First conference announcement

This is the first announcement of the RR Lyrae/Cepheid 2019 conference taking place in Cloudcroft, New Mexico, USA, on 13-18 October 2019.

This year’s conference builds on the success of the 2015 and 2017 meetings in Visegrad, Hungary, and Niepolomice, Poland, respectively. We will cover topics such as classical pulsators from ground- and space-based surveys, pulsation and stellar evolution theories, Galactic structure tracers and distance indicators, as well as new hot topics. We have a robust list of invited speakers and an exciting social program for our attendees.

The website for the conference is now live and can be found at

Registration is now available as well as abstract submission. Regular registration will end on July 31st.

Hotel accommodations are also available for reserving. Please place your reservations early!

We hope to see you in Cloudcroft this October!

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