Welcome to Tampa
Welcome to the Association of American Geographers' Annual Meeting in Tampa, Florida! 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 April 8 to April 12, 2014, and will feature over 4,500 presentations, posters, workshops, and field trips by leading scholars, experts, and researchers. The AAG annual meeting has been held every year since the association's founding in 1904.
The meeting will take place at the Tampa Convention Center with some sessions also taking place at the Tampa Marriott Waterside hotel and at the Westin Tampa Harbour Island hotel.
- The AAG Reigstration and Check-in Desk will be located on floor 2 of the Tampa Convention Center
- The AAG Exhibit Hall will be located in the West Hall on floor 3 of the Tampa Convention Center
- The AAG Plenary Sessions and International Reception will take place in Grand Ballroom Salon E in the Tampa Marriott Waterside Hotel
Discounted sleeping rooms will be offered at the following hotels starting at $199 per night from April 8 to April 12:
- Tampa Marriott Waterside
- Embassy Suites
- Hilton Tampa Downtown
- Westin Tampa Harbour Island
Plan Your Trip
Visit the "Plan Your Trip" section of this site to learn more about travel to Tampa, making hotel reservations, and other useful information. For information about Tampa's culture, food, and neighborhoods.