Science and Technical Meetings

ESO Science Meetings provides information about upcoming ESO or ESO-related Seminars, Colloquia and Scientific Conferences and Workshops in Europe and Chile.

The following pages provide more details.

Seminars, Colloquia, and Lunch Talks

Local information about Seminars, Colloquia, and Lunch Talks:



During these times of enforced home-working,  the science life had to be adapted. For the time being, we have the following weekly activities:

  • Local Science Coffee meetings at 11:00
  • Local Journal Club on Tuesdays 
  • Joint talks with Garching colleagues on Wednesday, 10:00
  • Local TMTs on Wednesday afternnoon, 14:30 (
  • Joint ESO/ALMA colloquium on Thursday at 11:00 (
  • Stellar coffee: every other Tuesday, 14:30
  • Extragalactic coffee: every other Tuesday, 14:30



ESO or ESO-Related Conferences and Workshops

The call for proposals for ESO Remote Scientific Workshops, to be organised in 2021, is available here. Deadline is 31 March 2021.