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Registration fees and instructions.
The AAS offers complimentary meeting registration to bona fide working journalists and public-information officers.
Engaging ALL Students: Effective Strategies for Teaching Diverse College Students
It's not too late to register for the inaugural meetings of the AAS Topical Conference Series, "Probes of Dark Matter on Galaxy Scales" and "Giants of Eclipse." Deadlines: 10 July and 24 July, respectively.
We welcome your exhibit at the 45th Annual Meeting of the Division for Planetary Sciences
Denver Colorado | 6-11 October 2013
Exhibit Deadline - 22 August 2013
A reporter's guide to the 222nd meeting of the American Astronomical Society, 2-6 June 2013, at the Indiana Convention Center in Indianapolis.
The 222nd Meeting of the American Astronomical Society in Indianapolis
is just around the corner! We want to make sure your experience at the AAS Meeting is kicked-off right, so please check out these quick facts to make your first day "smooth as corn silk"!
Registration Desks Location: Indiana Convention Center Wabash East Lobby
Sunday: 3:00pm - 8:00pm
Monday: 7:30am - 5:00pm
Tuesday: 8:00am - 5:00pm
Wednesday: 8:00am - 5:00pm
Thursday: 8:00am - 11:00am
New discoveries about celestial objects ranging from nearby stars to distant galaxies will be featured in five press conferences at the 222nd meeting of the American Astronomical Society (AAS), 2-6 June 2013, at the Indiana Convention Center, 100 S. Capitol Avenue, Indianapolis, IN 46225. More than 500 astronomers, educators, journalists, and guests are expected.
The American Astronomical Society and DPS is looking for volunteers to help out at the 45th Meeting of DPS in Denver, CO. We love getting help from undergrads, grads, postdocs, and local amateur astronomers at our meetings: to supervise sessions, help at registration, usher at events, and various other odd (but greatly appreciated) jobs. This is a great chance to meet and mingle with your peers, get up to date on the newest science, and pick up some cool freebies in the Exhibit Hall.
We're inviting amateur astronomers and other interested members of the public to drop in to our 222nd meeting in Indianapolis. Weather permitting, we'll also hold a public star party with the Indiana Astronomical Society.
You may think you belong to the AAS, but it's really the other way around: the Society belongs to you. That's why you should come to the Annual Members Meeting in Indianapolis, on Wednesday afternoon, 5 June, to hear reports from our leaders and to raise and comment on issues of concern to you. Or you can just come for the free drinks and snacks!
The AAS and DPS assists with dependent care grants to cover some of the costs and offer a forum for sharing child care or organizing family activities.
Due to popular demand, the "Probes of Dark Matter on Galaxy Scales" and "Exascale Radio Astronomy" conferences in Monterey, California, have extended their abstract-submission deadlines to 15 May!
Amateur astronomers and other interested members of the public are invited to drop in for a day at the 222nd meeting of the AAS in Indianapolis, Indiana. A special one-day registration rate of just $50 admits you to all scientific sessions, public-policy discussions, and the exhibit hall.
Abstracts are due at 9 p.m. ET on May 1st for the inaugural meetings in the new AAS Topical Conference Series (AASTCS): Probes of Dark Matter on Galaxy Scales, Exascale Radio Astronomy, and Giants of Eclipse. All three meetings will be held in July 2013 in Monterey, California, at a comfortable mountain setting with ample opportunity for recreation.
Meetings Department Direct Phone Number: 202-328-2013
The AAS has contracted blocks of rooms at the following hotel(s):
Gaylord National Resort and Convention Center
201 Waterfront Street, National Harbor, MD 20745
The American Astronomical Society is looking for volunteers to help out at the 222nd Meeting in Washington, DC. We love getting help from undergrads, grads, postdocs, and local amateur astronomers at our meetings: to supervise sessions, help at registration, usher at events, and various other odd (but greatly appreciated) jobs. This is a great chance to meet and mingle with your peers, get up to date on the newest science, and pick up some cool freebies in the Exhibit Hall.