RNDr.  Aleš Kučera, CSc.

Astronomical Institute of the Slovak Academy of Sciences,

 059 60 Tatranská Lomnica  (AsÚ SAV)



(conferences, meetings, scientific events..)




a) international


  1. XIV-th Hvar Astrophysical Colloquium - Solar and Solar-Terrestrial Physics: Now and in the Future, Hvar Croatia, 26.9. – 30.9.2016 (SOC, Chair, Session: Space Weather and Space Climate Forecasting II)


  1. SOLARNET EXECUTIVE & BOARD MEETINGS and  MID-TERM REVIEW MEETING The Royal Astronomical Society, London, UK, October 13-14, 2015


  1. EAST General Assembly 2015, University College London, UK, October 13-14, 2015


  1. 12-th Potsdam Thinkshop: The Dynamic Sun – Exploring the Many Facets of Solar Eruptive Events“, Leibnitz-Institut für Astrophysik Potsdam (AIP), Potsdam, Germany, October 26.-29, 2015  (SOC, Chair, Session VI: Methodology for Flare Research (Instrumentation and Virtual Observatories) Session VIb)


  1. "The IAU XXIX General Assembly", meetings: IAU National Representatives Business Meeting, Business Meeting of the General Assembly, plenary meetings and   Division Meetings, Honolulu, Hawaii, USA, August 3-14 2015


  1. IAU Symposium 320: Solar and Stellar Flares and Their Effects on Planets, Hawaii, USA, August 11-14, 2015, (Chair/Moderator,  Session II "Magnetic field structure and dynamics of flaring regions")


  1. Coimbra Solar Physics Meeting „Ground based Solar Observations in the Space Instrumentation Era“, University of Coimbra, Coimbra, Portugal October 5-9, 2015 (SOC member)


  1. ASTRONET - Workshop “Integration of new Member States in the future of Europe astronomy, Academic Conference Centre, Prague, Czech Republic, June 3-6, 2015


  1. General Assembly of EAST - European Association for Solar Telescopes, and SOLARNET FAS and Executive and Board Meetings, Madrid, Spain, April 28-30, 2014


  1. XIII-th Hvar Astrophysical Colloquium, Physics of the Solar Atmosphere, Hvar, Croatia, September 22 – 26, 2014, (SOC, Chair, Session: Observing Techniques and Data Archives II)


  1. The 1st SPRING (Solar Physics Research Integrated Network Group) workshop, (hosted by the Kiepenheuer-Institut für Sonnenphysik) Titisee - Freiburg, Germany, November 26 – 28, 2013


  1. “Kick-off meeting“ SOLARNET project and General Assembly of EAST (European Association for Solar Telescopes), Spanish Research Council (CSIC) facilities in Brussels, Belgium, April 9-11, 2013


  1. Workshop on Coronal Magnetism – Connecting Models to Data and the Corona to the Earth, Boulder, Colorado USA, May 21–23, 2012


  1. General Assembly of EAST (European Association for Solar Telescopes), Madrid, Spain, 17.-19.12 2012


  1. XII-th Hvar Astrophysical Colloquium THE SUN AND HELIOSPHERE, Hvar, Croatia, 3.-7. 9. 2012 (SOC, Chair, Session: The chromosphere - link between the photosphere and corona II)


  1. I3 meeting - High-resolution solar physics meeting for proposal preparation. Madrid, Spain, 7.-9.9.2011


  1. EAST (European Association for Solar Telescopes) meeting “The Large Aperture European Solar Telescope“, Freiburg Germany, 19.5.2011 


  1. EST - European large aperture Solar Telescope, End-of-Phase III Meeting, Freiburg, Germany, 17-20.5. 2011.


  1. 2011 ISWI-Europe Summer School in Space Science, Tatranská Lomnica, Slovakia, 21.-27. 8. 2011


  1. V-th Central European Solar Physics Meeting, Bairisch Kölldorf, Austria, 8.10- 12.10.2011, (SOC, Chair, Session - Corona, Coronal Mass ejections)


  1. Conference "Centre of Space Research: Space Weather Influences” – Objectives and Results, Tatranská Lomnica, Slovakia, 7. - 9. 10. 2010


