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2018 IPS Election Result

On 1 January 2019 Mark SubbaRao becomes IPS President and Shawn Laatsch the Past President. They are joined by these newly elected officers:

  • President-Elect: Kaoru Kimura, Japan Science Foundation, Tokyo, Japan
  • Executive Secretary: Patty Seaton, Howard B Owens Science Centre and Planetarium, Maryland, USA
  • Treasurer: Ann Bragg, Anderson Hancock Planetarium, Ohio, USA

See also
changes to the IPS By-Laws.

 


The next IPS conference takes place 18–25 June 2020 in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada.
World of Science, Edmonton


The 2018 IPS Conference in Toulouse France ended July 5.
See conference photos (over 1000).

 

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The December 2018 issue of the Planetarian, journal of the IPS, is available to members.

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Zeiss Model 1 planetarium projector

2023: The 100th birthday of the planetarium projector

The planetarium was invented in 1923. Get ready to celebrate—help make this birthday a truly stellar event. Read more.



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12/21/2018 » 12/23/2018
Small digital planetariums workshop

12/31/2018
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1/6/2019 » 1/10/2019
233th AAS Meeting

1/10/2019 » 1/13/2019
100 Hours of Astronomy

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