21 June 2010
Participants of the EGU GA 2010 should have received an email including a link to the EGU GA 2010 Feedback Questionnaire.
Last year (2009), the GA feedback form asked 19 questions. 1,549 responses were received which helped make many important decisions for the EGU GA 2010 and general EGU council decisions. This year, EGU GA participants are being asked to take 5-10 minutes of time to complete the short questionnaire as your input is important in shaping of the EGU GA 2011, to be held 03–08 April 2011, Vienna, Austria.
Shortly a very short questionnaire will be available regarding Social Media activities specifically.
25 May 2010
There are two videos up on the homepage.
One is a message from Johannes Hahn, the European Commissioner for regional policy, the other is asummary of images from the EGU GA 2010, it’s called a trailer, and could be for the EGU GA 2011.
11 May 2010
The break down of the countries that EGU GA 2010 attendees come from is on the frontpage of the EGU GA 2010 website.
Just under 80% attendees come from Europe, followed by around 10% from North America and 7% from Asia.
10 May 2010
The EGU Press Office has a round-up of European Geosciences Union General Assembly items in the news media from around Europe on their webpage.
7 May 2010
New this year at EGU GA 2010 is the closing session by Jan Smits on The 30th anniversary of the discovery of the iridium anomaly at the Cretaceous Paleogene boundary: The state of the Chicxulub impact-extinction theory in Room D from 17:30 to 18:30.
Some brief stats on EGU GA 2010: 4,431 oral and 9,370 poster presentations in 594 sessions with more than 10,000 scientists in attendance.