The fully virtual A4E symposium, organized by Sarah Wagner, Beatriz Mingo, and many many helpers within A4E was a great success! We had more than 500 registered participants and vivid discussions in the individual
Ongoing work covers the re-assigning of old resources to the new categories. We outlined a plan for a Members Only Resource area that should be implemented soon. A new resource submission form for members
The A4E Symposium is planned for November 28 – December 2 as a purely virtual meeting that should, of course, lead by example. All A4E members and externals caring about sustainability are invited. Goals
Sarah Wagner and Christoph Wendel decided on getting active for more sustainability at the chair of astronomy in Würzburg by writing an open letter to local representatives – on the one hand politicians and
Recent meetings included presentations by Olivier Berné about the Labos1p5 collective in France, and discussion about reactions and the way forward from Jürgen Knödlseder’s paper about the carbon footprint of astronomical research infrastructures .