Meetings and Events

Scientists from around the world use the ARM Climate Research Facility to conduct their research. These research results are presented year round at worldwide meetings and conferences from big to small, many of which are represented below. Consider attending one of these events and meet an ARM user.

Coming Up   All | 2014 | 2015 | 2016 | 2017

In the Past   All | 2014 | 2015 | 2016 | 2017

DatesMeetingImportant Deadlines
2014.02.02 - 2014.02.0694th AMS Annual Meeting
American Meteorological Society
Atlanta, GA, United States
The theme of the 2014 AMS Annual Meeting is “Extreme Weather—Climate and the Built Environment: New Perspectives Opportunities, and Tools.”
August 1, 2013, Abstracts Due
2014.11.16 - 2014.11.21Supercomputing Conference
SC14
New Orleans, LA, United States
Spotlighting the most advanced scientific and technical applications in the world, SC14 will bring together the international supercomputing community for an exceptional program of technical papers, tutorials and timely research posters.
August 7: Poster Deadline
2014.11.17 - 2014.11.20Fall Working Groups
Fall PI's Working Group Meeting
Washington DC, United States
Save the date: Please hold the following dates for the ASR 2014 Fall PI’s Working Group Meeting at the Bethesda North Marriott Hotel in Washington, D.C: Monday, 17 November 2014 – Thursday, 20 November 2014.
Registration fee: $75
2014.12.15 - 2014.12.19AGU FAll Meeting 2014
American Geophysical Union
San Francisco, CA, United States
Join more than 24,000 Earth and space scientists, educators, students, and other leaders to present groundbreaking research and connect with colleagues. A list of ARM-related presentations can be found here.
Abstracts due: August 6, 2014
2015.01.04 - 2015.01.08Seventh Symposium on Aerosol-Cloud-Climate Interactions
American Meteorological Society
Pheonix, AZ, United States
The 7th Symposium on Aerosol–Cloud–Climate Interactions will organize sessions related to the impacts of air pollution and natural aerosols on clouds, precipitation, circulation, and radiation, and in turn how these processes affect aerosols. This conference is a part the 95th AMS Annual Meeting.
Abstract Deadline: 1 August, 2014
2015.01.04 - 2015.01.08Third Symposium on Prediction of the Madden-Julian Oscillation: Processes, Prediction, and Impact
95th AMS Annual Meeting
Pheonix, AZ, United States
Third Symposium on Prediction of the Madden–Julian Oscillation: Processes, Prediction, and Impact, sponsored by the American Meteorological Society, will bring together scientists, forecasters, and end-users from the academic, operational, and private sectors worldwide to improve our understanding and forecasting of the MJO and their applications to benefiting the society. Joint sessions are planned with the Sixth Conference on Weather, Climate, and the New Energy Economy.
Abstracts due: 15 August, 2014
2015.01.04 - 2015.01.0817th Conference on Atmospheric Chemistry
American Meteorological Society
Pheonix, AZ, United States
The theme for the 2015 AMS Annual Meeting is “Fulfilling the Vision of Weather, Water, and Climate Information for Every Need, Time, and Place”. The challenge for our community is this: collaborate and innovate to develop – and ultimately deliver – actionable, user-specific weather, water, and climate information across all spatial and temporal scales in support of our nation’s safety, health, and prosperity. This conference is a part the 95th AMS Annual Meeting.
Abstract Deadline: 1 August, 2014
2015.01.04 - 2015.01.08Seventh Symposium on Aerosol–Cloud–Climate Interactions
95th AMS Annual Meeting
Pheonix, AZ, United States
We invite your participation in the Seventh Symposium on Aerosol–Cloud–Climate Interactions at the 95th AMS Annual Meeting. Topics include marine aerosols, soil dust, climate engineering, aerosol formation, and many more.
Abstracts due: 1 August, 2014
2015.02.12 - 2015.02.16AAAS 2015 Annual Meeting
American Association for the Advancement of Science
San Jose, CA, United States
The meeting's theme—Meeting Global Challenges: Discovery and Innovation—shares how scientific discovery and innovation are helping to drive solutions to current and future global challenges. Approximately 160 sessions spread across a dozen tracks are typically presented at the Annual Meeting.
