Thirty Meter Telescope

Astronomy's next generation observatory.


Current Events

A selection of events pertaining to TMT

Society for Women Engineers 2015 Conference

October 22 - October 24

"Reach Up to Reach Out". Join TMT at the WE15 Conference in Nashville, TN. 2015 will see the return of WE—the world’s largest conference and career fair for women in engineering and technology—to Nashville, Tennessee, USA, Oct. 22-24. WE15, brought to you by the Society of Women Engineers (SWE), will attract a global audience of over 8,000 women at all stages of their engineering careers. From young collegiates interested in internships or their all-important first jobs, to seasoned professionals seeking new opportunities to grow, thousands will gather in Music City.

47th Division for Planetary Sciences (DPS) meeting of the American Astronomical Society

November 8 - November 13

Join TMT at the 47th DPS meeting, held in National Harbor, minutes from Washington DC. The meeting promises exceptional science, with presentations of the initial results from the New Horizons visit to Pluto, and of MESSENGER’s final orbits around Mercury, as well as new results from ongoing missions at Comet 67P/Churyumov-Gerasimenko, Ceres, Mars, and the Saturn system, ground-based observations, modeling efforts, and laboratory research.

UCLA Astronomy "Exploring Your Universe" Open House

November 8

Join TMT for an exciting day of science, the seventh annual "Exploring Your Universe" Open House at UCLA! This event is free of charge to the public and family friendly.