letters to the editor

letters to the editor of the large specialist group meetings. I know that many of Comments on AMS Meeting Procedures these groups are agonizing over how to deal with the excessive number of papers submitted and are trying vari- I enjoyed attending the AMS Annual Meeting in Anaheim ous weird formats. There is a fairly strong distaste for recently, and appreciate the dedication and effort that always multiple sessions, but I believe it is based not on the principle go into making such meetings successful. As one may so much as on the difficulty of knowing the current status of suspect, however, this letter does not consist wholly of each session and being able to move back and forth be- praise. The AMS is regarded by many of its members as a tween them. In the latter respect, the university conference very conservative organization. There is indeed much to centers are often better designed for contiguity than are conserve, yet the winds of change seem to be blowing and large city hotels, although some (like the Disneyland hotel) the AMS should perhaps hoist its sails. I refer specifically to are OK. The AMS's near insistence on city hotel environ- the style of the http://www.deepdyve.com/assets/images/DeepDyve-Logo-lg.png Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society American Meteorological Society

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of the large specialist group meetings. I know that many of Comments on AMS Meeting Procedures these groups are agonizing over how to deal with the excessive number of papers submitted and are trying vari- I enjoyed attending the AMS Annual Meeting in Anaheim ous weird formats. There is a fairly strong distaste for recently, and appreciate the dedication and effort that always multiple sessions, but I believe it is based not on the principle go into making such meetings successful. As one may so much as on the difficulty of knowing the current status of suspect, however, this letter does not consist wholly of each session and being able to move back and forth be- praise. The AMS is regarded by many of its members as a tween them. In the latter respect, the university conference very conservative organization. There is indeed much to centers are often better designed for contiguity than are conserve, yet the winds of change seem to be blowing and large city hotels, although some (like the Disneyland hotel) the AMS should perhaps hoist its sails. I refer specifically to are OK. The AMS's near insistence on city hotel environ- the style of the

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Published: May 1, 1993

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