The 2015 Observing school


The 2015 observing school will be a Winter School, taking place in italy, at the Asiago Observatory: 

        The observations  at the telescope  will take place at Asiago Observatory (Italy),
                                                      from February 17th to 27th, 2015
Introductory lectures, as well as data reductions will take place in the same location.

A preliminary program is   available  here.
The program will focus on low dispersion spectroscopy and classification of astronomical objects,
to emphasis the need of follow-up from the various, on-going, sky surveys.

Practical information for the February 2015 school is  available  here

The school is open to PhD students in Astrophysics, who need to gain observing experience.
Last year's Master students, or early PostDocs can also be considered 
Potential candidates will need to register  before Dec.8, 2014.
The registration form is now available here.
The final selection will be made by our Committee before end of this year

All the local costs will be covered by Opticon
A contribution to travel costs can also be considered, on a case-by-case basis.

You can find more details on the Neon schools and their program by looking at the Past NEON schools.