IARA Affiliated Association Business /
General Body Meetings

Monday, September 11, 2006
5:30 p.m. – 6:30 p.m.

This important session provides an overview of the highlights of AAAR today and tomorrow. There will be a special tribute to the current conference chairs, technical program chairs, and their committees, as well as others who have served AAAR during the year. During this meeting, the ceremonial passing of the gavel will mark the transfer of leadership responsibility from Tony Wexler to incoming president, Pratim Biswas.

Other IARA affiliated aerosol societies may also have their business/general body meetings, and details will be available at the Conference.

Welcome Reception
Sunday, September 10, 2006
6:30 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.

This is your opportunity to meet and greet the exhibitors. Representatives from well known and respected vendors are happy to discuss their products and talk with you about the latest in technology and advances in the field.

Exhibitors’ Reception
Monday, September 11, 2006
6:30 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.

The Exhibitors’ Reception, an IAC tradition, is a time to visit with the exhibitors and all conference attendees in an informal, relaxed atmosphere.

IAC Conference Dinner
Wednesday, September 13, 2006
Join your friends and colleagues on Wednesday evening, September 13, 2006, for an evening dinner cruise aboard the Anson and Betsey Northrup vessels of the Padelford Packet Boat Co.

Founded in 1969, the Padelford Packet Boat Co. is Minnesota’s oldest and largest riverboat company. The Padelford fleet of four large riverboats has welcomed over 3 million passengers on board to cruise the Mississippi from its landings in Minneapolis and St. Paul.

The IAC private charter cruise will leave from the Harriett Island landing in St. Paul. Transportation will be provided from the Crowne Plaza St. Paul Riverfront to the landing. Vessel boarding will commence at 6:30 p.m., and departure will be at 7:00 p.m. The return to Harriett Island is scheduled for 10:00 p.m. Buses will transport you
back to the Crowne Plaza St. Paul Riverfront.

A full buffet dinner and dancing will be offered on board. The cost per person is $60. Please note that this charge is NOT included in the IAC conference registration fee. On the registration form inserted, indicate the number of reservations you would like for this event and include fee in your payment.

We look forward to welcoming you to a unique evening aboard a genuine Mississippi riverboat.

International Dinner
Monday, September 11, 2006
8:00 p.m

International attendees are invited to participate in an off-site International Dinner. This gathering is intended to bring together attendees who may not normally have a chance to socialize outside of the general meeting. The dinner will be attended by members of the AAAR Membership Committee and will be held on Monday, September 11, 2006 at 8:00 p.m. The price of approximately $25 will be paid by each individual at the restaurant. Please indicate your interest in attending on the registration form. No money will be collected at the time of registration.

25th Anniversary of AAAR: Celebration Lecture, Sheldon K. Friedlander
This informative talk will describe how aerosol science and engineering is an “enabling discipline” – and describe the various areas in which aerosol scientists have made contributions. Starting with an historical perspective, the talk will provide the exciting opportunities for aerosol scientists in the future.

The talk will be followed by recognition of the activities of the AAAR the last 25 years. The contribution of international societies and the growth of the IARA will also be recognized.

Fuchs Award and AAAR-25 Reception
Thursday, September 14, 2006
5:30 pm
This reception will be held at the Minnesota Science Museum. Come celebrate with the winners of the Awards and enjoy the exhibits at the Museum.