APS Conference 2018

Please submit session outlines below, but also remember to register for the conference on the Otago Museum website.

The APS Conference for 2018 will be held in Dunedin, New Zealand on Monday 12 – Tuesday 13 February 2018. General information along with accommodation and transport discounts have been circulated via email. If you have not received them, please contact oana.jones@otagomuseum.nz

Tentative Schedule is as follows:

Monday 12 February 2018

8:00am Registration
8:30am Welcome
9:00am Dome sessions in the planetarium
11:00am Morning Tea
11:30am Dome sessions in the planetarium
1:00pm Lunch
1:30pm Australasian Planetarium Society Annual General Meeting
3:00pm Afternoon Tea
3:30pm Presentation sessions in the theater (Flat screen)
5:30pm Public talk
7:00pm Conference Dinner

 

Tuesday 13 February 2018

8:30am Dome sessions in the planetarium
10:30am Morning Tea
11:00am Dome sessions in the planetarium
1:00pm Lunch
1:30pm Guest Speaker
2:30pm Afternoon Tea
3:00pm Presentation sessions in the theater (Flat screen)
4:30pm Closing

Detailed conference proceedings, pricing and registration form to follow soon. Please register your interest to host a session below. If you are a vendor and would like to arrange sponsorship, please contact us directly at oana.jones@otagomuseum.nz

Session registrations close 20 January

Session Registration


A pre-conference excursion is tentatively being planned for the weekend of 10-11 February, visiting Tekapo and Aoraki Mt Cook by bus departing Saturday 10 February around 11am and returning Sunday 11 February around 6pm. This will be at additional cost to each delegate.

Please check back for more details.