AAPT Winter Meeting 2021


Accessing the Virtual Conference Platform

If you are registered for the meeting, please click on the link above and it will take you directly to the virtual conference platform. If you do receive a login request you must login with your AAPT login and password. The same password that used to register for the conference, submit your abstract or access your AAPT membership. In case your Underline account has not been authorized to access the AAPT event, please report the issue by emailing aapt2021@underline.io and programs@aapt.org and we will work quickly to resolve the issue. 

All registrants will be able to access the virtual conference platform on January 1. Video recordings of all invited/contributed talks will be available for viewing, along with access to the poster PDFs. Please click here for video on navigating the platform.

Live Sessions
During the dates of the conference you will be able to join a moderated Q&A session for each recorded talk. However, as you view the videos pre-conference you will be able to make comments or leave questions that the moderator and speaker will have access to.  

Poster Session
You will also be able to view the poster PDFs ahead of time. The actual poster sessions will be live during the conference and held on the virtual platform in Gathertown. This virtual environment will allow you to walk around the posters and ask questions of the poster presenters. Please click here for video on navigating Gathertown.

There are a number of live meet-up's offered during the conference. These are a great way to meet with colleagues, socialize and discuss current industry issues. 

  • Early Career Meet-up
  • Game Room
  • International Meet-up
  • K-12 Teacher's Meet-up
  • Meet-up for Members and Supporters of the LGBTQ Community
  • Retired Physicist's Meet-up
  • K-12 Happy Hours
  • #AAPTWM21 Tweet-Up!  (click here to register)

Exhibit Hall
There will also be designated times during the meeting to visit the exhibit hall and talk with live vendors. There are also a number of commercial workshops included in the program.

List of Exhibitors

  • AAPT Publications
  • American Association of Physics Teachers
  • American Institute of Physics
  • Digitalis Education
  • Macmillan Learning
  • PASCO Scientific
  • Princeton University Press
  • Society of Physics Students
  • Vernier Software and Technology
  • Wiley

Resource Rooms

  • DEI Resource Room
  • K-12 Resource Room



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