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29th Conference on Agricultural and Forest Meteorology

19th Symposium on Boundary Layers and Turbulence

Ninth Symposium on the Urban Environment

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AMS Short Course on Wind Energy Applications, Supported by Atmospheric Boundary Layer Theory, Observations and Modeling

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29th Conference on Agricultural and Forest Meteorology
19th Symposium on Boundary Layers and Turbulence
Ninth Symposium on the Urban Environment

August 2–6, 2010
Keystone Conference Center
Keystone, CO

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SPONSORSHIP/ORGANIZERS
The 29th Conference on Agricultural and Forest Meteorology, sponsored by the American Meteorological Society and organized by the AMS Committee on Agricultural and Forest Meteorology, the 19th Symposium on Boundary Layers and Turbulence, sponsored by the American Meteorological Society and organized by the AMS Committee on Boundary Layers and Turbulence, and the Ninth Symposium on the Urban Environment, sponsored by the American Meteorological Society and organized by the AMS Board on the Urban Environment. The conferences will be held 2 –6 August, 2010, in Keystone, Colorado, at the Keystone Conference Center, 633 Tennis Club Rd, Keystone, Colorado, 80435.

DEADLINE DATES
ABSTRACT SUBMISSION DEADLINE: APRIL 5, 2010
ACCEPTANCE LETTERS SENT: AROUND MAY 7, 2010
PRE-REGISTRATION DEADLINE: JUNE 21, 2010
HOTEL RESERVATION DEADLINE, JUNE 30, 2010
NO REGISTRATION REFUNDS AFTER: JULY 26, 2010
MANUSCRIPTS POSTED ONLINE BY: SEPTEMBER 6, 2010

AMS Short Course on Wind Energy Applications, Supported by
Atmospheric Boundary Layer Theory, Observations and Modeling

Sun. 1 August 2010, Keystone, CO

This short course will provide an introduction to the wind energy applications of boundary layer and turbulence theory, observations and modeling. The intended audience for the course includes graduate students and postdocs in atmospheric sciences and engineering, as well as scientists and engineers from academia and industry who seek to expand their knowledge of the atmospheric boundary layers processes relevant for the wind energy applications. Lectures will summarize the state of the boundary layer science, address current issues in the nexus of atmospheric science and wind energy, and outline future research directions. Ample opportunities for discussion will be integrated into the short course format. more information

ACCOMMODATIONS
lodgingAll meeting sessions for the conferences will be held at the Keystone Conference Center, 633 Tennis Club Rd, Keystone, Colorado, 80435. Accommodations are across the street at the Lodge, 22010 Highway 6, Keystone, Colorado, 80435. A block of rooms has been reserved at the Lodge and Inn across the street for meeting attendees at the following special rates (per night):

Keystone Lodge and Spa Regular Hotel Room: Single/Double: $100.00
Keystone Lodge and Spa Loft Suite: Single/Double: $179.00
Inn at Keystone Regular Hotel Room: Single/Double: $100.00
Inn at Keystone One Bedroom Suite: Single/Double: $149.00
Conference Village Studio: Single/Double: $100.00
Conference Village One Bedroom: Single/Double: $100.00
Conference Village Two Bedroom: Single/Double: $192.00
River Run One Bedroom: Single/Double: $100.00
River Run Two Bedroom: Single/Double: $192.00
River Run Three Bedroom: Single/Double: $249.00

To receive these special rates, attendees must request a room under the American Meteorological Society (code CM0AMS) room block.

Reservations must be made prior to June 30, 2010 and be accompanied by a one-night deposit. Reservations made after that date are on a space available basis. Subject to room availability, these special rates will be available the weekends before and after the conference. We urge you to make reservations early since space is limited. For reservations, call the hotel directly at 1-888- 222-9298.

Each attendee will receive one Adventure Passport from the hotel, offering complimentary and discounted access to a variety of activities in the area.

High-speed Wi-Fi is available for $9.95 per day. It will not be provided by AMS. Free 9 holes of golf after 4pm on day of arrival only. Based on availability, as tee times cannot be reserved prior to arrival. Not available for cash or transferrable to another day. Valid at both the River and Ranch golf courses. Club rental is $25.00 for 9 holes.

More details on Keystone, the hotels and conference center can be found here: http://www.keystoneresort.com.


