EWASS 2016 is organised by the European Astronomical Society (EAS), in collaboration with the Hellenic Astronomical Society (Hel.A.S), and the Eugenides Foundation.

EAS Organisers

  • Thierry Courvoisier (Univ. of Geneva, CH), President
  • Johan Knapen (IAC, ES), Treasurer
  • Eline Tolstoy (Univ. of Groningen, NL), Councillor
  • Martine Logossou (Univ. of Geneva, CH), Financial & Administrative Officer
  • Marc Türler (Univ. of Geneva, CH), Webmaster

Scientific Organising Committee

  • Susanne Aalto (Sweden), Co-Chair
  • Arnold Benz (Switzerland)
  • Paola Caselli (Germany)
  • Vassilis Charmandaris (Greece)
  • Andrea Comastri (Italy)
  • Françoise Combes (France)
  • Bozena Czerny (Poland)
  • Maryvonne Gerin (France)
  • Gerry Gilmore (United Kingdom)
  • Rob Ivison (ESO)
  • Johan Knapen (Spain)
  • Nick Kylafis (Greece), Co-Chair
  • Michel Mayor (Switzerland)
  • Mark McCaughrean (ESA)
  • Jan Palous (Czech Republic)
  • Dimitra Rigopoulou (United Kingdom)
  • Jean-Luc Starck (France)
  • Jose Vilchez (Spain)
  • Loukas Vlahos (Greece)

EWASS Hosting Committee

  • Vassilis Charmandaris (Nat. Obs. of Athens & Univ. of Crete), Chair
  • Alceste Bonanos (Nat. Obs. of Athens)
  • Manolis Georgoulis (Academy of Athens)
  • Despina Hatzidimitriou (Univ. of Athens)
  • Nick Kylafis (Univ. of Crete)
  • Apostolos Mastichiadis (Univ. of Athens)
  • Panos Patsis (Academy of Athens)
  • Nektarios Vlahakis (Univ. of Athens)

Kuoni Congress is the official partner of EWASS. Kuoni acts as Congress Secretariat and handles all aspects of registration, abstract handling, reviewing etc.