To make your conference experience more enjoyable, you can unwind and mingle informally during the social events noted below. Meet with old and new friends. These events are included with your registration fee.
JSM First-Time Attendee Orientation and Reception
Sunday, July 28, 12:30 p.m. – 2:00 p.m.
Join fellow first-timers at this orientation reception and learn how to get involved in JSM. Hear about the benefits of membership and get tips about the conference.
JSM Opening Mixer & Invited Poster Sessions
Sunday, July 28, 8:30 p.m. – 10:30 p.m.
All conference attendees are encouraged to come together for the kick-off social event of JSM.
ASA Awards Celebration and Editor Appreciation
Sunday, July 28, 7:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.
The Sunday night awards ceremony recognizes honorees of annual ASA awards, section awards, scholarships, and retiring editors.
JSM Student Mixer
Monday, July 29, 6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.
The Student Mixer provides an opportunity for students to join their contemporaries for a fun-filled time.
ASA Longtime Member Reception (by invitation only)
Monday, July 29, 6:30 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.
This annual reception is held to honor ASA members who have shown dedication to the association for 35 or more years. We expect more than 150 of our most faithful and distinguished members to attend.
JSM Dance Party
Tuesday, July 30, 9:30 p.m. – 12:00 a.m.
A fun highlight of JSM, the dance party is held right after the ASA President’s Address and Founders & Fellows Recognition. There are snacks, a cash bar, and a DJ!