A Concepts and Tools School for Student during the VarSITI 2017 General Symposium
9-14 July, 2017
School Webpage: http://en.iszf.irk.ru/Space_weather_summer_school_2017
Symposium Webpage: http://varsiti2017.iszf.irk.ru
 FIRST ANNOUNCEMENTTarget Audience: Graduate (PhD) students working in heliophysics and space weather sciences (including star-planet interactions in exoplanetary systems) whose research will benefit from the school program and advanced Master students (Physics, Astrophysics or Space Sciences) who are desirous of pursuing a research career in space sciences.
The school will be a mix of introductory tutorials, demos and hands-on Labs. The one-day introductory program and tutorial lectures is geared towards the development of a broad overview of space weather domains and science concepts. In addition, demonstrations of specific tools and utilization of CCMC’s models and global web-based space weather resources will be conducted during the week.
School participants should plan to arrive at the Symposium venue by Saturday, 8 July, 2017 evening as the School starts on 9 July morning. Participants should plan to leave on Saturday, 15 July, 2017. For information on the VarSITI Symposium and other logistics refer to the main symposium webpage at: http://varsiti2017.iszf.irk.ru.
Interested students should email their application as a single PDF file by the deadline. The subject-line of the email should contain “VarSITI Space Weather School” and the file should be named firstname_surname.pdf (where firstname and surname denotes that of the applicant).
The application package should contain the following information (embedded within the single pdf file):
a) Contact information, including, email, phone and mailing address
Candidates selected to attend the School will be notified by email and given further instructions for enabling their participation.
The registration fees will be waived for all selected school participants. Limited number of participants may receive accommodation support. If you wish to apply for the same, indicate so during the registration. No travel support will normally be provided and it is assumed that participants will arrange for their travel from alternative sources.
Email applications to: SSchoolVarSITI@iszf.irk.ru
Deadline of receipt of applications: 15 March, 2017