53rd DPS Meeting

Overview

DPS 2021
53rd Annual Meeting of the Division for Planetary Sciences
Virtually Anywhere
3 – 8 October 2021

Join us for #DPS2021!

The AAS Division for Planetary Sciences will host their 53nd Annual Meeting this 3-8 October in a virtual platform.

What You Can Expect (view slideshow)

The Scientific and Virtual Organizing Committees have developed a rich program which will include a preview week for iPosters and prerecorded talks viewing (27 September – 3 October) and six days of: 

  • Plenary Sessions with Prerecorded Talks and Live Panel Discussions
  • Parallel Sessions that include both Oral and iPoster Presentations with Live Topical Discussions
  • Ongoing Asynchronous Topical Discussions via Slack
  • Dedicated Poster sessions held in Gathertown
  • Exhibitors with Dedicated Visiting Hours
  • Exhibit, Partner, and Sponsor Webinars
  • Job Listings at Exhibitor Booths
  • Graduate School Fair
  • Social and Networking Events
  • Early Career Events

Installing & Joining Slack

We’ve decided to use the program Slack (available for download onto computers and personal devices) for live discussion during and after panels, to leave suggestions for meeting organizers, and to converse with your fellow DPS members. Slack is available via a web page or can be downloaded onto your computer or as a mobile phone app. Learn more

You must be registered and invited to join the DPS Slack channel. Download Slack

Installing & Joining Gathertown

Gathertown runs best in Google Chrome, though it may work in Firefox and Safari (Beta) as well. Other browsers are not supported. You can use these browsers on mobile, but the functionality is limited. There is a desktop version for Windows and Mac that you can also use. Learn more

You must be registered and invited to join Gathertown. Download Gathertown

Session Chair Training (download the PPT)

Wednesday, 29 September at  6:00 pm ET

Join Zoom Meeting: https://nau.zoom.us/j/87874785002?pwd=SkkxVHZheGhKWERFbHhFdWpmTnlOUT09

Meeting ID: 878 7478 5002
Password: 559628

Thursday, 30 September at 12:00 pm ET

Join Zoom Meeting: https://nau.zoom.us/j/87874785002?pwd=SkkxVHZheGhKWERFbHhFdWpmTnlOUT09

Meeting ID: 878 7478 5002
Password: 559628

Slack for #DPS2021

Asynchronous topical discussions will be conducted via Slack, a free and secure messaging service that can be used in a Web browser, in a standalone application on your computer, or via a mobile app available for iOS and Android smartphones and tablets. DPS 53 discussions will be organized by session into Slack “channels” and will be accessible only to registered meeting participants.

We will strictly adhere to the following deadlines: 

  • 22 Jul: Abstract deadline — Abstracts received after this deadline will not be considered. There are NO exceptions to this rule. 

  • 1 August - Exhibit/Sponsor Regular Reservation Deadline

  • 12 Aug: Session assignments sent to presenters

  • 1 Sep: Exhibit/Sponsor Late Deadline

  • 1 Sep: Graduate School Fair Deadline

  • 9 Sep: Deadline for presenters to upload talks and publish iPosters

  • 9 Sep: Deadline for presenters participating in live Q&A to provide summary slide

  • 9 Sep: Deadline for presenters to register for DPS 53 Meeting

  • 9 Sep: Initial deadline for DPS Dependent Care Grants applications

  • 13 Sep: Exhibitor Webinar Reservation Final Deadline

Plenary Speakers

#DPS2021 Plenary Speakers

Ball Aerospace

Planetary Data System

USRA