2024 Annual Meeting 

Preliminary Program

2023 Annual Meeting Program Cover

Toward a Sociology of Violence

The Society for the Study of Social Problems
74th Annual Meeting
August 9-11, 2024
Le Centre Sheraton Montréal Hotel
Montréal, Canada

View the program schedule for detailed information, including a rich assortment of sessions and evening social activities. All conference programming will take place in Eastern Time.

Download or print the PDF version of the program schedule (last updated 7/17/24). SSSP no longer prints a final program. 

Artwork created by Laura Barroso, Barroso Designs


Searchable Features
Committee and Divisional Meetings Index of Sessions
Hotel Map
Plenary, Thematic, and Special Sessions 
Index of Participants  Program Schedule

Meeting Information

Guidelines for Program Participants • Accessibility Information 

Annual Meeting Schedule

Anti-Harassment Policy 
Statement and Policy Against Discrimination and Harassment  Resources 

Exhibit Information
The Scholars Choice • Bristol University Press I Home of Policy Press • Kersplebedeb Leftwingbooks • Parallel Cultures

Hotel Information
Reservations Services

Mentoring Opportunities
Meeting Mentor Program • Mentoring Program

Organizations Meeting in Montréal

Registration Services
Registration/Book Exhibit/AM/PM Break Hours • Liability Waiver • Permission to Use Photo Policy

Transportation Options

Welcome to Montréal
Land Acknowledgement • The Student Edition • Welcome


Optional One-Day Workshop (August 12)

Optional Walking Tours

Receptions and Special Events Schedule


In Recognition of Past, Present, and Future Service
Presidents & Editors of Social Problems • Officers, Committee Members, Appointed Positions, & Sustaining Members

2023 C. Wright Mills Award Finalists

2024 SSSP Student Paper Competition & Outstanding Scholarship Awards

2025 Program Theme

2025 Program Theme