Session Formats

View the program for the 2019 AAAS Annual Meeting. Online Program

Scientific Sessions

Whether they are focused on reporting or group discussion, these sessions spotlight new findings and noteworthy issues for the community. (90 minutes each)

E-poster Sessions

In these sessions, presenters summarize outcomes while highlighting key facts from their research using digital posters. On Saturday and Sunday mornings, student presenters compete in eight different categories for an award and mention in Science.
Submissions are being accepted through October 18, 2018.

Flash Talk Sessions

In each session, 3 to 5 presenters deliver 10-minute talks on novel and inspiring topics in science. Questions will be taken after the final speaker in the session has finished. (90 minutes each)

Career Workshops

Seeking a career in science and engineering? Looking to sharpen or supplement your skills? These workshops are instructional or informational in nature and highlight opportunities and resources available to enhance one’s career. (90 minutes each)

Unconference Sessions

In these informal gatherings, attendees who share similar interests discuss specified topics without a pre-planned agenda, other than perhaps some guiding questions to use as needed. (90 minutes each)
Submission site opens on February 1, 2019.

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