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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 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
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
New Scientist Live 2017 28 Sep - 1 Oct 17 London, UK SKA Science and Engineering SKA Speaker Dr Rosie Bolton + SKA Stand
World Conference of Science Journalists 2017 26-30 Oct 17 San Francisco, USA
SuperComputing 2017 12-17 Nov 17 Denver, USA HPC Director-General Keynote speaker
United Nations / Italy Workshop on the Open Universe Initiative 20-22 Nov 17 Vienna, Austria