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Ordinary Meeting and BAA Christmas Lecture

Venue: King’s College London, The Strand, London, WC2R 2LS (click to see map)
Date:
Saturday, 2017, December 9 - 14:00 to 18:00

For information about booking for this meeting, click here.

BAA MEMBERS & MEMBERS OF BAA AFFILIATED SOCIETIES and under 16’s BOOKED BEFORE 20TH NOVEMBER – FREE

NON-MEMBERS and anyone booking thereafter £5.00

Doors open at 13:45. Meeting starts at 14:30 in Arthur and Paula Lucas Lecture Theatre (S-2.18), Kings College London, Strand Campus, The Strand, London, WC2R 2LS and will be finished by 18:00 

Programme: 

14:30    Mr Callum Potter, BAA President - Welcome and OM, notices etc

14:50    The 2017 BAA Christmas Lecture will be given by Prof Martin Barstow “The Hubble Space Telescope and future large space observatories”

15:45    Tea

16:15    Dr Christian Trenkel (Airbus Stevenage) ‘Gravitational Waves, LISA and LISA Pathfinder’

17:00    Sky Notes:  Mr Nick James

17:45    Close

     Organiser:  Mrs Hazel Collett

We will also have the BAA Sales Stand there which will be an ideal time to get those stocking fillers for Christmas.

Booking information

You can book online at the BAA Shop or download the booking form here Christmas 2017 booking form.doc.pdf

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