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The eleventh OPTICON Gaia Science Alerts workshop will be held online 18-22 January 2021

The main goals of this year's workshop are:

  • update on the Gaia mission
  • update on the improvements in the Gaia Alerts
  • Gaia Alerts highlights and results
  • synergies with radio, X-ray and high energy
  • new members of the telescope network
  • new photometric calibration server
  • organization of the follow-up
  • future of alerts and extension of Gaia

Workshop Organising Committee

Workshop Organising Committee:

  • Lukasz Wyrzykowski (Warsaw)
  • Simon Hodgkin (Cambridge)
  • Rob Beswick (Manchester)
  • Marius Maskoliunas (Vilnius)
  • Kasia Kruszynska (Warsaw)
  • Nada Ihanec (Warsaw)
  • Gerry Gilmore (Cambridge)

The workshop is supported jointly by the EC H2020 OPTICON grant no 730890 and Lithuanian RC DAINA grant no S-LL-19-2.

The workshop holds the honorary patronage of the Polish Space Agency (POLSA).