The AAS seeks session proposals for the 223rd AAS meeting in Washington, DC, 5-9 January 2014. We welcome proposals on both broad and narrow topics that will appeal to large and small groups.
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The abstract deadline for the Long Beach meeting is today at 9:00pm ET. You may have notice some slowness today because of the amount of traffic to the AAS website but it should be more responsive now. We apologize for any inconvenience.
Twenty years after the discovery of 51 Pegasi b, ESS III will take place 29 November − 4 December 2015 at the Waikoloa Beach Marriott Resort & Spa on the Big Island of Hawai'i. Register by 17 June to save!
The 227th Meeting of the American Astronomical Society will be held in Kissimmee, Florida, 4-8 January 2016. The AAS now seeks proposals for Special Sessions, Town Halls, Workshops, and Splinter Meetings.
Please consider the following deadlines when proposing a workshop for the 47th DPS Meeting.
- Any AAS member may submit an abstract. You can verify your membership status in the Public Directory or Members-Only Directory, members.aas.org.
- Education Affiliates may submit education related abstracts as a member.
- Suspended/Inactive members must reinstate their membership.
- Presenters must be listed as the first author on the paper.
Local Organizing Committee Chair
Andy Rivkin, LOC Chair/DPS Treasurer
Jennifer Grier, EPO Coordinator
Makenzie Lystrup, DPS Federal Relations Subcommittee Chair
Ross Beyer, DPS Committee Liaison
Vishnu Reddy, DPS Press Officer
Scientific Organizing Committee
Neil Dello Russo, SOC Chair
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.
The AAS offers complimentary meeting registration to bona fide working journalists and public-information officers.
Going to conferences and giving talks and posters as a new student, especially for your first time, can seem like an overwhelming experience. We've included some links here with valuable information for first-time conference attendees, as well as information on how to prepare and give a good talk or poster. Much of the advice can be useful for people at all levels of their career as well.
Speaker Ready Room
Location: Annapolis 4
We've prepared an interactive map showing many of the locations described below, as well as the hotels and locations of other conference events.
While you're visiting Tucson for the meeting, and especially if you have an extra day or two before or after, make sure to take advantage of the many attractions in town and throughout southern Arizona. Two good general sources of information are:
Abstract submission information is coming soon.
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Our Lineup of Plenary and Prize Talks: