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News Annual Scientific Meeting News Participants Program Posters Events Opening Reception ESO Agreement Signing Harley Wood Public Lecture ASA Conference Dinner Introduction To Machine Learning Prizes Bok Prize Charlene Heisler Prize Ellery Lectureship Harley Wood Lecture Louise Webster Prize Policies Sponsors Harley Wood Winter School

Astronomical Society of Australia's Annual Scientific Meeting – Events

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Opening Reception

When: Sun 9 Jul 2017, 4:30PM - 6:30PM
Where:University House, ANU
Registration required - closes July 8, 2017, 12:14 p.m.
You can register for this event as part of your meeting registration.

This event is sponsored by the ANU Research School of Physics and Engineering. The Opening Reception for the Annual Scientific Meeting will take place at ANU University House on Sunday, 9 July. Drinks and canapés will be provided. The registration cost for this event is free for those attending the conference, with ... Read more →

ESO Agreement Signing

When: Tue 11 Jul 2017, 8:00AM - 9:15AM
Where:Crawford School of Public Policy

To celebrate the creation of a strategic partnership between the Australian astronomical community and European Southern Observatory, all Annual Scientific Meeting participants are invited to two events: An ESO Signing Breakfast will be held in the foyer of the Crawford School of Public Policy from 8.00-8.30am; The Signing ... Read more →

Harley Wood Public Lecture

When: Wed 12 Jul 2017, 5:30PM - 8:30PM
Where:Questacon
Registration required - closes July 8, 2017, 12:14 p.m.
You can register for this event as part of your meeting registration.

This event is sponsored by ASTRO-3D. The annual Harley Wood Public Lecture wiil take place at Questacon on Wednesday, 12 July. This will be preceded by the launch of ASTRO-3D:5.30-7.30pm: ASTRO-3D Launch7.30-8.30pm: Harley Wood Lecture Transportation to the event from the conference venue will be ... Read more →

ASA Conference Dinner

When: Thu 13 Jul 2017, 6:30PM - 10:30PM
Where:Old Parliament House
Registration required - closes July 8, 2017, 12:14 p.m.
You can register for this event as part of your meeting registration.

This event is sponsored by the ANU Research School of Astronomy and Astrophysics. The ASA Conference Dinner with be held on the night of Thursday, 13 July at Old Parliament House. Transport to the dinner from the conference venue will be provided. The registration cost for this event is included ... Read more →

Introduction To Machine Learning

When: Fri 14 Jul 2017, 4:00PM - 8:00PM
Where:Griffin Seminar Room
Registration required - closes July 8, 2017, 12:14 p.m.
You can register for this event as part of your meeting registration.

Run by Astronomy Data and Computing Services (ADACS), this workshop will introduce machine learning concepts, where possible showing astronomy examples.   The introduction is followed by a hands-on session on designing basic machine learning workflows for supervised and unsupervised learning approaches, classification and regression methods and model tuning.   There ... Read more →