About the AMS Annual Meeting

99th AMS Annual Meeting
6–10 January 2019
Phoenix Convention Center | 100 N 3rd St. | Phoenix, AZ

The AMS Annual Meeting is the world’s largest yearly gathering for the weather, water, and climate community. It brings together great minds from a diverse set of scientific disciplines – helping attendees make career-long professional contact and life-long friends while learning from the very top people in the atmospheric sciences.

"Understanding and Building Resilience to Extreme Events by Being Interdisciplinary, International, and Inclusive (III)."

Analyses by reinsurance companies have clearly shown the monotonically increasing cost of extreme events. There are a number of interrelated factors that have contributed to this increased vulnerability. 

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Overall Planning Committee

Wen-Chau Lee and Xubin Zeng, Co-Chairs

Julie Demuth, Rebecca Hacker, Sarah C. Jones, and Christopher J. Schultz