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Events and Meetings

UK future

Details of future meetings will be posted here.


UK past

The most recent UK SKA Science Community meeting took place on Monday 2 July 2018 at the Royal Astronomical Society, London.

The meeting provided an opportunity for the UK community to keep up-to-date with SKA developments and plans for new UK and European data infrastructure, and to discuss science opportunities from new radio surveys and the challenges arising from big data sets in astronomy.

The meeting included an update from the SKAO on the current status of SKA and planning for SKA data challenges, followed by a series of invited and contributed presentations on science from SKA precursors, ideas for dealing with large data sets, and presentations on UKT0 and plans for a European SKA regional data centre. The meeting concluded with a discussion of UK priorities in this area.

Please contact Jonathan Pritchard (the Chair of the UKSKASC) with any questions regarding the above meeting.

  • September 7 2017: UK SKA Science Community Workshop, Royal Observatory Edinburgh
     
  • December 8 2016: UK Preparation for Key Science Projects with the Square Kilometre Array, University of Bath
     
  • April 12 – 13 2016: SKA – Delivering the Science, University of Cambridge
     
  • November 4 2015: UK SKA Open Science Meeting, The Place, Manchester
     
  • March 13 2015: Building an Open SKA-Science Consortium? Royal Astronomical Society, London
     
  • November 17 2014: SKA open meeting at the Royal Astronomical Society, London
     
  • July 9 2014: SKA in the UK, University of Birmingham

You may also be interested in the presentations from the 2014 AAS SKA meeting.


SKA international

See also the international list of SKA meetings and workshops.


Journal club presentation

Would you like to give a journal club talk on the SKA (for example at your university)? Feel free to use, adapt or plagiarise these slides:

Last updated: 17 July 2018

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