2015.03.16 - 2015.03.19ARM/ASR Joint User Facility and Principal Investigator Meeting
Sponsored by U.S. Department of Energy, Office of Biological and Environmental Research
Tysons, United States
The next meeting for ASR scientists and ARM Facility users will be 16-20 March 2015 at the Sheraton Tysons Corner in Virginia. Abstracts submission will be requested in December and in late January 2015. Registration and hotel reservations and due dates will be shared soon on the ASR website.
Registration and hotel reservations due dates will be shared soon
2015.04.12 - 2015.04.15European Geosciences Union General Assembly 2015
EGU 2015
European Geosciences Union
Vienna, Austria
The EGU General Assembly 2015 will bring together geoscientists from all over the world to one meeting covering all disciplines of the Earth, planetary and space sciences. The EGU aims to provide a forum where scientists, especially early career researchers, can present their work and discuss their ideas with experts in all fields of geoscience. The EGU is looking forward to cordially welcoming you in Vienna!
Support Application: November 28, 2014 Call-for-Papers: January 7, 2015 Abstract Submission Deadline: January 7, 2015 Meeting Programme: February 25, 2015.
2015.05.31 - 2015.06.0449th CMOS Congress & 13th AMS Conference on Polar Meteorology and Oceanography
49th CMOS Congress
Whistler, Canada
The Canadian Meteorological and Oceanographic Society (CMOS) is the national society of individuals and organisations dedicated to advancing atmospheric and oceanic sciences and related environmental disciplines in Canada. The theme of this congress is Tropics To Poles: Advancing Science in High Latitudes.
2015.06.15 - 2015.06.261st WCRP Summer School on Climate Model Development: Atmospheric Moist Processes
WCRP
Hamburg, Germany
The World Climate Researcg Programme WCRP, Max-Plank-Institute fur Meteorologie MPI-M and Hans Ertel Centre for Weather Research announce the 1st Summer School on Climate Model Development hosted by the MPI-M, Hamburg, Germany. The school is open to graduate students and early career researchers in meteorology and associated fields.
Application deadline: 28 February, 2015 Admission notification: 31 March, 2015
2015.07.15 - 2015.07.24ARM Summer Training and Science Applications
Summer Training
Norman, OK, United States
The ARM Summer Training and Science Applications event is organized by the ARM Facility. This training, sponsored by the U.S. Department of Energy, will expose participants to the application of ARM data to problems in aerosol, cloud, and precipitation research. The training will provide theoretical and practical training on instruments from the ARM SGP site and will push forward innovative methods of using ARM facilities to address complex scientific problems. See the agenda and instructor bios for more information.
Applications due: April 30, 2015
2015.07.26 - 2015.07.31International Geoscience and Remote Sensing Symposium 2015
IGARSS 2015
Milan, Italy
Hosted by the IEEE Geoscience and Remote Sensing Society, the International Geoscience and Remote Sensing Symposium 2015 (IGARSS 2015) highlights the role of remote sensing for assessing, monitoring, and managing risks related to natural disasters.
Abstract Submission: 9 January, 2015 Registration Open: 8 April, 2015 Full Paper (4 pages) Submission: 29 May, 2015 Early Registration Deadline: 29 May, 2015
2015.07.26 - 2015.07.31Radiation and Climate Gordon Research Conference
2015 GRC
The 2015 Gordon Research Conference (GRC) on Radiation and Climate will present research on physical processes relevant to climate, particularly those in which the interactions between radiation, clouds, aerosols, and precipitation play a major role. The Conference will feature talks highlighting the challenges in understanding these processes, modeling them, and ascertaining their impacts on cloud and aerosol feedbacks and/or rapid adjustments and the surface radiation budget. A list of preliminary session topics and speakers will be available by December 1, 2014.
