International Astronomical Union Global Office of Astronomy for Development Kevin Govender [email_address] @govender OAD w...
 
Elements of Astronomy Development…
OAD Regional Coordinators Astronomy for Universities and Research Astronomy for Schools Astronomy for the public OAD Steer...
<ul><ul><li>The Team at the Office: </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Director </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Project Officer </li></...
Volunteers (~340) – country of origin...
Volunteers – areas of interest... 260 238 261 Astronomy for Children and Schools (ACS) Astronomy for Universities and Rese...
 
Brain power bossa.berkeley.edu
Computing power
Online data and remote telescope access
Free online astronomy courses
Open Education Community
Tuesday 22 nd  November 2011 28-29 January 2012 Hackfests, Hackathons, Hack days 14-16 October 2011
hackerspaces.org Active Hacker Spaces
Simply
www.astronomyfordevelopment.org [email_address] @govender Astronomy for a better world!
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IAU Office of Astronomy for Development - Cape Town Science Hack Day

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This is the talk given by Kevin Govender (not me!) at the Cape Town Science Hack Day.

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IAU Office of Astronomy for Development - Cape Town Science Hack Day

  1. 1. International Astronomical Union Global Office of Astronomy for Development Kevin Govender [email_address] @govender OAD www.astronomyfordevelopment.org
  2. 3. Elements of Astronomy Development…
  3. 4. OAD Regional Coordinators Astronomy for Universities and Research Astronomy for Schools Astronomy for the public OAD Steering Committee Structure:
  4. 5. <ul><ul><li>The Team at the Office: </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Director </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Project Officer </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Administrative Assistant </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Interns / Volunteers </li></ul></ul>The OAD implementation plan… IAU OAD astronomy for a better world
  5. 6. Volunteers (~340) – country of origin...
  6. 7. Volunteers – areas of interest... 260 238 261 Astronomy for Children and Schools (ACS) Astronomy for Universities and Research (AUR) Astronomy for the Public (APU) 20 26 33 36 143 71 11
  7. 9. Brain power bossa.berkeley.edu
  8. 10. Computing power
  9. 11. Online data and remote telescope access
  10. 12. Free online astronomy courses
  11. 13. Open Education Community
  12. 14. Tuesday 22 nd November 2011 28-29 January 2012 Hackfests, Hackathons, Hack days 14-16 October 2011
  13. 15. hackerspaces.org Active Hacker Spaces
  14. 16. Simply
  15. 17. www.astronomyfordevelopment.org [email_address] @govender Astronomy for a better world!

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