REGISTRATION

Online Registration

Paper Pre-Registration Form (PDF)
Return the completed registration form by fax (617-249-0272) or
mail to: AMS, 29AgForest/19BLT/9Urban Reg, 45 Beacon St., Boston, MA 02108 BY 06/21/10 FOR DISCOUNTED RATES, 07/02/2010 DEADLINE FOR PAPER FORMS.

On-site Registration
The AMS registration desk will be open for registration on Sunday, 1 August, 2010 5:00–7:00 P.M., and Monday through Friday during the hours of the conference.

Registration Rates

   

FULL-WEEK PACKAGE

ONE-DAY PACKAGE

 

ATTENDEE TYPE

 

Through June 21

6/22 & ON-SITE

Through June 21

6/22 & ON-SITE

AMS Full Member;
Program/Session Chair 

 

$430

$470

$250

$290

Non-member Speaker, Poster Presenter; AMS Associate Member

 

$470

$510

$250

$290

Nonmember

 

$515

$555

$250

$290

Retired Member

 

$200

$240

$90

$130

AMS Student Member

 

$175

$215

$60

$100

Student Nonmember

 

$205

$245

$90

$130

FULL-WEEK PACKAGE includes: all conference materials, admission to all conferences, a Monday Evening Formal Poster Viewing reception, coffee breaks and one ticket to the Barn Dance BBQ on Thursday evening.
ONE-DAY PACKAGE includes: Registration includes all conference materials, admission to all conferences and coffee breaks for one calendar day. The Barn Dance BBQ is not included.

REGISTRATION WILL NOT BE PROCESSED WITHOUT PAYMENT.
Payment may be made with check, money order, purchase order, or credit card (MasterCard/ VISA/American Express). Checks must be drawn on a U.S. bank and payable in U.S. dollars. Refunds (less a $25 processing fee) will be granted only for cancellations received before Monday July 26, 2010.

Formal Poster Viewing with Cash Bar
A Formal Poster Viewing Reception has been scheduled for Monday evening from 6- 7:30pm in the Castle Peak Ballroom. Light appetizers and a cash bar will be provided.

Thursday Night BBQ
Nothing but all-American fun at the Keystone Stables! Thursday evening includes an authentic Barn Dance and BBQ at the Keystone Lodge Stables. Upon arrival at the Stables, there is live Country Western entertainment, horseshoes, “steer roping,” and a great barbecue dinner. Complimentary shuttles available to the Stables. One adult ticket is included with your full-week registration package Additional Adult tickets are $60 and Child tickets (ages 4-12, 3 and under is free) are $40.

GETTING THERE
Shuttle Service
Keystone is easily accessible from the Denver International Airport and Eagle County Airport. With onsite scheduled and private shuttle pick up and rental cars you will be on the slopes in no time. View all Ground Transportation options

Colorado Mountain Express (CME) Is offering a reduced fee to conference attendees of $100 per person round-trip (must be purchased in advance and as a round trip). Numerous, daily, door-to-door shuttles to and from Denver International Airport to Keystone.

Colorado Mountain Express also offers private chauffeured travel with CME Premier. Our Concierge can book your CME reservation for you as part of your vacation package.

Scheduled Shuttle Service via CME
Colorado Mountain Express provides shuttles service to and from the Resort throughout the day. Shuttle service is not available for flights arriving at the airport later than 8:30pm or departing earlier than 10:00am. Search for Schedule Shuttle Service

Private Shuttle Service via CME
Colorado Mountain Express provides shuttles service to and from the Resort throughout the day. Shuttle service is not available for flights arriving at the airport later than 8:30pm or departing earlier than 10:00am. Search for Private Shuttle Service

Rental Cars
Enterprise is the official rental car agency for this meeting and special rates are available. Advance reservations may be made on-line at Enterprise.com. Select “Corporate account” then “Make a reservation”. Then you simply enter this account number 10AT034 and the first three letters of the account name (AME) or by calling Enterprise at 1-800-593-0505. When making a reservation, please mention the AMS Corporate account number.

Self-Parking at the hotel is complimentary.

Please use the map below if you choose to drive from Denver to Keystone. If you are driving from another location, please use the conference center address (633 Tennis Club Road, Dillon, CO 80435), rather than just "Keystone" as a destination in google maps to find the correct destination.



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SPECIAL NEEDS
It is our sincere desire to comply fully with both the letter and the spirit of the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990 (ADA). Attendees with special needs should call the AMS Meetings Department at (617) 227- 2426 ext. 202, 4–6 weeks prior to the meeting to request special arrangements. Special housing needs should be requested when making hotel reservations.

 

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