ELSA and the Frontiers of Astrometry

@article{Brown2010ELSAAT,
  title={ELSA and the Frontiers of Astrometry},
  author={Anthony G. A. Brown},
  journal={Eas Publications Series},
  year={2010},
  volume={45},
  pages={365-370}
}
ELSA stands for the ambitious goal of “European Leadership in Space Astrometry”. In this closing contribution I will examine how the ELSA network has advanced this goal. I also look ahead to the time when the Gaia data will be published and consider what needs to be done to maintain European leadership.