The International Meteor Organization (IMO) will hold its next annual International Meteor Conference (IMC) in Šachtička from September 18 till 21, 2008. Both amateur and professional astronomers are welcome to join us in this four-day event.
The location is about 8 km from the city of Banská Bystrica, and about 200 km from the capital Bratislava. The IMC 2008 is organized by the Maximilián Hell District Observatory and Planetarium at Žiar nad Hronom and the Observatory of Banská Bystrica. This page provides information for people interested in the IMC and preparing their travel and stay in Slovakia.