Join us in Winnipeg, Manitoba, May 30 – June 2, 2016 for the annual meeting of the Canadian Astronomical Society (CASCA).

mcdonald_postcardWe are excited to announce that  the winner of the 2015 Nobel Prize in Physics, Dr. Art McDonald will be giving our public lecture: The Sudbury Neutrino Observatory: Observing the Sun from 2 km Underground, on the evening of June, 1, 2016.

See our list of confirmed invited speakers and the conference schedule.

Registration is now closed.

Conference program in now available!

Banquet Speaker: Wilfred Buck on First Nations Astronomy

Conference Photos (taken by Samar Safi-Harb)

The meeting will be held at the historic Fort Garry Hotel, located in the heart of Winnipeg, within easy walking distance of many attractions such as The Forks and the Canadian Museum for Human Rights.


Canadian Human Rights Museum (V.Pahkala)

The Fort Garry Hotel

The Fort Garry Hotel


Forks Market (Ccyyrree)