Welcome to the 2017 annual meeting of SRS (Svenska Rymdforskares Samarbetsgrupp) that this year is hosted by KTH in a collaboration between the Particle and Astroparticle Physics group and KTH Space Center.
The meeting will be held at AlbaNova University Center, the Stockholm Center for Physics, Astronomy and Biotechnology. More information about the venue and how to get there can be found here.
A preliminary timetable with speakers can be found under 'Timetable'.
The Swedish National Space Board (SNSB) invites all participants to the SRS dinner 19:00 the 16 March at Tekniska Museet.
The main course is grilled char with mushroom ragout and potato salad and for dessert chocolate mousse with raspberry and mint. Any allergies or food preferences should be mentioned in the registration. The dinner includes one glass of wine/beer/alcohol free beverage as well as coffee. There will be a possibility to purchase additional beverage during dinner.
How to get to Tekniska Museet
By foot: If you want to stretch your legs before dinner there is a 4.5km walk from AlbaNova to Tekniska museet. See this link for directions.
By bus: There are several ways to get to Tekniska museet by bus, see Stockholm public transport journey planner. The bus stop closest to Tekniska Museet is “Museiparken”.
There will be a possibility to mingle and see the exhibition 100 Innovations from 18:30 until the dinner starts.
As usual the meeting is free of charge, note however that lunch is not included. Last day to register for the meeting is 2 March. If you want to present a poster, please indicate this in the registration form.
All posters will be presented in a rapid presentation format at the meeting, displayed for the entire meeting and discussed at a dedicated poster session. The maximum poster size is A0 (width 841 mm, height 1 189 mm).
Poster presentation instructions:
Participants who wish to present their posters will have the opportunity to do so during a minute presentation before lunch on the 16th of March. The minute presentation should only contain one slide to be uploaded on a dedicated computer before the presentation starts - for example during the coffee break.
Internet access during the meeting is available through the eduroam wireless network.
Accommodation has not been prebooked so please make sure that you book a hotel as soon as possible.
SNSB intends to support a number of Ph.D. students for travel and accommodation. The deadline for applications is 23 February. Please provide the following information to Johan Köhler, SNSB (email@example.com) with “SRS travel grant” in the subject header:
Name of applicant:
Name of supervisor:
Short motivation for attending the meeting:
Cost estimate for travel and accommodation:
Title of the Poster you intend to present:
Name and contact details to person responsible for invoicing:
Local organisers: Linda Eliasson and Mark Pearce.
Contact: Linda Eliasson.
For information about SRS, please visit http://www.snsb.se/sv/Mediebank/Forskare/SRS/.