Registration fees
and payment

Early registration                                30000JPY
Standard registration                         35000JPY

Early registration for student            15000JPY
Standard registration for student     20000JPY

1-day registration                                5000JPY
1-day registration for student            4000JPY
2-day registration                               8000JPY
2-day registration for student           7000JPY

* It may vary, subject to the daily currency rate applied at the time of purchase.

Registration

registration form (v3.apollon.nta.co.jp)

Update January 24, 2018: as we have reached venue capacity limit, registration closes earlier than planned, on 31 January 2018, 23:59 Japan time;

Abstract Submission

submission form (Google Forms)

Due to technical issues of the website, the submission deadline is extended to Oct 18 23:59 UTC.

If you cannot access the google form, please fill in this form and return to cheungszeleung@oao.iau.org

Grant 1 – IAU Travel Grant Application

There is a limited number of travel grant provided by the IAU to support whom only limited means of support are available, e.g., colleagues from economically less privileged countries and young scientists/professional communicators.

All grant applicants should submit their oral/poster/workshop contribution before this travel grant application. (A grant application without prior abstract submission will NOT be considered)

Please download and complete the IAU Grant Application Form at https://www.iau.org/static/meetings/GrantSymposium.pdf and please fill “CAP 2018” in the meeting number field.

Please submit all the following information to the SOC co-chair Sze-leung Cheung at cheungszeleung@oao.iau.org

1. A copy of the completed IAU Grant Application Form

2. Your Name

3. Inquiry number (check confirmation email you received after registering or register now to receive the inquiry number: https://v3.apollon.nta.co.jp/CAP2018/joho?MODE=top)

4. Are you a student? (Yes/No)

5. Pease tell us your motivation for attending CAP2018 (300 words max)

6. Please justify the amount you requested (100 words max)

Application deadline: September 15, 2017 23:59 UTC.

Grant 2 – Japanese Travel Grant for Asia-Pacific Science Communicators

Application Deadline: October 18th, 2017

Communicating Astronomy with the Public 2018 (CAP 2018) in Japan will provide a  unique opportunity to promote the development and professionalization of science communication in the Asia-Pacific region. A joint effort between the National Astronomical Observatory of Japan (NAOJ) and a Japanese crowdfunding campaign will allow support for the attendance of participants from developing countries in the region.

The application is open not only students and young communicators but to all science professionals whose work can impact the future of Astronomy dissemination and informal outreach in the region. The organizers are paying particular attention to science communicators in developing countries the Asia-Pacific region. The NAOJ and crowdfunding donors will seek to award grants to next generation of science communicators and provide an opportunity for training to all grant allocated participants.

Applicants that wish to apply will need to:

– Register at the CAP 2018 conference;
– Send a Motivation Letter (up to 600 words) – that must include (if existing) current activities related to science communication and informal education efforts by the participant, and the importance of attending CAP 2018.
– Send your Curriculum Vitae.

Contact: contact-cap2018@prcml.mtk.nao.ac.jp

Grant Requirements:
– Awarded participants will need to attend the full (5 days) conference and are required to participate in designated sessions.
– Awarded participants will need to submit a contribution to CAP 2018 – LINK. If necessary, support from the Organization will be provided.
– Each awarded participant will be supported with the amount of 800 USD (approximate value, it may vary, subject to the daily currency rate applied at the time of the conference) .
– If the participant is a student, a recommendation letter from the Dean/Director of the University is necessary.

Proceedings

Book of Proceedings – Submission Guidelines

Important Notes:
All accepted contributions for the proceedings should be submitted until two weeks after the end of the conference, by Tuesday, May 15, 2018. 
All contributions received after the deadline will not be included in the printed version of the proceedings.

Instructions for Submission

Preparing your article

Authors are asked to prepare their papers using Microsoft Word (or other compatible word processors), according to the guidelines and templates.

It is important to ensure that when you submit your paper, it is in its final form ready for publication. CAP 2018 does not provide language editing services. CAP 2018 will light-edit the papers for style and length and will send out author proofs prior to publication.

What you need to provide
When preparing your paper ensure that you follow these Submission Guidelines :
1) Use the Open Document Template (.odt) (or .doc) provided;
2) Ensure that your paper includes the Abstract;
3) Do not add headers or footers your template;
4) All pictures should be included in the body text.
5) The sample text in the template file includes further instructions for preparing your manuscript.
6) If you have any questions about these guidelines or preparing your manuscript, please contact proceedings-cap2018@prcml.mtk.nao.ac.jp.

Downloads:
– CAP2018_Proceedings_Template (.docx)
– CAP2018_Proceedings_Template (.odt)  
– CAP2018_Proceedings_Template (.pdf)

– CAP2018_Proceedings_Copyright_CreativeCommons (.doc) 
– CAP2018_Proceedings_Copyright_CreativeCommons (.odt) 
– CAP2018_Proceedings_Copyright_CreativeCommons (.pdf)  

[Users have the right to read, download, copy, distribute, print, search, or link to the full texts of the articles published in CAP 2018 Proceedings. Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivs 3.0 Unported (CC BY-NC-ND 3.0)]

Article length:
1) Oral (Parallel and Plenary) Presentations: 2 pages; 
2) Workshops: 2 pages;
3) Posters: 1 page.

Where & When to send your article
Manuscripts, prepared according to these Submission Guidelines are expected to be sent to the Editor-in-Chief by May 15, 2018. 

Publication
The proceedings will appear in the printed version (shipped to five-day Registration participants) The proceedings will be available for download online (all papers upon publication will be free to download). 
Authors are solely responsible for ensuring copyright clearance to reproduce illustrations, text, etc., for which they themselves do not own the copyright.
Licensed under a Creative Documents License 
The Editorial team reserves the right of rejecting any submissions that are deemed in insufficient non-compliance to these Submission Guidelines.

Open Access Statement
Users have the right to read, download, copy, distribute, print, search, or link to the full texts of the articles published in CAP 2018 Proceedings.
https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-nd/3.0/

Proceedings enquiries
General enquiries regarding CAP 2018 Proceedings should be directed to Editor-in-Chief:
Lina Canas
Email: lina.canas@nao.ac.jp


Meet the CAP 2018 Proceedings Team:

Editor-in-Chief
Lina Canas, IAU OAO / NAOJ

Editors
Hidehiko Agata, NAOJ
Hitoshi Yamaoka, Chief of Public Relations Office, NAOJ
Shigeyuki Karino, Faculty of Engineering, Lecturer, Kyushu Sangyo University
Kentaro Yaji, Research Expert in the Solar Observatory, NAOJ
Saeko Hayashi, Subaru Telescope, NAOJ
Doris Daou, Planetary Science Division NASA 
Pamela Gay, Southern Illinois University Edwardsville
Carlos Molina, Astronomy Dept. – Universidad de Antioquia
Pedro Russo, Leiden University
Sze-leung Cheung, IAU Office for Astronomy Outreach
Oana Sandu, The European Southern Observatory

List of Registered Participants

 

(Last Updated: March 9, 2018)

