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2015 IAU General Assembly

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Scenes from the Opening Ceremony
Clockwise from top left: IAU President Norio Kaifu; David Ige, Governor of Hawaii; France Cordova, NSF Director; Thierry Montemerle, IAU General Secretary, and Norio Kaifu; Meg Urry, AAS President.
IAU President Norio Kaifu, Opening Ceremony  David Ige, Governor of Hawaii, at the IAU Opening Ceremony France Cordova, NSF Director, at the IAU Opening Ceremony
Meg Urry, AAS President, at the IAU Opening Ceremony Thierry Montemerle, IAU General Secretary, and Norio Kaifu, IAU President

Young Astronomers Luncheon
The Young Astronomers Lunch   Meg Urry with a group of young astronomers
Bob Williams with a group of young astromersKevin Marvel and Arlo Landolt with a group of young astronomersSally Heap with a group of young astronomers

Women in Astronomy Luncheon
Bob Williams, former IAU President, spoke at the lunch
Bob Williams, former IAU President, speaking at the Women's LunchWomen in Astronomy LunchWomen in Astronomy Lunch
Women in Astronomy Lunch

Johannes Andersen and Nario Kaifu at the U.S. Reception
Johannes Andersen and Nario Kaifu at the U.S. Reception

Closing Ceremony
From left to right: Kevin Marvel, AAS Executive Officer; Piero Benvenuti, new IAU General Secretary; Oddbjorn Envold, former IAU General Secretary; Silvia Torres-Peimbert, new IAU President, and Norio Kaifu, former IAU President
Kevin Marvel, AAS Executive Officer at the IAU Closing CeremonyPiero Benvenuti, new IAU General SecretaryOddbjorn Envold, former IAU General SecretarySilvia Torres-Peimbert, new IAU President, and Norio Kaifu, former IAU President
From left to right: Silvia Torres-Peimbert, Norio Kaifu, Thierry Montemerle, and Piero Benvenuti
Silvia Torres-Peimbert, Norio Kaifu, Thierry Montemerle, and Piero BenvenutiDance at IAU Closing Ceremony