24th Meeting of the European VLBI Group
for Geodesy and Astrometry (EVGA)

March 17-19 2019

Las Palmas (Gran Canaria, Spain)

The 24th European VLBI for Geodesy and Astrometry (EVGA) Working Meeting will be organized at Las Palmas (Gran Canaria, Spain) on March 17-19, 2019.

The scope of this meeting covers all aspects of geodetic and astrometric VLBI including hardware, correlation, analysis and results both scientifically and technologically.

The meeting will be combined with the 3rd IVS-VLBI School on March 14-16. The IVS-VLBI School will be announced separately.

The 20th IVS analysis Workshop will be organized on March 20 and is devoted to discussions of the operational aspects of data analysis in the framework of IVS. Other splinter meetings could be organized on March 20.

The 40th IVS Directing Board meeting will take place on March 21 (only open to the IVS DB members).

Schedule of events:

EVGA 2019 meeting registration during icebreaker reception on March 17, and from 08:30 on March 18.
Date Time Event Location
14 Mar 08:00 Bus transfer VLBI School day 1 Meeting point 1 & 2
14 Mar 08:45-19:00 VLBI School day 1 Telecom. Eng. School
15 Mar 09:00-20:00 VLBI School day 2 Telecom. Eng. School
16 Mar 09:00-18:00 VLBI School day 3 Telecom. Eng. School
16 Mar 20:00-23:00 VLBI School dinner Los Chorros Restaurant
17 Mar 19:00-21:00 Icebreaker, cocktail and registration AC Gran Canaria Hotel
18 Mar 08:15 Bus transfer EVGA Meeting day 1 Meeting point 1 & 2
18 Mar 09:00-19:30 EVGA Meeting day 1 Architecture Faculty
19 Mar 09:00-19:30 EVGA Meeting day 2 Architecture Faculty
19 Mar 20:00-23:00 EVGA dinner La Marinera Restaurant
20 Mar 08:30-09:30 VTC face-to-face meeting Architecture Faculty
20 Mar 09:30-12:00 18th Analysis Workshop Architecture Faculty
20 Mar 12:00-17:00 Lunch and Excursion Puerto de las Nieves - Agaete
20 Mar 18:00-20:30 Southern VLBI Astrometry Group Meeting Architecture Faculty
21 Mar 09:00-18:00 IVS Directing Board Meeting (closed) AC Gran Canaria Hotel