International Planetary Probe Site

Monterey County CVB Welcomes

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International Planetary Probe Workshop 2022

 Site Inspection

Thursday, July 22, 2021


Please accept our warmest welcome to Monterey from the Monterey County CVB. We invite you to use this microsite not only as a resource for your site inspection, but also as a resource for your future attendees. Let our Strategic Client Services team create a fully custom microsite for your program to help attendees learn about the destination, browse dining and activity listings, as well as access special offers prior to their arrival and while they are here.

Please refer to our Travel Alerts page for any relevant information over the dates of your visit. This page is regularly updated for COVID-19 and any other relevant destination insight.


Expected weather is mostly sunny throughout the week. Temps will be in the mid-60s will cool down to mid-50s at night. It is always a good idea to dress in layers and wear comfortable shoes for outdoor activities. For more information in regards to the weather in Monterey,

Site Inspection Attendees

Valerie Escobar, ESTRAD Business Operations Manager, Analytical Mechanics Associates


Sharon McKee, Entry Systems & Technology Division, Assistant Chief, NASA Ames Research Center

Wilson Cai, Administrative Support, MIRACORP for NASA Ames Research Center

Destination Contact

Lauren Siring, CMP, Senior Business Development Executive, Monterey County Convention & Visitors Bureau


Site Visit Itinerary:

Clients will carpool together and Lauren will have separate vehicle.

Thursday, July 22, 2021


Arrive at Embassy Suites Monterey Bay 

1441 Canyon Del Rey Seaside, CA 93955

Lauren arrives to meet clients

9:30 AM - 10:15 AM

Tour Embassy Suites Monterey Bay

1441 Canyon Del Rey Seaside, CA 93955


Contact Andrea Ferrara

10:15AM - 10:30AM

Drive to Asilomar Conference Grounds

800 Asilomar Ave Pacific Grove, CA 93950

10:30 AM - 11:30AM

Tour Asilomar Conference Grounds

800 Asilomar Ave Pacific Grove, CA 93950


Contact Linda Casey

11:30AM - 11:45AM

Drive to Portola Hotel & Spa

Two Portola Plaza Monterey, CA 93940

11:45AM - 12:45PM

Lunch at Old Fisherman's Wharf; Cafe Fina


1:00PM - 1:45PM

Tour Portola Hotel & Spa

Two Portola Plaza Monterey, CA 93940


Contact Jennifer Van Every

1:45PM - 2:15PM

Tour Monterey Conference Center

1 Portola Plaza Monterey CA 93940


Contact Olga Maximoff

2:30PM Departures

 I look forward to our time together and to showcase all that beautiful Monterey has to offer.

Warm regards,

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Lauren Siring, CMP
Monterey County Convention & Visitors Bureau
Senior Business Development Executive

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