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#1 Bill Thys

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Posted 31 January 2014 - 06:58 PM

As everyone is probably aware by now, the 24the Annual Northeast Astronomy Forum (NEAF), will be taking place this April 12th and 13th (Saturday-Sunday), preceded, of course, by the Northeast Imaging Conference (NEAIC), at the fieldhouse at Rockland Community College in Suffern, N.Y.

We are now pleased to announce the speaker lineup for this year:

Alan Stern, principle investigator,
New Horizons Mission to Pluto

Matt Greenhouse, NASA Goddard Spaceflight Center,
The James Webb Space Telescope

Joe Rao, Meteorologist, News12 TV Personality,
The 2014 Comet LINEAR Meteor Shower

Steve Ramsden, Charlie Bates Solar Project,
Our Active Sun - Recent Solar Activity & the International SUN-day

Monica Young, S&T, Astrophysicist,
Black Holes, Quasars and Object G2 at the Center of the Galaxy

Dr. Richard T. Fienberg, AASProAm Collaborations

Dave Eicher, Astronomy Magazine

Remember that ALL attendees, can now sign-up/pay ahead of time on-line at our website! While your there, you can check for more details as well as updates about vendors/speakers and other RAC sponsored activities!

So there's no use putting it off... go to www.rocklandastronomy.com and sign up NOW!

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#2 rodney

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Posted 03 March 2014 - 11:25 PM

Bill,

I was under the impression that NEAIC was at the Crowne Plaza. Did the location change?

Clear skies,

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Posted 04 March 2014 - 06:45 PM

The NEAIC astro imaging conference will be at the Crowne Plaza and the NEAF will be at Rockland College. No changes.

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Posted 04 March 2014 - 06:51 PM

Thanks for the clarification.

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Posted 05 March 2014 - 01:38 AM

Gfeulner is right Rodney, thanks Gfeulner for giving him the answer.

#6 George N

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Posted 25 March 2014 - 11:20 AM

Where's the list of vendors? The website still has the 2013 list..... and there's only 2.5 weeks to go!

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Posted 25 March 2014 - 01:39 PM

I have sent all your requests to NEAF/RAC guys I hope some one posts something soon!!

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Posted 26 March 2014 - 05:21 AM

I have sent all your requests to NEAF/RAC guys I hope some one posts something soon!!


From your mouth to gods ears...good job Bob.






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