Build Your Fall Meeting Science Policy Schedule

14 November 2018
AGU Science Policy Alert 18-11

With Fall Meeting 2018 right around the corner, we know you’re starting to get your schedule sorted out. We’ve got a week full of Science Policy sessions, workshops, and events!

We Have a Science Policy Room!

Come by Science Policy: A Sharing Science Room in 208 A/B to take part in a wide variety of science policy events, sessions, and workshops. We have all the resources and experts to empower you to take action and effectively talk to your legislators about the policy issues that matter to you.These are just some of the offerings:

Science Policy for Newbies

  • Science Policy 101 on Monday 12:30 – 1:30 PM, and Tuesday 12:30 – 1:30 PM
  • Communicating with Your Legislators Workshop on Tuesday from 4:00 – 6:00 PM

Science Advocacy Veteran? Check Out These Events

  • Science Policy 201 on Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday from 3:00 – 4:00 PM
  • Congressional Staff Panels on Tuesday and Thursday from 9:00 – 10:00 AM

Coming Up: Fall Meeting Congressional Visits

Joining AGU during our Congressional Visits on 14 December? Be sure to keep an eye out for our e-mail distributing the link to our pre-visits webinar in the next week. We’ll be discussing how the election might impact your meetings, what to ask for, and how to effectively prepare for your meetings.

Additionally, if you have any questions for the AGU Public Affairs Team prior to your visits at Fall Meeting, we’ll be hosting office hours just for you on Wednesday and Thursday from 4:00 – 6:00 PM!


We’ve got all the resources you need to learn how Congress works! Whether you’re doing Congressional Visits with us in DC, or visiting a District office, check out our resources for all the information to ensure you have a great meeting. We’ve also recently added to our FAQ videos, so be sure to take a look!