The VAO will be at the 223rd American Astronomical Society Meeting in Washington, DC January 5-9, 2014, contributing to the “Computation, Data Handling, & Image Analysis” and “Astroinformatics & Astrostatistics” poster sessions of the meeting. Both sessions are on Tuesday January 7 in the exhibit hall of the Gaylord National Resort and Convention Center.


Find us in the exhibit hall at the following poster locations:

  • 255.04. Virtual Astronomy: The Legacy of the Virtual Astronomical Observatory
  • 255.05. Accessing Multi-Dimensional Images and Data Cubes in the Virtual Observatory
  • 255.26. Data publication and sharing using the SciDrive service
  • 253. 04. The Virtual Observatory for the Python Programmer

Alex Szalay, Technology Advisor to the VAO, will be speaking at the session entitled “Building the Astronomical Information Sciences: From NASA’s AISR Program to the New AAS Working Group on Astroinformatics and Astrostatistics” on Tuesday at 10:00AM in the National Harbor 4 room:

  • 203. 02. From AISR to the Virtual Observatory