20-23 September 2016, St.Petersburg, Russia


The Institute of Applied Astronomy of the Russian Academy of Sciences, on behalf of the European VLBI Network Consortium Board of Directors, will host the 13th European VLBI Network Symposium and Users Meeting on September 20-23, 2016. The Symposium will be held at the St. Petersburg Scientific Center, located in the heart of the city.
The latest scientific results and technical developments on Very Long Baseline Interferometry with the EVN and related facilities around the word will be reported and discussed. Scientific sessions will include the life cycle of matter in stars and galaxies, AGN and cosmic star-formation, Extreme Astrophysics, Astrometry and Geodesy, planetary and space science, as well as techniques and developments. The programme will also include the EVN Users Meeting, which is an important forum for interaction between the EVN users and the EVN organization.
The Scientific Organizing Committee invites all scientists who have interests in the various research fields of VLBI and in related fields to participate in the Symposium, submit contributions to the topical sessions and share their research with colleagues and friends. We are looking forward to welcome you in St. Petersburg!
The Symposium is organized with the support of European VLBI Network, Institute of Applied Astronomy of the Russian Academy of Sciences, Joint-stock company "Institute of Applied Astronomy", St.Petersburg Scientific Centre of the Russian Academy of Sciences, Russian Foundation for Basic Research, The Federal Agency for Scientific Organizations, Committee for Science and Higher School of the St.Petersburg Government.
Official poster of the EVN Symposium can be downloaded here.
The Program & Abstracts Book can be dowloaded here.
The Proceedings of the symposium (vol. 40 and vol. 41 of the IAA Transactions) can be dowloaded here.

Deadlines & Milestones

05 December 2016
The deadline for the proceedings submission is extended until 5 December
20 November 2016
Proceedings submission deadline
10 October 2016
PDF versions of contributions released in the Scientific program
Photo gallery of the Symposium is now open. You are welcome to share your photos.
24 September 2016
13th EVN Symposium and Users Meeting is now over. Thank you to all the participants!
20 – 23 September 2016
13th EVN Symposium and Users Meeting
19 September 2016
13th EVN Symposium and Users Meeting Registration and Welcome Reception
01 September 2016
31 July 2016
Early registration and late abstract deadline
30 June 2016
Abstract submission deadline
Deadline for financial support request
04 April 2016
Registration and abstract submission opens