Fourth circular

Conference "The many facets of extragalactic radio surveys: towards new
scientific challenges" - Fifth Announcement

Dear participants,

the conference is quickly approaching, and we look forward to seeing you
all in Bologna.
With this announcement we would like to update you with some important
information (see below).

Should you have any further inquire, please visit the conference webpage:
and/or contact the LOC at

The programme of the conference is now available at the conference
webpage, at:

- Invited talks have 20 minutes allocated, plus 10 minutes for questions -
Contributed talks have 15 minutes allocated, plus 5 minutes for

Speakers are kindly requested to hand in their presentation to the LOC the
day before
the talk is scheduled to be given (or before the start of their session,
at the latest). The filename of your presentation MUST start with your

Available presentation formats will be MS PowerPoint, which will run on
PCs under  Windows, and PDF.  Presentations  prepared  on  other  systems
(Mac,  Linux,...)  as  well  as  presentations made  with  other software
should  be  checked  well  in
advance for  compatibility.

The maximum size allowed for posters is 84 x 120 cm or 33 x 47 inches (A0

Posters can be briefly presented in the scheduled poster sessions.
Speakers will have 2 minutes each for their poster presentation.
Those that are willing to exploit this opportunity are kindly requested to
provide 1 or 2 slides in pdf format to the LOC (,
who will assemble all slides in a single presentation. The filename of
your presentation MUST start with your surname.

The deadline for sending your slides is Friday, OCTOBER 16th.
We won’t include any late slides in poster sessions.

Upon request, we can accommodate parallel self-organized discussions. For
the moment we have allocated some time for it at the end of the first day
(Tuesday October 20th). If you are interested in exploiting this
opportunity please contact the LOC (, and we will
arrange a room for you. Parallel discussion sessions will be advertised at
the conference venue.

We are pleased to announce that we will have a welcome cocktail in town on
October 20th. We’ll let you know the location as soon as finalized.

The conference dinner will be held at the historical ’Palazzo Re Enzo’, on
Thursday 22nd October. You can pay the conference dinner at the desk, at
your arrival. The dinner will cost 40 Euro for either attendees or
accompanying persons.

We remind those who will pay the registration fee at the desk that the
late fee will be applied (300 Eu). The registration fee includes lunches
and coffee breaks, as well as the welcome cocktail. The fee DOES NOT
include the conference dinner.

Please check the conference website for payment details, at:

Best regards
the SOC:

R. Morganti (ASTRON) co-chair                     
I. Prandoni (INAF-IRA) co-chair                   
P. Best (ROE)                                    
A. Bonafede (Hamburg Univ)                        
R. Braun (SKA Org)                               
L. Feretti (INAF-IRA)                           
M. Jarvis (Western Cape/Oxford Univ)             
E. Murphy (Caltech)
R. Norris (CSIRO)
M. Perez-Torres (IAA)
L. Saripalli (Raman)
T. Venturi (INAF-IRA)


R. Cassano  (co-chair)
I. Prandoni (co-chair)
A. Casoni
D. Guidetti
R. Lico
R. Ricci
M. Stagni



  • March 1st 2015: Registration opens
  • May 15th 2015: Abstract submission deadline
  • July 31st 2015: Early Registration deadline
  • July 31st 2015: Early Registration Fee deadline


April 30th 2015: financial requests expired

                With the support of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation, Directorate General for the Country Promotion.