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Italian ARC proposal preparation event 2024

26th March 2024

In preparation for the ALMA “Cycle11” proposal deadline on 25th April 2024, the Call for which will be released on 21st March, the Italian node of the European ALMA Regional Centre organizes a community meeting to inform all potential users of the new capabilities and the most important changes concerning the proposal preparation and the tools available for users.

This year we will focus on the ALMA joint proposals with other facilities, in collaboration with the Italian JWST support group.

The event can be followed in presence at INAF-IRA (Bologna) 4th floor seminar room, and remotely at


9.15 -10.00 – Insight into ALMA Cy11 capabilities (Marcella Massardi)
10.00 -11.00 – Tutorial on the OT (Rosita Paladino)
11:00 -11.20 – ALMA in VLBI mode (Elisabetta Liuzzo)
11:20 -11.40 – break
11.40 -12.00 – Introduction to joint proposals (Matteo Bonato)
12.00 -13.00 – JWST capabilities and proposals (Federica Loiacono, Maria Gabriela Navarro Ovando e Matteo Correnti)slides part 1, slides par 2
13.00 -14.00 – Tutorial on CARTA (Kazi Rygl/Nicola Marchili)

This activity is in addition to the usual “face-to-face” support that anybody can request from the Italian ARC node via e-mail to, or through the ALMA help-desk.

For information on all ALMA-related matters, see the Science Portal at

ALMA Cycle 11 anticipated capabilities:

Registration form to attend in presence

The event could be attended in presence at INAF-IRA (Bologna) 4th floor seminar room. A maximum number of 40 persons could be accepted in the seminar room.

If you are planning to attend the event in presence, please fill the registration form