Abdurrahman Naufal ( Himpunan Mahasiswa Astronomi (Himastron) ITB , Indonesia )
Adriana Cardinot ( NUI Galway , Ireland )
Aiko Naokuni ( Fukuoka City Science Museum , Japan )
Ajeng Handini ( langitselatan , Indonesia )
AKI UENO ( kobayashi city hospital , Japan )
Akihiko Tomita ( Wakayama University , Japan )
Akiko Ikeda ( ‘Glow of Heavens, Gleam of Earth’ Exhibition Committe , Japan )
Akiko Nakagami ( Fukuoka Convention & Visitors Bureau , Japan )
Akiko Harigaya ( Fukuoka City Science Museum , Japan )
Akira Katagiri ( Diagram of Our Universe” Production Committee , Japan )
ako shimoyama ( fukuoka city office , Japan )
Alain Doressoundiram ( Observatoire de Paris , France )
Alemiye yacob ( Ethiopian Space Science & Technology Institute(ESSTI) , Ethiopia )
Alexander Gagliano ( Los Alamos National Laboratory , United States )
Alexis Ann Acohido ( Gemini Observatory , United States )
Alfean Aziz ( Planetarium Sultan Iskandar , Malaysia )
Alicia Gregory ( , United States )
Alok Mandavgane ( Self Employed , India )
Amanda Bauer ( LSST , United States )
Amelia Ortiz-Gil ( University of Valencia Astronomical Observatory , Spain )
Ananpol Sudsap ( National Astronomical Research Institute of Thailand (Public Organization) , Thailand )
Andrea Bernagozzi ( Fondazione Clément Fillietroz-ONLUS , Italy )
Ángel Gómez Roldán ( Astronomía Magazine , Spain )
Annabelle Young ( CSIRO , Australia )
Anna-Margaret Bruton ( SARAO/SKA SA , South Africa )
Aprilia Aprilia ( Institut Teknologi Bandung , Indonesia )
Asako Mimura ( Fukuoka City Science Museum , Japan )
Asami Matsumoto ( Nishinippon Shimbun Event Service , Japan )
Atsuhito Sadakari ( Fukuoka City government , Japan )
Atsuko Koga ( Nippon Travel Agency , Japan )
Avivah Yamani ( (1) langitselatan ; (2) Astronomical Society of the Pacific (ASP) , Indonesia )
Aya Tsunoda ( Fukuoka City Science Museum , Japan )
Azusa Yabe ( JAXA/ISAS , Japan )
Azusa Kawazoe ( Fukuoka City Science Museum , Japan )
Béatrice de Ré ( , France )
Beatriz Garcia ( Institute of Technologies in Detection and Astroparticles , Argentina )
Becky Glynn ( Universidad de Monterrey , United States )
Bronwyn Lovell ( Flinders University , Australia )
BUDSAKON LOPATTANAKIT ( National Astronomical Research Institute of Thailand (Public Organization) , Thailand )
Camila Ibarlucea ( AURA Observatory , Chile )
CARMEN DEL PUERTO ( Instituto de Astrofísica de Canarias , Spain )
Carolyn Kaichi ( University of Hawaii , United States )
Chi Tai Kwok ( Ho Koon Nature Education cum Astronomical Centre , Hong Kong )
Chiaki Tanaka ( Japan Amateur Astronomers Association(JAAA) , Japan )
Chia-Ling Hu ( Taipei Astronomical Museum , Taiwan )
Chie Tsuchiya ( National Astronomical Observatory of Japan , Japan )
Chikahiro Yamamoto ( Fukuoka City Science Museum , Japan )
Chikako Yamamichi ( Osaka Kyoiku University , Japan )
Chin Kwan Tsang ( Ho Koon Nature Education cum Astronomical Centre , Hong Kong )
Chino Shindo ( × , Japan )
Chow-Choong Ngeow ( National Central University , Taiwan )
Chris Impey ( University of Arizona , United States )
Chris Sasaki ( Dunlap Institute for Astronomy & Astrophysics, U of Toronto , Canada )
Christian Morillo ( Universidad de Las Américas – UDLA , Ecuador )
Cintia Duran ( Tlaloque , Mexico )
Clair McSweeney ( Cosmos Education CLG , Ireland )
Coleman Krawczyk ( University of Portsmouth , United Kingdom )
Constance Walker ( National Optical Astronomy Observatory , United States )
Cordelia Scott ( University of Kent , United Kingdom )
Curtis Dankof ( Lowell Observatory , United States )
Daisaku Nogami ( Kyoto University , Japan )
Daisuke Taniguchi ( Science Station/Department of Astronomy, The University of Tokyo , Japan )
Daria Dall’Olio ( Chalmers University-Onsala Space Observatory- Planetarium of Ravenna , Sweden )
David Redeker ( NOVA – Netherlands , Netherlands )
Deborah Perkins ( GTU, InfinitiEd , United States )
Dennis Crabtree ( NRC Herzberg , Canada )
Dominique Brossard ( Department of Life Sciences Communication, University of Wisconsin-Madison , United States )
Donald Warren ( RIKEN , Japan )
Donald Lubowich ( Hofstra University , United States )
Donatus Amijaya ( Gadjah Mada University , Indonesia )
Donovan Domingue ( Georgia College & State University , United States )
Doris Daou ( NASA /SMD , United States )
Durruty Jesús de Alba Martínez ( Universidad de Guadalajara , Mexico )
Dwi Yuna ( Institut Teknologi Bandung , Indonesia )
Eiji Matsumoto ( Nishinomiyashiritsudanjounishi elementary school , Japan )
Eimi Anazawa ( Konica Minolta Planetarium Co., Ltd. , Japan )
Eleonora Ferroni ( National Institute for Astrophysics (INAF) , Italy )
Elizabeth Avery ( Royal Observatory Greenwich , United Kingdom )
Elizabeth Tasker ( ISAS/JAXA , Japan )
Emanuel Mumpuni ( LAPAN , Indonesia )
EMMA ZULKIFLI ( Sabah Stargazers , Malaysia )
Emmanuella Randall-Abakah ( REGENT UNIVERSITY COLLEGE OF SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY , Ghana )
farahhati Mumtahana ( National Institute of Aeronautics and Space , Indonesia )
Farid Char ( University of Antofagasta , Chile )
farprakay jiarakoopt ( NARIT , Thailand )
Farseem Mohammedy ( Bangladesh Astronomical Society , Bangladesh )
Fera Purwati ( Institut Teknologi Bandung , Indonesia )
Fernanda Urrutia ( Gemini Observatory , Chile )
Francisco Rodríguez ( European Southern Observatory (ESO) , Chile )
Frederic Pitout ( IRAP , France )
FUJIMURA IZUMI ( Fukuoka City government , Japan )
Fumiki Onoma ( Hoshizora KODAN , Japan )
Fumiya Sakai ( College of Arts and Sciences, The University of Tokyo / Science Station , Japan )
Gabrielle Simard ( McGill University , Canada )
Georges Alecian ( Paris Observatory , France )
Georgina Maffey ( Joint Institute for VLBI ERIC , Netherlands )
Geraint Jones ( UCL Mullard Space Science Laboratory , United Kingdom )
Gerhard Hensler ( University of Vienna , Austria )
Go TAHARA ( self employment , Japan )
Gordon Squires ( Caltech/IPAC – TMT , United States )
Grazyna Stasinska ( Paris Observatory , France )
Guillem Anglada ( Queen Mary University of London , United Kingdom )
Hamid Hamidani ( The University Of Tokyo , Japan )
Han Tran ( Astronomy & Society, Leiden Observatory, Leiden University , Netherlands )
Hannah Dalgleish ( Liverpool John Moores University , United Kingdom )
Hannah Harris ( Wellesley College, USA / Leiden University, NL , United States )
Harufumi Tamazawa ( Kyoto University , Japan )
Haruka Makizawa ( Kyoto Institute of Technology , Japan )
Hattaya Kotcharat ( National Astronomical Research Institute of Thailand (Public Organization) , Thailand )
Hideaki Fujiwara ( Subaru Telescope, NAOJ , United States )
Hidehiko Agata ( National Astronomical Observatory of Japan , Japan )
Hideo HARA ( Tsukuba Expo Center , Japan )
Himansu Fatesingh ( Indian Science Writer’s Association , India )
Himawari Nakazumi ( Kyushu Sangyo Univ. , Japan )
Hinako Fukushi ( National Astronomical Observatory of Japan , Japan )
Hiroaki Isobe ( Kyoto University , Japan )
Hiroaki Umezawa ( Tokyo Tech High School of Science and Technology , Japan )
Hiroko Komiyama ( National Astronomical Observatory of Japan , Japan )
Hiromi Funakoshi ( Anpachi Town Board of Education , Japan )
Hiromi Adachi ( adachi design laboratory , Japan )
Hiromi Yokoyama ( Kavli IPMU, University of Tokyo , Japan )
Hiroto Fukunoue ( Kyushu Sangyo Univ. , Japan )
Hiroto Nakano ( Wakayama University , Japan )
Hiroyuki Naito ( Nayoro Observatory , Japan )
HIROYUKI TERADA ( Hiragi Design office , Japan )
Hisako Fukushima ( , Japan )
Hisanori Itoh ( Fukuoka City Science Museum , Japan )
Hitoshi Yamaoka ( National Astronomical Observatory of Japan , Japan )
Hitoshi MURAYAMA ( UC Berkeley / Kavli IPMU, UTokyo , Japan )
Ho Keung Kenneith HUI ( Ho Koon Nature Education cum Astronomical Centre , Hong Kong )
Hoang Anh Nguyen ( Vietnam National Space Center , Viet Nam )
Hyunjin Kim ( Korea Astronomy and Space Science Institute , Korea )
Ian McLennan ( Ian McLennan Consulting , Canada )
Ikeda Tadahiro ( Fukuoka City government , Japan )
Iris Nijman ( Netherlands Institute for Radio Astronomy (ASTRON) , Netherlands )
Ismandy Ali ( Planetarium Sultan Iskandar , Malaysia )
Issei Mori ( Kyushu Sangyo Univ. , Japan )
Jaap Vreeling ( NOVA , Netherlands )
Jacinta Delhaize ( University of Zagreb , Croatia )
Jacqueline Vree ( Delta Institute for Theoretical Physics , Netherlands )
James Green ( CSIRO Astronomy and Space Science , Australia )
Jan Świerkowski ( Universidade Catolica Portuguesa/Institute B61 , Portugal )
Jan Pomierny ( New Space Foundation , Poland )
Janesse Brewer ( 23.4 Degrees , United States )
Janice Harvey ( Gemini Observatory , United States )
Jennifer Gupta ( University of Portsmouth , United Kingdom )
Jennifer Ouellette ( Freelance , United States )
jessada keeratibharat ( NARIT , Thailand )
Jiro Konishi ( Open University of Japan , Japan )
Joao Pereira ( UNIRIO , Brazil )
João Retrê ( Instituto de Astrofísica e Ciências do Espaço , Portugal )
Jonathan Naish ( , United Kingdom )
