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Scheduled Events

Talks
In JC Lemmer Auditorium

09:00: "A day in the crazy lives of a Martian"  by
Candidates for Mars One Mission


11:00: "Time-lapse Photography in Astronomy"  by
Willie Koorts, SAAO


12:00: "Deep Sky Observing"
by Magda Streicher


15:00: "Observing and photographing satellites"
by Thierry Legault


Science Shows

Delville Wood Room

SciBono's Chemistry of Light
10am, 12pm, 2pm
(Grade 4 - 12)

SciBono’s
Startling Spectroscopy   
9am, 11pm, 1pm, 3pm  
(Grade 4 - 12)

Dan Pienaar Gun Park
Experilab's Science Shows
10am, 11am, 12pm, 3pm
(All ages)

Announcements
Outside Marrierres Hall
ATM & Astrophoto Awards: 1pm
RAFFLE Draw: 6pm

Rocket Motor Test Fire

Next to "Dakota" 1.30pm

SCOPEX  
Annual Telescope and Astronomy Expo
15 October 2016
9am to 9pm
At the Museum for Military History  - Entrance fee

What to expect on the day

Commercial Telescopes and accessories
Talks, Science Shows, Workshops

Student Science exhibits welcome  >>>
Star Party from 5pm



Contact us
If you want to contribute to ScopeX 2016 or build a telescope to exhibit


ScopeX Raffle 2016

ASI185 MC Camera donated by ZWO Co., Ltd

See you on 15 October 2016 at ScopeX

(Site last updated 14 August 21:17 2016)


Amateur Exhibits
Calling ATMers and Astrophotographers
to come and exhibit

Guidelines to exhibitors >>>


Amateur Telescope Making





Astrophotography



All-day Interactive Exhibits
Camera Obscura
Maker exhibits
Rocketry
Student Science

Sun dials



2016 COMMERCIAL SPONSORS AND EXHIBITORS














Our heart-felt thanks go to all ScopeX Sponsors and Exhibitors

Non-Commercial Sponsers 2016

ScopeX is proud to be sponsored by
Department of Science and Technology


and NRF/SAASTA
- The South African Agency for Science and Technology Advancement is a business Unit of the National Research Foundation.


Many thanks to Sci-Bono Discovery Centre
, the South African Astronomical Observatory  and the EUNAWE for their support

Commercial Sponsers 2016
Many thanks to all companies donating items
Without generous sponsorship, this event would not be possible

SUPPORTERS

Many thanks to all amateur groups that have supported ScopeX in the past:
Johannesburg Centre of ASSA

Pretoria Centre of ASSA

Cape Centre of ASSA

Durban Centre of ASSA
Garden Route Centre of ASSA

Bloemfontein Centre of ASSA

West Rand Astronomy Club

Unika Voortrekkerkommando


Many thanks to Park Town Boys High School - and particularly John Scott - for accommodating the ATM class for over a decade

2016 COMMERCIAL SPONSORS AND EXHIBITORS















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