Events

AMS Career Fair (Saturday Session)
AMS Career Fair (Saturday Session)

 

The Career Fair is an excellent opportunity for job seekers and organizations to network. Job seekers can interview on site, in a one-on-one setting, with organizations looking to recruit highly talented individuals. Organizations can attract the attention of more than 4,000 professionals, recent graduates, and students in attendance.

Scout Event
Scout Event

AMS is offering Girl Scout Juniors and Boy Scouts an opportunity to earn the Weather-Ready Nation patch at this year’s Annual Meeting.

Meet President Roger M. Wakimoto and Presidential Forum Speakers
Meet President Roger M. Wakimoto and Presidential Forum Speakers

This is a special event for Students and Early Career Professionals. Check back soon for more information.

Newcomer's Welcome and Informational Exchange
Newcomer's Welcome and Informational Exchange

This session is designed to provide first-time attendees with an overview of the Annual Meeting and suggestions on how to get the most out of their time while attending the meeting. 

Presidential Forum and Annual Meeting Welcome
Presidential Forum and Annual Meeting Welcome

Sunday, 6 January, 4:00 p.m.
Meeting attendees should note that the Annual Meeting will hold this year’s Presidential Forum on Sunday, 6 January 2019 at 4:00 p.m.; it will not be held on Monday morning, as has been the case in previous years.

Welcome Reception Honoring Newly Elected Fellows and Featured Award Winners
Welcome Reception Honoring Newly Elected Fellows and Featured Award Winners

A Welcome Reception Honoring Newly Elected Fellows and Featured Award Winners will be held following the Presidential Forum and Annual Meeting Welcome. All are encouraged to attend.

AMS Career Fair (Sunday Session)
AMS Career Fair (Sunday Session)

The Career Fair is an excellent opportunity for job seekers and organizations to network. Job seekers can interview on site, in a one-on-one setting, with organizations looking to recruit highly talented individuals. Organizations can attract the attention of more than 4,000 professionals, recent graduates, and students in attendance.

Student Conference Poster Session
Student Conference Poster Session

All attendees are invited to stop by the Student Conference poster session, where undergraduate and graduate Student Conference attendees showcase their research.

Coriolis Reception

The Coriolis reception brings together lesbian–gay–bisexual–transgender–queer (LGBTQ) friends and allies to mentor, network, and connect with individuals who share common professional and personal interests. 

Tags: Diversity
Colour of Weather Reception
Colour of Weather Reception

Please join us at the 18th Annual Colour of Weather Reception for appetizers, expanding social networks, and exploring our commonalities. All Are Welcome!  

Tags: Diversity
Early Career Professionals Reception
Early Career Professionals Reception

The Early Career Professionals Reception will be held Sunday, January 6, 2019, from 9:00 pm to 11:00 pm.  Please plan to join us in Phoenix!

Guest Coffee
How to Become a Better Presenter
Formal Poster Viewing Reception (Monday)
NWA Research Operations Nexus (RON) Meetup - Honoring the legacy of Ronald W. Przybylinski
NWA Research Operations Nexus (RON) Meetup - Honoring the legacy of Ronald W. Przybylinski

The RON provides the opportunity for an interactive "meetup" between research and operational meteorologists. The groups will rotate through a number of stations in speed-mentoring fashion and discuss a variety of ideas and themes that could benefit forecast and warning operations. The goal is simple: to build and develop new relationships in the nexus!

Ribbon Cutting, Exhibits Opening Reception, and Corporate Patron Recognition
Ribbon Cutting, Opening Reception, and Corporate Patron Recognition

All attendees are invited to the Opening Reception of the 99th Annual Meeting, sponsored by the exhibiting companies. Local government officials and other dignitaries will be there to cut the ribbon, officially opening the Exhibit Hall. Get your first look at new technology, publications, and programs featured in the largest exhibit space devoted to the weather, water, and climate sciences. Meet your peers over light refreshments, and visit the AMS Resource Center for a piece of AMS Birthday cake and for AMS souvenirs!

Fifth Annual Speed Networking Event for Students and Early Career Professionals
Fifth Annual Speed Networking Event for Students and Early Career Professionals

The Speed Networking Event allows students and early professionals to network with mentors via ‘speed networking’ where the mentors (meteorology and allied discpline professionals) roam between tables at set intervals introducing the students and early professionals to a wide array of professions in the field of meteorology. The speed networking will be followed by a social with light hors d'oeuvres, providing a great time for open networking. This allows the students and the mentors of their selected discipline to have extended conversations after their speed-mentoring 
introductions.

Guest Coffee
Meet President Roger M. Wakimoto (Tuesday Session)
Meet President Roger M. Wakimoto (Tuesday Session)

Check back soon for more information.

Women in the Atmospheric Sciences Luncheon
Women in Atmospheric Sciences Luncheon

The 2019 Women in the Atmospheric Sciences Luncheon will focus on the importance of inclusion and diversity in atmospheric and computational science and related fields. All are encouraged to attend this luncheon.

Tags: Diversity