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The SKA Organisation and our partners around the world host, and attend a wide range of scientific, technical, outreach and decision-making events. These range from SKA internal partner meetings which can be by invitation only, to large scale science and engineering conferences and symposiums. Documentation for meetings and events organised by the SKA Organisation can be viewed here (external link). If you think an event you are organising could be of interest for the SKA, please send an email to with the details of the event. Past events can be consulted here. The table below shows a list of events of relevance for the SKA Project: Please check back and bookmark this page for updates to conferences and events of interest.

SKA Events
Science Events
Engineering Events
National Astronomy Meetings
Outreach Events
Event name Date Location Relevance for SKA SKA Involvement
MeerKAT Science Workshop 25-27 May 16 Stellenbosch, South Africa SKA Science
GLOWSKA 2016 3 Jun 16 Karlsruhe, Germany SKA Science
ASKAP 2016: The future of radio astronomy surveys 6-10 Jun 16 Sydney, Australia ASKAP conference
CESRA Workshop 13-17 Jun 16 Orléans, France SKA Science
French Astronomy Week 2016 (SF2A Annual meeting) 14-17 Jun 16 Lyon, France SKA Science
LSST @ Europe2 20-24 Jun 16 Belgrade, Serbia
2016 International Pulsar Timing Array (IPTA) 20 Jun - 1 Jul 16 Stellenbosch, South Africa SKA Science
SPIE 2016 26 Jun - 1 Jul 16 Edinburgh, Scotland
ASA 2016 3-8 Jul 16 Sydney, Australia SKA Science
European Week of Astronomy and Space Science 2016 4-8 Jul 16 Athens, Greece SKA Science SKA Special Session
Astronomical Spanish Society Meeting 2016 18-22 Jul 16 Bilbao, Spain SKA Special Session Director-General invited
EuroScience Open Forum 2016 23-27 Jul 16 Manchester, England
Annual Conference of the German Astronomical Society (AG) 2016 12-16 Sep 16 Bochum, Germany SKA Science
Discovery and Innovation in Radio Astronomy: a celebration of the career of Ron Ekers, ‘RonFest2016’ 13-17 Sep 16 Queenstown, New Zealand Sponsor
IAC 2016 26-30 Sep 16 Guadalajara, Mexico
SKA Engineering Meeting 2016 2-6 Oct 16 Stellenbosch, South Africa Annual SKA engineering meeting
ICRI 2016 3-5 Oct 16 Cape Town, South Africa
RFI 2016 - Coexisting with Radio Frequency Interference 17-20 Oct 16 Socorro, USA SKA Science
The First Pietro Baracchi Conference: Italo-Australian Radio Astronomy in the Era of the SKA 1-4 Nov 16 Perth, Australia SKA Science
SKA 2016: Science for the SKA Generation 7-11 Nov 16 Goa, India Annual SKA Science meeting
Fundamental Physics with the SKA 1-5 May 17 Flic-en-Flac, Mauritius SKA Science
Commonwealth Science Conference 2017 13-17 Jun 17 Singapore SKA Science Bernie Fanaroff giving plenary talk