Thursday, 7th May 2015 at 9am - 12:30pmFriday, 8th May
Location:Mount John Observatory
This event is in the past.
Mount John Observatory 50th Anniversary Symposium
One metre ENH
9.00 am on Thursday 7 May to 12.30 pm on Friday 8 May
It will include presentations by former graduate students, reminiscences on the past history of Mt John, and talks on the future of NZ astronomy.
All former graduate students and BSc Hons and BSc students in astronomy, all former Mt John staff, and all those interested in optical astronomy in New Zealand are cordially invited.
Mt John night visit and observing.
Banquet on Thursday evening.
The symposium will be followed by the annual conference of the Royal Astronomical Society of New Zealand (RASNZ website) (Friday afternoon to Sunday afternoon, 8 – 10 May 2015).
A small registration fee will be levied. Details will follow later in 2014.