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Events

The SKA Organisation and our partners around the world host, and attend a wide range of scientific, technical, outreach and decision-making events. These range from SKA internal partner meetings which can be by invitation only, to large scale science and engineering conferences and symposiums. Documentation for meetings and events organised by the SKA Organisation can be viewed here (external link). If you think an event you are organising could be of interest for the SKA, please send an email to enquiries@skatelescope.org with the details of the event. Past events can be consulted here. The table below shows a list of events of relevance for the SKA Project: Please check back and bookmark this page for updates to conferences and events of interest.

SKA Events
Science Events
Engineering Events
National Astronomy Meetings
Outreach Events
Event name Date Location Relevance for SKA SKA Involvement
Realising SKA-­Low: new technologies & techniques for imaging and calibration of low frequency arrays 29-31 Mar 17 Perth, Australia SKA Engineering
Making the Case 2017 Workshop 11-13 Apr 17 Pasadena, USA SKA Outreach & Education
ScienceX 2017 22-23 Apr 17 Manchester, UK Outreach Event Planned Activities
SKA-Athena Synergies Workshop 24-25 Apr 17 SKA HQ, UK
Fundamental Physics with the SKA 1-5 May 17 Flic-en-Flac, Mauritius SKA Science
Science & You 4-6 May 17 Montréal, Québec
PARI 2017 - Workshop on Public Awareness of Research Infrastructures 29-30 May 17 Garching, Germany SKA Outreach
The Labyrinth of the Unexpected: unforeseen treasures in impossible regions of phase space 29 May - 3 Jun 17 Kerastari, Greece SKA Science
UK Space Conference 2017 30 May - 1 Jun 17 Manchester, UK
2017 SKA Engineering Meeting 12-16 Jun 17 Rotterdam, The Netherlands Annual SKA Engineering Meeting
Commonwealth Science Conference 2017 13-17 Jun 17 Singapore SKA Science Bernie Fanaroff giving plenary talk
'The Broad Impact of Low Frequency Observing’ and the ‘4th LOFAR Users Meeting' 19-23 Jun 17 Bologna, Italy SKA-low pathfinder SKA attendance, invited SKA talk
EWASS 2017 26-30 Jun 17 Prague, Czech Republic SKA Science Scientific Synergies enabled by the SKA, CTA and Athena Symposium
XXXIInd General Assembly and Scientific Symposium of the International Union of Radio Science 19-26 Aug 17 Montréal, Québec, Canada SKA featured talks SKA Session
Canadian Radio Astronomy: Surveying the Present and Shaping the Future 13-14 Sep 17 Montréal, Quebec SKA Science SKAO staff attending
ECOC Exhibtion 2017 18-20 Sep 17 Gothenburg, Sweden Director-General giving plenary talk
International Astronautical Congress 2017 25-29 Sep 17 Adelaide, Australia SKA Engineering
World Conference of Science Journalists 2017 26-30 Oct 17 San Francisco, USA