Members of the Astromat Team will be in San Francisco for the AGU Fall Meeting 2023. AGU is hosting many special features related to the Year of Open Science, including the Open Science Pavilion in the Exhibit Hall, Moscone North. Astromat will have a booth there and offer multiple opportunities for community engagement throughout the week. See below for how and where to catch up with us in person or contact us at to schedule a time to connect!

Open Samples for the Earth and Planetary Sciences – IEDA, Astromat & the Internet of Samples: booth #1514. Come by and chat with us anytime during Exhibit Hall hours.

  • Monday,  Dec. 11: 3:00 PM – 6:00 PM
  • Tuesday, Dec. 12: 10:00 AM – 5:00 PM
  • Wednesday, Dec. 13: 10:00 AM – 5:00 PM
  • Thursday, December 14: 10:00 AM – 1:00 PM

Open Science and Data Help Desk Session:
Astromat at the Open Science and Data Help Desk
Tuesday, Dec. 12
10:00 AM -12:00 PM
Open Science Pavilion booth #1423
Bring your data questions or get a demo of Astromat services!

Open Science Pavilion Talk:
Opening the Treasure Trove of Physical Samples Data in the Earth & Planetary Sciences
Tuesday, Dec. 12
4:30 PM – 5:00 PM
Open Science Pavilion presentation area
Kerstin Lehnert will present this Open Science Pavilion talk with opportunities for audience Q&A.

Additional Astromat talks and posters:
IN33B-0733 Supporting Current and Future Producers and Users of Astromaterials Samples Data
Wednesday, Dec. 13
2:10 PM – 6:30 PM
Poster Hall A-C – South (Exhibition Level, South, MC)
Robert Downs and other Astromat team members will highlight the latest developments with Astromat for the astromaterials samples community in this poster presentation.

V53A-01 The Astromaterials Data System: FAIR-AR (Analysis-Ready) Astromaterials Samples Data (Invited)
Friday, December 15
2:10 PM – 2:20 PM
153 – South (Upper Mezzanine, South, MC)
Kerstin Lehnhert will present this invited talk in the session Next-Generation Mineralogy, Petrology, and Geochemistry: New Approaches to Harnessing the Multidimensionality of Complex Earth and Planetary Systems.