About the AAAS Annual Meeting

The AAAS Annual Meeting is interdisciplinary and inclusive. Each year, our community of leading scientists, educators, policymakers, and journalists gathers to discuss cutting-edge developments in science, technology, and policy. Below you’ll find stories from many of our attendees.

Stories by You, Visuals by Us

We asked members of the Annual Meeting community to tell us a story about attending the meeting. Then we put our own visuals in! We’ll have more stories soon.

Connections Start Here

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Networking with fellow attendees is an invaluable part of the Annual Meeting experience. The Annual Meeting also offers career development workshops for those working in science and technology-related fields.

Student Opportunities

Great opportunities for students at the Annual Meeting include presenting your research in the Student Poster Competition and volunteering as a student session aide to receive free registration and Science.

Recent student session aides blog about their experience >

Family Science Days

Family Science Days is a free community science showcase featuring hands-on activities and stage shows. Everyone has a fantastic day of science fun and meets engaging scientists and engineers.

About Family Science Days >
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