American Association of Geographers Annual Meeting

2017Apr. 5th8th

Location: Boston, MA

Are you planning to attend the American Association of Geographers Annual Meeting? If so, we've put together a conference guide to help you get the most out of your week in Boston!

2016 AAG Meeting
Dates: April 5th - 9th, 2017
Location: Boston, MA

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Booth Location: #100
Be sure to stop by the exhibit hall to check out our new and noteworthy books and journals publishing!

Exhibit Hall Hours
Thursday, April 6th: 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Friday, April 7th: 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Saturday, April 8th: 9:00 am - 1:30 pm 

During the conference, we will be offering a 20% discount on our featured titles. The discount will be available through purchases on the Routledge website, by entering promo code DET09 at checkout. Browse a preview of our featured titles below!

Don't Miss This Reception and Book Signing!
We invite you to celebrate the 10th Anniversary of the Taylor & Francis Series in Remote Sensing Applications with us.

  • Reception: Thursday, April 6th from 6:30 - 7:30 pm in The Sidebar, Sheraton Hotel. The first 30 guests will receive a drink of their choice with our compliments.
  • Book Signing with Dr. Qihao Weng, Series Editor: Friday April 7th from 2:00 - 4:00 pm at the Taylor & Francis Booth (#100). Take advantage of an on-site only 50% discount for all titles in the series.

For more information on our hosted receptions and events, check out our official conference guide.

We look forward to seeing you at our booth in April!

Must-See Boston Attractions:

  • Fenway Park: Catch a Boston Red Sox game on April 5th, 6th, or 11th. Tickets are available here.
  • Boston Common: Lounge in this scenic park where British troops stayed during the American Revolution.
  • New England Aquarium: A great activity to take a break from the conference festivities, especially if you're traveling to the meeting with kids!
  • Faneuil Hall Marketplace: Grab a meal at the same historic site where Samuel Adams and Frederick Douglas once delivered speeches. 
  • Freedom Trail: Follow this 2.5 mile marked trail and see 16 historic sites along the way!
  • Museum of Science: Check out many interactive exhibits and an IMAX theater! 
  • Mobility

    2nd Edition

    By Peter Adey

    Mobility aims to take the pulse of this enormously expanded and energetic field. It explores the breadth of the disciplinary areas mobility studies now encompass, examining the diverse conceptual and methodological approaches wielded within the field, and explores the utility of mobility to…

    Paperback – 2017-05-23
    Routledge
    Key Ideas in Geography

  • Integrating Scale in Remote Sensing and GIS

    Edited by Dale A. Quattrochi, Elizabeth Wentz, Nina Siu-Ngan Lam, Charles W. Emerson

    Integrating Scale in Remote Sensing and GIS serves as the most comprehensive documentation of the scientific and methodological advances that have taken place in integrating scale and remote sensing data. This work addresses the invariants of scale, the ability to change scale, measures of the…

    Hardback – 2017-01-19
    CRC Press
    Remote Sensing Applications Series

  • Migration

    2nd Edition

    By Michael Samers, Michael Collyer

    While the subject of migration has received enormous attention in academic journals and books across the social sciences, introductory texts on the matter are few and far between. Even fewer books have explored migration through a critical and explicit engagement with spatial concepts. Now in its…

    Paperback – 2016-12-08
    Routledge
    Key Ideas in Geography

  • Remote Sensing for Sustainability

    Edited by Qihao Weng

    Driven by the societal needs and improvement in sensor technology and image processing techniques, remote sensing has become an essential geospatial tool for understanding the Earth and managing Human-Earth interactions. Remote Sensing for Sustainability introduces the current state of the art…

    Hardback – 2016-11-23
    CRC Press
    Remote Sensing Applications Series

  • Fundamentals of Geomorphology

    4th Edition

    By Richard John Huggett

    The new fourth edition of Fundamentals of Geomorphology continues to provide a comprehensive introduction to the subject by discussing the latest developments in the field, as well as covering the basics of Earth surface forms and processes. The revised edition has an improved logically cohesive…

    Paperback – 2016-11-21
    Routledge
    Routledge Fundamentals of Physical Geography

