Welcome to San Francisco
2016 AAG Annual Meeting
March 29-April 2, 2016
Hilton San Francisco Union Square
Welcome to the 2016 American Association of Geographers' Annual Meeting in San Francisco, CA! You will be joined by fellow geographers, GIS specialists, environmental scientists, and other leaders for the latest in research and applications in geography, sustainability, and GIScience. The meeting will be held from March 29 - April 2, 2016, and will feature over 6,600 presentations, posters, workshops, and field trips by leading scholars, experts, and researchers.
The 2016 Meeting will be headquartered at the Hilton San Francisco Union Square. Other official 2016 AAG Meeting hotels include The Marker Hotel San Francisco, The Nikko Hotel San Francisco, and the JW Marriott Hotel San Francisco. The additional meeting venues are located steps away from the Hilton Union Square.
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. Of course, attendees are also invited to develop themes relevant to the meeting's location or influenced by political and intellectual trends within the discipline. As always, any topic relevant to geography is welcome at the AAG annual meeting. Current themes include: