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Astronomy & Astrophysics sponsors IAU General Assembly poster session (January 2012)

Astronomy & Astrophysics IAU

Astronomy & Astrophysics is proud to inform you of its poster sponsorship of the IAU General Assembly which will be held in China, Beijing, from August 20-31, 2012.

IAU's General Assembly, held every three years, will bring together an expected 3,000 astronomers from all over the world to China and Beijing to present and discuss the latest breakthroughs in astronomy.

Over two weeks in August 2012, the General Assembly will address many timely topics and the latest scientific discoveries in a number of specialized areas. With 8 Symposia, 7 Joint Discussions and 18 Special Sessions, the General Assembly's scientific program will be broader than ever.

Attendance at the IAU XXVIII General Assembly (GA2012) is open to all Individual Members of the IAU. Students of astronomy and professional astronomers who are not IAU-members are equally welcome to attend. Upon submitting their registration, they will be issued an invitation from the IAU.