AAVSO 113th Annual Meeting, 2024


Left: Dr. Paula Szody presented at the Landolt Lecture at last year's Annual Meeting. Center: Between sessions, attendees may browse sponsor tables to learn about the latest in astronomical products and services. Right: A Saturn V rocket will provide an imposing backdrop for this year's opening reception. Courtesy Bob Stephens (left), Tim Lyster (center), and Brian Kloppenborg (right). 


The 113th AAVSO Annual Meeting will be held at The U.S. Space & Rocket Center, in Huntsville, Alabama, on November 8–10. This will be a hybrid meeting. On Friday evening, the meeting will feature an opening reception for all in-person registered Annual Meeting participants. Saturday and Sunday will include the Landolt Lecture, keynote speakers and research presentations, the Membership Meeting, and the closing banquet. Presentations and the Membership Meeting on the 8th and 9th will be broadcast via Zoom to online attendees.

  • Opening Reception in the Saturn V Hall of the Davidson Center for Space Exploration
  • Keynote Speakers
  • Presenter Information
  • The Annual Meeting Proceedings will be made available after the event.

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Annual Meeting Sponsors




Sponsorship Opportunities

Our Annual Meeting provides the unusual opportunity to showcase your company's products and services to a unique audience of active citizen scientists. Our attendees are practicing astronomers, who not only purchase equipment themselves, they also recommend products to others within their network. Download the sponsor application form for more details.


Testimonials from the 2023 Annual Meeting

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