Association of French Speaking Planetariums (APLF), Yearly Meeting
The Jena Zeiss-Planetarium will host the 6th FullDome Festival from May 8th to 12th, 2012. The organizers invite all fulldome producers to submit their latest productions to the 2012 FullDome Festival. It is open to all fulldome producers worldwide. In 2012, full-length feature shows withlengths between 20 and 45 minutes will be welcome again. Students are especially encouraged to contribute. Remaining a regular program item, the Student Festival will present, and award prizes to, fulldome sequences created by students at home and abroad. The Festival will culminate with a Saturday-night gala of the best entries in the categories of student contributions, professional clips, and of the winning full-length show. The thematic focus in 2012 is on the concept of »Dissolving Space«, a term that may be freely interpreted in all categories.
ADP 2012, Annual meeting of German speaking planetaria
12th International Public Communication of Science and Technology Conference
Quality, Honesty and Beauty in Science Communication
The 12th International PCST (Public Communication of Science and Technology) Conference will be held in Florence, Italy, 18-20 April 2012.
Italian Association of Planetaria (PLANIT), XXVII National Conference, Italy, and 2nd Full-Dome Italian Festival. During the conference Skype session for planetarians from other countries.
Each year, in March, on the Sunday before or after the spring equinox, is held the "Day of Planetaria" that involves planetaria from different European countries.