American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS) 2019 Annual Meeting

February 14, 2019 to February 17, 2019
Hosted by: 
American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS)
Marriott Wardman Park Hotel and Omni Shoreham Hotel, Washington, DC

The American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS) is the world’s largest multi-disciplinary science society, fulfilling its mission to advance science, engineering, and innovation throughout the world for the benefit of all people through a broad array of initiatives focused on communication, public engagement, education, scientific responsibility, public policy, and science diplomacy. The AAAS Annual Meeting offers a unique, exciting, interdisciplinary blend of more than 120 scientific sessions, plenary and topical lectures, flash talk sessions, e-poster presentations, and international exhibit hall.

The 2019 theme is Science Transcending Boundaries and will address the question, "How can science help address the many divisions in our communities, in global society, and in science itself? Attendees will explore ways science is bringing together people, ideas, and solutions from across real and artificial borders, disciplines, sectors, ideologies, and traditions.