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IAU Special Sessions (GA)

SpS11: IAU Strategic Plan and the Global Office of Astronomy for Development

Start date/time

August 27, 2012, 00:00

End date/time

August 28, 2012

Place

Beijing,
China Nanjing

Contact

Kevin Govender
kg@astro4dev.org

Event website

http://www.astro4dev.org/index.php/oadevents/iauga


SOC Chair: Kevin Govender (South Africa)

SOC Members: George Miley (Netherlands), Khotso Mokhele (South Africa), Kaz Sekiguchi (Japan), Megan Donahue (United States), Claude Carignan (Canada), Patricia Whitelock( South Africa)

Editors of Proceedings: Kevin Govender (South Africa), George Miley (Netherlands) 

Topics:

  • IAU Strategic Plan "Astronomy for the Developing World"
  • The IAU Global Office of Astronomy for Development
  • Regional nodes for "Astronomy for Development" activities
  • Sector Task Forces
  • Volunteers and volunteer opportunities

 

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