Annual Meeting Livestream

Welcome to the destination for livestreamed events at the 2020 AAAS Annual Meeting! The sessions listed below will be livestreamed with real-time captioning, available below the video player at specified times (listed in Pacific Standard Time).
Videos will be archived on Annual Meeting YouTube Channel, following each live broadcast.

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Schedule of Annual Meeting Livestreamed Events

5:00 PM Steven Chu: President’s Address, presented by Johnson & Johnson
8:00 AM Coronavirus: Contextualizing Modern Responses to Pandemics
9:30 AM Welcome to Seattle! Overview of Science in Washington State
10:00 AM Debrief: Carbon Economy: Considerations for the United States and Pacific Rim
10:30 AM Debrief: Climate Change Solutions: Capturing Greenhouse Gas Emissions in Land
11:30 AM STPF Live on the Expo Stage
12:00 PM European Commission
12:30 PM Azra Raza: The First Cell: And the Human Cost of Pursuing Cancer to the Last
1:00 PM Sonia Contera: Nano Comes to Life: How Nanotechnology Is Transforming Medicine and the Future of Biology
1:30 PM Agustín Fuentes: Why We Believe: Evolution and the Human Way of Being
2:00 PM Bill Gates Plenary Lecture
3:30 PM Debrief: Bringing Scientific Evidence to Meet Local Policy Challenges
4:00 PM Debrief: Capturing the Future: A Smartphone Competition
5:15 PM Maryn McKenna Plenary Lecture: The Second Antibiotic Era, presented by the European Commission
9:30 AM Debrief: Green Toxicology
10:00 AM From Tiny Particles to Vast Oceans – Big Science for a Better Tomorrow
10:30 AM Debrief: Urban Resilience and Emergency Response: The Climate Change Perspective
11:00 AM Debrief: Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion: Recommendations from Physics and Astronomy
11:30 AM Debrief: The Neuroscience of Addiction: Policy Considerations
12:00 PM Debrief: Science of Homelessness
1:00 PM Thomas O. McGarity: Pollution, Politics, and Power: The Struggle for Sustainable Electricity  
1:30 PM Daniel M. Russell: The Joy of Search: A Google Insider’s Guide to Going Beyond the Basics
2:00 PM Francis Su: Mathematics for Human Flourishing
2:30 PM Topical Debrief with Jane Lubchenco
3:00 PM Topical Debrief with Patricia Kuhl
4:00 PM Debrief: AAAS Award Winner
5:15 PM Alondra Nelson: The Social Life of DNA and the Need for a New Bioethics  
9:30 AM Dance Your PhD
10:00 AM Debrief: Detecting, Combating, and Identifying Dis and Mis-information
10:30 AM Debrief: 50th Anniversary of the Vietnam Draft: Lessons for the Sciences
11:30 AM Debrief: Managing Water: New Tools for Sustainable Development
12:00 PM Debrief: Human Cell Atlas
12:30 PM Leonardo Martinez-Diaz: Building a Resilient Tomorrow
1:00 PM Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning
2:00 PM Tom Siegfried: The Number of the Heavens
3:00 PM   Debrief: Communication Through Touch: From Babies to Social Robots
3:30 PM   Topical Debrief: David Keith  
5:15 PM   Krysta Svore: Develop for Quantum Impact
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