General Assembly

 


 


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Join us for The Royal Astronomical Society of Canada's 2021 General Assembly! Hosted by The RASC National Office, this will be an incredible event featuring luminary industry leaders discussing hot topics of Astronomy. The four-day event is jam-packed with exciting events and fun for the entire family. This year's General Assembly will be held from June 25th - 28th and will be a 100% virtual event. Zoom links to attend the event will be provided.


 


Tickets are available for purchase now. 


Youth tickets: $10                  Member tickets: $15                 Non-member tickets: $20 


 


Are you a RASC member? 


Don't forget to register for the AGM! The AGM is a member only event and attendance is free.  


 


Visit our GA 2021 website for more information, to purchase tickets and register.


All are welcome!


 


What's Happening at This Year's GA? 


This year’s event starts with a youth day that celebrates Astrophotography, encourages youth networking and features a presentation by Research Scientist Aaron Persaud. All youth are invited to participate in the youth day workshops, seminars and presentations.   


The main conference kicks off on the Friday evening with Keynote speaker and television host, Emily Calandrelli. Other GA events include committee presentations, seminars, an award ceremony, live night sky observing and virtual tours of RASC observatories. 


Guest speakers include Astrophysicist Katie Mack and Eclipse Chaser Kate Russo. The event also features Astronomy topics such as Dark-Sky Preserves and the highly anticipated Mars Madness Panel Discussion.