Annual Meeting of the Astronomische Gesellschaft 2020

Due to current restrictions for travelling and assemblies the International Annual Meeting of the German Astronomical Society will be held as online sessions during the week September 21-25, 2020.

The virtual meeting will include splinter sessions and working group meetings of the Astronomical Society held as video conferences. Awardees and plenary talks will be postponed to the annual meeting 2021.

For planning purposes registration for the virtual meeting will be mandatory. Registration will be open until September 15. Registration will be free of charges.

Abstract submission for contributions to the splinter meetings will be open for registered participants until August 15.


Virtual coffee-talk meeting rooms A and B are open 7 AM to 7 PM (22-Sep-2020)..

Splinters E-Science and Machine Learning Methods have been merged (18-Sep-2020).

A collection of virtual backgrounds for the online meetings is available (15-Sep-2020).

Detailed programs of splinter meetings have been published (07-Sep-2020).

Registration and abstract submission are closed (16-Sep-2020).

Please use the hashtag #ag2020virtual when tweeting about this meeting, and follow @GermanAstroSoc on twitter for the latest updates.