10.12 - 14.12.2018  
Washington, DC, USA

The AGU 2018 Fall Meeting will be held in Washington, DC, USA, from 10-14 December 2018.


The AGU 2018 Fall Meeting will mark another dynamic year of discovery in Earth and space science, serve as the advent of AGU’s Centennial year, and provide a special opportunity to share science with world leaders in Washington, DC. As the largest Earth and space science gathering in the world, the Fall Meeting places you in the center of a global community of scientists drawn from myriad fields of study whose work protects the health and welfare of people worldwide, spurs innovation, and informs decisions that are critical to the sustainability of the Earth.

Important dates

Session Proposal Deadline: Wednesday 18 April 2018, 11:59 PM EDT
Workshop Proposals Open: 1 April 2018. All proposals must be submitted via the online submission website.
Abstract Submission Period: 13 June 2018 – 1 August 2018
Abstract and Sessions’ Scheduled Days/Times Notifications Sent: 1 October 2018.

Session proposals

Submit a proposal by 18 April here:

Further information

Go to the official website:

Information for early-career researchers

Read all about what's on offer for early-career researchers attending the AGU18:

Travel grants: Financial support application deadlines are in August 2018.

General Student Travel Grant

The Fall Meeting General Student Travel Grant provides partial travel assistance to student presenters to attend Fall Meeting. Any AGU student member presenting at Fall Meeting may apply, but preference will be given to students from demographic groups who are underrepresented in the sciences. Awardees traveling from the United States and Canada will receive $500 grants, whereas awardees traveling from outside the United States and Canada will receive $1,000 grants.

Lloyd V. Berkner Travel Fellowship

Early-career scientists and students under 35 years of age who are citizens of countries designated by the World Bank as “low” or “lower-middle” income per capita may apply. Registration, travel, boarding, and meals for Fall Meeting will be covered. To see a full listing of Berkner eligible countries, go to: