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Weekend Events

There's more to the AMS Annual Meeting than ever before! Arrive early and register for a short course, visit WeatherFest, plan ahead to volunteer with Keep Austin Beautiful, or get social at one of the many receptions.

Welcome Reception Honoring the Newly Elected Fellows
Sunday, 6 January, 5:45–7:15 P.M.; Exhibit Hall 3
Volunteer Opportunity
Sunday, 6 January, Morning Shift:10:00 – 12:00pm, Afternoon Shift: 3:00 – 5:00pm

 AMS has partnered with Keep Austin Beautiful (KAB) to offer a volunteer opportunity to all Annual Meeting attendees on Sunday, 6 January 2013.

Student Conference Poster Session
Sunday, 6 January, 5:45–7:15 P.M.; Exhibit Hall 3
Student Conference Poster Session
Student Conference Poster Session
Sunday, 6 January, 5:45–7:15 P.M.; Exhibit Hall 3
Special Symposium on the Transport and Diffusion of Contaminants from the Fukushima Dai-Ichi Nuclear Power Plant: Present Status and Future Directions
Special Session on Weather, Climate, and Energy Featuring “Energy Visionary” T. Boone Pickens
Sunday, 6 January, 7:30–8:45 P.M.; Ballroom D
CoRioliS Reception
Sunday, 6 January, 9:00–10:30 P.M.; Austin Hilton, Room 412
Annual Colour of Weather Networking Reception
Sunday, 6 January, 9:00–10:30 P.M.; Austin Hilton, Room 410
AMS Short Course: High Performance Python for Climate Science
Sunday, 6 January 2013 (Formerly Sat.)

THIS COURSE HAS BEEN MOVED TO SUNDAY

AMS Short Course: A Beginner’s Course to Using Python in Climate and Meteorology
Saturday–Sunday, 5–6 January 2013
AMS Short Course on Techniques to Automate the Processing of Spatial Grids
Sunday, 6 January 2013

THIS COURSE HAS BEEN CANCELED

AMS Short Course on Space Weather
Sunday, 6 January 2013
AMS Short Course on Interpretation and Use of Climate Monitoring and Prediction Information
Sunday, 6 January 2013
AMS Short Course on Intermediate Python: Using NumPy, SciPy, and Matplotlib
Saturday–Sunday, 5–6 January 2013
AMS Short Course on Interactive Immersion Learning: Flying Through Data Onboard The GEOpod
Sunday, 6 January 2013

THIS COURSE HAS BEEN CANCELED

AMS Short Course on Big Data, Distributed systems Analyses: UV-CDAT
Sunday, 6 January 2013

THIS COURSE HAS BEEN CANCELED

AMS Short Course on Aviation Weather—A User and Provider Perspective
Sunday, 6 January 2013
AMS Early Career Professional Reception
Sunday, 6 January; 9:00–11:00 p.m.; Austin Hilton, Room 408
93rd Annual Review, New Fellows, and Featured Awards
Sunday, 6 January, 4:00–5:30 P.M.; Room 10 AB
93rd Annual Review, New Fellows, and Featured Awards

New this year will be the presentation of the following Featured Awards:
Battan Adult Book Award, Battan K-12 Book Award, The Award for Distinguished Science  Journalism in the Atmospheric and Related Sciences, Editors' Awards, The Charles L.  Mitchell Award, The Award for an Exceptional Specific Prediction, Lecturers, Banner I. Miller Award,  Robert Leviton Award, and Max A. Eaton Prize

WeatherFest

Slideshow now available from this year's WeatherFest