111th American Sociological Association Annual Meeting

The American Sociological Association (ASA), will be hosting its 111th Annual Meeting from August 20 to 23 in Seattle, Washington at the Washington State Convention Center and Sheraton Seattle Hotel. This year’s theme will be, “Rethinking Social Movements: Can Changing the Conversation Change the World?" The Annual Meeting of the ASA provides the opportunity for professionals involved in the scientific study of society to share knowledge and new directions in research and practice. Nearly 600 program sessions are convened during the four-day meeting held every August to provide participation venues and networking outlets for nearly 3,000 research papers and over 4,600 presenters.

Visit NORC booths 130 and 132 to learn more about our work, especially the General Social Survey (GSS) and the GSS Data Explorer Tool, AmeriSpeak, and the National Social Life, Health, and Aging Project.

Presentations and posters featuring NORC staff and expertise include:
  • Open Refereed Roundtable Session: “Using Cognitive Interviews to Pre-test the NSHAP Wave 3 Elder Mistreatment Module,” by Bernard Dugoni, Nola du Toit, and Melissa J. K. Howe
  • Research Funding Opportunities and Data Resources (part of the Research Support Forum) Session: “General Social Survey/International Social Survey Program,” with Tom W. Smith
  • And more.
To learn more, register, and see attendees, visit the ASA Annual Meeting site.


Event Spotlight

​Washington State Convention Center and Sheraton Seattle Hotel
August 20 - 23, 2016
Seattle, WA