  1. EAST Workshop on Solar Physics "Science with Synoptic Solar Telescopes", Tatranská Lomnica, Slovakia, 4. - 7. 10. 2010, (SOC, LOC, Chair, Session 3: Tools, Techniques, Databases, Archives)


  1. 6th Solar Polarization Workshop, Haleakala, Maui, Hawaii, USA, 31.5 - 4.6.2010


  1. EST – European large aperture Solar Telescope, End-Of-Phase-II Meeting, Madrid, Spain, 22.- 25.2.2010


  1. Xth Hvar Astrophysical Colloquium THE ACTIVE SUN, Hvar, Croatia, 6. – 10. 9. 2010, 


  1. 1st EAST - ATST Workshop: "Science with large solar telescopes", Freiburg, Germany, 14.-16.10.2009


  1. IV-th Central European Solar Physics Meeting, Bairisch Kölldorf, Austria, 30.9 – 2.10.2009, (SOC, Chair, Session - Photosphere)


  1. Workshop on MHD waves and seismology of the solar atmosphere, Leuven, Belgium 6-8.4.2009


  1. EAST – European Association for Solar Telescopes, General assembly Meeting, Madrid, Spain, 20.1.2009


  1.  EST – European large aperture Solar Telescope, End-Of-Phase-I Meeting, Madrid, Spain, 21.- 22.1.2009




  1. 12th European Solar Physics Meeting ESPM-12, Freiburg, Germany, 8.-12.9.2008


  1. Annual Meeting, Joint Organization for Solar Observations-2008, Freiburg, Germany, 11.9.2008


  1. 3rd Central European Solar Physics Meeting, Bairisch Köldorf, Austria, 10.- 12.10.2007 (SOC, Chair, Session I.- Instruments and data)


  1. 8th Hvar Astrophysical Colloquium, Hvar, Croatia, 24.-29.9.2006


  1. SOHO–17 workshop: 10 Years of SOHO and Beyond, Giardini Naxos, Sicily, Italy, 7.-11.7.2006


  1. EAST – European Association for Solar Telescopes, Establishing of Organization Meeting, Freiburg, Germany, 13-14.6.2006


  1. Workshop on Solar Flares and Initialization of CMEs, Tatranská Lomnica, Slovakia, 13.- 15.9.2006


  1. The Second Central European Solar Physics Meeting, Bairisch Köldorf, Austria, 19- 21.5.2005 (SOC, Chair,: “The solar atmosphere: Theory and observations)


  1. Meeting ESF, COST Meeting EUROCORES,  E-STAR, Brussels, Belgium, 15.10.2005


  1. ESMN-USO seminar, Observatorio del Roque de los Muchachos, La Palma, Canary Islands, Spain, 20.-30.10.2005


  1. 11th European Solar physics Meeting "The Dynamic Sun: Challenges for Theory and

Observations", Leuven, Belgium 11.-16.9.2005


  1. 23rd International NSO/Sac Peak Workshop 'Solar MHD Theory and Observations - A High Resolution Perspective', NSO Sacramento Peak Observatory, Sunspot, New Mexico, USA, 18.-22.7. 2005


  1. „3rd ESMN School on Solar Magnetometry and Solar Magnetism“, Tatranská Lomnica, Slovakia, 3-10.11.2004


  1. VIIth Hvar Astrophysical Colloquium Solar Activity Cycle and Global Phenomena, Hvar, Croatia, 20.-24.9.2004 (Chair,: Instruments and observing techniques)


  1. The First Central European Solar Physics Meeting, Bairisch Köldorf, Austria, 23.-25.10.2003 (SOC)


  1. Summerschool and Workshop:Solar Magnetic Phenomena“, Kanzelhöhe, Austria, 25.8-5.9.2003 (SOC)


  1. Symposium ISCS 2003 “Solar Variability as an Input to the Earth’s Environment“, Tatranská Lomnica, Slovakia, 23.-28.6.2003 (LOC)


  1. Annual Meeting, Joint Organization for Solar Observations-2002, Tatranská Lomnica, Slovakia, 27.6.2003 (member of programme board)


