AAS Winter Meeting 2018

American Astronomical Society Winter Meeting

07 Jan 2018 - 11 Jan 2018
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Gaylord National Resort & Convention Center
National Harbor / Maryland / United States of America

American Astronomical Society Winter Meeting (AAS Winter Meeting) also known as "Super Bowl of Astronomy" is the largest astronomy meeting in the universe. Researchers will present the latest findings about black holes, alien planets and other cosmic bodies and phenomena at the event. This 5 days astronomy meeting is being organized by American Astronomical Society (AAS). The venue of this event is Gaylord National Resort & Convention Center which is located in National Harbor, Maryland, United States of America. The event will be held from 07 January 2018, Sunday to 11 January 2018, Thursday. AAS Winter Meeting 2018 will showcase a wide range of products and services related to astronomy sector from the leading exhibitors such as astronomy books, binoculars, observatories, software, star maps, telescopes, deep sky imaging, high resolution and planetary imaging. The approximate number of exhibitors that will exhibit at this event is over 70. Over 3,500 visitors are expected at this astronomy meeting. Visitor profile of this event includes astronomers, researchers, scientists, physicists, mathematicians, geologists, engineers, teachers, journalists. The frequency of AAS Winter Meeting is annual.

  Address : 201 Waterfront Street

  City : National Harbor, MD

  Country : United States of America

  Phone : +1 301-965-4000

  Website : Click here for venue website

Gaylord National Resort & Convention Center

Owned by Gaylord Hotels, a division of Ryman Hospitality Properties, and operated by Marriott International, Gaylord National Resort & Convention Center is a large hotel and convention center located in National Harbor. The hotel contains 2,000 guest rooms, 478,000 square feet (44,400 m2) of meeting space, seven restaurants, and a 20,000-square-foot (1,900 m2) spa.

Organized by

American Astronomical Society (AAS)

Established in 1899 and based in Washington, DC, American Astronomical Society (AAS) is the major professional organization in North America for astronomers, other scientists and individuals interested in astronomy, promoting the advancement of astronomy and closely related branches of science.

Address: 2000 Florida Ave NW #300

City: Washington, DC

Country: United States of America

Phone: +1 202-328-2010

Email: aas[at]aas.org

Website: Click here for organizer website

Event at a glance

  Event Type International Trade Show & Conference
  Start Date 07 January 2018, Sunday
  End Date 11 January 2018, Thursday
  Category Scientific Instruments
  Venue Gaylord National Resort & Convention Center
  City National Harbor, MD
  State Maryland
  Country United States of America
  Organizer American Astronomical Society (AAS)
  Frequency Annual
  Visitors 3,500+
  Exhibitors 70+
  Open to Trade visitors

Past Editions

  • 03 Jan 2017 - 07 Jan 2017
    Gaylord Texan Resort & Convention Center, Grapevine, TX
  • 04 Jan 2016 - 06 Jan 2016
    Gaylord Palms Hotel & Convention Center, Orlando, FL
  • 04 Jan 2015 - 08 Jan 2015
    Washington State Convention Center (WSCC), Seattle, WA
  • 05 Jan 2014 - 09 Jan 2014
    Gaylord National Resort & Convention Center, National Harbor, MD
  • 06 Jan 2013 - 10 Jan 2013
    Long Beach Convention & Entertainment Center, Los Angeles, CA
  • 08 Jan 2012 - 12 Jan 2012
    Austin Convention Center, Austin, TX
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