17th Conference on Mountain Meteorology

17th Conference on Mountain Meteorology

27 June – 1 July 2016 Burlington, VT

Important Dates

Short Abstract Submission Deadline: 08 March 2016
Acceptance Emails Sent: Early April 2016
Registration Opens: TBD
Pre-Registration Closes: 06 May 2016
Hotel Reservation Deadline: 06 May 2016
Presentation Upload Date: 15 June 2016
No Refunds Deadline: 01 June 2016
Extended Abstract Deadline: 20 June 2016
Recorded Presentations Available: 01 August 2016


The 17th Conference on Mountain Meteorology is organized by the AMS Committee on Mountain Meteorology and is sponsored by the American Meteorological Society and

Special Named Session

The session on Tuesday 1:30 PM-3:00 PM: Tuesday, 28 June 2016 (Session 7) has been renamed as 

A Session in Honor of Dr. Shiyuan (Sharon) Zhong: Boundary layers in complex terrain: Part I

Dr. Zhong has a distinguished reputation of mesoscale modeling over complex terrain for many field campaigns (VTMX, TREX, METCRAX, PCAPS).  She was also closely involved with the collection of observations in these projects. She has extensive and deep publication record in boundary layer and mountain meteorology, with a balance of field and numerical studies


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  Full Week One Day
FULL-WEEK PACKAGE includes: admission to all conference sessions, coffee breaks, poster viewings, and luncheon on Thursday

 ONE-DAY PACKAGE includes: admission to all conference sessions, coffee breaks, and poster viewings for one calendar day

Member Type Early Registration
until May 6
May 7-Jun25
On Site Early Registration
until May 6
May 7-Jun 25
On Site
AMS (or other) Members $544 $584 $604 $314 $354 $374
Associate Member $589 $629 $649 $314 $354 $374
Non-Member Speaker/Poster $589 $629 $649 $314 $354 $374
Program/Session Chair $544 $584 $604 $314 $354 $374
Non-Members $639 $679 $699 $314 $354 $374
Student Non-Members $229 $269 $289 $124 $164 $184
Student Members $199 $239 $259 $94 $134 $154
Retired Members $224 $264 $284 $124 $164 $184

Conference Excursion:

A tour of the Ben & Jerry's Factory and a visit to the Stowe Recreation Path - Tickets are not included in registration and cost $20 per person.

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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 convention center should check with the AMS Meetings Department (617) 227-2426, (option 4) four–six weeks prior to the meeting so that necessary services can be put into place such as CART, special print services, or wheelchair accessible service for the hotel shuttle. If issues arise on-site, please visit the AMS Registration Desk

Special housing needs should also be requested when hotel reservations are made. AMS wants to ensure that each attendee's stay at the conference is a pleasant and productive one.