GTRI

GTRI Headquarters, Atlanta, GA

Visit GTRI Headquarters

The GTRI Headquarters/GTRI Conference Center Building is next door to Georgia Public Broadcasting.

From Hartsfield International Airport and Points South of Atlanta

  1. Take I-75/I-85 North through downtown Atlanta to the 14th Street/10th Street exit.
  2. Go straight, passing through one intersection which is 10th Street.
  3. Turn LEFT at 14th Street to cross over the interstate.
  4. The GTRI Headquarters/GTRI Conference Center Building is on the left (between the Georgia Public Broadcasting building and the Silver Skillet).
  5. Parking is available in the parking deck that is located between the GTRI Headquarters Building and the Georgia Public Broadcasting building.

From Points North/Northeast of Atlanta (driving south on Ga-400 or I-85)

  1. Take I-85 South to exit#84 marked 10th/14th/17th Streets.
  2. Take the 10th Street Exit branch veering to the LEFT.
  3. Take the 14th St exit turning to the RIGHT.
  4. The GTRI Headquarters/GTRI Conference Center Building is on the left (between the Georgia Public Broadcasting building and the Silver Skillet).
  5. Parking is available in the parking deck that is located between the GTRI Headquarters Building and the Georgia Public Broadcasting Building.

From Points Northwest of Atlanta

  1. Take I-75 South to exit#250 marked Techwood/14th/10th Streets (and becomes) 16th/14th/10th Streets (still exit#250).
  2. Veer right onto 14th/10th St. branch.
  3. Turn RIGHT onto 14th Street.
  4. The GTRI Headquarters/GTRI Conference Center Building is on the left (between the Georgia Public Broadcasting building and the Silver Skillet).
  5. Parking is available in the parking deck that is located between the GTRI Headquarters Building and the Georgia Public Broadcasting Building.

From Points West of Atlanta

  1. Take I-20 East to I-75/I-85 North.
  2. Take I-75/I-85 North through downtown Atlanta to the 14th Street/10th Street exit.
  3. Go straight, passing through one intersection which is 10th Street.
  4. Turn LEFT at 14th Street to cross over the interstate.
  5. The GTRI Headquarters/GTRI Conference Center Building is on the left (between the Georgia Public Broadcasting building and the Silver Skillet).
  6. Parking is available in the parking deck that is located between the GTRI Headquarters Building and the Georgia Public Broadcasting building.

From Points East of Atlanta

  1. Take I-20 West to I-75/I-85 North.
  2. Take I-75/I-85 North through downtown Atlanta to the 14th Street/10th Street exit.
  3. Go straight, passing through one intersection which is 10th Street.
  4. Turn LEFT at 14th Street to cross over the interstate.
  5. The GTRI Headquarters/GTRI Conference Center Building is on the left (between the Georgia Public Broadcasting building and the Silver Skillet).
  6. Parking is available in the parking deck that is located between the GTRI Headquarters Building and the Georgia Public Broadcasting building.

The GTRI Headquarters/GTRI Conference Center Building is next door to Georgia Public Broadcasting. The building is conveniently reached by the Metropolitan Atlanta Rapid Transit Authority (MARTA). For information about MARTA, visit their Web site, especially their how to ride MARTA page. You also can call MARTA customer information at 404-848-4711.

MARTA Directions

  1. Ride MARTA to the Arts Center Station, located on West Peachtree Street. The GTRI Headquarters Building/GTRI Conference Center Building can be reached by bus or by foot.
  2. To reach the GTRI Conference Center building by bus from the Arts Center Station: After you exit the train, take the stairs, escalator or elevator to the bus level and board the 98 West End/Arts Center bus, which runs directly to the GTRI Headquarters Building on 14th Street. The bus will leave the station, arrive on 14th Street and cross over Interstate 75/85. The GTRI Headquarters Building will be on your left just before the intersection with Westshire Place. The building is large and prominent and next door to Georgia Public Broadcasting. After exiting the bus, cross the street.
  3. To reach the GTRI Headquarters Building by foot from the Arts Center Station, after you exit the train, go up one level and exit to West Peachtree Street. Follow the street left (south) one block to the intersection with 14th Street, at which point you will have reached 14th Street. A large skyscraper, Atlantic Center, will be on your left. Crossing West Peachtree, go right (west) on 14th Street, which will be downhill. Keep walking. You will pass over the interstate. The GTRI Headquarters Building will be on your left, just before the intersection with Westshire Place. The building is large and prominent and next door to Georgia Public Broadcasting.

Visitor Procedures

Classified visits are necessary when the purpose of the visits cannot be achieved without access to, or disclosure of, classified information. All classified visits require advance notification to and approval of GTRI.

Visits to the Institute Involving Access to Classified Information

  1. GTRI visitors must sign in and out on the register for classified visits with the building attendant of the building visited. All visitors attending classified meetings must have an approved classified visit request for the specific visit on file with the GTRI Research Security Department.
  2. All visitors will have their identity verified and remain under constant escort when in areas in which classified work is in progress or classified information is available, unless otherwise authorized by the Research Security Department. The designated escort will be made aware of the visitor's access and movement limitations by the visitor's point of contact. Transfer of escort responsibility to another employee will be accomplished directly and personally.
  3. Visitors will be prohibited from making recordings during classified discussions, or taking photographs in any area where classified information might be recorded on film, unless the visitor has received prior written approval by the Government Contracting Authority (GCA) whose classified information is involved. A copy of this authorization must be provided to GTRI's director of research security in advance of the visit.
  4. Classified material may not be released to a visitor without prior written approval of the GCA, except as required in connection with contract administration, in performance of a prime or subcontract or as necessary in connection with an official investigation.
  5. Representatives of the federal government, when acting in their official capacity as inspectors, investigators or auditors, may visit the Institute without advanced notification, provided these representatives present appropriate government credentials upon arrival.

Long-term Visitors

Long-term visitors will follow GTRI's security procedures while a resident in the facility. Additionally, long-term visitors will:

  1. Arrange for their own visits away from the facility through their own company security office.
  2. Execute a security agreement acknowledging that they will follow GTRI's security policies and procedures. (Government employees and intermittent visitors are excluded from this requirement.)
  3. Not be permitted to be custodians of classified material.

Visits Not Involving Access to Classified Information

  1. Visitors will not be permitted to obtain physical, visual or aural access to classified information or material.
  2. When required, the visitor will present satisfactory identification and complete and sign the visitor register with the building attendant of the building visited.
  3. Prior authorization from GTRI's director of research security will be required for non-escort status and authorization to bring reproduction or recording equipment or material into the facility to be used in conjunction with a classified visit.

Classified Visit Request

Ashley Pecks
Phone: 404-407-6661
Fax: 404-407-8691
JPAS SMO Code: 0KC834
E-mail: ashley.pecks@gtri.gatech.edu

When you request to visit, please have the name and phone number of your GTRI point of contact available.