Each day's sessions will be scheduled for a maximum of 5 hours (including a break in the middle), starting at 9:00 am pacific, ending at 2:00 pm (or before). That's 12:00 pm Eastern until 5:00 pm, and 1:00 pm Atlantic until 6:00 pm.
To assist everyone in enjoying their CASCA2020 online AGM experience, please review the Tips Sheet.
All participants at the CASCA2020 conference should familiarize themselves with the Code of Conduct and act accordingly throughout the conference.
Hover over iPoster sessions to see abstract and presenter list. Hover over CFHT for the CFHT break-out session schedule and room links. Use the 'x' button on the floating window to close.
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|Monday 25th||Tuesday 26th||Wednesday 27th||Thursday 28th|
|12:00 PM||Board meeting||GSW (Graduate Student Workshop)||Opening remarks||Plaskett Medal Talk
Cool white dwarf atmospheres: From condensed matter physics to stellar archeology
|Beals Prize Talk
Galaxy Clusters: Cosmology and Galaxy Evolution
|12:15 PM||Qilak Award Talk
Science Communication: Passion, Necessity, Career
|12:45 PM||Poster session 3 (a)
Education, Public Outreach, Equity, Diversity, & Inclusivity
|Poster session 4 (a)
|Poster session 4 (b)
Cosmology & Large Scale Structure
|1:00 PM||Dunlap Award Talk|
Past, Present and Future of Canadian Optical/Infrared Astronomy – A Very Personal Perspective
|1:45 PM||TMT update
|2:30 PM||LRP update
Pauline Barmby, Bryan Gaensler
|2:45 PM||Poster session 1 (a)
|Poster session 1 (b)
Exoplanets & Solar System
|Poster session 5 (a)
Observatories & Instruments
|Poster session 5 (b)
Compact Objects & Transients
|3:30PM||AGM Business meeting|
|3:45 PM||Poster session 2 (a)
|Poster session 2 (b)
Star Formation & ISM
|4:30 PM|| welcome reception at the beach in Virbela.
Virbela is a virtual campus available for Mac and PC.
VR if you have a Rift or Vive
|Blouin||Cool white dwarf atmospheres: From condensed matter physics to stellar archeology|
|Doyon||Past, Present and Future of Canadian Optical/Infrared Astronomy – A Very Personal Perspective|
|Bolduc-Duval||Science Communication: Passion, Necessity, Career|
|Yee||Galaxy Clusters: Cosmology and Galaxy Evolution|