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Upcoming Events

March 15, 2014
Annual RAC Dinner
Enjoy an inspiring presentation and great food with your fellow members.

April 10-11, 2014
9th Annual Northeast Astro Imaging Conference
Experience astro-imaging at it's best.

April 12-13, 2014
23rd Annual Northeast Astronomy Forum & Telescope Show America's premier astronomy expo: Be Inspired. Discover. Wonder. Learn.

July 25 - August 3, 2014
Summer Star Party 2014
Peppermint Park Camping Resort in Plainfield, MA

RAC Schedule of Events (PDF)

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NEAIC Conference

NEAIC April 10 & 11, 2014
Thursday & Friday
Crowne Plaza Conference Center
Suffern, NY (30 minutes North of NYC)

In the past ten years, NEAIC has grown
in both size and stature, becoming one
of the most eagerly anticipated astronomical
imaging conferences in the United States.


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Note: All attendees must also mail in completed Registration Forms

RAC Annual Dinner 2013

NEAIC Vendors

The conference hosts leaders and acknowledged experts in extra solar planets, variable star, minor planets, asteroids, comets, and supernova research with the intention of fostering pro-am collaborations. With attendance expected to be nearly 200, you will be very busy both days networking and learning from both amateur, semi-pro, and professional astronomers.

NEAIC  Exhibitors

Held just 28 miles northwest of New York City, and 2.5 miles from NEAF, at the Crowne Plaza Hotel in Suffern, New York, NEAIC is a 2-day evnt that showcases all the leading astro imaging equipment manufacturers. The conference is devoted to all aspects of Astronomical Imaging, including workshops and lectures by well-known professional and amateur astro-imagers, including, deep-sky imaging, high resolution and planetary imaging, imaging using digital SLR cameras, photometry and spectroscopy.

NEAIC Workshops
Whether you're just getting started in astro-imaging
or are a seasond professional, NEAIC is the place to be!

Registration in this 2-day event includes:
> Entrance to all NEAIC daytime activities 
> Continental Breakfast & Lunch
> 2-Day Pass to NEAF 2014 (April 12 & 13) 



NEAIC 2013 Schedule

Only 30 minutes (28 miles) North of New York City at the
Crowne Plaza Conference Center
, Suffern, NY

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