[amsat-bb] Re: Schedule for 2010 AMSAT Space Symposium ?

JoAnne Maenpaa k9jkm at comcast.net
Mon Aug 2 06:31:31 PDT 2010

Hi Tom,

You asked:
> Does anyone know what time events will start on 
> Friday, October 8th?

The 2010 Symposium Committee is at work regarding the details of 
The schedule. The details depend on the topics and quantity of the 
presentations still being worked on by the authors.

We will generally follow the timing framework of previous year's
Symposiums which can be summarized as:

Thursday, October 7
AMSAT Board of Directors Meeting

Morning Friday, October 8
Symposium Registration Opens
AMSAT Board of Directors Meeting continues

Friday, October 8 (1300)
Registration continues
Symposium Opening Remarks and Introductions
First Round of Presentations until ~1700

Saturday, October 9
Registration continues 
Second Round of Presentations (0800 - 1000)
AMSAT General Membership Meeting (1000 - 1200)
Third Round of Presentations (1300 - 1700) 
Attitude Adjustment with Cash Bar and Gathering (~1800)
AMSAT Annual Banquet and Speaker (~1900)
Door Prize Drawing (~2100)

Sunday, October 10
Area Coordinators Field Ops Breakfast
Fourth Round of Presentations (0800 - 1000)
Symposium Closing Remarks
Tour of FermiLab Tevatron (1200 - 1500 approx.)

The times listed are US Central Daylight Time (UTC - 5).

AMSAT's 2010 Symposium Committee looks forward to welcoming
everyone to Chicago this October!

73 de JoAnne K9JKM
k9jkm at amsat.org 
Editor, AMSAT News Service
Copy Editor, AMSAT Journal
2010 Symposium Proceedings Editor

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