GSC Meeting Agenda

April 4-5, 2011

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  1. Agenda and matters arising
    1. October 2010 GSC report
  2. Welcome and Introductions
    1. Summary of Observatory activity
    2. Outcome from October GSC input and 2011 priorities
  3. GNIRS Update
  4. Current instrument development projects
    1. GeMS, GPI, FLAMINGOS-2, GMOS-N CCDs
    2. New instrument development: optical spectrograph projects
  5. Long Range Vision
    1. Brief review of partner priorities and role for Gemini
      1. Canada LRP
      2. Brazil
      3. United States
      4. ESO participation, etc.
    2. Nature of future instruments
    3. Process for defining instrument program
  6. Subaru Observatory plans
  7. New instrument development: next instrument
    1. NIR imaging, advanced AO, broad-wavelength spectroscopy, high-resolution NIR spectroscopy, etc.
    2. Possible YJHK simultaneous imager
  8. 2012 Science and User Meeting
  9. Recommendations for STAC organization

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