The conference photo is now available in low-resolution here!

Invited speakers:

  • Dr. Faustine Cantalloube (Laboratoire d’Astrophysique de Marseille)
  • Dr. Marta Bryan (UC Berkeley)
  • Dr. Sarah Kendrew (ESA, STScI)
  • Dr. Grant Kennedy (University of Warwick)
  • Dr. Robert de Rosa (ESO, Santiago)

Scientific program:

The program starts with the opening talk at Monday 10.45 AM. People can register and put up their posters from 9.30 AM. Coffee will be available. Please arrive on time so that everyone can be registered before the opening talk.

The full program is available online and as PDF:

Spirit of Lyot final schedule

and all the abstracts and further information can be found here:

Spirit of Lyot Information booklet

and the talk abstracts are also available in HTML format.


Note that our poster boards are meant for A0 size (84×119 cm or 33×47 inches) in portrait format. It is possible to print the poster in Leiden, for example at CopyCopy Leiden or Printerette Leiden at your own cost. AllĀ  confirmed poster presentations are listed here:

Spirit of Lyot Posters

Astronomy on Tap:

Astronomy on Tap Leiden has its monthly event on Monday June 27th and two of our participants (Kate Follette and Gael Chauvin) will be presenting! Astronomy on Tap features games, talks, and quizzes in the informal setting of a local bar. The event happens at Grand Cafe de Burcht, only 10 minutes walking from the Scheltema venue at 8 pm. More information can be found at the AoT website.