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The 2021 General Assembly is fast approaching. Purchase your tickets now.
The 2021 General Assembly - The Stars Belong to Everyone held on June 25th - 28th is an incredible event featuring luminary industry leaders discussing the hot topics in Astronomy.
RASC is excited to announce Emily Calandrelli as this year’s keynote speaker. Emily Calandrelli is the host and co-executive producer of the hit Netflix series Emily’s Wonder Lab. Each episode features Emily and a group of kid-scientists as they learn about STEAM through experiments and fun activities. Emily is also an Executive Producer and Emmy nominated host of FOX’s Xploration Outer Space and was a correspondent on Netflix’s, Bill Nye Saves The World.
The RASC GA is a four-day event, jam-packed with exciting events and fun for the entire family. This year’s event is 100% virtual. The event starts with a youth day that celebrates Astrophotography, encourages youth networking and features a presentation by Research Scientist Aaron Persaud.
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 hot topics such as Dark-Sky Preserves and the highly anticipated Mars Madness Panel Discussion.
Purchase your tickets today to take part in RASC’s General Assembly. Tickets are $15 for members and $20 for non-members to access all events. The AGM is a free of cost, members only event. All members are encouraged to attend. Please register for the AGM separately.
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