Chapman Conference on The Role of the Stratosphere in Climate and Climate Change

Thera Foundation Conference Center, Santorini, Greece
24–28 September 2007


Program Committee


We wish to thank the following for their contributions to the success of this conference:

Conference Objectives and Program

The Program Committee has provided updated information on the conference objectives. They have also finalized the conference program to include the list of oral and poster presentations.

The conference lasts five days. Oral sessions will begin each morning, followed by poster summaries and viewings. Note: Each presenter is provided with a posterboard that is 70 cm in width, and 120 cm in height.

Please check the conference program (pdf, 700 kB) for specific details.


Deadline: 24 August

Please review, complete, and submit the registration form (.doc, 28 kB) via e-mail to, fax at +1 202 777 7385, or mail to:

The Role of the Stratosphere Chapman Conference
2000 Florida Avenue, NW
Washington, DC 20009

An electronic confirmation of receipt will be sent to your attention. Please submit the form by the 24 August deadline.

Conference Location and Hotel Accommodations

The Conference will be held from 24–28 September 2007 at the Thera Foundation Conference Center, Santorini, Greece.

Housing deadline: 10 August

Sleeping rooms are available at the Santorini Image Hotel at the rates of €119 (euros) for single and €140 for a double room. The rates include breakfast, and all taxes and services. September is a peak travel month in Santorini; thus, it is highly recommended that you make your hotel reservations immediately. To reserve a sleeping room at the Santorini Image Hotel, please e-mail the following information directly to the hotel at Please note that reservations are available on a first-come, first-serve basis. This hotel has the largest number of available sleeping rooms. Daily shuttle service will be provided to and from the hotel to the conference.

Santorini Image Hotel
84700 Messaira, Santorini
Tel: +30 22860 32400
Fax: +30 22860 31174


You can also try the following hotels as additional options during your stay in Santorini. These are smaller hotel properties and they can provide a limited number of sleeping rooms. The rates are comparable to those of the Santorini Image Hotel. Please visit the Web sites for location and rate information and the instructions for making your reservations.

We strongly encourage you to make your hotel arrangements as soon as possible September is a peak travel month in Santorini.

Getting to Santorini

The following are Web site links and information to assist once you are in Athens or in Santorini. Santorini has a small airport and most connections go through Athens. AGU received this information from other sources and suggest that you check with your travel agent when making air travel arrangements about the specifics.

Ferries depart at the Port of Piraeus in Athens. You can take a taxi from the airport to get to the Port. Advance reservations on the boats are not required; but you can purchase these through your travel agent or from several agencies in Greece. Ferries from Athens to Santorini depart around 7:00 a.m. There are also one or two evening departures available but these arrive in Santorini the next day. The following Web sites provide information on Ferry companies:

Other interesting travel information links.

Further Information

If you have questions or would like to be placed on a mailing list (be sure to include the name of the meeting you are interested in), E-mail or call the AGU Meetings Department at +1 202 777 7329.