2015.07.30 - 2015.08.0213th Atmospheric Chemistry Colloquium for Emerging Senior Scientists
ACCESS XIII
Long Island, NY, United States
The 13th Atmospheric Chemistry Colloquium for Emerging Senior Scientists, ACCESS XIII, will be convened at Brookhaven National Laboratory on Long Island, New York, on July 30 to August 2, 2015. ACCESS is held in conjunction with the Gordon Research Conference (GRC) in Atmospheric Chemistry. The purpose of ACCESS is to bring together young researchers in atmospheric chemistry and representatives of the principal federal agencies that fund atmospheric chemistry research to engage in scientific discussion and interaction.
Applications deadline: April 1, 2015
2015.08.03 - 2015.08.0616th Conference on Mesoscale Processes
American Meteorological Society
Boston, MA, United States
The 16th Conference on Mesoscale Processes, sponsored by the American Meteorological Society and organized by the AMS Committee on Mesoscale Processes, will be held 3–6 August 2015 at the Sheraton Boston Hotel in Boston, MA.
Early Rate Registration Deadline: 12 July, 2015 Presentation Upload: 27 July, 2015 Extended Abstract Deadline: 7 September, 2015
2015.08.10 - 2015.08.1311th International Conference on Carbonaceous Particles in the Atmosphere
ICCPA
Berkeley, CA, United States
The 11th session continues the traditional intimate setting of this conference series with single-track platform presentations and an engaging evening poster session mixed with beautiful San Francisco Bay Area scenery. We seek presentations that synthesize and interpret observations or provide targeted investigation to resolve uncertainties and answer questions about the roles of carbonaceous particles in the atmosphere.
Oral presentations abstracts due: April 30, 2015 Poster session abstracts due: June 30, 2015
2015.08.26 - 2015.08.27ARM Facility Science Board
ARM Facility Science Board
Washington DC, United States
The next meeting of the ARM Facility Science Board will be August 26-27 in Washington DC to review 17 proposals.
Award announcements will be made in late October, 2015
2015.09.01 - 2015.09.02Wolfram Data Summit 2015
Wolfram Data Summit 2015
Washington DC, United States
A high-level gathering of innovators in data science, creators of connected devices, and leaders of major data repositories.
Coming soon.
2015.09.14 - 2015.09.1837th Conference on Radar Meteorology
American Meteorological Society
The 37th Conference on Radar Meteorology is sponsored by the American Meteorological Society and organized by the AMS Committee on Radar Meteorology. The conference will be held 14-18 September 2015 at the Embassy Suites Hotel and Conference Center in Norman, OK.
Pre-Registration Deadline: 5 August, 2015 Extended Abstract Deadline: 18 October, 2015 (firm)
2015.10.05 - 2015.10.0911th International Conference on Southern Hemisphere Meteorology and Oceanography
ICSHMO 2015
Santiago, Chile
We are very pleased to announce that the 11th meeting of the International Conference on Southern Hemisphere Meteorology and Oceanography will be held in Santiago, Chile, from Monday 5 to Friday 9 of October 2015. The objective of the 2015 conference is to provide an interdisciplinary forum for presentations of our current knowledge, as well as encouraging new research and applications within the variety of disciplines related to weather and climate of the ocean and atmosphere.
Abstract Closing: March, 2015 Registration opening: May, 2015 Draft Program: June, 2015 Final Program: July, 2015
2015.10.12 - 2015.10.16AAAR 34th Annual Conference
American Association for Aerosol Research
Minneapolis, MN, United States
This premier conference series presents the latest advances across the full frontier of aerosol science and technology.
2015.11.17 - 2015.11.19Arctic Observing Open Science Meeting (AOOSM)
Arctic Observing Open Science Meeting
Seattle, Washington, United States
Objective of this meeting is to share results on Arctic observing activities, to engage in discussions on key topics, and to strengthen linkages among the many US Arctic research programs. DOE's presence in Alaska, and the numerous analyses performed by DOE-funded scientists, are key contributions to US Arctic observing. Specific contributions include: Long term observations at DOEs facilities in Barrow and Oliktok; aircraft campaigns targeting clouds, aerosols, and carbon; new activities associated with the airspace near Oliktok; linkages with the NGEE program; and other activities.
