- Meeting venue
- Scientific Program
- Fees and accommodation
- Financial Support
- "Expression of interest" form
- Important dates
The meeting will have the usual 3.5 days structure, split between plenary
session and Working Group meetings:
27/3, AM: Calibration status of operational and future missions
27/3, PM: Working Groups meet
28/3, AM: Working Groups meet
28/3, PM: Special session I: Hitomi scientific payload: ground-based calibration and in-flight performance
29/3, AM: Special session II: The effective area concordance project: status
29/3, PM: Working Groups meet
30/3, AM: Working Groups report
Prospective participants are encouraged to submit a talk title and abstract
together with their registration (to open on December 15, 2016).
Fees and accomodation
The participation fee is expected to be about 1380 USD. It will cover
accommodation, all meals and coffee/tea breaks during the meeting, as well as
access to broadband wireless Internet network over the whole premises of the
The bulk of the reserved accommodations at the UCLA Conference Center are condolet style rooms. Each condolet has 2 independent bedrooms with attached bathroom/shower and a shared living room area. At registration it will be possible to specify the name of a person with whom one wishes to share her/his condolet.
An approximate breakdown of the registration fee costs is as follows:
- accommodation: 775 USD
- breakfasts and meals: 250 USD
- meeting registration fee: 350 USD
Grants will be available on a competitive basis
to partly cover the accomodation and registration costs,
thanks to a generous sponsorship by
COSPAR. Colleagues requiring
financial support will be asked to specify it in the registration form.
"Expression of interest" form
We ask prospective participants to confirm their intention to attend the
meeting by filling the "Expression of
interest" form, and send it to Karl
Forster and Trish Dobson
by November 30, 2016. Please do!
- 30 November 2016: send your "Expression of interest" form, please!
- 15 December 2016: registration opens
- 1 February 2017: deadline for registration and payment
- 1 March 2017: publication of the scientific program
- 27 March 2017: 12th IACHEC meeting starts
Co-sponsorship by COSPAR is gratefully acknowledged.