JSM Spotlight

Where is the best place to grab refreshments or a treat and network with other attendees? You know it! It’s the JSM Spotlight inside the EXPO. Take a break from sessions and enjoy refreshments while making new connections. There is something new and fun to try every day.

Peek at what’s inside the JSM Spotlight this year!

JSM Spotlight

Sunday, August 4

Spotlight Kick-Off
1:00 p.m.Spotlight Kick-Off
Swing by and kick off JSM with local Oregon delights. Grab a tasty treat while getting the first look at the JSM EXPO.
Blue Star Donuts
3:30 p.m.Blue Star Donuts
While taking a turn around the EXPO, stop by for a taste of Portland’s famous Blue Star Donuts. Choose from party bites (signature vanilla cake with cinnamon and all-natural sprinkles), orange dreamsicle, and chocolate truffle. You’ll never believe they are vegan!

Monday, August 5

JSM Coffee House
10:00 a.m.JSM Coffee House
Refresh with a cup of freshly brewed coffee from Portland coffee roasters or a selection of teas.
Popcorn Break
1:30 p.m.Popcorn Break – Sponsored by NSA
Enjoy an afternoon pick-me-up with a warm bag of popcorn.
Microbrew Tasting
3:30 p.m. Microbrew Tasting
Stop by to taste a variety of area microbrews and cider (while supplies last).

Tuesday, August 6

JSM Coffee House
10:00 a.m.JSM Coffee House – Sponsored by Novartis
Come by for another cup of fresh, hot tea or coffee from Portland coffee roasters.
Popcorn Break
1:30 p.m.Popcorn Break
Who doesn’t love the smell of popcorn? Follow your nose to JSM Spotlight for a bag of yum and let it perk up your afternoon.
Sample Area Wines
3:30 p.m.Sample Local Area Wines
Don’t have time to visit the Willamette Valley while in Portland? We got you. Try tasting pours of red and white from local wineries (while supplies last).

Wednesday, August 7

JSM Coffee House
10:00 a.m.JSM Coffee House
It’s been an intense few days. You need to refresh with a hot cup of tea or coffee from Portland coffee roasters.
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Key Dates

  • November 15, 2023 - December 7, 2023
    Online submission of topic-contributed session proposals
  • December 1, 2023 - February 1, 2024
    Online submission of abstracts (all except invited papers and panels)
  • January 15, 2024
    Computer Technology Workshop (CTW) proposal deadline
  • January 25, 2024 - April 4, 2024
    Online submission of JSM Meeting & Event Requests
  • January 25, 2024
    Deadline to request registration extension for government agencies
  • May 1, 2024
    Registration and housing open
  • May 31, 2024
    Draft manuscript deadline
  • June 3, 2024
    Early registration deadline
  • June 3, 2024
    Speaker registration deadline
  • June 4, 2024 - July 1, 2024
    Regular registration (increased fees apply)
  • July 2, 2024
    Late registration (increased fees apply)
  • July 5, 2024
    Housing deadline
  • August 3, 2024 - August 8, 2024
    2024 Joint Statistical Meetings