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Scheduled Events

Talks
In JC Lemmer Auditorium
Talks from 9am to 4pm

"Supercomputers in the desert"
by Francois Kapp (SKA)

"100 Years of Proxima Cen"
by Ian Glass (SAAO)

Raspberry Pi talks and demos
by House4Hack

Science Shows
In Gun Park
10am, 11am, 12pm, 3pm
by


Digital Planetarium Shows
In Armour Car Hall
40 min sessions 9am - 3pm


and

Franctic Photons Show

In Delville Wood Room
9am 11am 2pm
by


Rocket Motor Test Fire

Next to "Dakota"
Rocket Motor Test Fire 1:30pm



Announcements

Outside Marrierres Hall
ATM and Astrophoto Awards 1pm
Raffle Winners 5pm




SCOPEX 2015  - 25 July - 9 am to 9pm

At the Museum of Military History

Interested in Astronomy, astrophotography, telescopes?
Visit the astronomy event of the year

What to expect on the day
Commercial Telescopes and accessories
Telescope Making, Astrophotography, Talks, Science Shows, Workshops

Raffle items


ASI120MC Camera donated by ZWO Co., Ltd
A Sky and Telescope Hot Product 2014


Arduino introduction course and kit donated by House 4 Hack

Calling Students
Come exhibit your Science Project  -  Rules

Contact us by 20 June to be eligible for a prize such as
Raspberry Pi 2 donated by MicroRobotics


Advertise ScopeX
Flyer  Poster  Car Banner



Star Party
Bring a picnic and come enjoy the stars
There will be telescopes set up for viewing




Commercial Sponsers
Many thanks to all the companies that are donating items which will be given away as awards or gifts at ScopeX

See you 25 July 2015 at ScopeX !

(Site last updated 18 May 2015)


Exhibits

ATM
Amateur Telescope Making





Sundials



Astrophotography
Rules







All-day Interactive Exhibits
Rocketry
Camera Obscura
Student Science

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SPONSORS AND EXHIBITORS  - SCOPEX 2015

Without generous sponsorship, this event would not be possible.
Our heart-felt thanks go to all ScopeX Sponsors and Exhibitors.

SUPPORTERS

Many thanks to all amateur groups that have supported ScopeX in the past:
Johannesburg Centre of ASSA

Pretoria Centre of ASSA

Cape Centre of ASSA

Durban Centre of ASSA
Garden Route Centre of ASSA

Bloemfontein Centre of ASSA

West Rand Astronomy Club

Unika Voortrekkerkommando


Many thanks to Park Town Boys High School - and particularly John Scott - for accommodating the ATM class for over a decade

NON-COMMERCIAL SPONSORS
ScopeX is proud to be sponsored by
Department of Science and Technology


and NRF/SAASTA
- The South African Agency for Science and Technology Advancement is a business Unit of the National Research Foundation.


Many thanks to Sci-Bono Discovery Centre
, the South African Astronomical Observatory  and the EUNAWE for their support




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