Registration deadline:
Monday, 19 October 2015, 11:59pm AKDT For questions on registration, please contact Judy Fahnestock, ARCUS, at judy@arcus.org.
2015.12.14 - 2015.12.18AGU FAll Meeting 2015
American Geophysical Union
San Francisco, CA, United States
Join more than 24,000 Earth and space scientists, educators, students, and other leaders to present groundbreaking research and connect with colleagues.
Abstracts due: August 5, 2015
2016.01.10 - 2016.01.1496th AMS Annual Meeting
AMS 2016
New Orleans, LA, United States
The primary idea that motivated the words above is to bring the many parts of AMS into a common theme. The “Earth System Science” theme emphasizes that the growing knowledge of the academic and research communities about our Earth system is a strength of AMS. AMS brings together the physical, chemical, and biological study of the Earth, allowing important decisions to be made by policy makers and the public.
Abstract deadline: 3 August, 2015
2016.01.10 - 2016.01.1418th Conference on Atmospheric Chemistry
American Meteorological Society
New Orleans, LA, United States
The 18th Conference on Atmospheric Chemistry is organized by the AMS Committee on Atmospheric Chemistry and is sponsored by the American Meteorological Society. The theme for the 2016 AMS Annual Meeting, “Earth System Science in Service to Society”, weaves the many parts of AMS into a common core. Emphasizing the academic and research strength of AMS, the theme also connects that research to the benefits that society gains from our science.
Abstracts due: 3 August, 2015
2016.01.10 - 2016.01.14Eighth Symposium on Aerosol–Cloud–Climate Interactions
American Meteorological Society
New Orleans, LA, United States
The Eighth Symposium on Aerosol–Cloud–Climate Interactions is organized by the AMS Committee on Atmospheric Chemistry and is sponsored by the American Meteorological Society. The theme for the 2016 AMS Annual Meeting, “Earth System Science in Service to Society”, weaves the many parts of AMS into a common core. Emphasizing the academic and research strength of AMS, the theme also connects that research to the benefits that society gains from our science.
Abstracts due: 3 August, 2015
2016.02.15 - 2016.02.19International Conference on Understanding Clouds and Precipitation
International Conference on Understanding Clouds and Precipitation
Berlin, Germany
A five-day conference will focus on the different dimensions of high-resolution modeling approaches in four topic areas: advances in simulating clouds and precipitation, advances in observing clouds and precipitation, advances in parameterizing cloud and precipitation, and process based constraints for climate prediction.
Abstracts will be accepted through September 15; abstracts announced October 15. Registration open until January 15.
2016.04.05 - 2016.04.15WWRP/WCRP/BOLIN Centre Polar Prediction School
Polar Prediction School
Norway
We would like to call your attention to the WWRP/WCRP/Bolin Centre Polar Prediction School that will be held at the Abisko Field Station in Arctic Sweden from 5-15 April 2016 sponsored by WWRP, WCRP, and the Bolin Center. The school is part of the WWRP Polar Prediction Project and the WCRP Polar Climate Predictability Initiative. This course on Polar Prediction will provide training for 30 PhD and early career post-doctoral polar scientists, focusing on topics such as: polar mesoscale atmospheric processes; sea ice prediction, near term ensemble prediction, and seasonal-to-decadal climate variability and prediction in the polar regions. The program will combine lectures on key areas relevant for polar prediction and a number of field observation and modelling exercises to foster an interactive learning environment.
2016.04.17 - 2016.04.22International Radiation Symposium
IRS 2016
Auckland, New Zealand
The International Radiation Symposium 2016 will be held at The University of Auckland, New Zealand and will follow the tradition of previous IRS in providing a forum for the presentation of the best and latest research in Atmospheric Radiation in its many forms. A combination of plenary and parallel sessions will be held Sunday through Thursday, with Friday reserved for a local excursion. There will be an ice breaker on the Saturday evening before the programme starts, and a banquet mid week. Depending on the response, we anticipate about 300 oral presentations as well as several poster sessions.
More details will follow in due course. The abstract deadline will likely be in October 2015.