Jorge Rivero Gonzalez ( Leiden University , Spain )
Jose Salgado ( KV 265 , United States )
Jose Saraiva ( NUCLIO , Portugal )
Josh Veitch-Michaelis ( International Workshop for Astronomy , United Kingdom )
Juan Vaquerizo ( Centro de Astrobiología (CSIC-INTA) , Spain )
Juan Seguel ( Cerro Tololo Inter-American Observatory , Chile )
Juan Bautista Climent Oliver ( Universidad de Valencia , Spain )
Jullada Kaosaard ( National Astronomical Research Institute of Thailand , Thailand )
Jun Kosaka ( Diagram of Our Universe” Production Committee , Japan )
Junichi Yoneda ( Hokkaido University , Japan )
Junya Terazono ( The University of Aizu , Japan )
Kaho Morii ( Kyushu Sangyo Univ. , Japan )
Kai Tung Fok ( Ho Koon Nature Education cum Astronomical Centre , Hong Kong )
Kam Leung ( Hong Kong Astronomical Society , China )
Kanae Izuchi ( Fukuoka City Science Museum , Japan )
Kaoru KIMURA ( Japan Science Foundation/Science Museum , Japan )
Kayo Kawamura ( Nippon Travel Agency , Japan )
Kayoko Tanno ( Fukuoka City Science Museum , Japan )
Kaz Sekiguchi ( NAOJ , Japan )
Kazuhisa Kamegai ( National Astronomical Observatory of Japan , Japan )
Kazunari Shibata ( Kyoto University , Japan )
Kazuya Ayani ( Bisei Astronomical Observatory , Japan )
Keiichiro Aritaka ( Fukuoka Convention & Visitors Bureau , Japan )
Keiko CHAKI ( Japan Amateur Astronomers Association , Japan )
Keiko YOSHIKAWA ( Ministry of the Environment , Japan )
Keiko Tsuchiyama ( Nara Prefectural Seisho High School , Japan )
Kelly Blumenthal ( Institute for Astronomy – University of Hawaii & Center for Astrophysics – Harvard , United States )
Kelsey Rowe ( Stardome , New Zealand )
Kenichiro Yamamura ( Total Media Development Institute Co., Ltd. , Japan )
Kentaro Yaji ( National Astronomical Observatory of Japan , Japan )
Kenzo Kinugasa ( National Astronomical Observatory of Japan , Japan )
KHOMSAN THUREE ( NARIT – National Astronomical Research Institute of Thailand (Public Organization) , Thailand )
Kim Werner ( AIfA, University of Bonn , Germany )
Kiyoko Arai ( , Japan )
Kiyoshi Tanji ( Total Media Development Institute Co., Ltd. , Japan )
Kodai Fukushima ( Mt. John Observatory / Earth & Sky Limited Partnership , New Zealand )
Kohji Tsumura ( Tohoku University , Japan )
Konomi Matsumoto ( Nara Prefectural Seisho High School , Japan )
Kota Ishizeki ( Tokyo Tech High School of Science and Technology , Japan )
Kouji Ohnishi ( National Institute of Technology, Nagano College , Japan )
Kouki Higuchi ( Kyushu Sangyo Univ. , Japan )
Krzysztof Czart ( Urania , Poland )
Kumiko Usuda-Sato ( National Astronomical Observatory of Japan , Japan )
Kyohei Ando ( Koriyama City fureai Science Center , Japan )
Kyoko Ninomiya ( Nishinippon Shinbun Event Service , Japan )
KYOUNG-SUK LEE ( Korea Astronomy and Space Science Institute (KASI) , Korea )
Lars Christensen ( ESO , Germany )
Lieza Crisostomo ( Philippine Science High School – Main Campus , Philippines )
Lina Canas ( IAU Office for Astronomy Outreach (OAO) / National Astronomical Observatory of Japan (NAoJ) , Japan )
Lucas Ellerbroek ( University of Amsterdam , Netherlands )
Lucia Maracci ( , Italy )
Lucianne Walkowicz ( The Adler Planetarium , United States )
Luisa Zambrano-Marin ( Arecibo Observatory / University of Granada , United States )
Mai Kamobe ( Kwasan Onservatory, Graduate School of Science, Kyoto University , Japan )
Makiko Aoki ( NAOJ , Japan )
Makoto Arai ( Dentsu , Japan )
Makoto Kouzuma ( , Japan )
Makoto Yoshikawa ( JAXA , Japan )
manabu noda ( Nagoya City Science Museum , Japan )
Marcela Morillo ( Technical University of Cotopaxi , Ecuador )
Marco Malaspina ( INAF , Italy )
Marcos Valdes ( Scuola Normale Superiore , Italy )
Marcos Cardinot ( National University of Ireland, Galway , Ireland )
Marggie Rodríguez Riaza ( Parque Explora – Planetario de Medellín , Colombia )
María Luisa González Montoro ( , Spain )
Maria Rosaria D’Antonio ( International Astronomical Union , France )
Marieke Baan ( Netherland Research School for Astronomy (NOVA) , Netherlands )
Mariko Takahashi ( Star Spinning Village (Hoshitsumugi-no-mura) , Japan )
Mario De Leo-Winkler ( University of California, Riverside , United States )
Marja Seidel ( Carnegie Institution for Science , United States )
Mark Gallaway ( University of Hertfordshire , United Kingdom )
Mark SubbaRao ( Adler Planetarium , United States )
Mark Aldred ( Starlight Studio LLC , Japan )
Marko Pekkola ( Ursa Astronomical Association , Finland )
Martin George ( Launceston Planetarium , Australia )
Mary Beth Laychak ( Canada-France-Hawaii Telescope , United States )
Masaaki Hiramatsu ( National Astronomical Observatory of Japan , Japan )
Masaaki Kajiwara ( Fukuoka City government , Japan )
Masafumi Sato ( Total Media Development Institute Co., Ltd. , Japan )
Masaharu Ishizaki ( National Astronomical Observatory of Japan , Japan )
Masahiko Hayashi ( National Astronomical Observatory of Japan , Japan )
Masanao Nakazono ( Fukuoka City government , Japan )
Masanobu Ishibashi ( Fukuoka City government , Japan )
Masaya Fukuda ( Fukuoka City government , Japan )
masayuki mitani ( Starlight Studio LLC , Japan )
Mathias Jäger ( ESA/Hubble , Germany )
Mathieu Isidro ( SKA Organisation , United Kingdom )
Mayuko Mori ( University of Tokyo , Japan )
MAYUMI IUCHI ( Katsushika City Museum , Japan )
Megan Argo ( University of Central Lancashire , United Kingdom )
MEGUMI YAMAUCHI ( Astro Ninja Projects , Japan )
Mei-Yin Chou ( Academia Sinica Institute of Astronomy and Astrophysics , Taiwan )
Melissa Glew ( Stardome , New Zealand )
Michael Fitzgerald ( Edith Cowan University , Australia )
Michael de Korte ( Leiden University / Leiden Observatory , Netherlands )
Michko Tohi ( AstroArts inc. , Japan )
Mike Simmons ( Astronomers Without Borders , United States )
Mikhail Loktionov ( Live!Universe , Ukraine )
Miki Kobayashi ( The Nippon Meteor Society , Japan )
MIKI Ishii ( National Astronomical Observatory of Japan , Japan )
Miku Nagamine ( Univercity of the Ryukyus , Japan )
Misato Kosuge ( Tokyo Tech High School of Science and Technology , Japan )
Miyuki Tao ( Fukuoka City Science Museum , Japan )
Mizuho Matsumoto ( National Astronomical Observatory of Japan , Japan )
Mohammad Javad Torabi ( 7sobh Newspaper , Iran )
Mohd Mohd Nawawi ( University of Malaya , Malaysia )
Mónica Martínez Borrayo ( Universidad de Guadalajara , Mexico )
Morgan Aronson ( Smithsonian Libraries , United States )
Muhammad Akbar ( Bandung Institute of Technology , Indonesia )
MUHAMMAD AHMAT MURTZA ( Unawemalaysia , Malaysia )
Muhammad Luqmanul Muharam ( Sabah Stargazers , Malaysia )
Mylène André ( European Southern Observatory , Chile )
Nana Miura ( Nara Prefectural Seisho High School , Japan )
Naohiro Takanashi ( the University of Tokyo , Japan )
Naoko Inoue ( National Astronomical Observatory of Japan , Japan )
Naoko Asami ( Seisa University , Japan )
Naoko Ohe ( SORAZA-Kobo_TeruTeruZa , Japan )
Natalia Ruiz-Zelmanovitch ( Instituto de Física Fundamental (CSIC) , Spain )
Nayra Rodriguez Eugenio ( Institute of Astrophysics of the Canary Islands , Spain )
Nelly Deleg ( Universidad Técnica de Cotopaxi , Ecuador )
Niamh Shaw ( Cosmos Education CLG , Ireland )
Nicolas Bonne ( University of Portsmouth , United Kingdom )
Nicolas Lira Turpaud ( Atacama Large Millimeter Submillimeter Array , Chile )
Nobuaki Ochi ( Toyo University , Japan )
Nobuhiko Kusakabe ( Astrobiology Center, NINS , Japan )
Noorali Jiwaji ( Open University of Tanzania , Tanzania )
Noriko Takabatake ( NAOJ , Japan )
Norio Kaifu ( National Astronomical Observatory of Japan , Japan )
Nurul Mohammad Bokhari ( – , Malaysia )
Nurul Fatini Jaafar ( Universiti Malaya , Malaysia )
Oana Sandu ( European Southern Observatory , Romania )
Olayinka Fagbemiro ( National Space Research & Development Agency (NASRDA), Abuja. Nigeria , Nigeria )
Osamu Hashimoto ( Gunma Astronomical Observatory , Japan )
Osamu Kanamitsu ( Fukuoka University of Education , Japan )
Osamu Nakamura ( Waseda University , Japan )
Osamu OHGOE ( Solar Eclipse Information Center of Japan , Japan )
Osamu Takachio ( The National Museum of Emerging Science and Innovation Japan Science and Technology Agency , Japan )
Pablo Alvarez ( Verde Ltd , Chile )
Pamela Gay ( Astronomical Society of the Pacific , United States )
Pecier Paul Decierdo ( The Mind Museum , Philippines )
Pedro Valdes-Sada ( Universidad de Monterrey , Mexico )
Pedro Russo ( Leiden Observatory / Leiden University , Netherlands )
Peter Michaud ( Gemini Observatory/AURA , United States )
Piero Ranalli ( Chalmers University-Onsala Space Observatory- Planetarium of Ravenna , Sweden )
Piero Benvenuti ( International Astronomical Union , Italy )
Pierre Marchand ( Osaka University , Japan )
Pin-wei Wang ( National Museum of Natural Science , Taiwan )
Piriyiaporn Sabhasri ( National Astronomical Research Institute of Thailand (Public Organization) , Thailand )
Pisit Nitiyanant ( National Astronomical Research Institute of Thailand (NARIT) , Thailand )
