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The NSF-NASA-DOE Astronomy and Astrophysics Advisory Committee (AAAC) will meet from September 26-27, 2019 at NSF headquarters, 2415 Eisenhower Ave., Alexandria, VA.  The meeting on September 26 is 9:00 am – 5:00 pm and on September 27 is 9:00 am – 12:00 pm ET.

The agenda is posted on the committee’s website.

More information is in the Federal Register notice, which is reproduced below.

Astronomy and Astrophysics Advisory Committee; Notice of Meeting

    In accordance with the Federal Advisory Committee Act (Pub. L. 92-
463, as amended), the National Science Foundation (NSF) announces the 
following meeting:
    Name and Committee Code: Astronomy and Astrophysics Advisory 
Committee (#13883).
    Date and Time: September 26, 2019; 9:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m.; September 
27, 2019; 9:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m.
    Place: National Science Foundation, 2415 Eisenhower Avenue, 
Alexandria, VA 22314, Room E2020.
    Type of Meeting: Open.
    Attendance information for the meeting will be forthcoming on the 
website: https://www.nsf.gov/mps/ast/aaac.jsp.
    Contact Person: Dr. Christopher Davis, Program Director, Division 
of Astronomical Sciences, Suite W 9136; National Science Foundation, 
2415 Eisenhower Avenue, Alexandria, VA 22314; Telephone: 703-292-4910.
    Purpose of Meeting: To provide advice and recommendations to the 
National Science Foundation (NSF), the National Aeronautics and Space 
Administration (NASA) and the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) on issues 
within the field of astronomy and astrophysics that are of mutual 
interest and concern to the agencies.
    Agenda: To hear presentations of current programming by 
representatives from NSF, NASA, DOE and other agencies relevant to 
astronomy and astrophysics; to discuss current and potential areas of 
cooperation between the agencies; to formulate recommendations for 
continued and new areas of cooperation and mechanisms for achieving 


September 26, 2019 @ 7:00 am
September 27, 2019 @ 11:00 pm