About American Astronomical Society (AAS):
Established in 1899, AAS is the major organization of professional astronomers in North America. The membership (~8,000) also includes physicists, mathematicians, geologists, engineers and others whose research interests lie within the broad spectrum of subjects now comprising contemporary astronomy. The mission of the American Astronomical Society is to enhance and share humanity’s scientific understanding of the Universe.
Dates TBD for the AAS 229th Meeting - January 2017 Gaylord Texan Hotel & Convention Center, Grapevine, TX