Pranita Sappankum ( National Astronomical research institute of Thailand (Public organization) , Thailand )
Ramasamy Venugopal ( IAU Office of Astronomy for Development , South Africa )
Raymond Carlberg ( University of Toronto , Canada )
Reiko Iizuka ( Meisei University , Japan )
Reo Shinagawa ( Univercity of the Ryukyus , Japan )
Reuel Norman, Jr. Marigza ( Guild for Astronomy Innovation and Advancement , Philippines )
Reyhaneh Maktoufi ( Northwestern University/Adler Planetarium , United States )
Richard Fienberg ( American Astronomical Society , United States )
ricka tanzilla ( University Ahmad Dahlan , Indonesia )
Robert Cumming ( Chalmers University of Technology , Sweden )
Robert Walsh ( University of Central Lancashire , United Kingdom )
Robert Hollow ( CSIRO , Australia )
Rodrigo Alvarez ( Planetarium of Brussels , Belgium )
Roger Ferlet ( Institut d’Astrophysique de Paris , France )
Ronny Syamara ( Jakarta Amateur Astronomers Association , Indonesia )
Rosa Doran ( NUCLIO – Núcleo Interativo de Astronomia , Portugal )
Ryoichi Oki ( Fukuoka City government , Japan )
Ryuichi Hasuo ( National Astronomical Observatory of Japan , Japan )
Sachiko Sugimoto ( Unemployed , Japan )
Sachiyo Uenoyama ( Wakayama University , Japan )
Sadie Jones ( University of Southampton , United Kingdom )
Saeko Hayashi ( National Astronomical Observatory of Japan , Japan )
Samir Dhurde ( Inter-University Centre for Astronomy and Astrophysics (IUCAA), Pune, India , India )
Sanae Tanaka ( Fukuoka City Science Museum , Japan )
Sanaz Mostafazadeh ( Nightsky institute , Iran )
Saori Itagaki ( Fukuoka City Science Museum , Japan )
sara ricciardi ( INAF , Italy )
Sara Anjos ( University of Minho / University of Leiden , Portugal )
Sara Frank ( , United States )
Sarah Roberts ( Las Cumbres Observatory , United Kingdom )
Sarah Burcher ( Lowell Observatory , United States )
Saran Poshyachinda ( NARIT , Thailand )
Satoka Tanaka ( Suzuka Cultural Center Planetarium , Japan )
Satomi Hatano ( National Astronomical Observatory of Japan , Japan )
Satoshi Kikuta ( Sokendai , Japan )
satoshi funada ( ritsumeikan university , Japan )
Sawatkamol Pichadee ( National Astronomical Research Institute of Thailand (NARIT) , Thailand )
Sayumi Noguchi ( National Astronomical Observatory of Japan , Japan )
Seiichiro Naito ( National Astronomical Observatory of Japan , Japan )
Seiichiro Aoki ( The Kyoto College of Graduate Studies for Informatics , Japan )
Seiji Kai ( Fukuoka City government , Japan )
Seo Gu Lee ( Korea Astronomy & Space scicence Institute , Korea )
Sepideh Sharbaf ( Jamejam daily newspaper , Iran )
Setthawut Thongmee ( International Training Centre in Astronomy under the auspices of UNESCO , Thailand )
Shanshan Li ( National Astronomical Observatories, Chinese Academy of Science , China )
Shari Lifson ( Association of Universities for Research in Astronomy , United States )
Shigeyuki Karino ( Kyushu Sangyo Univ. , Japan )
Shiho Fujimura ( Kyushu Sangyo Univ. , Japan )
Shin Mineshige ( Kyoto University , Japan )
Shinichi Waku ( Solar Eclipse Information Center & Japanese Society for Education and Popularization of Astronomy & JAAA , Japan )
SHINJI TOYOMASU ( Toyohashi Audio-Visual Education Center , Japan )
Shinjirou Kouzuma ( Chukyo University , Japan )
Shinpei Shibata ( Yamagata University , Japan )
Shinta Amalina ( Himpunan Mahasiswa Astronomi (Himastron) ITB , Indonesia )
Shintaro Tonoita ( Kyushu Sangyo Univ. , Japan )
Shio Kawagoe ( The University of Tokyo , Japan )
Shoichi Saeki ( National Astronomical Observatory of Japan , Japan )
Shosei Abe ( Kyushu Sangyo Univ. , Japan )
Shozo Hayashi ( Kyodo News , Japan )
Silvia Casu ( INAF-Osservatorio Astronomico di Cagliari , Italy )
Sittiporn Dueantakhu ( national astronomical research institute of thailand , Thailand )
Smanchan Chandaiam ( National Astronomical Research Institute of Thailand (Public Organization) , Thailand )
Soichiro Takashima ( Fukuoka City government , Japan )
soma yuge ( student , Japan )
Stefania Varano ( Istituto Nazionale di Astrofisica , Italy )
Stefano Sandrelli ( Italian Institute of Astrophysics , Italy )
Stephen POMPEA ( National Optical Astronomy Observatory , United States )
Sulisa Chariyalertsak ( International Training Centre in Astronomy under the auspices of UNESCO (ITCA) , Thailand )
Suman Gautam ( Pokhara Astronomical Society , Nepal )
SUMITO HIROTA ( Kawasaki Municipal Science Museum , Japan )
Supaluck Chanthawan ( National Astronomical Research Institute of Thailand , Thailand )
suparerk karuehanon ( National Astronomical Research Institute of Thailand (Public Organization) , Thailand )
Susanna Kohler ( American Astronomical Society , United States )
Suzanne Gurton ( NRAO , United States )
Sylvie Vauclair ( Institut de recherche en astrophysique et planetologie , France )
Sze-leung Cheung ( IAU Office for Astronomy Outreach , Japan )
Taiga Hamura ( Kashiwanoha Science Education Lab. , Japan )
Takafumi Yamada ( Nara Prefectural Seisho High School , Japan )
Takamichi Abe ( Kyushu Sangyo Univ. , Japan )
Takanobu Kato ( Fukuoka City Science Museum , Japan )
Takashi Miyamoto ( Minamiaso Luna Observatory , Japan )
Takayuki Kaneko ( Fukuoka City government , Japan )
Takeshi Matsumoto ( University of the Ryukyus , Japan )
Takeshi Inoue ( Akashi Municipal Planetarium , Japan )
Takumi Inoue ( International Festival of Science Visualization/IFSV , Japan )
Tatsuhiko Kitagawa ( Nanko Scientific Exploration Club , Japan )
Temidayo Oniosun ( The Federal University of Technology, Akure , Nigeria )
Tetsuya Kawano ( Fukuoka City Science Museum , Japan )
THANAKRIT SANTIKUNAPORN ( NATIONAL ASTRONOMICAL RESEARCH INSTITUTE OF THAILAND , Thailand )
Thea Koen ( Southern African Large Telescope (SALT) , South Africa )
Thiago Goncalves ( Federal University of Rio de Janeiro , Brazil )
Thierry Botti ( Laboratoire d’Astrophysique de Marseille / Institut Pytheas , France )
Thilina Heenatigala ( IAU Office for Astronomy Outreach , Sri Lanka )
thressapong siriboon ( National Astronomical Research Institute of Thailand (Public Organization) , Thailand )
Tilman Hartwig ( University of Tokyo , Japan )
Titaree Puttawan ( National Astronomical Research Institute of Thailand (Public Organization) – NARIT , Thailand )
Tokiko Fujita ( Astronomical Observatory of Japan , Japan )
Tomoko Kakuno ( Fukuoka City Science Museum , Japan )
Tomoya Hirota ( National Astronomical Observatory of Japan , Japan )
Tomoya Nagai ( University of Tsukuba , Japan )
Torik Hengpiya ( National Astronomical Research Institute of Thailand , Thailand )
Toshihiro Handa ( Kagoshima University , Japan )
Toshihiro Kawabe ( IBM japan , Japan )
Toshio Fukushima ( National Astrobnomical Observatory of Japan , Japan )
Toshiyuki Saito ( Kumamoto University , Japan )
Tracey Dickens ( University of Leicester , United Kingdom )
Tsolmon Renchin ( National University of Mongolia , Mongolia )
Tsubasa Horaguchi ( Tokyo Tech High School of Science and Technology , Japan )
Tsunehiko Kato ( National Astronomical Observatory of Japan , Japan )
Valeria Foncea ( ALMA Observatory , Chile )
Vikram Londhe ( Natskies , India )
Vivian White ( Astronomical Society of the Pacific , United States )
Vu Nguyen ( VietAstro , Viet Nam )
Vyjayanthi Perumal ( Agni College of Technology , India )
WAKO AOKI ( National Astronomical Observatory of Japan , Japan )
Wanda Diaz Merced ( Office of Astronomy for development , South Africa )
Watunyoo Patwong ( National Astronomical Research Institute of Thailand , Thailand )
Wenwen Zuo ( Shanghai Astronomical Observatory, Chinese Academy of Sciences , China )
Wichan Insiri ( NARIT , Thailand )
Willeke Mulder ( Rijksuniversiteit Groningen (RUG, University of Groningen) , Netherlands )
William Garnier ( SKA Organisation , United Kingdom )
Wouter Schrier ( Leiden Observatory , Netherlands )
XUSA LUCAS ( OBSERVATORIO ASTRONOMICO UNIVERSIDAD VALENCIA , Spain )
Yasuhisa Tsuzuki ( Vixen Co.,Ltd , Japan )
Yasuko Arase ( Fukuoka City government , Japan )
Yelizaveta Loktionova ( Live!Universe , Ukraine )
Yohko Tsuboi ( Chuo University , Japan )
Yoshihiro Morita ( Kyushu Sangyo Univ. , Japan )
Yoshitomo Maeda ( ISAS/JAXA , Japan )
Yoshitomu Yokota ( Fukuoka City Science Museum , Japan )
Yoshiyasu Watanabe ( National Museum of Emerging Science and Innovation (Miraikan) , Japan )
Yosuke Masuda ( Nippon Travel Agency , Japan )
Youhei Fujikake ( Konica Minolta Planetarium Co., Ltd. , Japan )
Youngin Joh ( KASI , Korea )
Yuka Ishii ( Nishinippon Shimbun Event Service , Japan )
Yuki Furuno ( Nara Prefectural Seisho High School , Japan )
Yukiko Shibata ( National Astronomical Observatory of Japan , Japan )
yukina oshige ( Tenpla , Japan )
Yuko Kakazu ( Subaru Telescope , Japan )
Yuko Matsushita ( Kyushu Sangyo Univ. , Japan )
Yumi Hibino ( the solar eclipse information center of Japan , Japan )
Yusaku Kanamo ( Nara Prefectural Seisho High School , Japan )
Yusuke Tampo ( Tohoku University , Japan )
Yvette Cendes ( Dunlap Institute for Astronomy and Astrophysics , Canada )

