be held afterwards.

The SASB Dinner is offered to SASB board/committee members and IEEE Staff.

The Standards Board meetings (two sessions) are scheduled from 1:30pm-6:00pm, Wednesday, 20 August, and 9:30am-5:30pm, Thursday, 21 August. Every attempt will be made to keep to this timeframe. Please try to arrange your schedule so that you can be present for the entire meeting as the entire Board is responsible for all decisions that are made during the meeting.

Meeting agendas will be provided under separate cover.

Hotel Location Information:
China World Hotel
No.1 Jianguomenwai Avenue, Beijing 100004
Hotel: 中国大饭店
Address: 北京建国门外大街1号
(86-10) 6505-2266

Guestroom Rate:
CNY 1,500 ($240) Deluxe Room / CNY 1,900* ($305) Horizon Club Deluxe Room
Subject to 15% service charge
Inclusive of daily buffet breakfast, guestroom internet and Health Club facilities
*includes access to Horizon Club Lounge
IEEE-SA Group Rate for Guestroom Reservations: “Group / IEE130814”

China World Hotel Guestroom Reservations Department:
Ms Tina Guan - Reservation Manager
+86 10 6505 2266 - ext. 6119

China World Hotel Concierge Desk:
Mr. Leon Zhang
+86 10 6505 2266 - ext. 6023

The China World Hotel is approximately 45 minutes from Beijing Capital International Airport.
Taxi fare is approx CNY 100 ($15). Check with your taxi driver regarding cash/credit.
A private chauffeur from airport to China World is approx CNY 690 ($110) and may be coordinated directly with the hotel by contacting the Guestroom Reservations Department above.
Subway Line 1 and Line 10 also can reach the hotel; the station name is Guo Mao (国贸)
Additional transportation information:

Important Travel Information:
***A VISA is required for U.S. entry to China. ***

You may opt to indicate your travel is either business or vacation. If opting business, feel free to contact Mary Ellen Hanntz for a template business invitation and personalize accordingly.
For those outside the U.S., please check with your respective Bureau of Consular Affairs.
The CIBT is a valuable resource for expediting your VISA application.

Attention Board/Committee Members:
If unable to attend, please advise via email or check "unable" on the registration form.