There are many opportunities to get involved in IHY. We are currently undertaking a series of exercises
to plan and prepare for 2007. Now is the time!
1. If you are interested in IHY and would like to be kept informed of our activities, status, and general IHY information,
please sign on for the IHY email list. As part of the list, you will receive the IHY newsletter as well as regular IHY email updates keeping you
up to date with the latest news! To subscribe to the IHY Newsletter Mailing List, please send us an email
with your address and "subscribe ihy-newsletter" in the body of the message (not in the subject line).
2. A list of all of our events and activities is maintained on the IHY Events Page
There are many opportunities in the near future
to attend an IHY Town Meeting, Information Session, or Planning Workshop. Keep checking the page for updates,
and be sure to let us know
of your IHY activities!
3. Contact your Nation's Coordinator
to express your interest in participating
in local IHY activities. If your nation does not yet have an IHY program, please contact your
4. Browse through the rest of this page to learn of more exciting opportunities to be involved in IHY!
Planning workshops and team activities are in progress. The IHY
maintains a list of all IHY planning events
and coordination meetings. If you have an idea or suggestion for scientific research or activities to be performed during IHY.
The IHY "For Scientists" Page
contains more information about
science planning activities.
Science Working Groups are currently being formed, and the IHY Campaign Coordination Working Group has begun the planning of
the IHY Campaign Database. Please indicate your interest in participating in these activities. A discussion of
IHY's science topics can be found in the Science Section
of this site.
There are many IHY Special Sessions at international scientific meetings
You can participate in most of these sessions by submitting an abstract for a presentation. We are seeking coordinators
for future Special Sessions.
Help spread the word by encouraging your colleagues to participate in IHY! You can serve as an IHY Contact
at an upcoming meeting or host an IHY information session. Please contact us
if you would like supporting materials
and information, and please be sure to let us know of your activities so we can list them on the
IHY Events Page
To learn about activities in your local area, please review these sources of information:
Coordinators and Organizing Committees for each International Region
and Nations with IHY Programs
Web pages for
all IHY International and Regional Activities
Upcoming regional planning events are available from the IHY Events Page
Presentations and reports from some recent IHY workshops are available from the
IHY Resources Page
Many nations have identified National Outreach Coordinators
Please consider supporting and participating in local outreach activities.
If you are interested in serving as an IHY National Coordinator, please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org
There are a wide range of IHY Outreach and Education activities,
and all are welcome to participate.
Please see the IHY Education and Public Outreach Home Page