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Synopsis 49100418Q1030: International Astronomical Union General Assembly Sponsorship and Space

The National Science Foundation (NSF) intends to negotiate a sole source purchase order with the International Astronomical Union (IAU) for sponsorship and booth space at its XXXth General Assembly at the Austria Center Vienna.

The International Astronomical Union promotes and safeguards the science of astronomy through international cooperation. The assembly takes place every three years and provides a venue for scientific discussion and collaboration. Additionally, the IAU provides a structure for:

  • Establishing Standards and Definitions
  • Fostering New Initiatives
  • Coordinating International Outreach Activities.

The proposed contract action is for services the Government intends to sponsor with only one source under the authority of FAR 13.106-1(b). This notice of intent is not a request for competitive proposals. This synopsis is for informational purposes only.

The period of performance for this award is August 20, 2018 - August 31, 2018.

Point of Contact:

Justin Lerma
Contract Specialist (Pathways)
National Science Foundation
jlerma@nsf.gov
(703) 292-8680