SAS 2025

March 20-22, 2025
Portland, OR, USA

Welcome to the Society for Affective Science

The Society for Affective Science is a non-profit organization dedicated to fostering basic and applied research in the variety of fields that study affect broadly defined. To achieve this goal, we hold conferences annually to showcase research drawn internationally from psychology, medicine, neuroscience, computer science, law, economics, anthropology, linguistics, sociology, business, political science and other related fields.

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SAS Social Media Update

To stay up to date on everything happening at SAS 2024 in New Orleans make sure to follow us on social media! We are on Twitter/X (@affectScience), Bluesky (, Mastodon (, Facebook...

Call for Abstract Reviewers

SAS is currently seeking reviewers to assist with the reviewing of the 2024 Conference abstract submissions, and is eager to involve reviewers from our existing SAS membership. The Society for Affective Science’s annual meeting will take place March 1-3, 2024, and the...

Statement on violence and war in the Middle East

The Society for Affective Science is heartbroken by the recent acts of terror initiated by Hamas on Israel and the ensuing psychological harm, physical suffering, and loss of life that has been inflicted on innocent Israelis and Palestinians. Against the backdrop of...

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