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Letter to the International Planetarium Society Council to call for an examination of proposed conference host sites from a safety and human rights perspective.

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The Kursk mobile planetarium "Meteor Shower" comes to schools, summer camps and shopping malls to entertain children and popularize science, including astronomy.

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The Yekaterinburg digital planetarium (2014) presents innovative marketing strategies and shares ideas on how to popularize science with educational programs and lectures.

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Alexey Irkov from Altair Digital, LLC talks about VR technologies for showcasing and distributing fulldome content, and new trends in planetarium development.

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Mikhail Gavrilov presents the 1st astronomical & scientific contest for pupils at the age of 11-13 years "Ursa Minor" at the 3rd Russian Planetarium Conference.

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Cintia S. Peri from Planetario Ciudad de La Plata (Argentina) talks on fulldome storytelling and presents its 360' films at the 3rd Russian Planetarium Conference.

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The 3rd Fulldome Festival "Reflections of the Universe" and Conference "Planetariums of the 21st century" are announced in Yaroslavl, Russia, for June 13-18, 2017.

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The 8th annual IMERSA Summit continues shaping the immersive arts industry with fulldome and VR film showcases, innovation sessions & networking sessions.

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With the latest VR Experience "Destination: Pluto" produced by fulldome producer Home Run Pictures, viewers can go on an exciting tour around Pluto and follow in the footsteps of the New Horizons mission.

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Join the IMERSA Summit (March 16-20, 2016) for the annual meeting of professionals in the immersive industry, featuring media presentations, business...

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IPS Fulldome Festival Brno June 15–17, 2016 | IPS Conference Warsaw June 19–23, 2016 We are happy to invite you to the IPS Fulldome Festival Brno 2016. The festival is jointly organized by Brno Observatory and Planetarium, International Planetarium Society, Inc. and IPS Conference Warsaw 2016. Come to Brno and open a window to the […]

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IPS 2016 Team is pleased to announce the opening of the call for abstracts for the IPS 2016 Conference which will take place in Warsaw, Poland, June 19-24 and will be hosted by the Copernicus Science Centre. During IPS 2016 Conference the organizers intend to devote a large amount of attention to working under the dome. They will show interesting […]

Dario Tiveron

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The list of fulldome festivals, held in different corners of the world, is increasing every year. With the major fulldome festival being initiated in Jena almost 10 years ago, now there are more than 10 festivals around the globe. And all of them are very valuable since they gather fulldome enthusiasts under one roof and […]

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Long-time museum and planetarium consultant Ian McLennan has been named as IMERSA‘s 2015 Lifetime Achievement Award honoree. He will be feted at the upcoming IMERSA Summit February 25-March 1, 2015, the premier annual gathering of fulldome professionals. “Ian is one of the statesmen of our profession,” said Dan Neafus, IMERSA Host and manager of the […]

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The International Planetarium Society, the Macao Science Center and the Beijing Planetarium jointly organized an event to promote the communication and cooperation among the international planetarians and dome show producers, the IPS-Macao International Fulldome Festival 2014 (IPS-MIFF 2014). The Festival was one of the pre-conference events of the IPS 2014 Conference, and was the first […]

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In this talk, Dan Neafus (IMERSA, Founding Director), Eduard Thomas (Mediendom Kiel, Director) and Carolyn Collins Petersen (Loch Ness Productions, CEO) share their thoughts about producing, judging and distributing fulldome shows. This talk was recorded on May 22th 2014, at the 8th Fulldome Festival in Jena.

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We recently attended the 2014 Symposium of Planetariums in Lucerne, Switzerland: a new event in the planetarium scene that brings together affiliates from three different associations: APLF, GDP and PLANit – the French, German and Italian planetarium associations respectively. The state-of-the-art Swiss Museum of Transport turned out to be a great location for the event: […]

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It’s Saturday, last day of the FullDome Festival. By now all attendees had had many German sausages and beers, had enjoyed the nice weather and had fun meeting other fulldome enthusiasts from all around the world. We started at eleven o’clock with Micky Remann introducing Dr. Heidi Kjär, from the University of Kiel. Dr. Kjär […]

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The last two days at the festival offered even more workshops than the days before. The first to take place was “Surround vision: from planetariums to homes – Different aspects of projection and layout”, by Ivo Haulsen from the Fraunhofer FIRST Institute in Berlin. Haulsen was invited as a speaker because of his clear explanations […]

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Back we are with our diaries from the Festival. The last three days were so dense and rich that we actually preferred to postpone our posts and keep track of what’s happening in Jena. The first workshop of the day was “New Stories for a New Medium”, by Hannes Wagner, who studied Media Production at […]