The pdf of the UPDATED programme is now available (Sept 29, 12:00h). Changes as still possible depending on late arrivals of the participants. The abstract book is also available. The main topics discussed during the meeting include:

  • Spectroscopic Surveys
  • Gaia DR3
  • Photometric surveys
  • Distance scale
  • The Milky Way (structure, streams, halo, bulge, disc)
  • Local Group galaxies
  • Future instrumentation, projects, data analysis  techniques
  • Theory and pulsation models,
  • Stellar evolution models Rotation, Atmospheric dynamics, binarity
  • Blazhko, Petersen diagram


Confirmed Invited speakers

Richard Anderson (EPFL, Switzerland) Distance scale: young stellar indicators
Giuseppina Battaglia (IAC, Spain) The WEAVE surveys
Vittorio Braga (IAC, Spain)
A multifaceted overlook of the galactic Halo through RR Lyrae
Marcio Catelan (Univ. Catolica, Chile) Photometric ground-based surveys
Cristina Chiappini (AIP, Germany) Large scale spectroscopic surveys
Gisella Clementini (INAF Bologna, Italy) Pulsators in GAIA DR3
Eva Grebel (ZAH, Germany) Milky Way structure
Zeljko Ivezic (Univ. of Washington, USA) Future facilities for classical pulsators: the Rubin Observatory and LSST
Barry Madore (Carnegie Inst. Science, USA) Distance scale: old stellar indicators
Marcella Marconi (INAF Naples, Italy) Stellar pulsation models
Clara Martínez-Vázquez (Gemini Observatory/NOIRLab, USA) Pulsating stars in LG galaxies
Josefina Montalban (University of Bologna, Italy) Ensemble asteroseismology in surveys
Nicolas Nardetto (OCA, France) Classical Pulsators as distance ladders
Henryka Netzel (Konkoly Obs., Hungary) Blazhko effect and Petersen diagrams
Emese Plachy (Konkoly Obs., Hungary) Photometric space-based surveys
Dorota Skowron (Warsaw University, Poland) Pulsating stars in Magellanic Clouds