Dawn IV: Global strategies for Gravitational Wave Astronomy

from Thursday, 30 August 2018 (08:30) to Friday, 31 August 2018 (17:30)
De Rode Hoed (Amsterdam)

        : Sessions
    /     : Talks
        : Breaks
30 Aug 2018
31 Aug 2018
AM
08:30 --- Registration and coffee ---
09:00 Intro/Objectives for this particular DAWN meeting (Shoemaker) - David Shoemaker (MIT)   (Amsterdam)
09:00
Session 1, Recapitulation and boundary conditions (Chair: Reitze) (until 12:00) (Amsterdam)
09:20 Progress on action items in the Dawn III report (McIver/Cadonati)   (Amsterdam)
09:50 Time constraints and opportunities in Europe, US, Australia, Asia (Reitze/Katsanevas/McClelland/Somiya)   (Amsterdam)
10:30 --- Coffee break ---
11:00 Discussion on the evolving role of DAWN meetings (Beverly Berger)   (Amsterdam)
08:30 --- Coffee ---
09:00 Astrophysics -- 3G network performance metrics -- (Evan Hall)   (Amsterdam)
09:00
Session 3, Challenges (Chair: Cadonati) (until 12:30) (Amsterdam)
09:30 Trade of science gained at low frequencies vs. Observatory requirements (Stefan Hild and Stefan Ballmer/Steve Fairhurst   (Amsterdam)
10:00 Ideas for determining the roadmap between Adv+/A+ and 3G (McClelland)   (Amsterdam)
10:30 --- Coffee break ---
11:00 Coatings -- roadmap to readiness -- (Fejer)   (Amsterdam)
11:30 Computing requirements (Porter)   (Amsterdam)
PM
12:00 --- Lunch break ---
13:30 3G science case (Sathya)   (Amsterdam)
13:30
Session 2, Summary of concepts and plans (Chair: Van den Brand) (until 18:00) (Amsterdam)
14:15 Basic concepts for 3rd generation detectors (Barsotti)   (Amsterdam)
15:00 R&D challenges and global progress (Punturo)   (Amsterdam)
15:45 --- Coffee break ---
16:15 The APPEC roadmap (Antonio Masiero)   (Amsterdam)
17:00 Gravitational waves in The 2020 US Decadal Survey (Dave Reitze)   (Amsterdam)
17:15 Audience Discussion: What is the path forward for science on this scale? (Van den Brand)   (Amsterdam)
12:00 Uncommitted   (Amsterdam)
12:30 --- Lunch break ---
14:00 Community outreach an engagement (Nissanke)   (Amsterdam)
14:00
Session 4, Wrap-up and Actions (Chair: Lueck) (until 17:30) (Amsterdam)
14:30 Communication with and between funding agencies (Rowan)   (Amsterdam)
15:10 Uncommitted   (Amsterdam)
15:30 --- Coffee break ---
16:00 Discussion: summary of sessions (4 Chairs)   (Amsterdam)
16:45 Identification of action items, assignment, time scales (Shoemaker/McIver)   (Amsterdam)
17:15 Last words (Shoemaker)   (Amsterdam)