Evenings in London

Hi Everyone,

As you begin to plan your DASC week, keep in mind London has plenty of things to do after the sun sets.  Here is a summary of our conference evening activities for you to plan around:

SUNDAY September 23, 2018 On your Own - Check out some ideas below.
MONDAY September 24, 2018 Conference Welcome - Right around the corner from the hotel, London Cru Wine Tasting, 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM. Drop in, register, and sip some wine.
TUESDAY September 25, 2018 Exhibitors Reception - Conference Center 5:30 PM - 6:30 PM, light refreshments, dinner on your own.
WEDNESDAY September 26, 2018 On your Own - Check out the Science Museum Late Night below.
THURSDAY September 27, 2018 Medieval Banquet - Take the Tube to the Tower. Doors open at 7:15 PM, Entertainment and meal commences at 7:45 PM.
FRIDAY September 28, 2018 Many Museums are open late the last Friday of the month, lucky for us. See below.


What to Do In London at Night

Photographers Needed!

Hi Everyone!  Join the DASC Team!  We are looking for individuals to help take photographs at the DASC during the meetings and at the evening events. Please contact us if you are interested and let us know what you are interested in photographing.

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Monday Welcome Event Announcement

London Cru Wine Tasting from 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM

Just a short walk from the Hotel and near the West Brompton Subway Stations





It's time to get ready for the 37th DASC!

Take a look at our General Chair, Denise Ponchak's August checklist for the DASC:

Action Due Date
Select Break and Lunch Food
Complete Conference Schedule
Finalize Room Lay-out
Finalize Travel Plans, get approvals Frustratingly slow!
Find a Student Competition Co-Chair
Write Conference Welcome for Program
Get Picture Taken
Finalize design for DASC give-away
Finalize Beer Pint Glass Purchase In progress
Purchase husband's plane ticket This week
Finish Guest Program Description

This week

Review Conference Program Late August
Re-Confirm all Plenary Speakers Late August
Track down easels for Student Poster Competition Early September
Write Thank You Notes for my committee Early September
Finalize headcount for all evening programs 2nd week of September
Get all travel docs together 3rd week of September
Complete and Sign Contract for Conference Welcome Event In progress
Complete and Sign Contracts for Committee Dinner In progress
Write Tuesday Morning Conference Welcome - Practice September
Help others where I can On-going




Emmanuel and Denise visited London for a DASC site visit and attended AEE in Munich.


Tutorials will take place at Skempton Hall - Imperial College on September 23 - 24.



The main 3 conference days (September 25 - 27) will take place at the Ibis London Earl's Court.



Tower Bridge


Tower Bridge




Michael Faraday
Charles Darwin
Steven Hawking







The Thursday Evening Special Event at the DASC will be at the Medieval Banquet!


Medieval Banquet



Henry the VIII



Denise and Emmanuel stopped in to the Avionics Europe Expo (AEE) in Munich to promote the 37th DASC!


Denise and Emmanuel heading into Altstadt.



Munchen Neues Rathaus (New Town Hall)


Munchen Neues Rathaus (New Town Hall)

The Residence Hotel


The Residence



Emmanuel setting up the DASC Booth



Denise preparing to tell AEE attendees about the DASC in London





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