IAU OAD Steering Committee Meeting

7th Face-to-Face Meeting of the OAD Steering Committee
29 Feb – 02 Mar, 2016, Cape Town

The OAD Steering Committee exercises general oversight of the activities of the OAD and its staff. It comprises 3 members nominated by the International Astronomical Union (IAU) and 3 members nominated by the National Research Foundation (NRF). This meeting will be the first for the newly selected Steering Committee, appointed at the IAU General Assembly in 2015. A variety of subjects pertaining to the activities of the OAD, its regional offices and long term strategies on the future of the OAD will be discussed at the meeting.

OAD Steering Committee members:

  • Saalih Allie
  • Ajit Kembhavi (Chair)
  • Katrien Kolenberg
  • Renée C. Kraan-Korteweg (Chair-elect)
  • Teresa Lago
  • Khotso Mokhele
  • Ted Williams (SAAO Director and ex-officio member)

Kevin Govender,
Director of the OAD,