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Annual Meeting

 ACJS 52nd Annual Meeting
“Broadening the Horizon of the Criminal Justice Sciences:
Looking Outward Rather Than Inward”

March 3-7, 2015
Caribe Royale All-Suite Hotel and Convention Center
Orlando, Florida

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2015 Draft ACJS Annual Meeting Program
The 2015 Draft Annual Meeting Program is now available for review.  Any corrections should be forwarded to the ACJS Association Manager,, by December 15, 2014.  Corrections received after this date will be put into the Program Addendum.

If you find that you have a conflict and need to move a paper presentation, you must first locate another panel to move your paper to, contact that panel chair to obtain permission for the move, and then notify the ACJS Association Manager of the change details. Please remember that a panel must still retain a minimum of 3 papers but should not have more than 5, if at all possible.

To search the program for a specific keyword (e.g., search for a name):

  1. Click Find in the Edit drop-down menu.
  2. In the Find what box, enter the text that you want to search for.
  3. Click Find Next.

The program is very large, so please allow time for the entire program to download and open before conducting your search.

Call for Presentations, Invitation to Participate, and Abstract Submission System:
The Submission Deadline for the 2015 meeting has passed.  Thank you for your abstract submissions.

PLEASE NOTE:  LCD projections will be available in the meeting rooms.  No overhead projectors or computers will be provided.  Additional audio-visual equipment is the responsibility of the presenter.  Individuals wanting additional equipment must either bring equipment to the conference or make the necessary rental arrangements through the ACJS audio-visual provider.  Please contact the Association Manager for rental information –  
Host Hotel:
Caribe Royale All-Suite Hotel and Convention Center
8101 World Center Drive
Orlando, FL  32821
Click here for hotel and reservation information.
Click here to see an explanation of the importance of staying at our host hotel.
Click here if you are looking for a roommate in Orlando.

Disney Tickets
For advance purchase of Florida Resident Tickets and specially priced Disney Meeting/Convention Theme Park tickets, please call 407-566-5600 or

Please note the cut-off date for advance purchase savings is March 2nd, 2015.

Exhibitor, Advertising, and Sponsorship Information:
Deadline for Program Advertising, Exhibit Booth Reservations, and Sponsorships:  December 15, 2014
Click here for Exhibitor, Advertising, and Sponsorship Information and Reservation Form.

ACJS Employment Exchange:
For information on the Employment Exchange held at the Annual Meeting, please click here.

Meeting Pre-Registration:
All registrants agree to comply with the ACJS Code of Ethics, which can be found by clicking here.

Click here to pre-register online.
If you prefer to register by fax or mail, click here for printable registration form.

All Registration Fees are Non-Refundable.  All attendees must pay the registration fee.
Pre-Registration deadline:  December 31, 2014
After December 31, 2014, all registrations will be conducted onsite.
*All Graduate Students registrations include a one-year membership to ACJS.  Please be sure to provide proof of graduate student status when registering.  If you have been granted a Free Ph.D. Student Membership or a Free Graduate Student Membership in the past, you are not eligible to take advantage of this offer more than once.

IMPORTANT:  Note that all communications regarding the Annual Meeting will come directly from th ACJS National Office.  If you receive any communications from persons purporting to represent ACJS or the Caribe Royale, please obtain their contact information and report the details to the National Office as soon as possible.  Thank you!


Upcoming ACJS Annual Meetings:
March 3 – 7, 2015 Orlando, Florida
March 29 – April 2, 2016 Denver, Colorado
March 21 – 25, 2017 Kansas City, Missouri
February 13 – 17, 2018 New Orleans, LA
March 26 – 30, 2019 Baltimore, Maryland
March 24 – 28, 2020 San Antonio, TX