Join fellow scientists, educators, students, and other professionals from across the weather, water, and climate community in Austin, Texas from 7–11 January, 2018 to share, learn, and collaborate.

The president provides the vision and planning for the annual meeting that happens at the end of their year as president. Prior to his passing, Matt Parker worked with many individuals to develop a theme he strongly believed in and was deeply passionate about. We are all committed to continuing the planning and execution of the 2018 annual meeting as envisioned by Matt.

"Transforming Communication in the Weather, Water, and Climate Enterprise"

Communication is a dynamic, powerful, and essential part of the weather, climate, and water enterprise. Successful communication requires active engagement – not only thinking about what, when, where, how, why, and to whom we speak but also carefully listening to better understand and respond appropriately.

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“AMS [Annual Meeting] is the best networking event for meteorologists in the world, hands down.”
—Chris Alston, Mars Inc. (AMS member)

“...should be on the bucket list of any weather enthusiast or professional in the field of weather, climate, meteorology, and atmospheric sciences.”
—Dr. J. Marshall Shepherd, Past AMS President