2016.04.17 - 2016.04.22European Geosciences Union General Assembly 2016
EGU 2016
Vienna, Austria
The EGU General Assembly 2016 will bring together geoscientists from all over the world to one meeting covering all disciplines of the Earth, planetary and space sciences. The EGU aims to provide a forum where scientists, especially early career researchers, can present their work and discuss their ideas with experts in all fields of geoscience. The EGU is looking forward to cordially welcoming you in Vienna.
Call for abstracts: January 13, 2016
2016.05.02 - 2016.05.312016 ARM/ASR Joint Meeting
ARM/ASR Joint PI Meeting
Tysons, United States
The Atmospheric Radiation Measurement (ARM)/Atmospheric System Research (ASR) Joint User Facility/Principal Investigator Meeting (Joint PI Meeting) brings together the ASR Program and the ARM Climate Research Facility as world leaders in climate science. This meeting brings together nearly 350 ASR researchers and ARM Facility users and infrastructure members to review progress and plan future directions for ASR research and ARM user facility. In addition, this meeting enables the ASR Program and the ARM Facility to maintain its status as world leaders in climate research. The 2016 ARM/ASR Joint Meeting will be held May 2 to 5, 2016, at the Sheraton, Tysons Corner, Virginia. UPLOAD your presentations, posters, and breakout reports directly on the agenda web page with links provided next to the agenda item. A form to fill out breakout session reports will be provided by selecting "Submit Summary." Contact pubs@arm.gov if you need assistance or have a question.
2016.07.18 - 2016.07.229th International Cloud Modeling Workshop 2016
International Cloud Modeling Workshop
Exeter, United Kingdom
The 9th International Cloud Modeling strategy is similar to past cloud modeling workshops that have used observationally-derived case studies to provide a framework for model intercomparisons. The workshop will be divided into plenary sessions and working group sessions centered around each of the case studies. Workshop cases include:
  1. Organized mid-latitude continental deep convection and aerosol impacts
  2. COPE convection over SW England
  3. Orographic clouds: Agl seeding cloud impact investigation (ASCII)
  4. VOCALS aerosol-cloud-precipitation interactions.
Abstract submission deadline: 1 June, 2016 Final date for registration: 1 June, 2016
2016.07.31 - 2016.08.0613th Asia Oceania Geosciences Society Annual Meeting
AOGS
Beijing, China
Asia Oceania Geosciences Society (AOGS) was established in 2003 to promote geosciences and its application for the benefit of humanity, specifically in Asia and Oceania and with an overarching approach to global issues. Asia- Oceania region is particularly vulnerable to natural hazards, accounting for almost 80% human lives lost globally. AOGS is deeply involved in addressing hazard related issues through improving our understanding of the genesis of hazards through scientific, social and technical approaches.
Abstracts due: February 19th, 2016
2016.09.20 - 2016.09.22Physics Dynamics Coupling in Weather and Climate Models
PDC16
Richland, WA, United States
We are pleased to announce that abstract submission to the workshop on Physics Dynamics Coupling in Weather and Climate Models, to be held on September 20-22, 2016 in Richland, WA, USA at the Pacific Northwest National Laboratory, is now open. The PDC16 workshop has a strong emphasis on the mathematical and computational aspects of weather and climate modeling. It aims at addressing challenges in the development of advanced algorithms to accurately and efficiently represent process interactions that determine fundamental characteristics of weather and climate systems.
Abstract submission deadline: June 30, 2016 Notification of acceptance: July 15, 2016 Attendee registration deadline: August 15, 2016 Group rate cutoff date for hotel reservation: August 19, 2016 Final agenda: August 31, 2016 Workshop dates: September 20-22, 2016
2016.10.17 - 2016.10.2135th AAAR Annual Conference
American Association for Aerosol Research
Portland, OR, United States
The 35th AAAR Annual Conference, will we be held October 17-21 at the Oregon Convention Center in Portland, Oregon. This premier conference series presents the latest advances across the full frontier of aerosol science and technology.
