July 29 - Aug 3 2018, Boston / Cambridge, USA

The "Cambridge Workshops of Cool Stars, Stellar Systems and the Sun" are held biennially and have evolved to be the premier conference series for cool star research.

SOC and LOC plan the following imporant dates:
  • Jan 31 - deadline for slinter session proposals: application form here
  • Feb 19 - Splinter announced, registration and abstract submission open
  • March 7 - deadline for abstracts for contributed talks and financial support
  • April 15 - contributed speakers announced
  • May 1 - deadline for early registration
  • June 15 - detailed splinter session programs online, deadline for poster abstracts and regular registration
  • July 10 - deadline for late registration
  • July 29 to Aug 3: conference


Registration will open on Feb 19, the registration fee will be about 500 $.

Our facilities can support about 500 attendees. Based on the previous Cool Stars meetings, we expect that every interested astronomer should have a chance to join in, but the only guarantee is to register early. Subscribe to our announcement list to be informed when registration opens.

Financial support

Limited financial support is available to allow students and other early career astronomers to attend CS20, if their institution cannot provide sufficient funds. The application form is available here. The deadline to submit the financial support application is March 7.

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