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INTERAGENCY ASTRONOMY AND ASTROPHYSICS ADVISORY CMTE (AAAC), Jan 26-27, 2023, Alexandria, VA/virtual, 9:30 am-4:00 pm ET

The NSF-NASA-DOE Astronomy and Astrophysics Advisory Committee (AAAC) will meet virtually from January 26-27, 2023 from 9:30 am – 4:00 pm ET each day.

According to the AAAC website, this is a hybrid meeting. In-person attendance by the public at NSF, 2415 Eisenhower Ave., Alexandria, VA is permitted but the meeting contacts must be notified in advance. That webiste also has the Zoom link for those who want to attend virtually.

The agenda was not posted as of January 21.

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) (Virtual).
    Date and Time: January 26, 2023; 9:30 a.m.-4:00 p.m.; January 27, 
2023, 9:30 a.m.-4:00 p.m.
    Place: National Science Foundation, 2415 Eisenhower Avenue, 
Alexandria, VA 22314 (Zoom Videoconference).
    Attendance information for the meeting will be forthcoming on the 
AAAC website: https://www.nsf.gov/mps/ast/aaac.jsp.
    Type of Meeting: Open.
    Contact Person: Dr. Carrie Black, Program Director, Division of 
Astronomical Sciences, Suite W 9188, National Science Foundation, 2415 
Eisenhower Avenue, Alexandria, VA 22314; Telephone: 703-292-2426.
    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. To prepare the annual report.
    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 


January 26, 2023 @ 7:00 am
January 27, 2023 @ 11:00 pm