F44 General Aviation Aircraft

    Title: ASTM eAircraft & eVTOL Workshop

    Dates: Tuesday October 22 2019

    Location: Marriott Marquis Houston; Houston, TX

    Event Name: October 2019 Committee Week

    About The Event

    Technical Program

    Registration Information

    Hotel Information

    Dress and Weather

    Future Meeting Dates


    About the Event

    The ASTM eAircraft & eVTOL Workshop, sponsored by ASTM Committee F44 on General Aviation Aircraft, will be held on October 22, 2019 at the Marriott Marquis in Houston, TX, in conjunction with the October standards development meetings of the committee.

    Technical Program

    To view the technical program (presentation times, paper titles, and presenters’ names), click Technical Program.

    Registration Information

    You must be registered to attend ASTM Meetings. Use our online registration form where you have the ability to register for multiple events, pay fees in advance using a credit card, and receive an electronic confirmation. You may register online at the "Register" link above.

    When you preregister online, you will receive emails on committee meetings, final announcements, and other information that will help you prepare for your meeting. The registration information significantly assists us in preparations for the committee week.

    The cut-off for preregistration is Wednesday, October 16th, 2019. After this date, please register on-site at the ASTM Registration Desk at the The Marriott Marquis Houston.

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    Hotel Information

    All meetings will be held at The Marriott Marquis Houston, 1777 Walker Street, Houston, TX, 77010.

    The Marriott Marquis Houston still has availability on certain dates. Additional rooms have been secured and are listed below.

    Hotel Reservations:The October Committee Week Hotel provides prime meeting space for your committee meetings, events and activities. ASTM International is legally bound to fill the contracted guest room block and an inability to fill the block will result in severe financial penalties which could affect negotiations and increase costs for future meetings. Please support ASTM International by reserving your sleeping room at our official October Committee Week Hotel and Meeting site.

    Reservations may be made via the hotel's online reservation system at The Marriott Marquis Houston Reservations. Reservations may also be made by telelphoning the hotel directly at (713)-654-1777 or 1-(800) 228-9290. One night's room and tax deposit or a guarantee on a major credit card is required to confirm a reservation.

    The discounted rate will be honored until the ASTM block is full, but no later than September 20th 2019. The ASTM rate is $199 plus tax. You may be charged a higher rate if reservations are received after the cut-off date, or when the block is full. The hotel requires a deposit of one night's room and tax or a major credit card to guarantee your reservation, once submitted a confirmation number will be provided electronically.

    The ASTM Group Rate Includes:

    • In-room guest internet
    • Complimentary access to the fitness center
    • 10% Off self-parking, spa services and food purchases (excluding alcohol) for ASTM registered hotel guests'

    The Marriott Marquis Houston has a limited number of rooms at the government per diem rate. Reservations may be made via our online reservation system at Marriott Marquis Houston Government Reservations .
    You must present your ID at the front desk upon check-in.

    OVERFLOW HOTEL INFORMATION: Hampton Inn Houston Downtown 710 Crawford Street, Houston, TX 77022. This upscale, high-rise building, 1/2 block from the Marriott Marquis features a modern and stylish lobby, Roofscape pool, Gym/fitness center.

    Room Rate: $189 plus 6% Tax includes hot breakfast & Wi-Fi. The phone number for the hotel is +1-713-224-0011. Please mention the ASTM October Committee Meeting Group code - AST.
    To make your hotel reservation online, visit: Hampton Inn Houston Downtown.

    Homewood Suites by Hilton Houston Downtown 710 Crawford Street, Houston, TX 77022. This upscale, high-rise building, a 1/2 block from the Marriott Marquis.Suite includes a fullyequipped kitchen with utensils and living/dining areas.

    Suite Rate: $199 plus 6% Tax includes hot full breakfast buffet, complimentary evening social, Monday through Thursday & Wi-Fi. The phone number to the hotel is+1-713-224-0710. Please mention the ASTM October Committee Meeting Group code - AST.
    To make your hotel reservation online, visit: Homewood Suites by Hilton Houston Downtown.

    Dress and Weather

    Attendees have the option to determine their dress at ASTM meetings. Business casual attire is acceptable at this meeting and appropriate for Houston TX. The average temperatures in October range from a high of 81 degrees Fahrenheit to a low of 59 degrees Fahrenheit.

    Future Meeting Dates

    Committee F44 invites you to attend their future standards development meetings. There is no fee to attend these meetings, and membership in ASTM International is not required. For more information about future F44 meetings, please visit F44 Future Meetings.


    Please advise the hotel and ASTM of any disability which will require special attention. The Marriott Marquis Houston is in compliance with ADA standards.

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