IAU e-Newsletter - Volume 2011 n°2
Sent electronically to Individual Members on September 20, 2011
by Ian Corbett, General Secretary
Important Dates and Deadlines
- Symposia 2013.
- General Assembly 2018.
- Gruber Foundation Fellowship.
- XXVIII General Assembly in Beijing, China, 20 – 31 August, 2012.
1. Symposia 2013
The deadline for the submission of Proposals is 1 December 2011.
2. General Assembly 2018
The deadline for submitting Letters of Intent to host the 2018 General Assembly is 1 November 2011.
3. Gruber Foundation Fellowship
The deadline for applications for Gruber Foundation Fellowships is 30 November 2011.
4. XXVIII General Assembly in Beijing, China, 20 – 31 August, 2012
- September, 2011: Early Registration Open
- 9 February, 2012: Early Registration Close
- March, 2012: Regular Registration Open
- 10 August, 2012: Regular Registration Close
- 19 August, 2012: On-site Registration Open
- 1 September, 2011: Online Abstract Submission Open
- 29 February, 2012: Online Abstract Submission Close
- 1 May, 2012: Abstract Notification to Submitters
- 15 November, 2011 Online Grant Application Open
- 29 February, 2012 Online Grant Application Close
- 8 May, 2012 Grant Notification to Applicants
- Kavli Prize
The deadline for nominations is 1 December 2011. The Kavli Prize is awarded for outstanding achievement in advancing our knowledge and understanding in the fields Astrophysics, Nanoscience and Neuroscience. Each Kavli Prize consists of USD 1,000,000, a scroll and a gold medal. More info at: http://www.kavliprize.no/artikkel/vis.html?tid=27137
- Gruber Foundation Cosmology Prize
The Cosmology Prize honours a leading cosmologist, astronomer, astrophysicist or scientific philosopher for theoretical, analytical, conceptual or observational discoveries leading to fundamental advances in our understanding of the universe. It comprises a gold medal and USD 500,000. The closing date for nominations is 15 December 2011. More at: http://www.gruberprizes.org/Nominations/Cosmology.php
IAU General Secretary
20 September 2011