[AstroPy] AstroPy Coordination Meeting this fall

Thomas Robitaille thomas.robitaille at gmail.com
Thu Aug 4 12:41:26 EDT 2011

Hi everyone,

If you are interested in coming to the coordination meeting in the
fall and haven't voted for a date yet, please indicate your preference
by the end of this week so we can make a decision. By the way, if you
can't make either date, you can select 'neither'.



On 26 July 2011 17:38, Thomas Robitaille <thomas.robitaille at gmail.com> wrote:
> Hi everyone,
> Following the poll on a coordination meeting this fall, it looks like
> the CfA is convenient for the most people, so Tom Aldcroft and myself
> have been looking into when/how we could organize this. We are
> envisaging a two-day AstroPy development coordination meeting for
> AstroPy (not a general Python in Astronomy meeting, which could happen
> as a AAS splinter for example). We've come up with a couple of dates
> that would be best in terms of logistics, namely September 8-9th and
> October 12-13th.
> Note that this would be more of an informal meeting than a conference
> (no 'official' catering for example). We're planning on booking a
> meeting room big enough for 30-40 people with a projector, tables, and
> (of course) internet. We will also try and make sure that we can hold
> meetings in smaller sub-groups for coordination relating to specific
> components on one of the days.
> We've created a poll at the following URL where you can indicate your
> name and preferences:
> http://www.doodle.com/7ea9i6frm95tekv9
> If neither of the dates work, please indicate it so we can discuss this further!
> Thanks!
> Thomas
> ps: In case this is relevant to some of you, the AAS HEAD meeting is
> 7-10th September in Rhode Island, which would conflict with the first
> set of dates.

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