Annual Meeting

New Features of the Abstract and Session System

As you may have noticed, the AAG has recently updated several of its online platforms related to the Annual Meeting. Our updated email templates are optimized for use on mobile devices and tablets. The new website, , presents everything you need to know about #AAG2018 in (what we think is) a more logical, streamlined layout. …
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Call for Participation: Geography Career Events 2018

Call for Participation: Geography Career Events AAG ANNUAL MEETING New Orleans, Louisiana April 10–14, 2018 For each of the activities below, the AAG seeks a diverse group of individuals representing a range of employment sectors, organizations, academic and professional backgrounds, and racial/ethnic/gender perspectives. If interested, please send an email to specifying your topic(s) and activity(s)…
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Call for Papers: ‘Late-breaking’ Special Sessions for the AAG 2017 Annual Meeting

The 2016 Elections: Implications for Geography and Beyond AAG Annual Meeting, Boston, April 5-9, 2017 The 2016 elections in the United States may impact geography and our nation in the years ahead in many ways. Every year, the AAG addresses “late-breaking” events through special sessions at our Annual Meetings. During our upcoming AAG Annual Meeting…
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AAG to Feature 3 Themes at Annual Meeting in Boston

Each year, the AAG identifies a few themes for its Annual Meeting to help focus discussion and provide a fresh and engaging structure to the conference program. Current themes include: Geographies of Bread and Water in the 21st Century - Glen MacDonald’s Presidential Opening Plenary: Bread and Water in the 21st Century will keynote this theme Uncertainty and Context in Geography and…
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Call for Papers: Geographies of Bread and Water in the 21st Century

Call for Papers — AAG Featured Theme Geographies of Bread and Water in the 21st Century Wheat harvest in Gujarat, one of the top 10 wheat-producing states in India. Due to recent aridity, India may need to import some five million metric tons of wheat in 2016-17. (Photo courtesy of Glen M MacDonald) Burgeoning global…
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Call for Papers: Mainstreaming Human Rights in Geography and the AAG

Call for Papers — AAG Featured Theme Mainstreaming Human Rights in Geography and the AAG Nearly all geographers are concerned about human rights, and in their personal and professional lives seek meaningful ways to act on these concerns and values. The AAG and the discipline of geography intersect with human rights in numerous ways. During…
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Call for Papers: Uncertainty and Context in Geography and GIScience

Call for Papers — AAG Featured Theme Uncertainty and Context in Geography and GIScience: Advances in Theory, Methods, and Practice Uncertainty and context pose fundamental challenges in geographic research and GIScience. Geospatial data are imbued with error (, measurement and sampling error), and understanding of the effects of contextual influences on human behavior and experience…
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Call for Participation: Geography Career Events

AAG Annual Meeting Boston, Massachusetts April 5–9, 2017 For each of the activities below, the AAG seeks a diverse group of individuals representing a range of employment sectors, organizations, academic and professional backgrounds, and racial/ethnic/gender perspectives. If interested, please send an email to specifying your topic(s) and activity(s) of interest, and attach your current or…
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Thriving in a Time of Disruption in Higher Education: A Featured Theme at AAG 2016

Call for Participation AAG Annual Meeting San Francisco, California March 29 – April 2, 2016 For its 2016 Annual Meeting in San Francisco, the AAG is welcoming abstracts and organized session proposals on the theme of Thriving in a Time of Disruption in Higher Education. Context: This is a challenging time to be engaged in scholarship…
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International Geography and Urban Health Symposium at the AAG Annual Meeting

A Research Symposium organized by: International Society for Urban Health (ISUH) and Association of American Geographers (AAG) Other Co-Sponsors: The International Geospatial Health Research Network (IGHRN) The New York Academy of Medicine (NYAM) The AAG Health and Medical Geography Specialty Group The AAG Urban Geography Specialty Group Where: At the Joint Meetings of the AAG…
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