NAC Centenary Celebration
The NAC Centenary will be celebrated in NEMO Science Center, Amsterdam,
Friday evening October 5, 2018 .
The program is as follows:
19:00-20:00 Reception, on 3rd floor
20:00-22:00 Formal program, with speakers and live music, in Auditorium
22:00-23:00 "Borrel & Bites", on 3rd floor, beside the new exhibition "Life in the Universe"
On the programme:
Prof. Harm Habing will discuss Historical aspects,
Prof. Ewine van Dishoeck will outline the future of Dutch astronomy,
Prof. Conny Aerts will describe the Flanders connection, and
science journalist Govert Schilling will entertain us with his adventures with Dutch astronomers.
The Northern Consort will perform music by Sir William Herschel (1738-1822), including a world premier.
All NAC-members (with partners) are cordially invited to this (free) event, but registration is needed. Registration is be open here. Non-members are also admitted, if there are empty seats left. These people will be notified on September 28.