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32nd International Union of Radio Science General Assembly & Scientific Symposium * Montreal, Canada * 19-27 August 2017 Home Page

Program/Scientific Program
URSI 2017 GASS Preliminary Program

Please note that the following is a preliminary program summary and is therefore subject to change. Authors will be advised of their exact presentation times through individual notification. A Preliminary Detailed Program listing session dates, times and locations is now available and will be updated as necessary. A mobile app will be produced that will list all the latest updates in real time and will be available shortly before the event.

Friday, August 18
15:00‑17:00 Young Scientist Award: Early cheque collection
Saturday, August 19
8:00‑17:00 Registration /Information Desk Open
8:00‑12:00 Short Courses/Workshops/Summer School
11:00‑13:00 Board Meeting
12:00‑14:00 Lunch on own
14:00‑18:00 Short Courses/Workshops/Summer School
14:00‑18:00 Coordinating Committee Meeting
Sunday, August 20
8:00‑17:00 Registration /Information Desk Open
8:00‑12:00 Short Courses/Workshops/Summer School
8:00‑12:00 Council Meeting 1
12:00‑14:00 Lunch on own
14:00‑15:30 Short Courses/Workshops/Summer School
14:00‑15:30 Council Meeting 1
15:40‑18:00 OPENING CEREMONY
18:20‑21:00 OPENING RECEPTION
Monday, August 21
8:00‑17:00 Registration /Information Desk Open
8:00‑8:20 Overview ‑ Technical Sessions
8:20‑9:20 Technical Sessions ‑ All Commissions
9:20‑9:40 Break
9:40‑10:40 Tutorial Commission B
9:40‑10:40 Technical Sessions ‑ all Commissions except B
10:40‑11:00 Break
11:00‑12:00 General Lecture 1
12:00‑13:40 Lunch on own
13:21‑15:50 Solar Eclipse Viewing Events
13:40‑14:40 Tutorial Commission J
13:40‑14:40 Technical Sessions ‑ all Commissions except J
15:00‑17:40 Student Paper Competition
15:40‑16:00 Break
16:00‑17:40 Technical Sessions ‑ All Commissions
17:40‑19:00 Commission Business Meetings 1
19:00‑22:00 YOUNG SCIENTIST RECEPTION
Tuesday, August 22
8:00‑17:00 Registration /Information Desk Open
8:00‑9:20 Technical Sessions ‑ All Commissions
9:20‑9:40 Break
9:40‑10:40 Technical Sessions ‑ All Commissions
11:00‑12:00 Tutorial Commission K
11:00‑12:00 Technical Sessions ‑ all Commissions except K
12:00‑13:40 Lunch on own
13:40‑14:40 Tutorial Commission H
13:40‑14:40 Technical Sessions ‑ all Commissions except H
14:40‑15:40 Technical Sessions ‑ All Commissions
15:40‑16:00 Break
16:00‑19:00 Poster Session 1
17:00‑19:00 Council Meeting 2
Wednesday, August 23
8:00‑17:00 Registration /Information Desk Open
8:00‑17:40 Commission GHJ Workshop ‑ Extreme Space Weather Environments
8:00‑9:20 Technical Sessions ‑ All Commissions
9:20‑9:40 Break
9:40‑10:40 Tutorial Commission C
9:40‑10:40 Technical Sessions ‑ all Commissions except C
10:40‑11:00 Break
11:00‑12:00 General Lecture 2
12:00‑13:40 Lunch on own
13:40‑14:40 Tutorial Commission D
13:40‑14:40 Technical Sessions ‑ all Commissions except D
14:40‑15:40 Technical Sessions ‑ All Commissions
15:40‑16:00 Break
16:00‑17:40 Technical Sessions ‑ All Commissions
17:40‑19:00 Commission Business Meetings 2
19:00‑22:00 BANQUET
Thursday, August 24
8:00‑17:00 Registration /Information Desk Open
8:00‑9:20 Technical Sessions ‑ All Commissions
9:20‑9:40 Break
9:40‑11:00 Technical Sessions ‑ All Commissions
11:00‑12:00 Tutorial Commission A
11:00‑12:00 Technical Sessions ‑ all Commissions except A
12:00‑13:40 Lunch on own
13:40‑14:40 Tutorial Commission F
13:40‑14:40 Technical Sessions ‑ all Commissions except F
14:40‑15:40 Technical Sessions ‑ All Commissions
15:40‑16:00 Break
16:00‑19:00 Poster Session 2
17:00‑19:00 Council Meeting 3
Friday, August 25
8:00‑17:00 Registration /Information Desk Open
8:00‑9:20 Technical Sessions ‑ All Commissions
9:20‑9:40 Break
9:40‑10:40 Tutorial Commission E
9:40‑1040 Technical Sessions ‑ all Commissions except E
10:40‑11:00 Break
11:00‑12:00 General Lecture 3
12:00‑13:40 Lunch on own
13:40‑14:40 Tutorial Commission G
13:40‑14:40 Technical Sessions ‑ all Commissions except G
14:40‑15:40 Technical Sessions ‑ All Commissions
15:40‑16:00 Break
16:00‑17:40 Technical Sessions ‑ All Commissions
17:40‑19:20 Commission Business Meetings 3
Saturday, August 26
8:00‑17:00 Registration /Information Desk Open
8:00‑9:20 Technical Sessions ‑ All Commissions
8:00‑10:40 Council Meeting 4
9:20‑9:40 Break
9:40‑10:40 Technical Sessions ‑ All Commissions
10:40‑11:00 Break
11:00‑12:00 Public Lecture
12:00‑13:40 Lunch on own
13:40‑15:20 Lunch on own
15:20‑17:40 New Coordinating Committee
17:40‑18:40 New Board