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2 HUGE DAYS   \\   ROCKLAND COMMUNITY COLLEGE    \\    NEW YORK

THE WORLD'S LARGEST AND MOST SPECTACULAR ASTRONOMY & SPACE EXPO

EXPERIENCE IT TO BELIEVE IT!
World Class
World Renowned
APRIL 20-21

2024

ANNOUNCING NEAF 2024!
Our Biggest & Best Show Ever!
LIVE IN NEW YORK

 
AT RCC, SUFFERN,NY
APRIL 20 & 21, 2024

SATURDAY 9-6   SUNDAY 10-5

"A spectacular event!  Nowhere else can you find such an exciting array of programs brought together in one place, at one time."   

“There is no other venue where you can see the very latest in astronomy equipment by all of the major manufacturers.”

ANNOUNCING NEAF 2024
 

90,000 SF OF SHOWROOM FLOOR PLUS WORLD CLASS SPEAKERS, 2 THEATERS, PRO/AM WORKSHOPS, PLANETARIUM SHOWS, SOLAR VIEWING, BEGINNERS CLASSES, HUGE RAFFLE, AMAZING DOOR PRIZES, KIDS ACTIVITIES AND MUCH MORE

LATEST NEAF NEWS

Welcome to the official NEAF website where you can keep up with everything NEAF!

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Just added- Debbie Korth - Orion  Deputy Program Manager

           and  Chris Go - Renowned Planetary Photographer

2024 Speakers confirmed so far- Bob Cabana - NASA Associate Administrator (retired)

                                                    Norm Knight - NASA Flight Operations Director

                                                    Debbie Korth - Orion  Deputy Program Manager

                                                    David Levy - Co-discoverer Comet Shoemaker-Levy 9

                                                    Gerry Griffin  -  Apollo Flight Director 

                                                    Jean Wright - NASA Seamstress, Author

                                                    Chris Go - Renowned Planetary Photographer

                                                      And many many more amazing speakers to come!

 

 

Please note - Sheridan Crossroads Hotel has permanently closed.   

CLICK HERE FOR ADDITIONAL HOTELS

A directory of local eateries has just been added to the site.  CLICK HERE

 

General ticket sales open now 

 

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NEAIC 2024 tickets on sale now! 

 

CLICK HERE

Keep up with the latest news and pictures on our Facebook & X (Twitter) sites.

 

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2024 CONFIRMED SPEAKERS 

SPEAKERS SO FAR:

Bob Cabana
NASA Associate Administrator (retired), Astronaut

Norm Knight
NASA Flight Operations Director

David Levy
Co-discoverer Comet Shoemaker -Levy 9

Debbie Korth
Orion Deputy Program Manager.

Gerry Griffin 
Apollo Flight Director.  

Jean Wright 
NASA Seamstress, Author 

 
Chris Go
Renowned Planetary Imager  

HOSTED BY

JOE RAO

JOE RAO

NEAF Talks Host

VINCE COULEHAN

VINCE COULEHAN

NEAF Talks Host

Bob Cabana

Bob Cabana

NASA Associate Administrator

Norm Knight

Norm Knight

NASA Director of Flight Operations

Debbie Korth

Debbie Korth

Orion Deputy Program Manager

David Levy

David Levy

Co-discoverer Comet Shoemaker-Levy 9

Gerry Griffin

Gerry Griffin

Apollo Flight Director

Chris Go

Chris Go

Renowned Planetary Imager

Jean Wright

Jean Wright

NASA Seamstress, Author

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NEAF
to Believe it!

NEAF is  the world’s prëeminent symposium for award winning talks, workshops, classes, and conferences.  NEAF is an annual gathering of more than 4,000 professionals, amateurs, and space and astronomy enthusiasts, all coming together to share interests and passions.

NEAF brings over 120 vendors and exhibiters from around the world, representing every major manufacturer and dealer in the business, which also makes it one of the largest trade shows and collaborative venues of its kind in the world, not to mention an enthusiast’s shopping paradise.

NEAF is a true ‘Forum’ of events for anyone who has gazed upward to the night sky and found a curiosity to understand the cosmos that lies beyond our own thin atmosphere.   Each year NEAF searches the globe to present an all star line up of amazing guests that are making history today. Nowhere else can you find such an exciting array of programs brought together in one place and at one time.

Quite simply- If space and astronomy interest you, then you don’t want to miss NEAF.

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