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Recommendations for Planning Inclusive Astronomy Conferences

  title={Recommendations for Planning Inclusive Astronomy Conferences},
  author={Brian Brooks and K. Brooks and Lea Hagen and N. Hathi and Samantha Hoffman and James Paranilam and L. Prichard},
The Inclusive Astronomy (IA) conference series aims to create a safe space where community members can listen to the experiences of marginalized individuals in astronomy, discuss actions being taken to address inequities, and give recommendations to the community for how to improve diversity, equity, and inclusion in astronomy. The first IA was held in Nashville, TN, USA, 17-19 June, 2015. The Inclusive Astronomy 2 (IA2) conference was held in Baltimore, MD, USA, 14-15 October, 2019. The… Expand