Everyone attending the AMOS-ICSHMO conference must register.

Nearly all international visitors to Australia must have a valid visa to travel to and enter Australia (except New Zealand passport holders and permanent residents of Norfolk Island). Click here for travel visa information.


* for members who live outside of Australia only

** for a list of eligible countries, click here

*** includes $10 discount on AMOS Student Membership for 2018

Special Requirements 

Please advise us of any special requirements for dietary or mobility when filling out the registration form.


We are hoping to offer childcare, you will be able to register your interest when filling out the registration form.

Fee Waiver/Discount Registration or Funding Requests

There is limited funding available for registration waivers, per diems and accommodation grants for students, ECRs and researchers from developing countries and some registration waivers available for postgraduate students who have no access to funding.  There is also discount registration available for researchers that have limited access to funding. Applications will be reviewed by the conference committee and funding will be granted on a case by case basis.  


Postgraduate students, ECRs and researchers living in developing countries or low-income countries OR researchers or postgraduate students who do not have access to funding.  Only those who have an abstract accepted for presenting either a talk or a poster will be eligible to receive funding.



Please download and complete this application form and supporting documentation and send your request to Note you will need to apply before the notification of abstract acceptance .

Application deadline: 22 September 2017

Expected outcome: 15 October 2017

Extra Activities

For more detailed information, see the extra activities page.  Please choose activities you wish to attend when registering.

Software Carpentry: Python masterclass for weather, ocean and climate scientists

Sunday 4th February 2018, 9:00am – 5:00pm


Australian Television Weather presenters as Climate Educators

Sunday 4th February 2018, 2:00pm – 4:00pm.


Early Career Research Event

Monday 5th February, 7:30pm onwards

Free** for Students and Postdocs

AMOS Annual General Meeting

Tuesday 6th February, 5:45pm – 6:15pm

AMOS Public Forum

Tuesday 6th February 2018, 7:00pm – 8:30pm

Expanding the influence of research: How scientists can talk to the media, politicians and stakeholders

Wednesday 7th February 2018, 1.30pm – 3.00pm


Equity and Diversity Workshop

Wednesday 7th February 2018, 3:00pm – 5:00pm


Communicating your science: A practical workshop to help deliver your message

Wednesday 7th February 2018, 3:00pm – 5:30pm


Using climate data from the Bureau of Meteorology

Thursday 8th February 2018, 12:30pm – 2:00pm


Non-linear career paths: Meet scientists outside of academia

Friday 9th February 2018, 1:30pm – 3:00pm


STEM Professionals in Schools Workshop

Friday 9th February 2018, 3:00pm – 4:30pm


Education and Outreach Day

Teacher registration for Education and Outreach Day is FREE. More information to come soon!

Free for teachers

AMOS Science Communicators Workshop

More to come

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Conference pricing

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ABN: 47 970 713 012 

Street Address: 700 Collins Street, Docklands VIC 3008

Postal Address: PO Box 1289, Melbourne VIC 3001

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