Registration fees and payment:

Early registration:
30000JPY

Standard registration:
35000JPY

Early registration for student:
15000JPY

Standard registration for student:
20000JPY

1-day registration:
5000JPY

1-day registration for student:
4000JPY

2-day registration:
8000JPY

2-day registration for student:
7000JPY

* It may vary, subject to the daily currency rate applied at the time of purchase.

Registration

registration form (v3.apollon.nta.co.jp)

Update January 2018: please note that if the reach venue capacity limit (400 participants), we will close registration sooner;

Abstract Submission

submission form (Google Forms)

If you cannot access the google form, please fill in this form and return to cheungszeleung@oao.iau.org

Grant 1 – IAU Travel Grant Application

There is a limited number of travel grant provided by the IAU to support whom only limited means of support are available, e.g., colleagues from economically less privileged countries and young scientists/professional communicators.

All grant applicants should submit their oral/poster/workshop contribution before this travel grant application. (A grant application without prior abstract submission will NOT be considered)

Please download and complete the IAU Grant Application Form at https://www.iau.org/static/meetings/GrantSymposium.pdf and please fill “CAP 2018” in the meeting number field.

Please submit all the following information to the SOC co-chair Sze-leung Cheung at cheungszeleung@oao.iau.org

1. A copy of the completed IAU Grant Application Form

2. Your Name

3. Inquiry number (check confirmation email you received after registering or register now to receive the inquiry number: https://v3.apollon.nta.co.jp/CAP2018/joho?MODE=top)

4. Are you a student? (Yes/No)

5. Pease tell us your motivation for attending CAP2018 (300 words max)

6. Please justify the amount you requested (100 words max)

Application deadline: September 15, 2017 23:59 UTC.

Grant 2 – Japanese Travel Grant for Asia-Pacific Science Communicators

Application Deadline: October 15th, 2017

Communicating Astronomy with the Public 2018 (CAP 2018) in Japan will provide a  unique opportunity to promote the development and professionalization of science communication in the Asia-Pacific region. A joint effort between the National Astronomical Observatory of Japan (NAOJ) and a Japanese crowdfunding campaign will allow support for the attendance of participants from developing countries in the region.

The application is open not only students and young communicators but to all science professionals whose work can impact the future of Astronomy dissemination and informal outreach in the region. The organizers are paying particular attention to science communicators in developing countries the Asia-Pacific region. The NAOJ and crowdfunding donors will seek to award grants to next generation of science communicators and provide an opportunity for training to all grant allocated participants.

Applicants that wish to apply will need to:

– Register at the CAP 2018 conference;
– Send a Motivation Letter (up to 600 words) – that must include (if existing) current activities related to science communication and informal education efforts by the participant, and the importance of attending CAP 2018.
– Send your Curriculum Vitae.

Contact: contact-cap2018@prcml.mtk.nao.ac.jp

Grant Requirements:
– Awarded participants will need to attend the full (5 days) conference and are required to participate in designated sessions.
– Awarded participants will need to submit a contribution to CAP 2018 – LINK. If necessary, support from the Organization will be provided.
– Each awarded participant will be supported with the amount of 800 USD (approximate value, it may vary, subject to the daily currency rate applied at the time of the conference) .
– If the participant is a student, a recommendation letter from the Dean/Director of the University is necessary.

Proceedings

Book of Proceedings – Submission Guidelines

Important Notes:
All accepted contributions for the proceedings should be submitted until two weeks after the end of the conference, by Tuesday, May 15, 2018. 
All contributions received after the deadline will not be included in the printed version of the proceedings.

Instructions for Submission

Preparing your article

Authors are asked to prepare their papers using Microsoft Word (or other compatible word processors), according to the guidelines and templates.

It is important to ensure that when you submit your paper, it is in its final form ready for publication. CAP 2018 does not provide language editing services. CAP 2018 will light-edit the papers for style and length and will send out author proofs prior to publication.

What you need to provide
When preparing your paper ensure that you follow these Submission Guidelines :
1) Use the Open Document Template (.odt) (or .doc) provided;
2) Ensure that your paper includes the Abstract;
3) Do not add headers or footers your template;
4) All pictures should be included in the body text.
5) The sample text in the template file includes further instructions for preparing your manuscript.
6) If you have any questions about these guidelines or preparing your manuscript, please contact proceedings-cap2018@prcml.mtk.nao.ac.jp.

Downloads:
CAP2018_Proceedings_Template (.docx)
– CAP2018_Proceedings_Template (.odt)  
– CAP2018_Proceedings_Template (.pdf)

– CAP2018_Proceedings_Copyright_CreativeCommons (.doc)
– CAP2018_Proceedings_Copyright_CreativeCommons (.odt)
– CAP2018_Proceedings_Copyright_CreativeCommons (.pdf)  

[Users have the right to read, download, copy, distribute, print, search, or link to the full texts of the articles published in CAP 2018 Proceedings. Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivs 3.0 Unported (CC BY-NC-ND 3.0)]

Article length:
1) Oral (Parallel and Plenary) Presentations: 2 pages; 
2) Workshops: 2 pages;
3) Posters: 1 page.

Where & When to send your article
Manuscripts, prepared according to these Submission Guidelines are expected to be sent to the Editor-in-Chief by May 15, 2018. 

Publication
The proceedings will appear in the printed version (shipped to five-day Registration participants) The proceedings will be available for download online (all papers upon publication will be free to download). 
Authors are solely responsible for ensuring copyright clearance to reproduce illustrations, text, etc., for which they themselves do not own the copyright.
Licensed under a Creative Documents License 
The Editorial team reserves the right of rejecting any submissions that are deemed in insufficient non-compliance to these Submission Guidelines.

Open Access Statement
Users have the right to read, download, copy, distribute, print, search, or link to the full texts of the articles published in CAP 2018 Proceedings.
https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-nd/3.0/

Proceedings enquiries
General enquiries regarding CAP 2018 Proceedings should be directed to Editor-in-Chief:
Lina Canas
Email: lina.canas@nao.ac.jp


Meet the CAP 2018 Proceedings Team:

Editor-in-Chief
Lina Canas, IAU OAO / NAOJ

Editors
Hidehiko Agata, NAOJ
Hitoshi Yamaoka, Chief of Public Relations Office, NAOJ
Shigeyuki Karino, Faculty of Engineering, Lecturer, Kyushu Sangyo University
Kentaro Yaji, Research Expert in the Solar Observatory, NAOJ
Saeko Hayashi, Subaru Telescope, NAOJ
Doris Daou, Planetary Science Division NASA 
Pamela Gay, Southern Illinois University Edwardsville
Carlos Molina, Astronomy Dept. – Universidad de Antioquia
Pedro Russo, Leiden University
Sze-leung Cheung, IAU Office for Astronomy Outreach
Oana Sandu, The European Southern Observatory

List of Registered Participants

(Last Updated: March 9, 2018)

