VSS runs a number of symposia and other events. Information about upcoming and past events and the presentations at them can be found here.
The sixth VSS symposium will be a virtual meeting via ZOOM run over three days. Each day will consist of one session of 4 or 5 presentations, lasting approximately 2 to 3 hours. Talks will be 30 minutes including question time. Presentations will be recorded for those who can’t attend the live sessions.
On 9 July 2022, VSS Director Mark Blackford made a presentation to the Astronomical Association of Queensland about changes in periods for a number of southern eclipsing binaries and how they can be interpreted.
The 2018 RASNZ Conference was held in Christchurch from Friday May 4th to Sunday May 6th. VSS held the 5th Variable Stars South Symposium immediately following the conference on the Sunday evening and Monday May 7th.