Welcome to AGU’s 2012 Fall Meeting!

The AGU Fall Meeting is the largest worldwide conference in the geophysical sciences, attracting more than 23,000 Earth and space scientists, educators, students, and other leaders. For 45 years, energized and passionate Earth and space scientists from around the world have been gathering at AGU’s Fall Meeting to connect with colleagues, broaden their knowledge base, and embrace the joy of science. The 2012 meeting took place Monday 3 – Friday 7 December 2012.

Each year, the Fall Meeting takes place in the North, South, and West buildings of the Moscone Center, at the intersection of Fourth and Howard Streets, San Francisco, CA 94103. The Moscone Center is accessible by BART and MUNI public transit lines, and also in walking distance of many hotels.

For more information, contact fm-help@agu.org.

2012 Fall Meeting by the Numbers

  • Attendees = more than 23,000
  • Poster Presentations = nearly 14,000
  • Oral Presentations = more than 6,800
  • Exhibitors = more than 270
  • Numerous workshops, town halls, and social and networking events