July Meeting: Vojta Ciml, SlidesLive

July 01, 2016: July Meeting: Vojta Ciml, SlidesLive

Novice Meeting: 7:00PM
Novice Meeting Topic: 
All About Telescopes
Novice Meeting Speaker: 
Debbie Moran
General Meeting: 8:00PM
General Meeting Topic: 
SlidesLive: A story
General Meeting Speaker: 
Vojta Ciml
About the General Meeting Presentation

SlidesLive has been billed as TED Talks for everyone. It’s also the software HAS uses to record its monthly speaker presentations. What you may not know is that its founder and CEO loves the night sky and believes in the promise of science to build better worlds. Come hear this engaging young entrepreneur share a 19th century story which inspired him to build the company he has today.

At the Novice Session
Debbie Moran, Novice Chair, reprises her Telescope 101 talk for our recent new members. You will learn about the most common telescope designs, the role of eyepieces, and the basic terminology used to describe telescope optics.

Parking and Directions (View Map)

Meetings are held in the Science & Research building at the University of Houston Main Campus. The novice meeting is in room 116, the general meeting is in room 117.

NOTE NEW PARKING INFORMATION: Parking is available in lot 15C. Refer to the Google Map below for directions. This parking is available from 6:30 p.m. until 10:00 p.m. on the Friday night of the HAS meeting.

This parking is free. If you get a notice from the UH campus police on the night of the meeting, call the UH Security office and let them know that this area has been made available on HAS meeting night by the Parking Department.

Map to Parking

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