11th IACHEC meeting

29 February - 3 March 2016, IUCAA (Pune, India)

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Meeting venue

The 11th IACHEC meeting will be held at the Inter-University Center for Astronomy and Astrophysics (IUCAA; Pune, India) from the 29th of February to the 3rd of March.

Meeting program

The meeting will last 3.5 days. It will start on Monday morning, and it will close before lunch on Thursday. Participants are expected to arrive in Pune no later than Sunday, February 28.

The meeting will have the usual structure, alternating reports on the calibration status of operational and future missions, special plenary sessions, and Working Group meetings:

There is still room for special evening sessions. If you are interested in organizing a special evening session, please contact the scientific organizers.

Registration and logistics

Prospective participants are invited to register by the 1st of December 2015 using the on-line registration form. The early registration is required to obtain the clearance letter from the Indian authorities - a pre-requisite to ask for a conference entry visa. You may find more information on the visa procedure, at the IUCAA meeting web page.

Accommodation will be available at the IUCAA campus (on a strict "first-ask-first-serve" basis) as well as in nearby hotels. Please, specify your preferred accommodation in the on-line registration form. If you wish to stay in a hotel, please book the room by yourself. A free-of-charge shuttle bus from/to the meeting venue will be available for the meeting participants during the days of the meeting.

The registration fee for overseas participants is USD 250. It covers all meals and coffee/tea breaks during the meeting, as well as access to broadband wireless Internet network in all the meeting rooms. The fee covers also the accommodation costs at the IUCAA campus and a shuttle bus from/to the hotels to/from the meeting venue during the days of the meeting.

Important dates

For any information, please contact the Local Organizing Committee. Looking forward to meeting you all at IUCAA!

View of the IUCAA campus dome.

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The 11th IACHEC meeting will be held at the IUCAA (Pune, India) from February 29 to March 3 2016, Please, register through the on-line registration form by December 1, 2015.

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