Abdurrahman Naufal ( Himpunan Mahasiswa Astronomi (Himastron) ITB , Indonesia )
Adriana Cardinot ( NUI Galway , Ireland )
Aiko Naokuni ( Fukuoka City Science Museum , Japan )
Ajeng Handini ( langitselatan , Indonesia )
AKI UENO ( kobayashi city hospital , Japan )
Akihiko Tomita ( Wakayama University , Japan )
Akiko Ikeda ( ‘Glow of Heavens, Gleam of Earth’ Exhibition Committe , Japan )
Akiko Nakagami ( Fukuoka Convention & Visitors Bureau , Japan )
Akiko Harigaya ( Fukuoka City Science Museum , Japan )
Akira Katagiri ( Diagram of Our Universe” Production Committee , Japan )
ako shimoyama ( fukuoka city office , Japan )
Alain Doressoundiram ( Observatoire de Paris , France )
Alemiye yacob ( Ethiopian Space Science & Technology Institute(ESSTI) , Ethiopia )
Alexander Gagliano ( Los Alamos National Laboratory , United States )
Alexis Ann Acohido ( Gemini Observatory , United States )
Alfean Aziz ( Planetarium Sultan Iskandar , Malaysia )
Alicia Gregory ( , United States )
Alok Mandavgane ( Self Employed , India )
Amanda Bauer ( LSST , United States )
Amelia Ortiz-Gil ( University of Valencia Astronomical Observatory , Spain )
Ananpol Sudsap ( National Astronomical Research Institute of Thailand (Public Organization) , Thailand )
Andrea Bernagozzi ( Fondazione Clément Fillietroz-ONLUS , Italy )
Ángel Gómez Roldán ( Astronomía Magazine , Spain )
Annabelle Young ( CSIRO , Australia )
Anna-Margaret Bruton ( SARAO/SKA SA , South Africa )
Aprilia Aprilia ( Institut Teknologi Bandung , Indonesia )
Asako Mimura ( Fukuoka City Science Museum , Japan )
Asami Matsumoto ( Nishinippon Shimbun Event Service , Japan )
Atsuhito Sadakari ( Fukuoka City government , Japan )
Atsuko Koga ( Nippon Travel Agency , Japan )
Avivah Yamani ( (1) langitselatan ; (2) Astronomical Society of the Pacific (ASP) , Indonesia )
Aya Tsunoda ( Fukuoka City Science Museum , Japan )
Azusa Yabe ( JAXA/ISAS , Japan )
Azusa Kawazoe ( Fukuoka City Science Museum , Japan )
Béatrice de Ré ( , France )
Beatriz Garcia ( Institute of Technologies in Detection and Astroparticles , Argentina )
Becky Glynn ( Universidad de Monterrey , United States )
Bronwyn Lovell ( Flinders University , Australia )
BUDSAKON LOPATTANAKIT ( National Astronomical Research Institute of Thailand (Public Organization) , Thailand )
Camila Ibarlucea ( AURA Observatory , Chile )
CARMEN DEL PUERTO ( Instituto de Astrofísica de Canarias , Spain )
Carolyn Kaichi ( University of Hawaii , United States )
Chi Tai Kwok ( Ho Koon Nature Education cum Astronomical Centre , Hong Kong )
Chiaki Tanaka ( Japan Amateur Astronomers Association(JAAA) , Japan )
Chia-Ling Hu ( Taipei Astronomical Museum , Taiwan )
Chie Tsuchiya ( National Astronomical Observatory of Japan , Japan )
Chikahiro Yamamoto ( Fukuoka City Science Museum , Japan )
Chikako Yamamichi ( Osaka Kyoiku University , Japan )
Chin Kwan Tsang ( Ho Koon Nature Education cum Astronomical Centre , Hong Kong )
Chino Shindo ( × , Japan )
Chow-Choong Ngeow ( National Central University , Taiwan )
Chris Impey ( University of Arizona , United States )
Chris Sasaki ( Dunlap Institute for Astronomy & Astrophysics, U of Toronto , Canada )
Christian Morillo ( Universidad de Las Américas – UDLA , Ecuador )
Cintia Duran ( Tlaloque , Mexico )
Clair McSweeney ( Cosmos Education CLG , Ireland )
Coleman Krawczyk ( University of Portsmouth , United Kingdom )
Constance Walker ( National Optical Astronomy Observatory , United States )
Cordelia Scott ( University of Kent , United Kingdom )
Curtis Dankof ( Lowell Observatory , United States )
Daisaku Nogami ( Kyoto University , Japan )
Daisuke Taniguchi ( Science Station/Department of Astronomy, The University of Tokyo , Japan )
Daria Dall’Olio ( Chalmers University-Onsala Space Observatory- Planetarium of Ravenna , Sweden )
David Redeker ( NOVA – Netherlands , Netherlands )
Deborah Perkins ( GTU, InfinitiEd , United States )
Dennis Crabtree ( NRC Herzberg , Canada )
Dominique Brossard ( Department of Life Sciences Communication, University of Wisconsin-Madison , United States )
Donald Warren ( RIKEN , Japan )
Donald Lubowich ( Hofstra University , United States )
Donatus Amijaya ( Gadjah Mada University , Indonesia )
Donovan Domingue ( Georgia College & State University , United States )
Doris Daou ( NASA /SMD , United States )
Durruty Jesús de Alba Martínez ( Universidad de Guadalajara , Mexico )
Dwi Yuna ( Institut Teknologi Bandung , Indonesia )
Eiji Matsumoto ( Nishinomiyashiritsudanjounishi elementary school , Japan )
Eimi Anazawa ( Konica Minolta Planetarium Co., Ltd. , Japan )
Eleonora Ferroni ( National Institute for Astrophysics (INAF) , Italy )
Elizabeth Avery ( Royal Observatory Greenwich , United Kingdom )
Elizabeth Tasker ( ISAS/JAXA , Japan )
Emanuel Mumpuni ( LAPAN , Indonesia )
EMMA ZULKIFLI ( Sabah Stargazers , Malaysia )
Emmanuella Randall-Abakah ( REGENT UNIVERSITY COLLEGE OF SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY , Ghana )
farahhati Mumtahana ( National Institute of Aeronautics and Space , Indonesia )
Farid Char ( University of Antofagasta , Chile )
farprakay jiarakoopt ( NARIT , Thailand )
Farseem Mohammedy ( Bangladesh Astronomical Society , Bangladesh )
Fera Purwati ( Institut Teknologi Bandung , Indonesia )
Fernanda Urrutia ( Gemini Observatory , Chile )
Francisco Rodríguez ( European Southern Observatory (ESO) , Chile )
Frederic Pitout ( IRAP , France )
FUJIMURA IZUMI ( Fukuoka City government , Japan )
Fumiki Onoma ( Hoshizora KODAN , Japan )
Fumiya Sakai ( College of Arts and Sciences, The University of Tokyo / Science Station , Japan )
Gabrielle Simard ( McGill University , Canada )
Georges Alecian ( Paris Observatory , France )
Georgina Maffey ( Joint Institute for VLBI ERIC , Netherlands )
Geraint Jones ( UCL Mullard Space Science Laboratory , United Kingdom )
Gerhard Hensler ( University of Vienna , Austria )
Go TAHARA ( self employment , Japan )
Gordon Squires ( Caltech/IPAC – TMT , United States )
Grazyna Stasinska ( Paris Observatory , France )
Guillem Anglada ( Queen Mary University of London , United Kingdom )
Hamid Hamidani ( The University Of Tokyo , Japan )
Han Tran ( Astronomy & Society, Leiden Observatory, Leiden University , Netherlands )
Hannah Dalgleish ( Liverpool John Moores University , United Kingdom )
Hannah Harris ( Wellesley College, USA / Leiden University, NL , United States )
Harufumi Tamazawa ( Kyoto University , Japan )
Haruka Makizawa ( Kyoto Institute of Technology , Japan )
Hattaya Kotcharat ( National Astronomical Research Institute of Thailand (Public Organization) , Thailand )
Hideaki Fujiwara ( Subaru Telescope, NAOJ , United States )
Hidehiko Agata ( National Astronomical Observatory of Japan , Japan )
Hideo HARA ( Tsukuba Expo Center , Japan )
Himansu Fatesingh ( Indian Science Writer’s Association , India )
Himawari Nakazumi ( Kyushu Sangyo Univ. , Japan )
Hinako Fukushi ( National Astronomical Observatory of Japan , Japan )
Hiroaki Isobe ( Kyoto University , Japan )
Hiroaki Umezawa ( Tokyo Tech High School of Science and Technology , Japan )
Hiroko Komiyama ( National Astronomical Observatory of Japan , Japan )
Hiromi Funakoshi ( Anpachi Town Board of Education , Japan )
Hiromi Adachi ( adachi design laboratory , Japan )
Hiromi Yokoyama ( Kavli IPMU, University of Tokyo , Japan )
Hiroto Fukunoue ( Kyushu Sangyo Univ. , Japan )
Hiroto Nakano ( Wakayama University , Japan )
Hiroyuki Naito ( Nayoro Observatory , Japan )
HIROYUKI TERADA ( Hiragi Design office , Japan )
Hisako Fukushima ( , Japan )
Hisanori Itoh ( Fukuoka City Science Museum , Japan )
Hitoshi Yamaoka ( National Astronomical Observatory of Japan , Japan )
Hitoshi MURAYAMA ( UC Berkeley / Kavli IPMU, UTokyo , Japan )
Ho Keung Kenneith HUI ( Ho Koon Nature Education cum Astronomical Centre , Hong Kong )
Hoang Anh Nguyen ( Vietnam National Space Center , Viet Nam )
Hyunjin Kim ( Korea Astronomy and Space Science Institute , Korea )
Ian McLennan ( Ian McLennan Consulting , Canada )
Ikeda Tadahiro ( Fukuoka City government , Japan )
Iris Nijman ( Netherlands Institute for Radio Astronomy (ASTRON) , Netherlands )
Ismandy Ali ( Planetarium Sultan Iskandar , Malaysia )
Issei Mori ( Kyushu Sangyo Univ. , Japan )
Jaap Vreeling ( NOVA , Netherlands )
Jacinta Delhaize ( University of Zagreb , Croatia )
Jacqueline Vree ( Delta Institute for Theoretical Physics , Netherlands )
James Green ( CSIRO Astronomy and Space Science , Australia )
Jan Świerkowski ( Universidade Catolica Portuguesa/Institute B61 , Portugal )
Jan Pomierny ( New Space Foundation , Poland )
Janesse Brewer ( 23.4 Degrees , United States )
Janice Harvey ( Gemini Observatory , United States )
Jennifer Gupta ( University of Portsmouth , United Kingdom )
Jennifer Ouellette ( Freelance , United States )
jessada keeratibharat ( NARIT , Thailand )
Jiro Konishi ( Open University of Japan , Japan )
Joao Pereira ( UNIRIO , Brazil )
João Retrê ( Instituto de Astrofísica e Ciências do Espaço , Portugal )
Jonathan Naish ( , United Kingdom )
