In support of its projects and the research community, IPAC sponsors and organizes talks, meetings, workshops, and conferences to facilitate community planning for future facilities; the exchange of scientific and technical knowledge; and the development of new ideas.
Explore IPAC supported events below.
Conference • February 8th - 10th, 2022 • Online
We are pleased to announce the conference, "Exploring the Transient Universe with the Nancy Grace Roman Space Telescope," to be held February 8-10, 2022, fully online. This conference is being organized and hosted by the Roman Science Support Center at IPAC.
Conference • October 3rd - 8th, 2021
The 53rd meeting of the DPS will be held virtually October 3-8, 2021. See https://www.ipac.caltech.edu/page/146 for links and schedule of webinars and online demos for IPAC's projects and science data archives, links to talks & posters from IPAC scientists and other virtual resources for conference attendees.
Conference • January 9th - 15th, 2021 • https://www.ipac.caltech.edu/page/aas237
The AAS Winter 2021 meeting was held virtually January 11-15, 2021. IPAC and NExScI staff and scientists presented various science talks, webinars, and poster sessions, and also provided demos in Zoom rooms and took questions on Slack. There were also dedicated booths in the meeting's Exhibit Hall for Caltech IPAC and IPAC Data Archives.
Conference • November 9th - 13th, 2020 • Online only! Please register at: https://catcopy.ipac.caltech.edu/exodem/registration.php
Conference • February 11th - 13th, 2020 • Caltech
Please join us for this international scientific conference on February 11-13, 2020 at the Hameetman Auditorium on the Caltech campus in Pasadena, CA, and share your Tweets with #spitzerlegacy2020. There will be a livestream of the event.
Conference • June 18th - 20th, 2019 • Caltech's Hameetman Auditorium
"Science in Our Own Backyard" will bring together experts in the community to discuss the impact that WFIRST will have on many areas of active research in our own “backyard”, including exoplanets, star formation, Galactic structure and archaeology, stellar populations in the Local Group, and near-field cosmology.
Conference • March 4th - 8th, 2019 • Hilton Los Angeles North/Glendale & Executive Meeting Ctr
Conference • July 14th - 22nd, 2018 • Pasadena Convention Center and the Hilton Hotel, Pasadena
The 42nd COSPAR Scientific Assembly, COSPAR 2018, will be held in Pasadena, California and will mark the 60th anniversary of the formation of COSPAR itself. It will also mark the 60th anniversary of the launch of Explorer-1, built at the nearby Jet Propulsion Laboratory which is a division of the official host for COSPAR 2018, the California Institute of Technology.
Conference • October 9th - 12th, 2017
This NExScI meeting will gather experts in the field to understand community needs for follow-up ground-based high resolution imaging and spectroscopic observations in the era of K2 and TESS and leading into JWST, PLATO, and WFIRST. Register by Aug 18, 2017.
Conference • September 18th - 19th, 2017 • Beckman Institute Auditorium
Exoplanet science continues to be a rapidly increasing field in Southern California. To capitalise on this, we are organising the third annual Exoplanet Orbital Interaction, to allow members of the exoplanet community to get to know one another and to learn about the many opportunities for collaborations.