On April 10th 2019, the Event Horizon Telescope (EHT) Collaboration (https://eventhorizontelescope.org/about) will present its first results in multiple simultaneous press conferences around the world, and many satellite events organized by its stakeholder and affiliated institutions. (https://eventhorizontelescope.org/blog/media-advisory-first-results-event-horizon-telescope-be-presented-april-10th)
Six press conferences will be held simultaneously in Brussels (in English), Lyngby (in Danish), Santiago (in Spanish), Shanghai (in Mandarin), Tokyo (in Japanese), Taipei (in Mandarin), and Washington D.C. (in English), starting at 13:00 Universal Time.
”In Europe, Commissioner Moedas and lead scientists funded by the European Research Council will hold a press conference in Brussels to unveil the discovery. The press conference will be held in the Commission Berlaymont building and streamed online on Europe by Satellite and on EUtube. Journalists interested in witnessing this historic moment of scientific breakthrough are invited to register via e-mail (if they do not have a press accreditation to the European Commission). (For more information: Lucía Caudet – Tel.: +32 229 56282; Mirna Talko – Tel.: +32 229 87278; Victoria von Hammerstein – Tel.: +32 229 55040)” (http://europa.eu/rapid/midday-express)
Event Horizon Telescope is ”an international scientific collaboration aiming to capture the first image of a black hole by creating a virtual Earth-sized telescope. EU-funded researchers play a key role in the project.”(https://eventhorizontelescope.org/)
Sursa foto 1, 2, 3 https://eventhorizontelescope.org/
Press conferences will be held simultaneously in Brussels (in English), Lyngby (in Danish), Santiago (in Spanish), Shanghai (in Mandarin), Tokyo (in Japanese), Taipei (in Mandarin), and Washington D.C. (in English), starting at 13:00 Universal Time.