Abstract Submission Deadline: April 29, 2016 Early Bird Registration Deadline: July 22, 2016 Late Breaking Poster Abstract Deadline: July 22, 2016 Hotel Room Reservation Cut-off: September 24, 2016
2016.10.24 - 2016.10.26World Conference on Climate Change
OMICS International
Valencia, Spain
The main theme of the conference is “Updating our Understanding: Earth's Climate is Warming” which covers a wide range of critically important scientific sessions from basic research to innovations in the field of Climate Change.
Abstracts due: May 27, 2016
2016.11.15 - 2016.11.182016 IEEE International Conference on Big Data
IEEE BigData 2016
Washington DC, United States
The Program Committees of the 2016 IEEE International Conference on Big Data (IEEE Big Data 2016) invite proposals for Workshops. Selected workshops will hold a central position within the larger conference, which will bring together top academic and industrial researchers from all over the world to exchange cutting edge research ideas in Big Data research, development and practice. Within these fields, workshops at Big Data form crucial focal points for emerging communities and forums for the examination of new ideas.
Workshop proposal submission due: May 8, 2016
2016.12.11 - 2016.12.15AGU Fall Meeting 2016
American Geophysical Union
San Francisco, CA, United States
Join more than 24,000 Earth and space scientists, educators, students, and other leaders to present groundbreaking research and connect with colleagues. View ARM presentations and posters here.
Important deadlines to be determined.
2017.01.22 - 2017.01.2697th AMS Annual Meeting
American Meteorological Society Annual Meeting
Seattle, WA, United States
The AMS Annual Meeting is the world’s largest yearly gathering for the weather, water, and climate community. It brings together great minds from a diverse set of scientific disciplines – helping attendees make career-long professional contact and life-long friends while learning from the very top people in the atmospheric sciences.
Abstracts due: August 1st, 2016
2017.03.13 - 2017.03.172017 ARM/ASR Joint User Group/PI Meeting
2017 ARM/ASR Joint User Group/PI Meeting
Tysons, United States
The 2017 Joint Meeting of the Atmospheric Radiation Measurement (ARM) Climate Research Facility Users and Atmospheric System Research (ASR) Principal Investigators will take place during the week of March 13 to 17, 2017, at the Sheraton Tysons Hotel in Tysons, Virginia. For a draft agenda, registration and hotel information, and instructions on submitting poster abstracts and breakout session requests, visit the meeting planning website.
Poster abstracts by Friday, January 6, 2017. Breakout session requests by Friday, January 6, 2017. Hotel room registration by Friday, February 17, 2017. Meeting registration by Monday, February 27, 2017.
2017.03.19 - 2017.03.25Winter school on the Observation and Modeling of High-latitude and Arctic Clouds
Hyytiälä, Finland
The winter school  course intended for graduate students and researchers who want to receive up-to-date knowledge on the observation and modeling of clouds and precipitation, with a specific focus on Arctic and high-latitude clouds. The course is structured around a combination of lectures and hands-on experience using data from research-grade radars (US DOE ARM and ACTRIS), in situ sensors and state-of- the-art models. The course topics include: cloud and precipitation observations (cloud radars, lidars, solar and microwave radiometers, in situ sensors), cloud modeling, precipitation formation, boundary layer modeling.
Application Deadline: 19 December, 2016
2017.04.23 - 2017.04.28European Geosciences Union General Assembly 2017
EGU2017
Vienna, Austria
EGU, the European Geosciences Union, is Europe’s premier geosciences union, dedicated to the pursuit of excellence in the Earth, planetary, and space sciences for the benefit of humanity, worldwide. The General Assembly 2017 of the European Geosciences Union (EGU) is held at the Austria Center Vienna (ACV) in Vienna, Austria, from 23–28 April 2017. The assembly is open to the scientists of all nations.
Public call-for-session-proposals: 9 September, 2016
2017.05.20 - 2017.05.25JpGU-AGU Joint Meeting 2017
JgGU-AGU
Chiba, Japan
JpGU - AGU Joint Meeting 2017 offers the best opportunity to promote your products, services, and projects to all attendees not only from Japan but also from around the world. The JpGU Meeting is the largest meeting on geoscience in Japan. 7240 people including international attendees from 33 countries and regions attended the 2016 Meeting.
Abstracts due: February 16, 2017