Welcome to ExSoCal 2020!


Exoplanet science continues to be a rapidly increasing field in Southern California. To capitalize on this, we are organizing the fifth annual gathering of local exoplanet scientists to allow members of the community get to know one another and to learn about the many opportunities for collaborations.

We have set aside September 14 and 15 to welcome the many new exoplanet researchers who will be arriving in the fall, including, of course, new grad students. We are planning a two-day virtual meeting with an emphasis on contributed talks by our new arrivals as well as more established locals. We are extending an invitation to anyone interested in exoplanet science who is in the Southern California area, including anyone visiting at the time of the meeting.

We look forward to seeing you online at the meeting! #ExSoCal2020


Code of Conduct

All attendees are expected to follow this Code of Conduct.


Important Dates

21 August 2020: Abstract Submission Deadline (abstract submission is open now!)

7 September 2020: Registration Deadline (registration is open now!)

14 - 15 September 2020: Dates of the virtual meeting (Zoom information to be sent out at a later date)


Important Note

Registration and abstract submission are completed through separate forms. If you are submitting an abstract, please remember to also submit the registration form.