Conference dinner

The conference dinner will take place at the educational and touristic astronomical observatory Roan-Jasé on Thursday, April 10.  The buses will leave at 16:45 from the ESO office and dinner should start at 18:00. The observatory is located in Cajón del Maipo, 85 km from the ESO venue.


The menu includes:

  • Aperitif: 
    • Pisco sour, vaina (Port wine), fruit juice
    • Empanadas de pino (meat), queso (cheese), camarón/queso (shrimp/cheese), vegetarian (corn, tomato, cheese, champignon)
  • Main course: 
    • Barbecue (meat, turkey, chicken)
    • Vegetarian barbecue (assortment of grilled vegetables: zucchini, eggplant, carrot, palm heart)
      • assorted salads, potatoes, rice
  • Dessert: 
    • raspberry and walnut cake
  • Beverages: Wine, fuit juice, mineral water
  • Coffee, tea, herbal tea

  • Aperitif
  • Visit to the observatory (in groups)
  • Talk about Mapuche cosmogony, by Manuela Bulnes in Spanish. Later, to be presented in English by Willem-Jan de Wit
  • Barbecue
  • Star party
  • Buses return to Santiago at midnight
Roan-Jase Observatory