The 73rd SSSP Annual Meeting is located at the Sheraton Philadelphia Downtown HotelWith a location in the heart of Philadelphia, Sheraton Philadelphia Downtown makes it a breeze to discover all the unique things that the acclaimed city of Brotherly Love has to offer. Travel back in time to the nearby historic attractions like the Philadelphia Museum of Art, Liberty Bell, and Independence Hall.


  • Room amenities include complimentary internet and fitness center, mini refrigerator, coffee maker, ironing board.
  • You may cancel your reservation with no charge up to 72 hours before arrival. A fee of one night room and tax will be assessed if you cancel after this deadline.
  • The hourly employees at this hotel are unionized.

Hotel Dining Options

The Terrace CafeSavor an energizing breakfast and satisfying lunch at the Terrace Cafe. The restaurant offers natural light, comfortable seating, energizing entrees, and outstanding hospitality for a dining experience that makes you feel at home. Open Daily from 6:00am-11:00am. Dress Code: Casual.

Local CaféStart your morning on the right foot with grab-and-go selections. This dining option is open for breakfast, lunch, and dinner and offers fresh pastries, Starbucks® coffee drinks, and more. Hours: Everyday 6:00am-11:00pm.

Hotel Parking Options 

On-Site Parking (Daily): $39

Valet (Daily): $60

Electric Car Charging Stations are available on-site

Childcare Information/Disclaimer

The SSSP does not provide childcare services at the annual meeting, but the Administrative Office can provide conference attendees (upon request) with a list of other attendees in need of childcare, in the event that they want to coordinate childcare/outings/etc. with one another. If this does not satisfy their childcare needs, members can call 610-645-6550 to contact Philadelphia Nanny Network, a childcare service in Philadelphia. Please note that the Society has not vetted and therefore is not in the position to recommend this service. Consequently, members are advised to visit the service’s website ( and to conduct their own vetting. Furthermore, please note that the liability waiver to which you must agree in order to register for the annual meeting applies in this instance as well.