Fall 2019 Local Events

The Society for Affective Science Student Committee (SASSC) is hosting local meetups for students and trainees in Boston, New York, Los Angeles, Berkeley, and the North Carolina Triangle. Join our Facebook Group to find details about an event near you, or e-mail the Events Team lead, Catie Brown, for more details.

2020SAS Abstract Submission Portal is Open!

The abstract submission portal for the 2020SAS Annual Conference is now open!

Please read the instructions carefully here, and submit your abstracts here. You can also use the menus on the top of the website to navigate (CONFERENCES – 2020 SAS Annual Conference – 2020 Main Conference Abstract Submission).

Abstracts must be submitted by Friday, Novemeber 8, 2019 at 11:59 p.m. Baker Island Time (BIT; UTC-12 — the last timezone before the date line) to be considered for inclusion in the program.

Pleas also check out the Conference Homepage for our exciting lineup of invited speakers.

2020SAS Call for Abstracts

We are inviting abstract submissions for posters, flash talk sessions, and symposia for the 2020 SAS Annual Conference.

Detailed information can be found in the 2020SAS Abstract Guidelines & Submission page.

The due date for submission of abstracts is November 8, 2019. The submission portal will open in the Fall.

2020SAS Preconference Proposal Request

We are soliciting proposals for the 2020SAS Preconferences!

Detailed information about submitting the preconference proposal can be found in the 2020SAS Preconferences page.

The due date for the proposal submission is August 15, 2019.

Volunteer with SAS!

We need YOU! SAS is looking for volunteers to help lead the Society! Think you may be interested? Need some more professional service on that CV? Want to help affective science grow and shape the future of the field? Now’s your chance – we need new members for four committees: Website, Social Media, Fundraising, and Membership! Learn more and throw your hat in the ring here by filling out an Expression Of Interest.

We’ll be looking through the EOIs starting on Wednesday, May 22nd, so get yours in now!

Join us and be a part of the future of The Society for Affective Science!

OSF page for 2019SAS Conference

We invite all 2019SAS presenters to post their slides and/or posters to the OSF conference page for this year’s meeting!

Congratulations to our new President and President-Elect!

As of March 24, 2019, the President of the Society for Affective Science is Professor Paula Niedenthal and the President-Elect is Professor Barbara Fredrickson. SAS looks forward to the strengths and insights Professors Niedenthal and Fredrickson will bring to these leadership roles.

Invitations for Poster Sessions

EXTENDED DEADLINE! Is there someone special you would like to share your research with? For this year’s Annual Conference, poster presenters are able to invite up to three faculty members to stop by their poster! Please visit the portal here for more information and to submit your invitations. The portal will now close on March 8, 2019.

Job Marketplace at 2019 SAS

Are you looking to obtain or fill a position in the next year? This year’s Annual Conference will feature a designated job marketplace session for interested attendees to exchange materials and hold initial conversations in person. Please visit the job marketplace registration portal for more information and to RSVP. The session will be held Saturday, March 23 from 8 to 9 am in the Lewis Room Westin Boston Waterfront Hotel. Drop-ins are welcome! Please contact Katie Hoemann, SAS Student Chair, with any questions.

Discounted fabric poster printing with Spoonflower

With the code SAS2019, conference attendees get a 15% discount on fabric posters with Spoonflower! Cost-effective, and transport-friendly, fabric posters are a great option for your 2019 SAS Conference poster needs! For standard shipping, the order deadline is March 4. More information here: https://try.spoonflower.com/SAS-2019/.