June 12-14, 2019, San Diego, CA
Session Topic Deadline: 20 December, 2018
Abstract Deadline has been extended: 20 February, 2019
Acceptance E-mails Sent Out & Program is Posted: Mid–March, 2019
Registration & Hotel Reservations Open: Early–March, 2019
Hotel Reservation Deadline: 08 May, 2019
Pre-Registration Deadline: 08 May, 2019
No Registration Refund After: 03 June, 2019
Extended Abstract Deadline: 12 July, 2019
The 47th Conference on Broadcast Meteorology is organized by the Board on Broadcast Meteorology and hosted by the American Meteorological Society. The Fifth Conference on Weather Warnings and Communication is organized by the Board on Societal Impacts and the Committee on Severe Local Storms and hosted by the American Meteorological Society.
There are several sponsorship opportunities available at the 47th Conference on Broadcast Meteorology/Fifth Conference on Weather Warnings and Communication. All sponsors will receive recognition on the conference website, conference program and signage at event sponsored. Interested companies and organizations should contact Ricky Sidla.
All attendees must register to attend the conference. Registration may be completed on-line, via fax-in form, or on-site. Links will be available in the left-hand panel of this page. Registration rates will be announced and opened in Late–February, 2019.
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) 226-3916, four–six weeks prior to the meeting to request special arrangements. Special housing needs should be requested when making hotel reservations.
Professional and Respectful Conduct at AMS Meetings
Need to report unprofessional or disrespectful conduct? Email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 617-226-3965.
If you are the subject of unacceptable behavior or have witnessed any such behavior, please immediately:
Notify an AMS Staff Member who is wearing a blue ribbon.
Email email@example.com or call 617-226-3965. All members of the AMS response team, listed below, will be alerted to the report to ensure a timely response.
Members of the AMS response team:
Keith Seitter, Executive Director
Stephanie Armstrong, Associate Executive Director
Brian Papa, Associate Executive Director
Jen Ives, Meetings Manager
Claudia Gorski, Director of Meetings
Wendy Abshire, Education Program Director
Inclusivity at AMS
AMS is commited to creating an environment for meetings that “embraces diversity through the inclusion of individuals across age, gender, race, sex, nationality, ethnicity, physical ability, marital status, sexual orientation, body shape or size, gender identity and expression, socioeconomic status, and other facets of social diversity” (see: https://www.ametsoc.org/ams/index.cfm/about-ams/diversity-and-inclusion-at-ams/).