  • Introduction to Geopolitics

    3rd Edition

    By Colin Flint

    This new updated edition of Introduction to Geopolitics presents the overarching themes of geopolitical structures and agents in an engaging and accessible manner, which requires no previous knowledge of theory or current affairs. Using new pertinent case studies and guided exercises the title…

    Paperback – 2016-10-06
    Routledge

  • Creativity

    By Harriet Hawkins

    Creativity, whether lauded as the oil of the 21st century, touted as a driver of international policy, or mobilised by activities, has been very much part of the zeitgeist of the last few decades. Offering the first accessible, but conceptually sophisticated account of the critical geographies of…

    Paperback – 2016-09-28
    Routledge
    Key Ideas in Geography

  • Local and Regional Development

    2nd Edition

    By Andy Pike, Andrés Rodriguez-Pose, John Tomaney

    Actors and institutions in localities and regions across the world are seeking prosperity and well-being amidst tumultuous and disruptive shifts and transitions generated by: an increasingly globalised, knowledge-intensive capitalism; global financial instability, volatility and crisis; concerns…

    Paperback – 2016-07-11
    Routledge

  • Spatial Context

    An Introduction to Fundamental Computer Algorithms for Spatial Analysis

    By Christopher Gold

    Many disciplines are concerned with manipulating geometric (or spatial) objects in the computer – such as geology, cartography, computer aided design (CAD), etc. – and each of these have developed their own data structures and techniques, often independently. Nevertheless, in many cases the object…

    Hardback – 2016-05-31
    CRC Press
    ISPRS Book Series

  • Global Migration

    Patterns, processes, and politics

    By Elizabeth Mavroudi, Caroline Nagel

    Global Migration provides a clear, concise, and well-organized discussion of historical patterns and contemporary trends of migration, while guiding the readers through an often difficult and politicised topic. Aimed primarily at undergraduate and Master’s students, the text encourages the readers…

    Paperback – 2016-05-27
    Routledge

  • Wilderness

    By Phillip Vannini, April Vannini

    Wilderness provides a multidisciplinary introduction into the diverse ways in which we make sense of wilderness: how we conceptualise it, experience it, interact with, and imagine it. Drawing upon key theorists, philosophers, and researchers who have contributed important knowledge to the topic,…

    Paperback – 2016-04-12
    Routledge
    Key Ideas in Geography

  • Remote Sensing Applications for the Urban Environment

    By George Z. Xian

    Land use and land cover changes associated with increased urbanization have led to landscape and environmental changes throughout the world. Remote Sensing Applications for the Urban Environment places emphasis on the rapid development of worldwide urbanization and its impact on the environment,…

    Hardback – 2015-10-09
    CRC Press
    Remote Sensing Applications Series

  • Remote Sensing of Impervious Surfaces in Tropical and Subtropical Areas

    By Hongsheng Zhang, Hui Lin, Yuanzhi Zhang, Qihao Weng

    Remote Sensing of Impervious Surfaces in Tropical and Subtropical Areas offers a complete and thorough system for using optical and synthetic aperture radar (SAR) remote sensing data for improving impervious surface estimation (ISE). Highlighting tropical and subtropical areas where there is…

    Hardback – 2015-09-01
    CRC Press
    Remote Sensing Applications Series

  • Environmental Tracking for Public Health Surveillance

    Edited by Stanley A. Morain, Amelia M. Budge

    Satellite imagery and data are widely used in public health surveillance to provide early warning of disease outbreaks and for averting pandemics. Convergence of these technologies began in the 1970s and has gained wide acceptance in the 21st Century. Environmental Tracking for Public Health…

    Hardback – 2012-09-25
    CRC Press
    ISPRS Book Series

  • Advances in Geo-Spatial Information Science

    Edited by Wenzhong Shi, Michael Goodchild, Brian Lees, Yee Leung

    Advances in Geo-Spatial Information Science presents recent advances regarding fundamental issues of geo-spatial information science (space and time, spatial analysis, uncertainty modeling and geo-visualization), and new scientific and technological research initiatives for geo-spatial information…

    Hardback – 2012-06-12
    CRC Press
    ISPRS Book Series