49th Conference on Broadcast Meteorology/Sixth Conference on Weather Warnings and Communication

49th Conference on Broadcast Meteorology/Sixth Conference on Weather Warnings and Communication

14-17 June 2022, Milwaukee, WI

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Thank you for attending the 49th Conference on Broadcast Meteorology/Sixth Conference on Weather Warnings and Communication!

 

Important Dates

Abstract Submission Deadline: 28 February 2022 Extended to 18 March 2022
Program to be Posted & Acceptance E-mails Sent: Early April 2022
Registration Opens: Early April 2022
Hotel Reservation Deadline: 10 May 2022 Extended to 16 May 2022 
Pre-Registration Deadline: 10 May 2022
No Registration Refund After: 02June 2022
Extended Abstract Deadline: 14 July 2022

Online Program

Organizers

The 49th Conference on Broadcast Meteorology was organized by the Board on Broadcast Meteorology and hosted by the American Meteorological Society. The Sixth Conference on Weather Warnings and Communication was organized by the Board on Societal Impacts and hosted by the American Meteorological Society.  The 49th Conference on Broadcast Meteorology Chairs are Shel Winkley (winkley@kbtx.com) and Brandon Rector (brector24@hotmail.com). The Sixth Conference on Weather Warnings and Communication Chairs are Robbie Berg (Robert.Berg@noaa.gov) and Jennifer Spinney (jspinney@yorku.ca).

Sponsorship

There were several sponsorship opportunities available at the 49th Conference on Broadcast Meteorology/Sixth Conference on Weather Warnings and Communication. All sponsors received recognition on the conference website, conference program and signage at event sponsored.

Registration

All attendees must register to attend the conference. Registration must be completed online. Everyone presenting (both oral and poster) and/or attending must be registered. Be sure to register by 05/10/22 in order to receive the lower registration rate. 

  FULL-WEEK PACKAGE
The full-week package for in-person registration includes admission to all conferences, exhibits, continental breakfast, coffee breaks, general receptions, one ticket to Thursday's Luncheon, as well as all virtual content.
ONE-DAY PACKAGE
The one-day package for in-person registration includes for one calendar day admission to all conferences, exhibits, coffee breaks, general receptions as well as all virtual content.
  Early Registration (In-Person and Virtual) Registration (In-Person and Virtual)

Late Registration (Virtual Attendance Only)

Early Registration (In-Person and Virtual) Registration (In-Person and Virtual) Late Registration (Virtual Attendance Only)
  Through May 10 May 11-June 9 After June 9 Through May 10 May 11-June 9 After June 9
ATTENDEE TYPE            
AMS Full Member, AMS Affiliate Members, Program or Session Chair $675 $715 $735 $400 $440 $460
Non-Member Speaker or Poster Presenter, Exhibitor Attendee $725 $765 $835 $450 $490 $510
Non-Member or AMS Associate Member $805 $845 $865 $500 $545 $560
Retired Member $245 $285 $305 $160 $200 $220
AMS Student Member $215 $255 $275 $145 $185 $205
Student Non-Member $245 $285 $305 $160 $200 $220

Short Course

This in-person short course was on Tuesday 14 June from 12:30-4:30pm. It included three experts sharing their experiences and knowledge on how to tailor climate change messaging, including for faith communities and conservative markets.

Professional and Respectful Conduct at AMS Meetings

Inclusivity at AMS

 AMS is committed 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/).  

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.