Sociology Upcoming Conferences

Society for the Study of Social Problems (SSSP) Annual Meeting

Date : August 15 – 17, 2014
Location : San Francisco, CA
Event Website : www.sssp1.org/index.cfm/m/23/annual_meetings

The 2014 Society for the Study of Social Problems Annual Meeting will provide an excellent opportunity for exploring vast and diverse topics in social problems. Attendees will create stronger connections with colleagues while exchanging ideas throughout the conference in formal and informal settings. The theme for 2014 is "Fifty Years Later: From a War on Poverty to a War on the Poor."

American Sociological Association (ASA) Annual Meeting

Date : August 16 – 19, 2014
Location : San Francisco, CA
Event Website : www.asanet.org/am2014

With the theme, "Hard Times: The Impact of Economic Inequality on Families and Individuals," President Annette Lareau draws attention to the multiple ways in which inequality reverberates through American society and the world.

American Sociological Association (ASA) Annual Meeting

Date : August 22 – 25, 2015
Proposal Submission Deadline: January 2015
Location : Chicago, IL
Event Website : http://www.asanet.org/am2015

The 2015 American Sociological Association Annual Meeting will cover the theme of "Sexualities in the Social World." Led by former UT Dallas faculty member Paula England, the ASA is dedicated to serving sociologists in their work, advancing sociology as a science and profession, and promoting the contributions and use of sociology to society.