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Annual Meeting

 ACJS 54st Annual Meeting
“Linking Teaching, Practice, and Research”
March 21-25, 2017
Kansas City Marriott Downtown
Kansas City, MO

Call for Presentations, Invitation to Participate, and Abstract Submission System:
Click here for information about participation in the 2017 program.  The abstract submission system is now open:
Requested Submission Deadline:  September 15, 2016
Final Submission Deadline:  September 30, 2016

PLEASE NOTE:  LCD projections will be available in the meeting rooms.  No overhead projectors or computers will be provided.  If you require an HDMI connection to the LCD projector, please bring a cable with you or contact our audio-visual provider prior to your session and request that one be provided for you.  The audio-visual contact number will be posted in the meeting mobile app.  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:
Kansas City Marriott Downtown
300 West 12th Street
Kansas City, MO  64105

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 Kansas City.

Exhibitor, Advertising, and Sponsorship Information:
Deadline for Program Advertising, Exhibit Booth Reservations, and Sponsorships:  January 15, 2017
Click here for Exhibitor, Advertising, and Sponsorship Information and Reservation Form.

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.
Pre-Registration Deadline:  January 15, 2017
After January 15, 2017, all registrations will be conducted onsite.

*All Graduate Student 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 Free Graduate Student Membership in the past, you are not eligible to take advantage of this offer more than once.

Upcoming ACJS Annual Meetings:
February 13 – 17, 2018 New Orleans, LA
March 26 – 30, 2019 Baltimore, Maryland
March 24 – 28, 2020 San Antonio, TX 
April 13 – 17, 2021 Orlando, FL
March 15 – 19, 2022 Las Vegas, NV