2004 AMSAT-NA Space Symposium and Annual Meeting

AMSAT 35th Anniversary Celebration

October 8-10, 2004

Held in Conjunction with the Amateur Radio on the International Space Station (ARISS) International Delegates Meeting

October 10-13, 2004

Crowne Plaza Hotel

Arlington, Virginia

 

 

 

 Thursday October 7, 2004

 

Morning

8 am-noon            AMSAT Board Meeting, Alexandria 1

noon                 AMSAT Board Lunch Break

 

Afternoon

1 pm-5 pm            AMSAT Board Meeting, Alexandria 1

5 pm-6 pm            AMSAT Board Dinner Break

 

Evening

6 pm-9 pm            AMSAT Board Meeting, Alexandria 1

 

Friday October 8, 2004

 

Morning

8 am-noon            AMSAT Board Meeting, Alexandria 1

10 am-noon            Poster Session and Commercial Vendor Setup, Arlington 1

9 am-noon            Self-guided tours of DC on your own (via metrorail)

noon                 AMSAT Board Lunch Break

 

Afternoon

1 pm-5 pm            AMSAT Symposium Kickoff, Arlington 2&3

1-5 pm             Poster Sessions and Commercial vendors;

authors available during breaks, Arlington 1

 

Evening

5 pm-?             Informal Dinner on your own

6:00-7:30 pm   Poster Session, Commercial Vendors, Arlington 1

7:30-10 pm            Presidents Club Meeting, Jefferson


2004 AMSAT-NA Space Symposium and Annual Meeting

AMSAT 35th Anniversary Celebration

October 8-10, 2004

Held in Conjunction with the Amateur Radio on the International Space Station (ARISS) International Delegates Meeting

October 10-13, 2004

Crowne Plaza Hotel

Arlington, Virginia

 

Saturday October 9, 2004

 

Morning

8 am-noon            AMSAT Symposium (10 am-noon Education Session), Arlington 2&3

8 am-noon            Poster Sessions and Commercial vendors; Arlington 1

authors available during breaks

 

noon-1pm            Lunch on own

 

Afternoon

1 pm-1:30 pm            Awards Ceremony, Arlington 2&3

1:30-4 pm            AMSAT Symposium Papers, Arlington 2&3

1-4 pm             Poster Sessions and Commercial vendors;

authors available during breaks, Arlington 1

4 pm                Poster Session and Commercial Table Tear Down

4 pm-5 pm            AMSAT Annual Meeting, Arlington 2&3

 

Evening

7-7:30 pm        Attitude Adjustment, Arlington Ballroom

7:30-10 pm      Banquet, Keynote speaker, prize drawing, Special 35th Anniversary Celebration (Cake, reminiscing, highlights of our accomplishments), Arlington Ballroom

 

Sunday October 10, 2004

 

Morning

7 am-8 am            Area Coordinators Breakfast, Jefferson

8 am-noon            AMSAT Symposium, Arlington 2&3

 


2004 AMSAT-NA Space Symposium and Annual Meeting

AMSAT 35th Anniversary Celebration

October 8-10, 2004

Held in Conjunction with the Amateur Radio on the International Space Station (ARISS) International Delegates Meeting

October 10-13, 2004

Crowne Plaza Hotel

Arlington, Virginia

 

 

Sunday October 10, 2004

Afternoon

noon                 Bus leaves for tour to Air and Space Museum/Dulles Annex

1 pm-1:30 pm            Lunch at Air and Space Museum/Dulles Annex

1:30-4 pm            Air and Space Museum/Dulles Annex Tour

4 pm-5 pm            Travel Back to Hotel

5 pm                Arrive Crowne Plaza Hotel, Arlington, VA

 

Evening

6 pm-?             Dinner on your own; self guided evening tour of Washington DC, including Lincoln Memorial, Vietnam Veterans Memorial, Jefferson memorial, etc.

 

Monday October 11, 2004

 

Morning

9 am-noon            ARISS Meeting, Alexandria

noon-1pm            Lunch

 

Afternoon

1 pm-5 pm            ARISS Meeting, Alexandria

 

Evening

6 pm                Group Dinner; Optional Spy Museum Tour

 

Tuesday October 12, 2004

 

Morning

9 am-noon            ARISS Meeting, Alexandria

noon-1pm            Lunch

 

Afternoon

1 pm-5 pm            ARISS Meeting, Alexandria

 

Evening

6 pm                Group Dinner

 

Wednesday October 13, 2004

 

Morning

9 am-11 am            ARISS Meeting, Alexandria

11 am-noon            ARISS Concluding Remarks

noon-1pm            Lunch

 

Afternoon

Optional tour of DC museum (Examples include: Art Gallery, American History Museum, Air & Space, etc)