The Japanese committee for the international year of astronomy 2009 is planning a star-watching parties using the "You are Galileo!" telescopes in 2008 and 2009 as follows.
|Campaign Period||Celestial Objects|
|Jan. & Feb. 2009||Venus|
|Apr. & May 2009||The Moon|
|Aug. 2009||The Perseids and the Milky Way|
|Sep. & Oct. 2009||Jupiter|
|Nov. 2009||Andromeda galaxy (M31)|
|Dec. 2009||M42 and Pleiades (M45)|
- February 3, 2014: RUPP
- January 11-12, 2014: Okinawa city
Collaboration with National Astronomical Research Institute of Thailand(NARIT), held workshops in 5 locations.
- November 20, 2012: Udon Thani
- November 23, 2012: Chiang Mai
- November 26, 2012: Songkla
- December 16, 2012: Chachoengsao
- December 18, 2012: Nakhon Ratchasima
The Japanese National Commission for UNESCO (UNESCO activities Grants FY2012 ODA) has received more support.
- 7 June,2011:Ulaanbator
- 10 June,2011:Khovd
- 27 June,2011:Dalanzadgad
The Japanese National Commission for UNESCO (UNESCO activities Grants FY2011 ODA) has received more support.
- 22 February 2011: SMAN 38-FOSCA, Jakarta
- 24 February 2011: Universitas Negeri Yogyakarta, Yogyakarta
- 27 February 2011: Universitas Negeri Mataram, Mataram, NTB
- 02 March 2011: Yayasan Pendidikan Lokon, Tomohon, Sulawesi Utara
- 07 March 2011: UPTD Graha Teknologi, Palembang, Sumatra Selatan
In April 2010, at Senegal. Galileo in Senegal.
In July 2009, at Mongolia. International Year of Astronomy 2009-YouTube channel can be found at.
- Japan Public Observatories Society(JAPOS):National convention
- Date: June 09, 2009.
- Saji Observatory, Tottori.
- JapanPlanetarium Association(JPA):Planetarium National Convention 2009 In Akashi
- Date: June 23, 2009.
- Akashi Municipal Planetarium, Akashi, Hyogo.
- Japanese Society for Education and Popularization of Astronomy:Annual Meeting
- Date: August 11, 2009.
- Monbou Kaikan, Kyoto.
- "You are Galileo!" Project Presentation
- Date: November 30, 2008
- National Astronomical Observatory of Japan. Mitaka, Tokyo.