GMTO sponsors several conferences and community events throughout the year.
GMT Community Science Meetings
The Giant Magellan Telescope sponsors an annual Community Science Meeting to engage astronomers across the U.S. regarding scientific opportunities offered by the GMT. More pictures and information about the meetings can be found at GMTconference.org
GMT Mirror Casting Events
Celebrations and tours of the mirror lab surrounding the casting of the GMT mirror segments.
Pasadena Astronomy Week
In October 2016, GMTO participated in Pasadena’s first Astronomy Week festival. Read more about Astronomy Week here.
Carnegie Open House
In October 2016, GMTO participated in Carnegie Observatories’ Annual Open House.
The Outreach team in Chile participates in many community events – in Santiago, in La Serena, and on the GMT site at Las Campanas.