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18–25 June 2020, in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada.
World of Science, Edmonton
Call for papers, posters, workshops now open. See Conference home page.

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The period for nominations for IPS Board Members has now closed and voting will take place beginning October 1. Read more...

Proceedings from IPS 2018 Toulouse now available.

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The June 2019 issue of Planetarian is now available for IPS members. Just sign in and use the link under "Members Only."

IPS Communicator: Monthly Newsletters

Zeiss Model 1 planetarium projector

2023: The 100th birthday of the planetarium projector (invented in 1923).
Get ready to celebrate—help make this birthday a truly stellar event. Read more.

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9/1/2019 » 9/7/2019
International Council of Museums (ICOM) General Conference

9/6/2019 » 9/8/2019
NPA (Nordic and Baltic Planetarium Association) meeting

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