The 12th Meeting of the CEOS Atmospheric Composition Virtual Constellation (AC-VC)
Hosted by: Korea National Institute of Environmental Research (NIER)
Location: Yonsei University, Seoul, Korea
The 2016 Geostationary Environment Monitoring Spectrometer (GEMS) Science Team and AC-VC-12 will be held in Seoul, Korea during the week of October 10th, 2016.
These meetings will be held consecutively on the campus of Yonsei University for the convenience of participants who wish to participate in both meetings. Both meetings welcome all participants interested in the topics indicated in the Tentative Agenda below.
Please register to ensure space is available and to receive agenda and travel updates.
Note: All NASA participants in the AC-VC Meeting from October 13th – 14th must also request approval via the NASA Conference Tracking System (NCTS). The NCTS Code is 27325-17. NCTS approval is not required for NASA participants in the GEMS Meeting from October 10th – 12th.
October 10th – 11th: GEMS science algorithms, instrument development, and GEMS applications
October 12th: GEMS Tutorial lectures (all day), GEMS algorithm review (few people)
October 13th: Half-day sessions on Air Quality Constellation, Ozone Trends
October 14th: Greenhouse Gas Constellation, Side Meetings
October 15th : Possible Seoul Group Tour or Other Activity
Hotel & Travel Information
We have requested a room block at three hotels at a discounted rate for meeting participants until September, 5th. Anyone planning to reserve a room at one of these hotels should complete and send the appropriate reservation request provided below and send it to the specified contact before September 5th, 2016. Directions from the airport to each hotel and to Yonsei University are also provided below. Please use the Yonsei University Map to navigate the Yonsei campus.
- Holding 20 rooms from October 9th – October 15th at 80,000 KRW per night
- Email Reservation Request Form to: email@example.com.
- Holding 10 rooms from October 9th – October 15th at 165,000 KRW
- This hotel is a 15-minute taxi or bus ride to Yonsei University (KRW 5000 / $5-7).
- Email Reservation Request Form to firstname.lastname@example.org.
- Holding 30 rooms from October 9th – October 15th at 105,000 KRW per night
- Email Reservation Request Form to: email@example.com.
Please email the local hosts with any hotel or travel questions.