Communicating Astronomy with the Public
has been taking place this week at Macquarie University in Sydney and on-line.
The image above shows Richard de Grijs, Chair of the Local Organising Committee
and President of the IAU's Division C -- Education, Outreach and Heritage --
giving his welcoming address.
Other welcomes were given by
Diana Worrall, IAU Assistant General Secretary,
Samir Dhurde, Co-Chair of the Scientific Organising Committee,
and Kelly Blumenthal, Deputy Director of the IAU Office for Astronomy Outreach.