American Sociological Association

Future Annual Meetings

Meeting sites are usually selected five to seven years in advance. The meeting rotates across the continental U.S. in an eastern/central/western pattern. Sites in Canada are considered as appropriate within the rotation.

Potential sites in the designated regions are suggested by the ASA Council. Proposals are solicited, reviewed, and then presented to the ASA Council. Factors which weigh heavily in the Council decision include:

  • Attractiveness of city and facility packages, especially room rates
  • Facilities’ recycling, compostable, and sustainability initiatives
  • Air access/service and local transportation services
  • Restaurant proximity and diversity
  • Geographical rotation
  • Sites where attendees are affored legal protection from discrimination on the basis of age; gender; race; ethnicity; national origin; religion; sexual orientation; disability; health conditions; or marital, domestic, or parental status
  • Meeting space flow - flexibility, accessibility, and compact as possible
  • Extent of unionization and fair labor practices at facilities to be used for meeting space and guest rooms
  • Preferred meeting date pattern

 

Year Dates City Facilities
2018 August 11-14 Philadelphia Pennsylvania Convention Center & Philadelphia Marriott
2019 August 10-13 New York Hilton New York Midtown & Sheraton New York Times Square Hotel
2020 August 8-11 San Francisco Hilton San Francisco Union Square & Parc 55
2021 August 7-10 Chicago Hyatt Regency Chicago
2022 August 6-9 Los Angeles Los Angeles Convention Center
2023 August 18-21 Philadelphia Philadelphia Convention Center, Marriot, Loews
2024 August 10-13 Montréal Palais des congrès de Montréal
2025 August 9-12 San Francisco Hilton San Francisco Union Square & Parc 55
2026 August 8-11 New York Hilton New York Midtown & Sheraton New York Times Square Hotel

 

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