International Meteor Conference

September 21-24, Petnica, Serbia

The IMC is the annual meeting of the International Meteor Organization (IMO), which brings together amateurs from all over the world who engage in meteor observation, analysis and instrumentation.

Its objectives are to encourage, support and coordinate meteor observing, to improve the quality of amateur observations, to disseminate observations and results to other amateurs and professionals and to make global analyses of observations received world-wide. The program includes talks on the latest developments, poster sessions and entertainment.

The IMC 2017 will take place at the Petnica Science Center (PSC) in Petnica, a small village near the city of Valjevo in Serbia (100 km south-west of Belgrade), from September 21st to September 24th.

Belgrade can easily be reached by plane and Valjevo is well connected to Belgrade by bus or train. A shuttle bus from Valjevo to Petnica will be organized for all arriving and departing participants who need it. The Travel section of the site provides you with all the information about how to reach the Petnica Science Center in a comfortable way.

Conference venue and accommodation are both on the campus of the Petnica Science Center. You can find almost everything you need within the campus.

On Saturday afternoon an excursion to the Valjevo surroundings is planned.

Everything you need to know about the registration fees and accommodation fees can be found on the Payment page of this site!

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The registration deadline is August 15th, 2017!

Within the PSC educational programs, there is a group for meteor astronomy, Petnica Meteor Group, which is organizing visual meteor observing camps, summer schools and workshops on meteor astronomy for high school and college students of Petnica Science Center. For the members of Petnica Meteor Group, organizing IMC will be a big motivatonal event and a great opportunity for the further devolpment of the group.

We are looking forward to seeing you in Petnica!

The conference venue address is
Petnica Science Center
P.O. Box 6,
14104 Valjevo
Serbia

The Local Organization Committee.