  1. International Meeting:European participation in the ATST Project“, Madrid, Spain, 22.-24.11.2003


  1. Preparation meeting towards the implementation of a EUROCORES Programme on „European Solar-Terrestrial and Atmospheric Research (E-STAR)“ Strasbourg, France, 26.-30.11.2003


  1. 6-th Hvar Astrophysical colloquium „Explosive Phenomena in the Solar Atmosphere“,  Hvar, Croatia 6.-11.10.2002


  1. 10-th European Solar Physics Meeting, Solar Variability: “From Core to Outer Frontiers“, Prague, Czech republic, 9.-14.9.2002


  1. Annual Meeting, Joint Organization for Solar Observations-2002, Praha, Czech republic, 13.9.2002, (member of programme board)


  1. Meeting "THEMIS and the New Frontiers of Solar Atmosphere Dynamics", Roma, Italy, 19.- 21.3.2001


  1. The Second SOLSPA Euroconference, "Solar Cycle and Space Weather" Euroconference, Vico Equense, Italy, 24.-29.9.2001, (Chair, WG2 – New solar instruments)


  1. Annual Meeting, Joint Organization for Solar Observations-2001, Vico Equense, Italy, 28.9.2001, (member of programme board)


  1. V-th Hvar Astrophysical Colloquium:Physical Processes in the Solar Atmosphere“, Hvar, Croatia, June 4 - 8, 2000 (SOC, Chair,: Dynamical Processes in the Solar Atmosphere III.)


  1. Annual Meeting, Joint Organization for Solar Observations-2000, Santa Cruz de Tenerife, Spain. 28.9.2000, (member of programme board)


  1. The First SOLSPA Euroconference, “The Solar Cycle and Terrestrial Climate”, Santa Cruz de Tenerife, Spain. 25-30.2000


  1. The Dynamic Sun, Summer School, Solar Observatory Kanzelhöhe, Austria, 30.8.-10.9.1999


  1. 9-th European Meeting on Solar Physics'', Firenze, Italy, 12.9.-18.9.1999


  1. Annual Meeting, Joint Organization for Solar Observations-1999, Firenze, Italy, 19.9.1999, (member of programme board)


  1. Third Advances in Solar Physics Euroconference: „Magnetic Fields and Oscillations“, Potsdam, Germany, 22. -26.9.1998 (SOC)


  1. Annual Meeting, Joint Organization for Solar Observations-1998, Potsdam, Germany, 25.9.1998, (member of programme board)


  1. Second Advances in Solar Physics Euroconference: „Three Dimensional Structure of Solar Active Regions“, Preveza, Greece, 7.-11.10.1997


  1. Annual Meeting, Joint Organization for Solar Observations-1997, Preveza, Greece, 10.10.1997


  1. Summerschool and Workshop ''Motions in the Solar Atmosphere, Kanzelhöhe, Austria 1.-12.9.1997


  1. First Advances in Solar Physics Euroconference: „Advances in the Physics of the Sunspots“, Puerto de la Cruz, Tenerife, Canary Islands, Spain, 2.-6.10.1996


  1. 27-th JOSO Annual Meeting – 1996, Puerto de la Cruz, Tenerife, Canary Islands, Spain, 5.10.1996


  1. 27-th JOSO Annual Meeting - 1995, Benešov, Czech Republic, 12.-15.9.1995


  1. 26-th JOSO Annual Meeting - 1994, Trieste, Italy 20-23.9, 1994


  1. IAU Colloquium 144„Solar Coronal Structures“, Tatranská Lomnica, Slovakia, 1993.


  1. 7-th European Meeting on solar Physics „Advances in solar physics“, Catania, Italy, 11.-15.5. 1993


  1.  Annual Meeting Joint Organization for Solar Observations - 1993, Graz, Austria,  7.-9.10.1993


  1. Conference „Solar Magnetic Fields“, Freiburg, Germany, 29.6-2.7.1993


  1. Annual Meeting „Joint Organization for Solar Observations-1992, Tatranská Lomnica, Slovakia, 7.-10.10.1992 (LOC, member of programme board)


