Upcoming C63 Meeting:


At the November 2016 meeting, the ASC-C63 Steering Committee decided to hold its next meeting May 8-11, 2017 in Frederick, MD. Check with this web page for late changes before making any final travel reservations.


Some Working Group meetings are being held on Monday. On Tuesday and Wednesday, Working Group and Subcommittee meetings will be held. The Main Committee meets on Thursday. No other meetings will be held during the Main Committee meeting.


Meeting location

Meeting Schedule
FAQ: Contact Information and Frequently Asked Questions

Hotel information
Driving Directions

Air transportation
Ground Transportation
Hotel Information
Restaurant Information
Local Attractions


Meeting location:


American Association for Laboratory Accreditation

5202 Presidents Court, Suite 220,
Frederick, MD 21703



Schedule at a glance:


Note: The meeting schedules below are subject to change. Check this page later to obtain a final meeting schedule. Meeting agendas, if available, may be found by clicking the hyperlinks in this table:


ASC-C63   NINTH DRAFT Meeting Schedule for May 8-11, 2017

Mon May 8





1000 1200  C63.26 WG - Jones, Steve

1500 - 1700 - C63.30 WPT WG  (Travis Thul)

1730 - 1830 - Below 30MHz task group (DeLisi, Bob)


0800 - 1200 -  C63.4 WG (Heirman, Don)

1300 1500    C63.4 WGa (amendment) (Heirman, Don)



0800-1200 - Open for general WG discussions

1300-1500 - Open for general WG discussions


Tue May 9





0800 1200 C63.10 WG - Nixon, Jason

1300 1600 C63.31 ISM (MP-5) WG - Derek Walton

1700 1900 - US EMC Standards Corporation - Board Meeting*


0800 - 1000 C63.25 WG Dan Sigouin

1000 - 1200 - C63.15WG - (Heirman, Don)

1300 - 1500 SC5Hare, Ed

1500-1700 - SC2 Dilay, Chris




0800 - 1000 - C63.14WG / C63.28WG - Dilay, Chris

1300-1500 - SC7 - (Vladimir Bazhanov)


1500 -1700 -  SC6 Randy Long



Wed May 10





 0800-1000 - SC4 (Wall, Art)

1000-1200 SC3 Heirman, Don

1300 1500 SC8 Berger, Stephen

1500 -1700 - SC1 Zhong Chen

1700 1830 - C63
Steering Committee**


0800 - 1200 - C63.19 WG  (Berger, Stephen)

1300 - 1500 - SC3/WPT task force - (Fanning, Craig) 

1500-1700 - C63.29 Lighting WG
- Mendoza, Ernesto 


Thu May 11





0830 1200 - Main Committee

1300 1600 - Main Committee


        *  US EMC Standards Corp Board members only.  
       **   Steering Committee members only.

Jerry = Red

Allen = Green


Contact information for the meeting and answers to most questions received about meetings:


Please read this entire page before asking questions. Most questions are covered here or in one of the links provided for more information.

For questions about the meeting facility, first read the information on this page that describes the facility. Jerry Ramie is the C63 point of contact.

For questions about the Main Committee, Subcommittee or Working Group meeting dates and times, see the meeting schedule.

For questions about the subjects that will be covered in the Subcommittee meetings on Tuesday or Wednesday, see the agenda for each Subcommittee posted with the meeting schedule, or contact the appropriate Subcommittee Chair. Follow the links on the Subcommittee page to the list of members and click on the name of the Chair for contact information.


For questions about the subjects that will be covered in the Working Group meetings on Monday, Tuesday or Thursday late afternoon, contact the appropriate Working Group Chair, using the links on the meeting schedule. The Working Groups are also listed on the pages for each Subcommittee on the C63 web page. Go to the Subcommittee page, click on the list of members, then scroll down that list until you get to the Working Group you are interested in. Click on the name of the Working Group Chair for contact information.


For questions about the C63 Main Committee meeting on Thursday, first read the Generic Agenda for the meeting. If you still have questions, you may contact Dan Hoolihan, the C63 Chair.


Some of the Subcommittee or Working Group Chairs are allowing webinar participation in their meeting. Contact the appropriate Chair of the Subcommittee or Working Group to find out if they are holding a teleconference and how to log in.


There will be no telephone or webinar participation in the Main Committee meeting on Thursday.


                     The meeting room will be open from 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM.

                     A data projector is available in the meeting rooms.

                     A wireless internet connection is available in the meeting rooms.

                     Coffee, tea and soft drinks will be available in the meeting rooms.

                     Lunch will be in the meeting rooms.


