SIG-NOC meeting

Stuttgart, Germany

The Task Force on Network Operation Centres (TF-NOC) brings together NOC managers, engineers, developers, operators, controllers and project managers interested in NOC functions in order to share experiences and knowledge as well as to investigate the possibility of creating best common practices.

NOTE: TF-NOC is chaning its official format from a Task Force to a Special Interest Group, therefore it will be called as SIG-NOC. The Stuttgart meeting will be the 12th meeting but the 1st one under the new mandate.

Venue

University of Stuttgart
Allmandring 30
70550 Stuttgart
Germany

By air:

Fly to Stuttgart Airport (IATA Code "STR"). Then the Metro "S-Bahn" S2 (Schorndorf) or S3 (Backnang) to "Universitat" (University), takes ~16 minutes. The S-Bahn runs 4 times an hour. In the night at least 2 times an hour.
From the station "Universitat" walk 1.1 km to venue, 0.2 km to Commundo Hotel or take the Bus 91 or 748 to "Nobelstr.". Metro/S-Bahn timetable: http://www.vvs.de/

By train:

Travel to "Stuttgart Hauptbahnhof". Then the Metro "S-Bahn" S1, S2 or S2 to "Universitat", takes ~16 minutes. Then see above.

Accommodation

Commundo Hotel
Universitatsstrasse 34
70569 Stuttgart
From 84,- EUR/night
http://www.commundo-tagungshotels.de/en/stuttgart/accomodation-stuttgart/rates-stuttgart.html
Directly at the metro station "Universitat", 1.3km walk to venue.

Hotel Roemerhof (or Roemerhaus)
Robert-Leicht-Strasse 93
70563 Stuttgart-Vaihingen
From 77,- EUR/night
http://www.roemerhof-kulinarium.de/roemerhof_en/hotel/price_list/
Walk 1.1 km to venue.
Walk 1.1 km to Metro/S-Bahn "Universitat" or 0.8 km to "Oesterfeld".

Pullman Hotel
Vollmoellerstrasse 5
70563 Stuttgart Vaihingen
From 99,- EUR/night
http://www.pullmanhotels.com/gb/hotel-5425-pullman-stuttgart-fontana
The Hotel is directly at the metro station "Vaihingen", which is two stops to "Universitat".

Participants are responsible for their own accomodation.

Remote participation

DAY 1

Here are the instructions for joining the video conference, which is hosted on the NORDUnet MCU. At the time of the meeting, please choose an access method described below:
* To connect from an H323 client, dial 109.105.113.228, then enter meeting ID 6945.
* To connect from a PC or Mac, go to gatekeeper.nordu.net:60580/scopia/mt/ndn?ID=6945
* To connect from an iPhone/iPad, download Scopia Mobile v3 from the AppStore.
* To connect from an Android device, download Scopia Mobile v3 from Google Play.
* To connect with a phone, dial +45 8873 8884 and use Meeting ID 6945.

DAY 2

DFN-MCU 004910097933270
The ID is the last 5 digits: 33270
https://www.vc.dfn.de/en/video-conferencing/ways-of-access/h323.html

Registration

The registration is OPEN.