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Dear Colleagues,

As announced in June, the IASC 2021 General Assembly (GA) will take place on Wednesday, September 8, 2021, 15:00-17:00 CEST, as a virtual event. The GA will be held via the GoToMeeting platform. Due to the ongoing Covid-19 pandemic, the main agenda item once more will be the approval of the IASC Annual Report (including finances).

Please see below for times, virtual platform, and the final agenda (as of September 6, 2021).

I hope you and your loved ones are staying healthy in these difficult times. See you virtually on Wednesday, September 8, 2021.

Best wishes,

Juergen Symanzik
IASC President 2019-2021

IASC General Assembly

Wednesday, September 8, 2021
15:00 – 17:00 CEST (e.g., Berlin, Germany)
[6:00-8:00 Pacific Time (e.g., Los Angeles), 9:00-11:00 Eastern Time (e.g., New York), and 22:00-0:00 JST (e.g., Tokyo)]
Virtual Meeting using GoToMeeting

Instructions for using GoToMeeting

Please follow the links below at the time of the meeting. If you haven’t used GoToMeeting recently (or never used it so far), use the second link to install a current version of it on your computer. This may take a few minutes, depending on your internet speed.

IASC General Assembly
Wed, Sep 8, 2021 3:00 PM – 5:00 PM (CEST)

Please join my meeting from your computer, tablet or smartphone.

You can also dial in using your phone.
United States: +1 (224) 501-3412

Access Code: 758-404-381

New to GoToMeeting? Get the app now and be ready when your first meeting starts:

Here is a page where you can get some help related to GoToMeeting:

Final Agenda (as of September 6, 2021)

  1. Opening
  2. Approval of the Agenda
  3. IASC Activity Report
    • a) General
    • b) Treasurer’s Report
    • c) Membership Report
    • d) ERS
    • e) ARS
    • f) LARS
    • g) African Members Group
    • h) Data Analysis Competition 2021 & Outlook on 2022/2023
    • i) WSC 2021
    • j) DSSV 2020 & 2021 Conferences & Outlook on DSSV 2022 Conference
    • k) JDSSV
    • l) Vote on the approval of the Annual Report (including finances) [an Extended Annual IASC Report is attached]
  4. Other business
  5. Closing

For any follow-up questions, please contact IASC Scientific Secretary, Abbass Sharif (, or IASC President, Jürgen Symanzik (