40th European Symposium on Occultation Projects (ESOP)

in Białystok, Poland, August 27 – 29, 2021


The Observatory at the University of Białystok

The Observatory at the University of Białystok

We are pleased to invite all interested parties to Białystok, Poland, for the 40th installment of the European Symposium on Occultation Projects. The European Symposium on Occultation Projects is organised annually by the International Occultation Timing Association/European Section (IOTA/ES).
IOTA/ES's annual conference will, as always, include talks and lectures as well as interesting excursions.

In keeping with ESOP tradition, post conference excursions will be offered.

For those who cannot travel, there will be a possibility to participate in the ESOP via ZOOM. See 'Information' page!

Białystok is the largest city in northeastern Poland and the capital of the Podlaskie Voivodeship. The City is situated in the Białystok Uplands of the Podlaskie Plain, part of the 'Green Lungs of Poland'. It is situated close to Belarus and Lithuania. The Biała River passes through the city.

In addition to a medical university and other colleges, the modern Białystok University is the largest teaching institution in Białystok with over 17,000 students.

Some impressions from Białystok (31 images) - click on one of the pictures and browse further

All photos © Wojciech Burzyński