17th Conference on Mesoscale Processes

17th Conference on Mesoscale Processes

24 – 27 July 2017 San Diego, CA

Important Dates

Abstract Deadline: 30 March, 2017
Acceptance E-mails Sent Out & Program is Posted: Late April, 2017
Registration Opens: Late April, 2017
Hotel Reservation Deadline: 19 June, 2017
Pre-Registration Deadline: Extended to 21 June, 2017
No Registration Refund After: 14 July, 2017
Extended Abstract Deadline: 22 August, 2017


The 17th Conference on Mesoscale Processes is organized by the AMS Committee on Mesoscale Processes and hosted by the American Meteorological Society.  


There are several sponsorship opportunities available at the 17th Conference on Mesoscale Processes. All sponsors will receive recognition on the conference website, conference program and signage at event sponsored. Interested companies and organizations should  contact Gillian Peguero at gpeguero@ametsoc.org


All attendees must register to attend the conference. Registration may be completed online, via fax-in form, or onsite. Everyone presenting (both oral and poster) and/or attending must register and wear a badge. Be sure to register by 06/21/17 in order to receive the lower registration rate. Registrations received at AMS from 06/22/17 and through the conference dates will be processed at the higher rate (see rates below). After 06/23/17 please register at the meeting or online. Payment may be made with check, purchase order (hard copy required) or credit card (MasterCard/VISA/American Express). FAXED registration forms must be accompanied by payment (PO or credit card # only).

Onsite registration: The AMS registration desk in the Lagoon room at the Crowne Plaza Hotel will be open for registration on Sunday, 23 July from 5:00pm-7:00pm, and Monday-Thursday during the hours of the conference.

Conference Registration Rates


The full-week package includes admission to all sessions, coffee breaks, poster viewings, and daily lunches.
The one-day package includes for ONE calendar day admission to all sessions, coffee breaks, poster viewings, and lunch.
  Early Registration Registration Late Registration Early Registration Registration Late Registration
  Through June 21 June 22-July 22 On-Site Through June 21 June 22-July 22 On-Site
ATTENDEE TYPE            
AMS Full Member, AMS Affiliate Member, Program or Session Chair $675 $715 $735 $330 $370 $390
Non-Member Speaker or Poster Presenter, or AMS Associate Member $725 $765 $785 $330 $370 $390
Non-Member   $775 $815 $835 $330 $370 $390
Retired Member $340 $380 $400 $135 $175 $195
AMS Student Member $315 $355 $375 $105 $145 $165
Student Non-Member $345 $385 $405 $135 $175 $195

Special Needs

It is the Society's sincere desire to comply fully with both the letter and the spirit of the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) of 1990.  Attendees with special needs at the conference should check with the AMS Meetings Department (617) 226-3971, four–six weeks prior to the meeting to request special arrangements.  Special housing needs should be requested when making hotel reservations.