2019 GLPA Conference


It is currently Fri, Aug 14th 2020 06:24 PM EDT

* Events with asterisks will not be streamed.
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06:00 PM - 07:30 PM Welcome Reception*
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01:35 PM - 02:35 PM Concurrent Paper Session #1
01:35 PM - 01:50 PM Appealing to Younger Audiences at Your Planetarium
Presented by: G. Phillips & E. Huncik
Risk It!
Presented by: S. Button
01:50 PM - 02:05 PM Read Under the Stars
Presented by: P. Epstein
Extra, Simple, Significant Revenue Streams
Presented by: C. Janssen
02:05 PM - 02:20 PM Beyond the Mobile Science Theater with INTSENSE 2.0: Engaging the Students of Berlin with Begabungförderung
Presented by: A. Green
Implementing the open source astronomy software OpenSpace for planetarium and floor programs
Presented by: D. Tell, M. Holt
02:20 PM - 02:35 PM Solar System Explorers - A show series to keep them coming back!
Presented by: S. Schultz
Visualization design in the planetarium: Moving away from the binary notion of standards
Presented by: J. Aguilera
02:35 PM - 03:45 PM Invited Speaker
02:35 PM - 03:45 PM The Making of a Mission
Presented by: Dr. Robert C. Dempsey
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08:00 AM - 09:00 AM Invited Speaker
08:00 AM - 09:00 AM Inclusion and Diversity in Education
Presented by: Dr. Jessica Garcia
01:15 PM - 03:00 PM Concurrent Paper Session #2
01:15 PM - 01:30 PM Deep Space: An Astronomy Education Course for Adults
Presented by: B. Bonadurer
You, Too, Can Have a Dark Sky Park Near You!
Presented by: D. Leake
01:30 PM - 01:45 PM Apollo 50 celebration: beyond nostalgia
Presented by: J. Creighton
The Shultz, Jr. Planetarium Projector – a neglected piece of planetarium history
Presented by: K. Wilson
01:45 PM - 02:00 PM Going Beyond the Stars in the Planetarium
Presented by: N. Adhikari & H. Hale
The Future of Diversity and Inclusion in the Planetarium World and Why it is Important
Presented by: P. Epstein
02:00 PM - 02:15 PM Getting a Feel for Lunar Craters: Apollo 50th Commemorative Edition
Presented by: D. Hurd, K. Quinn
Exploring the Use of Formative Assessment in the Interactive Planetarium
Presented by: S. Schultz
02:15 PM - 02:30 PM Big Astronomy Project: (Nearly) Free Show and Great Resources!
Presented by: R. Kerrigan, S. Schmoll, T. Wolbrecht
Festivals of Classic Shows
Presented by: D. Smith
02:30 PM - 02:45 PM Capture Content for Your Dome Even if You're a N00b with No Money
Presented by: T. Wolbrecht
Bob and Mark’s (Mostly) Excellent Adventure
Presented by: M. Percy
02:45 PM - 03:00 PM
Super Cernan Sampler
Presented by: K. McCall
04:00 PM - 05:00 PM Astronomy Update
04:00 PM - 05:00 PM Astronomy Update
Presented by: Dr. Shannon Schmoll
06:30 PM - 08:30 PM Banquet, Awards, and Spitz Lecture
06:30 PM - 08:30 PM Banquet and Awards
08:30 PM - 09:30 PM Spitz Lecture: I Believe
Presented by: Gary Tomlinson
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09:30 AM - 10:30 AM Invited Speaker
09:30 AM - 10:30 AM Tomorrow’s Astronomy for Everyone: From Deep Space to the Mountaintops to your Backyard
Presented by: Dr. Karen S. Bjorkman
12:00 PM - 01:00 PM Business Meeting*
03:00 PM - 04:00 PM Storytelling & Adjournment