Opening Ceremony of the International Year of Astronomy
du 15 au 16 janvier 2009
Lieu : UNESCO, Paris
Organisme : Observatoire de Paris
Site web : ama09.obspm.fr/
Description : 2009 has been declared International Year of Astronomy by the General Assembly of the UN (United Nations Organization).
Voir également la série d'événement : Conférences en 2009
Thème(s) : Astronomie
UNT(s) : UNISCIEL
The Opening ceremony of the International Year of Astronomy will take place in Paris, January 15-16, 2009, under the aegis of the UN, the UNESCO (United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organisation), the IAU (International Astronomical Union). It is also supported by a number of sponsors including French and international organizations and institutions .
About 600 participants are expected, among them eminent scientists (including Nobel Prize winners), and also about 200 young students from over 100 countries, participating to the International Year IYA2009