Hundreds of snapshots from the January 2016 AAS meeting in Kissimmee, Florida, have been posted in our online gallery at photos.aas.org.
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Abstract submission is now closed
Regular Deadline (extended): 7 March 2016, 6:00 pm ET
Late Deadline: 19 April 2016, 9:00 pm ET (New* Poster AND Oral abstracts allowed. Please note, all posters (including late posters) will be on display Monday–Wednesday, instead of the usual one day.
The AAS offers complimentary press registration to bona fide working journalists and PIOs, as described on our press-credentials page.
The following list includes approved press registrants as of Monday, 4 January.
Are you coming to the 227th AAS meeting in Kissimmee, Florida, 4-8 January 2016? The AAS Career Center in the Exhibit Hall has resources and services for job seekers and hiring managers alike.
We are grateful to the following Kissimmee businesses who have donated gift certificates and discounts for our meeting participants. Make sure you visit their businesses while at the 227th AAS Meeting!
Raffle drawings will occur during the Opening Reception in the Exhibit Hall on Monday, 4 January 2016.
Apply for a Child Care Grant - closed
Host a Splinter Meeting - closed
HEAD is currently scheduling Splinter Meetings for Monday, 8 April 2013 and Tuesday, 9 April 2013 between the hours of 7:30pm-9:00pm. Spacing is limited, so submit your proposal today!
Scientific Organizing Committee Members
Registration fees and instructions.
The HEAD 2016 Meeting will be held 3-7 April 2016 in Naples, Florida.
If you think the news media may be interested in your oral or poster presentation at the 227th AAS meeting in Kissimmee, Florida, in January, please consult with your institutional public-information officer and ask him or her to contact AAS press officer Rick Fienberg.
Communicating Astronomy with the Public 2016 will convene in Medellín, Colombia, next 16-20 May. Abstracts for oral presentations, posters, and workshops are now welcome. Deadline: 25 January 2016.
The countdown has begun for the 227th AAS meeting, Monday-Friday, 4-8 January 2016, in Kissimmee, Florida, just outside Orlando and only an hour’s drive from Cape Canaveral and the historic Space Coast.