Directions to the Host Hotel:


Directions to the Host Hotel
Self-parking is


Air transportation:


Recommended: Washington Dulles International Airport (IAD)

Ground transportation:


A variety of ground transportation options are available at Washington Dulles International Airport (IAD) conveniently connecting the Airport to surrounding hotels, tourist attractions, businesses and residences.

Shuttle services: Shared-Ride Van operators provide door-to-door service to and from Washington Dulles International Airport to the Washington, D.C. Metro Area, Virginia and Maryland. The shared van counters are located on the lower level of the Main Terminal, down the ramps towards Door 2 and Door 6.


Taxi Service: Washington Flyer Taxicabs serve Dulles International exclusively with 24-hour service to and from the Airport. Customers may pick up taxis on the lower level of the Main Terminal outside of Doors 2 or 6. Signs inside the terminal will direct you down the ramp and outside from the baggage claim level to the taxi queues.


Uber/Lyft pick-up: Authorized Uber and Lyft drivers may pick up their customers at Dulles International. Customers can access services from their smartphone and coordinate directly with their driver for pickup location.

Metro Rail:
Dulles International offers direct service to Metro's Silver Line via the Silver Line Express Bus.  The Silver Line Express Bus departs from the Arrivals level of the Main Terminal, Door 4. Proceed up the ramp where you may purchase tickets at the counter. 


Automobile rental at airport:


Rental cars: All rental car companies are located at the airport. Free shuttle buses take customers between the rental lot and the Main Terminal. Contact the rental company directly to make or change a rental car reservation.

Nearby hotels:


Attendees will be responsible for making their own reservations. When calling any nearby hotels to make your reservation, you should ask for the A2LA Corporate Rate. Check with the hotel for final rates. Most meeting attendees stay at the Host Hotel:

Hilton Garden Inn

7226 Corporate Ct,
Frederick, MD 21703



Standard Rate: $122 USD plus tax per night for single or double occupancy. Includes complimentary wireless internet access in the guest rooms, complimentary use of Fitness Center and Business Center.


Parking: Overnight self-parking is available for hotel guests for free.

Cut-off Date: Please make your reservation by March 30, 2017 in order secure your room rate.

Reservations: Click here or call 1-240-566-1500

Alternate Hotel:
Homewood Suites (A2LA rate avail.)
4950 Westview Drive, Frederick, Maryland, 21703, USA

Phone: (301) 663-9600

Discover everything you need for a successful stay in a modern suite at this extended-stay hotel.


Other hotels in the area:


Fairfield Inn & Suites Frederick

5220 Westview Dr, Frederick, MD 21703

Phone: (301) 631-2000

Bright hotel with an indoor pool & an exercise room, plus free WiFi & hot breakfast.

Residence Inn Frederick
5230 Westview Dr, Frederick, MD 21703
Phone: (301) 360-0010
Bright, relaxed studios & suites with full kitchens, plus an indoor pool & free hot breakfast.


Courtyard Frederick

5225 Westview Dr, Frederick, MD 21703

Phone: (301) 631-9030
Modern hotel with an indoor pool, a restaurant & a courtyard, plus free parking.


Extended Stay America

5240 Westview Dr, Frederick, MD 21703

Phone: (301) 668-0808
Straightforward hotel offering casual suites with full kitchens, plus free Wi-Fi & breakfast.

Holiday Inn Frederick-Conference Center at Fsk Mall
5400 Holiday Dr, Frederick, MD 21703
Phone: (301) 694-7500
Casual option offering meeting space & a business center, plus a restaurant, bar, pool & gym.

TownePlace Suites Frederick
5050 Westview Dr, Frederick, MD 21703
Phone: (301) 624-0050
Straightforward choice with free continental breakfast, plus quarters with fully equipped kitchens.

Country Inn & Suites By Carlson, Frederick, MD
5579 Spectrum Dr, Frederick, MD 21703
Phone: (301) 695-2881
Relaxed hotel offering contemporary rooms & suites, plus free hot breakfast & a fitness center.

Days Inn Frederick
5646 Buckeystown Pike, Frederick, MD 21704
Phone: (301) 694-6600
Straightforward hotel with free continental breakfast, parking & WiFi, plus an outdoor pool.

Comfort Inn
7300 Executive Way, Frederick, MD 21704
Phone: (301) 668-7272
Budget hotel with basic rooms, plus free hot breakfast buffet & WiFi.

Hampton Inn - Frederick
5311 Buckeystown Pike, Frederick, MD
Phone: (844) 349-0343
In the business district, minutes from Westview Promenade, and close to Francis Scott Key Mall, this hotel is within close proximity of Monocacy National Battlefield and Harry Grove Stadium.



There is a restaurant within the host hotel and several restaurants nearby.


Local Attractions and Fun Stuff to Do:


Things to do in Frederick, MD