Agenda

Important dates for the Africa Initiative for Planetary and Space Sciences

  • 23/07/17 – Santa Fe, U.S.A. Presentation of the AFIPS during the Council of the Meteoritical Society by H. Chennaoui-Aoudjehane
  • 27/07/17/ – Santa Fe, U.S.A. Poster Presentation of the AFIPS during the Annual Meeting of the Meteoritical Society by H. Chennaoui-Aoudjehane.
  • 13/08/17 – Paris, France. Oral presentation of the AFIPS by D. Baratoux to the Board of Directors of the Geochemical Society and Council of the European Association of Geochemistry
  • 14/08/17 – Paris, France. Oral Presentation of the AFIPS by D. Baratoux at the Goldschmidt Conference,
  • 17/08/17 – Paris, France. Lunch-time discussion with EAG president, vice-president, busyness manager and GS president during the Goldschmidt Conference.
  • 01/09/17 – Paris, France. Meeting between the Ambassador of France in Senegal (Christophe Bigot), and the President of Uranoscope de France (Christian Bourdeille) about the first Astronomical Observatory in Senegal.
  • 05/09/17 – Dakar, Senegal. Meeting between Yves Mahé, Scientific and Cultural Councillor of the Ambassade of France in Senegal, and D. Baratoux (AFIPS) about the first Astronomical Observatory in Senegal.
  • 29/09/17 – Communication of the members of the steering committee.
  • Late October – Communication of the members of the scientific advisory committee and education & outreach committee
  • 3/11/17 – Interview on RFI, by Caroline Fillette, of Maram KAIRE and David BARATOUX about the Africa Initiative for Planetary and Space Sciences. The interview will take place at the Institut Fondamental d’Afrique Noire Cheikh Anta Diop in Dakar, Senegal.
  • November – Call for short proposals for the section of the location of AFIPS workshops to be organized in 2018 (to be confirmed).
  • December 2017, New Orleans. Presentation of the AFIPS at the AGU fall Meeting, New Orleans, U.S.A.