Jorge Rivero Gonzalez ( Leiden University , Spain )
Jose Salgado ( KV 265 , United States )
Jose Saraiva ( NUCLIO , Portugal )
Josh Veitch-Michaelis ( International Workshop for Astronomy , United Kingdom )
Juan Vaquerizo ( Centro de Astrobiología (CSIC-INTA) , Spain )
Juan Seguel ( Cerro Tololo Inter-American Observatory , Chile )
Juan Bautista Climent Oliver ( Universidad de Valencia , Spain )
Jullada Kaosaard ( National Astronomical Research Institute of Thailand , Thailand )
Jun Kosaka ( Diagram of Our Universe” Production Committee , Japan )
Junichi Yoneda ( Hokkaido University , Japan )
Junya Terazono ( The University of Aizu , Japan )
Kaho Morii ( Kyushu Sangyo Univ. , Japan )
Kai Tung Fok ( Ho Koon Nature Education cum Astronomical Centre , Hong Kong )
Kam Leung ( Hong Kong Astronomical Society , China )
Kanae Izuchi ( Fukuoka City Science Museum , Japan )
Kaoru KIMURA ( Japan Science Foundation/Science Museum , Japan )
Kayo Kawamura ( Nippon Travel Agency , Japan )
Kayoko Tanno ( Fukuoka City Science Museum , Japan )
Kaz Sekiguchi ( NAOJ , Japan )
Kazuhisa Kamegai ( National Astronomical Observatory of Japan , Japan )
Kazunari Shibata ( Kyoto University , Japan )
Kazuya Ayani ( Bisei Astronomical Observatory , Japan )
Keiichiro Aritaka ( Fukuoka Convention & Visitors Bureau , Japan )
Keiko CHAKI ( Japan Amateur Astronomers Association , Japan )
Keiko YOSHIKAWA ( Ministry of the Environment , Japan )
Keiko Tsuchiyama ( Nara Prefectural Seisho High School , Japan )
Kelly Blumenthal ( Institute for Astronomy – University of Hawaii & Center for Astrophysics – Harvard , United States )
Kelsey Rowe ( Stardome , New Zealand )
Kenichiro Yamamura ( Total Media Development Institute Co., Ltd. , Japan )
Kentaro Yaji ( National Astronomical Observatory of Japan , Japan )
Kenzo Kinugasa ( National Astronomical Observatory of Japan , Japan )
KHOMSAN THUREE ( NARIT – National Astronomical Research Institute of Thailand (Public Organization) , Thailand )
Kim Werner ( AIfA, University of Bonn , Germany )
Kiyoko Arai ( , Japan )
Kiyoshi Tanji ( Total Media Development Institute Co., Ltd. , Japan )
Kodai Fukushima ( Mt. John Observatory / Earth & Sky Limited Partnership , New Zealand )
Kohji Tsumura ( Tohoku University , Japan )
Konomi Matsumoto ( Nara Prefectural Seisho High School , Japan )
Kota Ishizeki ( Tokyo Tech High School of Science and Technology , Japan )
Kouji Ohnishi ( National Institute of Technology, Nagano College , Japan )
Kouki Higuchi ( Kyushu Sangyo Univ. , Japan )
Krzysztof Czart ( Urania , Poland )
Kumiko Usuda-Sato ( National Astronomical Observatory of Japan , Japan )
Kyohei Ando ( Koriyama City fureai Science Center , Japan )
Kyoko Ninomiya ( Nishinippon Shinbun Event Service , Japan )
KYOUNG-SUK LEE ( Korea Astronomy and Space Science Institute (KASI) , Korea )
Lars Christensen ( ESO , Germany )
Lieza Crisostomo ( Philippine Science High School – Main Campus , Philippines )
Lina Canas ( IAU Office for Astronomy Outreach (OAO) / National Astronomical Observatory of Japan (NAoJ) , Japan )
Lucas Ellerbroek ( University of Amsterdam , Netherlands )
Lucia Maracci ( , Italy )
Lucianne Walkowicz ( The Adler Planetarium , United States )
Luisa Zambrano-Marin ( Arecibo Observatory / University of Granada , United States )
Mai Kamobe ( Kwasan Onservatory, Graduate School of Science, Kyoto University , Japan )
Makiko Aoki ( NAOJ , Japan )
Makoto Arai ( Dentsu , Japan )
Makoto Kouzuma ( , Japan )
Makoto Yoshikawa ( JAXA , Japan )
manabu noda ( Nagoya City Science Museum , Japan )
Marcela Morillo ( Technical University of Cotopaxi , Ecuador )
Marco Malaspina ( INAF , Italy )
Marcos Valdes ( Scuola Normale Superiore , Italy )
Marcos Cardinot ( National University of Ireland, Galway , Ireland )
Marggie Rodríguez Riaza ( Parque Explora – Planetario de Medellín , Colombia )
María Luisa González Montoro ( , Spain )
Maria Rosaria D’Antonio ( International Astronomical Union , France )
Marieke Baan ( Netherland Research School for Astronomy (NOVA) , Netherlands )
Mariko Takahashi ( Star Spinning Village (Hoshitsumugi-no-mura) , Japan )
Mario De Leo-Winkler ( University of California, Riverside , United States )
Marja Seidel ( Carnegie Institution for Science , United States )
Mark Gallaway ( University of Hertfordshire , United Kingdom )
Mark SubbaRao ( Adler Planetarium , United States )
Mark Aldred ( Starlight Studio LLC , Japan )
Marko Pekkola ( Ursa Astronomical Association , Finland )
Martin George ( Launceston Planetarium , Australia )
Mary Beth Laychak ( Canada-France-Hawaii Telescope , United States )
Masaaki Hiramatsu ( National Astronomical Observatory of Japan , Japan )
Masaaki Kajiwara ( Fukuoka City government , Japan )
Masafumi Sato ( Total Media Development Institute Co., Ltd. , Japan )
Masaharu Ishizaki ( National Astronomical Observatory of Japan , Japan )
Masahiko Hayashi ( National Astronomical Observatory of Japan , Japan )
Masanao Nakazono ( Fukuoka City government , Japan )
Masanobu Ishibashi ( Fukuoka City government , Japan )
Masaya Fukuda ( Fukuoka City government , Japan )
masayuki mitani ( Starlight Studio LLC , Japan )
Mathias Jäger ( ESA/Hubble , Germany )
Mathieu Isidro ( SKA Organisation , United Kingdom )
Mayuko Mori ( University of Tokyo , Japan )
MAYUMI IUCHI ( Katsushika City Museum , Japan )
Megan Argo ( University of Central Lancashire , United Kingdom )
MEGUMI YAMAUCHI ( Astro Ninja Projects , Japan )
Mei-Yin Chou ( Academia Sinica Institute of Astronomy and Astrophysics , Taiwan )
Melissa Glew ( Stardome , New Zealand )
Michael Fitzgerald ( Edith Cowan University , Australia )
Michael de Korte ( Leiden University / Leiden Observatory , Netherlands )
Michko Tohi ( AstroArts inc. , Japan )
Mike Simmons ( Astronomers Without Borders , United States )
Mikhail Loktionov ( Live!Universe , Ukraine )
Miki Kobayashi ( The Nippon Meteor Society , Japan )
MIKI Ishii ( National Astronomical Observatory of Japan , Japan )
Miku Nagamine ( Univercity of the Ryukyus , Japan )
Misato Kosuge ( Tokyo Tech High School of Science and Technology , Japan )
Miyuki Tao ( Fukuoka City Science Museum , Japan )
Mizuho Matsumoto ( National Astronomical Observatory of Japan , Japan )
Mohammad Javad Torabi ( 7sobh Newspaper , Iran )
Mohd Mohd Nawawi ( University of Malaya , Malaysia )
Mónica Martínez Borrayo ( Universidad de Guadalajara , Mexico )
Morgan Aronson ( Smithsonian Libraries , United States )
Muhammad Akbar ( Bandung Institute of Technology , Indonesia )
MUHAMMAD AHMAT MURTZA ( Unawemalaysia , Malaysia )
Muhammad Luqmanul Muharam ( Sabah Stargazers , Malaysia )
Mylène André ( European Southern Observatory , Chile )
Nana Miura ( Nara Prefectural Seisho High School , Japan )
Naohiro Takanashi ( the University of Tokyo , Japan )
Naoko Inoue ( National Astronomical Observatory of Japan , Japan )
Naoko Asami ( Seisa University , Japan )
Naoko Ohe ( SORAZA-Kobo_TeruTeruZa , Japan )
Natalia Ruiz-Zelmanovitch ( Instituto de Física Fundamental (CSIC) , Spain )
Nayra Rodriguez Eugenio ( Institute of Astrophysics of the Canary Islands , Spain )
Nelly Deleg ( Universidad Técnica de Cotopaxi , Ecuador )
Niamh Shaw ( Cosmos Education CLG , Ireland )
Nicolas Bonne ( University of Portsmouth , United Kingdom )
Nicolas Lira Turpaud ( Atacama Large Millimeter Submillimeter Array , Chile )
Nobuaki Ochi ( Toyo University , Japan )
Nobuhiko Kusakabe ( Astrobiology Center, NINS , Japan )
Noorali Jiwaji ( Open University of Tanzania , Tanzania )
Noriko Takabatake ( NAOJ , Japan )
Norio Kaifu ( National Astronomical Observatory of Japan , Japan )
Nurul Mohammad Bokhari ( – , Malaysia )
Nurul Fatini Jaafar ( Universiti Malaya , Malaysia )
Oana Sandu ( European Southern Observatory , Romania )
Olayinka Fagbemiro ( National Space Research & Development Agency (NASRDA), Abuja. Nigeria , Nigeria )
Osamu Hashimoto ( Gunma Astronomical Observatory , Japan )
Osamu Kanamitsu ( Fukuoka University of Education , Japan )
Osamu Nakamura ( Waseda University , Japan )
Osamu OHGOE ( Solar Eclipse Information Center of Japan , Japan )
Osamu Takachio ( The National Museum of Emerging Science and Innovation Japan Science and Technology Agency , Japan )
Pablo Alvarez ( Verde Ltd , Chile )
Pamela Gay ( Astronomical Society of the Pacific , United States )
Pecier Paul Decierdo ( The Mind Museum , Philippines )
Pedro Valdes-Sada ( Universidad de Monterrey , Mexico )
Pedro Russo ( Leiden Observatory / Leiden University , Netherlands )
Peter Michaud ( Gemini Observatory/AURA , United States )
Piero Ranalli ( Chalmers University-Onsala Space Observatory- Planetarium of Ravenna , Sweden )
Piero Benvenuti ( International Astronomical Union , Italy )
Pierre Marchand ( Osaka University , Japan )
Pin-wei Wang ( National Museum of Natural Science , Taiwan )
Piriyiaporn Sabhasri ( National Astronomical Research Institute of Thailand (Public Organization) , Thailand )
Pisit Nitiyanant ( National Astronomical Research Institute of Thailand (NARIT) , Thailand )
