Sochias

First Announcement

September 5th, 2016

SOCHIAS  XIV Annual Meeting 2017­, First Announcement.



It is with great pleasure that we announce the XIV Annual Meeting of the
Chilean Astronomical Society (SOCHIAS). We expect to bring together the
thriving Chilean astronomical community and close collaborators. This
year, there will be four days of scientific exchange.

Date and Venue.

The meeting is to be held January 23-27, 2017, in Hotel Marbella,
Maitencillo. Registration is now open at http://www.sochias.cl/reunion2017 .

Student Travel Grants.

Accommodation at the conference hotel for about 90 students and some
travel grants will be available. Priority will be given to those
offering to contributed talks (preferred) and posters. Participants are
invited to contribute to increase our funds for student participation.

Key Dates.

2016-11-01: Early registration deadline.
2016-12-16: Regular registration deadline.
2016-12-16: Oral contribution abstract submission deadline



We look forward to see you in beautiful Maitencillo!

 Patricio Rojo on behalf of the LOC

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This event is possible thanks to the generous support of the
ALMA­-CONICYT Fund, project 31150016.  Stands will be available for
other institutions able to contribute to the event.

Sociedad Chilena de Astronomía