Updated: To ensure the safety of program participants, volunteers, and AAAS staff, the 2021 Annual Meeting will convene entirely online, February 8-11, with related pre-released materials available starting January 19.
The AAAS Annual Meeting will be conducted in English.

Browse the video library of pre-recorded Spotlight Videos, view AAAS E-poster and Sci-Mic Podcast galleries, visit and learn at the Exchange, and more. Live virtual meeting will convene on this platform February 8-11.

Take a look at the meeting schedule outline! These are the core events that will take place during the live portion of the virtual 2021 AAAS Annual Meeting, February 8-11:

Monday, February 8

10:30 AM-11:00 AM ESTWelcome
11:00 AM-12:00 PM ESTPresidential Address
12:00 PM-12:45 PM ESTScientific Sessions and Workshops
1:00 PM-1:45 PM ESTScientific Sessions
2:00 PM-2:45 PM ESTScientific Sessions
2:15 PM-2:45 PM ESTE-poster Discussion Sessions
3:00 PM-3:45 PM ESTScientific Sessions and Workshops
4:00 PM-5:00 PM ESTPlenary Lecture

Tuesday, February 9

10:45 AM-11:00 AM ESTWelcome
11:00 AM-12:45 PM ESTScientific Sessions and Workshops
12:00 PM-12:45 PM ESTScientific Sessions
12:15 PM-12:45 PM ESTE-poster Discussion Sessions
1:00 PM-2:00 PM ESTTopical Lectures
2:00 PM-2:45 PM ESTScientific Sessions
2:15 PM-3:00 PM ESTWorkshops
3:00 PM-3:45 PM ESTScientific Sessions and Workshops
4:00 PM-5:00 PM ESTPlenary Lecture

Wednesday, February 10

10:45 AM-11:00 AM ESTWelcome
11:00 AM-12:00 PM ESTPlenary Lecture
12:00 PM-12:45 PM ESTScientific Sessions and Workshops
1:00 PM-2:00 PM ESTTopical Lectures
2:00 PM-2:30 PM ESTE-poster Discussion Sessions
3:00 PM-3:45 PM ESTScientific Sessions and Workshops
4:00 PM-5:00 PM ESTAAAS Awards

Thursday, February 11

10:45 AM-11:00 AM ESTWelcome
11:00 AM-12:00 PM ESTPlenary Lecture or Fellows Forum
12:00 PM-1:00 PM ESTTopical Lectures
1:00 PM-1:45 PM ESTScientific Sessions
1:15 PM-2:00 PM ESTWorkshops
2:30 PM-3:15 PM ESTE-poster Discussion Sessions
3:30 PM-4:30 PM ESTPlenary Lecture
4:00 PM-5:00 PM ESTClosing Remarks

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