Pranita Sappankum ( National Astronomical research institute of Thailand (Public organization) , Thailand )
Ramasamy Venugopal ( IAU Office of Astronomy for Development , South Africa )
Raymond Carlberg ( University of Toronto , Canada )
Reiko Iizuka ( Meisei University , Japan )
Reo Shinagawa ( Univercity of the Ryukyus , Japan )
Reuel Norman, Jr. Marigza ( Guild for Astronomy Innovation and Advancement , Philippines )
Reyhaneh Maktoufi ( Northwestern University/Adler Planetarium , United States )
Richard Fienberg ( American Astronomical Society , United States )
ricka tanzilla ( University Ahmad Dahlan , Indonesia )
Robert Cumming ( Chalmers University of Technology , Sweden )
Robert Walsh ( University of Central Lancashire , United Kingdom )
Robert Hollow ( CSIRO , Australia )
Rodrigo Alvarez ( Planetarium of Brussels , Belgium )
Roger Ferlet ( Institut d’Astrophysique de Paris , France )
Ronny Syamara ( Jakarta Amateur Astronomers Association , Indonesia )
Rosa Doran ( NUCLIO – Núcleo Interativo de Astronomia , Portugal )
Ryoichi Oki ( Fukuoka City government , Japan )
Ryuichi Hasuo ( National Astronomical Observatory of Japan , Japan )
Sachiko Sugimoto ( Unemployed , Japan )
Sachiyo Uenoyama ( Wakayama University , Japan )
Sadie Jones ( University of Southampton , United Kingdom )
Saeko Hayashi ( National Astronomical Observatory of Japan , Japan )
Samir Dhurde ( Inter-University Centre for Astronomy and Astrophysics (IUCAA), Pune, India , India )
Sanae Tanaka ( Fukuoka City Science Museum , Japan )
Sanaz Mostafazadeh ( Nightsky institute , Iran )
Saori Itagaki ( Fukuoka City Science Museum , Japan )
sara ricciardi ( INAF , Italy )
Sara Anjos ( University of Minho / University of Leiden , Portugal )
Sara Frank ( , United States )
Sarah Roberts ( Las Cumbres Observatory , United Kingdom )
Sarah Burcher ( Lowell Observatory , United States )
Saran Poshyachinda ( NARIT , Thailand )
Satoka Tanaka ( Suzuka Cultural Center Planetarium , Japan )
Satomi Hatano ( National Astronomical Observatory of Japan , Japan )
Satoshi Kikuta ( Sokendai , Japan )
satoshi funada ( ritsumeikan university , Japan )
Sawatkamol Pichadee ( National Astronomical Research Institute of Thailand (NARIT) , Thailand )
Sayumi Noguchi ( National Astronomical Observatory of Japan , Japan )
Seiichiro Naito ( National Astronomical Observatory of Japan , Japan )
Seiichiro Aoki ( The Kyoto College of Graduate Studies for Informatics , Japan )
Seiji Kai ( Fukuoka City government , Japan )
Seo Gu Lee ( Korea Astronomy & Space scicence Institute , Korea )
Sepideh Sharbaf ( Jamejam daily newspaper , Iran )
Setthawut Thongmee ( International Training Centre in Astronomy under the auspices of UNESCO , Thailand )
Shanshan Li ( National Astronomical Observatories, Chinese Academy of Science , China )
Shari Lifson ( Association of Universities for Research in Astronomy , United States )
Shigeyuki Karino ( Kyushu Sangyo Univ. , Japan )
Shiho Fujimura ( Kyushu Sangyo Univ. , Japan )
Shin Mineshige ( Kyoto University , Japan )
Shinichi Waku ( Solar Eclipse Information Center & Japanese Society for Education and Popularization of Astronomy & JAAA , Japan )
SHINJI TOYOMASU ( Toyohashi Audio-Visual Education Center , Japan )
Shinjirou Kouzuma ( Chukyo University , Japan )
Shinpei Shibata ( Yamagata University , Japan )
Shinta Amalina ( Himpunan Mahasiswa Astronomi (Himastron) ITB , Indonesia )
Shintaro Tonoita ( Kyushu Sangyo Univ. , Japan )
Shio Kawagoe ( The University of Tokyo , Japan )
Shoichi Saeki ( National Astronomical Observatory of Japan , Japan )
Shosei Abe ( Kyushu Sangyo Univ. , Japan )
Shozo Hayashi ( Kyodo News , Japan )
Silvia Casu ( INAF-Osservatorio Astronomico di Cagliari , Italy )
Sittiporn Dueantakhu ( national astronomical research institute of thailand , Thailand )
Smanchan Chandaiam ( National Astronomical Research Institute of Thailand (Public Organization) , Thailand )
Soichiro Takashima ( Fukuoka City government , Japan )
soma yuge ( student , Japan )
Stefania Varano ( Istituto Nazionale di Astrofisica , Italy )
Stefano Sandrelli ( Italian Institute of Astrophysics , Italy )
Stephen POMPEA ( National Optical Astronomy Observatory , United States )
Sulisa Chariyalertsak ( International Training Centre in Astronomy under the auspices of UNESCO (ITCA) , Thailand )
Suman Gautam ( Pokhara Astronomical Society , Nepal )
SUMITO HIROTA ( Kawasaki Municipal Science Museum , Japan )
Supaluck Chanthawan ( National Astronomical Research Institute of Thailand , Thailand )
suparerk karuehanon ( National Astronomical Research Institute of Thailand (Public Organization) , Thailand )
Susanna Kohler ( American Astronomical Society , United States )
Suzanne Gurton ( NRAO , United States )
Sylvie Vauclair ( Institut de recherche en astrophysique et planetologie , France )
Sze-leung Cheung ( IAU Office for Astronomy Outreach , Japan )
Taiga Hamura ( Kashiwanoha Science Education Lab. , Japan )
Takafumi Yamada ( Nara Prefectural Seisho High School , Japan )
Takamichi Abe ( Kyushu Sangyo Univ. , Japan )
Takanobu Kato ( Fukuoka City Science Museum , Japan )
Takashi Miyamoto ( Minamiaso Luna Observatory , Japan )
Takayuki Kaneko ( Fukuoka City government , Japan )
Takeshi Matsumoto ( University of the Ryukyus , Japan )
Takeshi Inoue ( Akashi Municipal Planetarium , Japan )
Takumi Inoue ( International Festival of Science Visualization/IFSV , Japan )
Tatsuhiko Kitagawa ( Nanko Scientific Exploration Club , Japan )
Temidayo Oniosun ( The Federal University of Technology, Akure , Nigeria )
Tetsuya Kawano ( Fukuoka City Science Museum , Japan )
THANAKRIT SANTIKUNAPORN ( NATIONAL ASTRONOMICAL RESEARCH INSTITUTE OF THAILAND , Thailand )
Thea Koen ( Southern African Large Telescope (SALT) , South Africa )
Thiago Goncalves ( Federal University of Rio de Janeiro , Brazil )
Thierry Botti ( Laboratoire d’Astrophysique de Marseille / Institut Pytheas , France )
Thilina Heenatigala ( IAU Office for Astronomy Outreach , Sri Lanka )
thressapong siriboon ( National Astronomical Research Institute of Thailand (Public Organization) , Thailand )
Tilman Hartwig ( University of Tokyo , Japan )
Titaree Puttawan ( National Astronomical Research Institute of Thailand (Public Organization) – NARIT , Thailand )
Tokiko Fujita ( Astronomical Observatory of Japan , Japan )
Tomoko Kakuno ( Fukuoka City Science Museum , Japan )
Tomoya Hirota ( National Astronomical Observatory of Japan , Japan )
Tomoya Nagai ( University of Tsukuba , Japan )
Torik Hengpiya ( National Astronomical Research Institute of Thailand , Thailand )
Toshihiro Handa ( Kagoshima University , Japan )
Toshihiro Kawabe ( IBM japan , Japan )
Toshio Fukushima ( National Astrobnomical Observatory of Japan , Japan )
Toshiyuki Saito ( Kumamoto University , Japan )
Tracey Dickens ( University of Leicester , United Kingdom )
Tsolmon Renchin ( National University of Mongolia , Mongolia )
Tsubasa Horaguchi ( Tokyo Tech High School of Science and Technology , Japan )
Tsunehiko Kato ( National Astronomical Observatory of Japan , Japan )
Valeria Foncea ( ALMA Observatory , Chile )
Vikram Londhe ( Natskies , India )
Vivian White ( Astronomical Society of the Pacific , United States )
Vu Nguyen ( VietAstro , Viet Nam )
Vyjayanthi Perumal ( Agni College of Technology , India )
WAKO AOKI ( National Astronomical Observatory of Japan , Japan )
Wanda Diaz Merced ( Office of Astronomy for development , South Africa )
Watunyoo Patwong ( National Astronomical Research Institute of Thailand , Thailand )
Wenwen Zuo ( Shanghai Astronomical Observatory, Chinese Academy of Sciences , China )
Wichan Insiri ( NARIT , Thailand )
Willeke Mulder ( Rijksuniversiteit Groningen (RUG, University of Groningen) , Netherlands )
William Garnier ( SKA Organisation , United Kingdom )
Wouter Schrier ( Leiden Observatory , Netherlands )
XUSA LUCAS ( OBSERVATORIO ASTRONOMICO UNIVERSIDAD VALENCIA , Spain )
Yasuhisa Tsuzuki ( Vixen Co.,Ltd , Japan )
Yasuko Arase ( Fukuoka City government , Japan )
Yelizaveta Loktionova ( Live!Universe , Ukraine )
Yohko Tsuboi ( Chuo University , Japan )
Yoshihiro Morita ( Kyushu Sangyo Univ. , Japan )
Yoshitomo Maeda ( ISAS/JAXA , Japan )
Yoshitomu Yokota ( Fukuoka City Science Museum , Japan )
Yoshiyasu Watanabe ( National Museum of Emerging Science and Innovation (Miraikan) , Japan )
Yosuke Masuda ( Nippon Travel Agency , Japan )
Youhei Fujikake ( Konica Minolta Planetarium Co., Ltd. , Japan )
Youngin Joh ( KASI , Korea )
Yuka Ishii ( Nishinippon Shimbun Event Service , Japan )
Yuki Furuno ( Nara Prefectural Seisho High School , Japan )
Yukiko Shibata ( National Astronomical Observatory of Japan , Japan )
yukina oshige ( Tenpla , Japan )
Yuko Kakazu ( Subaru Telescope , Japan )
Yuko Matsushita ( Kyushu Sangyo Univ. , Japan )
Yumi Hibino ( the solar eclipse information center of Japan , Japan )
Yusaku Kanamo ( Nara Prefectural Seisho High School , Japan )
Yusuke Tampo ( Tohoku University , Japan )
Yvette Cendes ( Dunlap Institute for Astronomy and Astrophysics , Canada )