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The Joys of Working Together

I must admit that I am still feeling the glow of another successful NWA Annual Meeting. No, I’m not talking about the glow from the California sunshine. (Actually, on most days, the morning stratus held on into the early afternoon!) I’m referring to that burst of excitement we get after attending a professional meeting or conference, that jolt of enthusiasm about the scientific topics and innovations we just spent a week presenting and discussing. Hearing about the neat projects happening across the weather enterprise always spurs my own scientific curiosity and makes me eager to try the new tools and ideas at my own workplace. If you didn’t attend this year’s NWA Annual Meeting, you can at least get a small taste of some of the amazing presentations, panel discussions, and workshops by checking out the Storify stories put together by our terrific social media committee.

But it’s not all about the agenda. As anyone who has attended an NWA Annual Meeting will tell you, so much of the satisfaction and value of attending a scientific meeting comes from the hallway discussions, the coffee break chats, the dinners with colleagues and friends, both familiar and new. It is from these interactions that wonderful collaborations and connections are born. This is particularly the case when it comes to engaging with... READ MORE

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Diversity in People, Models, and Methods

43rd NWA Annual Meeting Venue and Hotel: Marriott St. Louis Grand, 800 Washington Ave., St. Louis, MO 63101



Important Dates

  • Abstract Submission Deadline: TBA
  • Oral and Poster Presenters Notified: TBA
  • Preliminary Agenda Posted Online: TBA
  • 2018 NWA Annual Meeting: 25-30 August 2018

Schedule of Events

  • Broadcast Meteorology Workshop: Sunday, 26 August
  • Student Session including Speed Mentoring: Sunday, 26 August
  • General Sessions: Monday-Thursday, 27-30 August
  • NWA Annual Awards Luncheon: Wednesday, 29 August

Additional Information

For more information on exhibits, special accommodations, registration and the overall meeting program, keep checking the 2018 Annual Meeting Page and its links, or contact the NWA office at 405-701-5167 or nwahelp@nwas.org. NWA will provide updates on this Web page, on the NWA Facebook Page, Twitter and other social media. Please use the hashtag #NWAS18 for any tweets associated with the 2018 Annual Meeting.


2017 Annual Meeting Sponsors


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Platinum, gold, silver, and other sponsorship opportunities are available. More information can be found here.
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2017 Exhibitors

2017 WeatherReady Fest