Sent electronically to Individual Members on February 01, 2010
by Ian Corbett, General Secretary
Details on applying are on http://www.iau.org/grants_prizes/gruber_foundation/fellowships/procedure/
Please bring this to the attention of any likely candidates.
The deadline for the 2011 Peter and Patricia Gruber Fellowship will be changed to 30 November 2010: this is to allow candidates to know the outcome in good time for career development planning.
IB106 will appear in June 2010 and will be largely devoted to a celebration of IYA2009. The deadline for contributions to IB106 is 1 May 2010.
The Post Meeting Reports of the 2009 IAU Symposia are on-line and can be found at http://www.iau.org/static/scientific_meetings/postmr09.pdf
The process of selecting the nine 2011 IAU Symposia from 17 submitted proposals is now underway and will be completed at the Executive Committee meeting 11-13 May 2010.
Remember that the next General Assembly will take place in Beijing 20 – 31 August 2012. The deadline for Letters of Intent for 2012 Symposia, Special Sessions and Joint Discussions is15 September 2010.
Details can be found on http://iau.org/static/education/announcement_opportunity_oad.pdf
A total of 39 Expressions of Interest were received. The selection is expected to be made at the Executive Committee meeting 11-13 May 2010.
The abstract deadline is 18 February 2010. Further details can be found on http://www.cospar2010.org/portal.html