This is the second binational conference between Chilean Astronomical Society (SOCHIAS) and Argentine Association of Astronomy (AAA) to showcase science made in both contries and to build new collaborations.

  • Key Dates

2018-April-18 : [12:00pm GMT-4] Deadline Student Grant Application Process
2018-May-22 : End of Early registration
2018-June-01 : Abstract submission OPEN
2018-July-09: UPDATED Deadline for abstract submission (contributed and invited).
2018-September-03: Preliminary Scientific Program is released
2018-September-07 : End of Regular Registration
2018-October-07 : Registration desk opens, poster and stand set up
2018-October-08 : Scientific program begins, Welcome reception.
2018-October-10 : Observatory visits and Conference Dinner
2018-October-12 : Closing Ceremony

For inquiries please contact us at: binational2018 [at] gmail [dot] com


Official Group Photo


School Visits

We want to invite to chilean schools to visit the observatories stands and related institutions stands, between october 8-12. To sign up, send an email to asistente @




SOCHIAS would like to thank the generous support from the ALMA-CONICYT #31160014,
fund, “Annual Science Meeting SOCHIAS 2018”.2018 SOCHIAS would also like to thank the generous support from the CONICYT fund