2016 Conference

As Seen at the Conference

Bob Victor shared many sky events with us during both his presentation and his poster at the conference.

Alan Davenport has compiled a document that highlights all of the celestial events we can share with our audiences this month. Thank you, Bob and Alan!!!

PDF – Celestial Highlights, August 8-September 2, 2016

MAPS Conference 2016 – Thank You Sponsors!

Thank You Very Much!

We would like to thank the following who made MAPS 2016 possible by their generous contributions!

MAPS Conference 2016 – Photos

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2016 MAPS Conference

MAPS Conference 2016 – “Innovate, Imagine, Inspire – Taking a New Approach”

Dear MAPS Member,

The James E. Richmond Science Center invites you, MAPS friends and colleagues, to join us July 27-30, 2016 in Waldorf, Maryland for what will be an historic conference. The meeting will be a great time of camaraderie and professional development, plus the chance to shop, dine, and discover many local historic sites. The local community is rich in history and diversity. Charles County is great to visit if you would like to bring your family!

MAPS Conference 2016 – Delegate Registration

“Innovate, Imagine, Inspire – Taking a New Approach”

Delegate Registration due by June 10, 2016

MAPS Conference 2016 – Conference Schedule

2016 MAPS Conference Schedule

MAPS Conference 2016 – Participate and Contribute

There are four ways to bring your talent and unique experience to the stage at the 2016 MAPS conference.

Paper Talks
Poster Presentations
Panel Discussions

Proposals for the 2016 conference are accepted through July 4th

MAPS Conference 2016 – Margaret Noble Lecture by Steve Russo

How I Got Here, From There, With A Little Help From My (Planetarium) Friends!

MAPS Conference 2016 – Host Information

The James E. Richmond Science Center is a focal point of St. Charles High School. The science center includes a state-of-the-art 60-foot diameter, 184-seat Digital Dome Classroom, a 6-foot diameter NOAA Science On a Sphere®, and an experiential learning center, or Discovery Lab.

MAPS Conference 2016 – Accommodations

Reservations must be made by July 4, 2016

Hilton Garden Inn Waldorf ExteriorHilton Garden Inn
10385 O’Donnell Place
Waldorf, MD 20603