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Semester 2011A Important Dates
Key dates and events in the proposal process are shown below. The Phase I and Phase II deadlines are highlighted.
|30 September 2010||Proposal deadline||Proposals received by National Gemini Offices (NGOs) - see partner pages.|
|28 October 2010||Deadline for technical assessment of joint proposals||NGO associated with PI of proposal submits technical assessment|
|Set by partner||NTAC meetings||Scientific assessments by each Gemini partner ("National
|On or before 10 November 2010
||E-transmission||Electronic transmission of proposals to Gemini from NTACs|
|23-24 November 2010
||ITAC||International Time Allocation Committee meets to resolve issues and recommend programs.
|6 December 2010
||Final queue/schedule, and ITAC & Gemini feedback to NGOs||After approval by Gemini Director.|
| 15 December 2010
||11A schedule and Phase IIs available||2011A OT "skeletons" available.
|3 January 2011
||Phase II reviews start||The response time is 7 days for checking by NGOs (from "For Review") and by Gemini CSs (from "For Activation").
|14 January 2011
||Phase II deadline||PI deadline for submission of completed Phase II Programs to National Offices
(earlier submission is encouraged).
|28 January 2011
||"For Activation" deadline||
NGO deadline for submission of completed Phase II Programs to Gemini.
|01 February 2011||Start of semester 2011A||2010B programs may be observed earlier to fill queue nights.|