  1. 23-th Annual Meeting „Joint Organization for Solar Observations-1991, Berlin, Germany, 22. – 25.10.1991


  1. OSL Workshop Electromechanical Coupling of the Solar Atmosphere, Capri, Italy, 27-31.5.1991


  1. NATO Advanced Study Institute, „The Sun a Laboratory for Astrophysics“, Crief, Scotland, Great Britain, 16.-29.6.1991


  1. XII-th ERAM Symposium, Davos, Switzerland, 8.-11.10.1990


  1. Conference onMechanisms of Chromospheric and Coronal Heating“, Heidelberg, Germany. 5.-8.6.1990


  1. XI-th ERAM Symposium „New Windows to the Universe“, La Laguna, Tenerife, Spain,  5.-8.7.1989


  1. The 13-th Regional Consultation on Solar Physic - KAPG, Odessa, Krym, Ukraine 26.9-1.10.1989.


  1. International School of Young Cosmophysists – “20 years of the Programme INTERCOSMOS”, IKI, Dubna, Russia, 11.-21.7.1987


  1. 10-th European Regional Meeting of the IAU, Prague, Czechoslovakia, 24.-29.8.1987


  1. The XV-th IAU-UNESCO International School for Young  Astronomers“, Espinho, Portugal, 11.-28.9.1986.


  1. The 12-th Regional Consultation on Solar Physics- KAPG, Smolenice, Czechoslovakia, 19.-24.5.1986


  1. International Workshop – Plasma Physics and Magnetohydrodynamics of the solar flares - Solar Maximum Analysis, Irkutsk, Russia, 17.-21.6.1985


  1. "KAPG Seminar on Solar-Flare Theory”, Riga-Jürmala,  Latvia, 18.9-26.9.1982  



b) national



  1. 23. slnečný seminár s medzinárodnou účasťou, Liptovský Mikuláš, Slovakia, 30. mája - 3. júna 2016


  1. 22. celoštátny slnečný seminár, Nižná nad Oravou, Slovakia, 26. - 30. mája 2014


  1. Moderné pozorovania v astronómii, Ždiar, Slovakia, 6.-7.12.2012


  1. 19. celoštátny slnečný seminár, Papradno, Slovakia, 12.-16.5.2008


  1. 17. celoštátny slnečný seminár, Stará Lesná,  Slovakia, 24.-28.5.2004


  1. 16. celoštátny slnečný seminár, Turčianske Teplice, Slovakia, 3.-7.6.2002


  1. 15. celoštátny slnečný seminár , Patince, Slovakia, 19.-23.6.2000


  1. Odborný seminár, Astronómia na prelome tisícročia, Centrum voľného času, Košice, Slovakia, 17.-19.3.2000


  1. XIII. Zjazd Slovenskej astronomickej spoločnosti, Tatranská Lomnica, Slovakia, 16.-17.10.1999


  1. 14. celoštátny slnečný seminar, Stará Lesná, Slovakia, 15.-19.6.1998


101.                     13. celoštátny slnečný seminár, Upohlav, Slovakia, 10.-14.6.1996


102.                     12. celoštátny slnečný seminár, Teplý Vrch, Slovakia 12.-14.7.1994.


103.                     III. Seminár o prenose žiarenia, Stará Lesná, Slovakia, 18.-20.3.1991 (co-Chair, of programme board)  


104.                     II. Seminár o prenose žiarenia, Stará Lesná, Slovakia, 9.-13.1.1989, (co-Chair, of programme board) 


105.                     9.Celoslovenský slnečný seminár, Považská Bystrica, Slovakia, 31.5-4.6.1988.


106.                     Celoslovenský slnečný seminár, Prešov, Slovakia, 4.-6.6.1985.


107.                     Celoslovenský slnečný seminár, Krajská hvezdáreň Prešov, Prešov, Slovakia, 10.-12.5.1983.


108.                     6. Celoštátny slnečný seminár, Adamov Dvor, Slovakia, 11.-15.5.1982


109.                     II. Celoštátna konferencia o stelárnej astronómii, Bezovec, Slovakia, 14.-17.5. 1981