ELSA School on the Techniques of Gaia

This school (or workshop) was held on 28 September - 2 October 2009 at the Print Media Academy in Heidelberg.

The workshop consisted of presentations by the ELSA Fellows, lectures by invited experts, an excusion to ESOC (Darmstadt), and a brainstorming session on the future of space astrometry after Gaia. The meeting was attended by all 15 current ELSA Fellows (including a few who have formally already ended their appointments), 11 ELSA Scientists in Charge, 16 invited speakers, and half a dozen other participants.

Detailed information about the meeting is found here under the ELSA section of the GaiaWiki pages (login required). A pdf file containing the programme, list of participants, and other information about the meeting is found here.

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