Annual Meeting

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  • Chair and Co-Chairs

    Nina V. Fedoroff Andrew Petter Stephen J. Toope Neil Turok Nina V. Fedoroff AAAS President and 2012 Meeting Chair Distinguished Visiting Professor, King Abdullah University of Science and Technology; and Evan Pugh Professor, Huck Institutes of the Life Sciences, Pennsylvania State University Dr...
  • President’s Invitation

    The Annual Meeting is one of the most widely recognized pan-science events, with hundreds of networking opportunities and broad global media coverage. An exceptional array of speakers will gather at the 2012 AAAS Annual Meeting from 16-20 February in Vancouver, B.C. The theme of “Flattening the...
  • The Beauty and Benefits of Science

    The theme points to the “unreasonable effectiveness” of the scientific enterprise in creating economic growth, solving societal problems, and satisfying the essential human drive to understand the world in which we live. That phrase, “unreasonable effectiveness,” was coined in 1960 by physicist...
  • Chair and Co-Chairs

    William H. Press Drew Gilpin Faust Henri A. Termeer William H. Press AAAS President and 2013 Meeting Chair Warren J. and Viola M. Raymer Professor in Computer Science and in Integrative Biology at the University of Texas at Austin Dr. Press' affiliations at University of Texas include memberships...
  • President’s Invitation

    William H. Press Dear Colleagues, On behalf of the AAAS Board of Directors, it is my honor to invite you to join us in Boston for the 2013 AAAS Annual Meeting, 14-18 February. As you may know, this annual event is one of the most widely recognized global science gatherings, with hundreds of...
  • The Beauty and Benefits of Science (2013 Highlights)

    The AAAS Annual Meeting is a widely recognized global science gathering, bringing thousands of scientists, engineers, policymakers, educators, and journalists together to discuss the most recent developments in science and technology.

    The 2013's meeting's theme— The Beauty and Benefits of Science —highlighted the "unreasonable effectiveness" of the scientific enterprise in creating economic growth, solving societal problems, and satisfying the essential human drive to understand the world in which we live. 2013 Highlights Watch...
  • Flattening the World: Building a Global Knowledge Society (2012 Highlights)

    The AAAS Annual Meeting is a widely recognized global science gathering, bringing thousands of scientists, engineers, policymakers, educators, and journalists together to discuss the most recent developments in science and technology.

    The 2012 meeting theme— Flattening the World: Building a Global Knowledge Society —focused the program on the complex, interconnected challenges of the 21st century and on pathways to global solutions through international, multidisciplinary efforts. Nina Federoff AAAS President during the 2012...
  • Past AAAS Meetings

    Read archived Web content from past AAAS Annual Meetings. Program books from previous AAAS Annual Meetings are also available for $35. Please contact 202 326-6450 or meetings@aaas.org to order. 14-18 February 2013Boston, MA 16-20 February 2012 Vancouver, Canada 17-21 February 2011Washington, D.C...
  • AAAS Meetings Group

    Please contact us with any questions or concerns about the AAAS Annual Meeting. If you contact us via e-mail, please be sure to include your name and e-mail address if you require a reply to your message. Thank you. To contact specific AAAS Meeting staff members, please see below. AAAS Meetings...