The SIC is involved with three main types of event, which are always advertised via the Rete mailing list. Search the calendar to find out more about previous and upcoming events.

Annual SIC Symposium

Our main event and a key opportunity to network with instrument specialists from around the globe at this week-long in-person conference.

SIC Online Events

Broaden your knowledge with our free online seminars and virtual tours of instrument collections at museums, universities and historic observatories.

SIC-Sponsored Events

Hosting an academic workshop on scientific instruments? The SIC can provide non-financial support.

Carl Zeiss Th1, the first optical theodolite, 1924, Collection N. de Hilster