Annual Meeting Events

The following events will be held during the PAA 2014 Annual Meeting:

Wednesday, April 30

Workshop on American Community Survey  (CLOSED)1:00 – 4:00 p.m.

This workshop is organized by the PAA Committee on Population Statistics. It is ideally suited for novice users and those interested in learning about the latest developments in ACS data, products and resources, including the new ACS Data Users Group.
There is no cost to attend, however, registration is required and space is limited.  Select this event during the registration process.

Census and ACS in the Classroom — 1:30 – 5:00 p.m. • $30 – select this event during registration process.

Welcome Mixer — 8:30 – 11:00 p.m. Admittance and a beverage ticket are included in the registration fee.

Thursday, May 1

Career Mentoring Luncheon  (SOLD OUT!) — 12:00 – 1:30 p.m. • $20. Select this event during registration process and complete this form (PDF).

Early Career Demographers Reception – 6:00 – 7:30 p.m.

The PAA Membership Committee is sponsoring an informal opportunity for demographers who are in the early stages of their careers (about 4-6 years post degree) to meet each other and senior PAA colleagues. Additional information will be announced.

Memorial Service — 8:30-10:00 p.m.

If you know of PAA members who have died since the 2013 Annual Meeting, please notify Mary Kritz at

Friday, May 2

Applied Demography Breakfast — 7:00 – 8:20 a.m. • $35 ; $15 for students. Select this event during registration process.

Awards Ceremony & Presidential Address – 4:30-6:00 p.m.

The awards ceremony will feature presentations of the Clifford C. Clogg, Mindel C. Sheps, Dorothy S. Thomas, and the Early Achievement Awards.

Presidential Cocktail Party – 6:00-7:00 p.m. (Cash bar)

Saturday, May 3

Membership Meeting — 8:00 – 9:00 a.m.

The Annual Membership Meeting will be held on Saturday again this year to make room for an extra session on Thursday – please join us! Members are encouraged to present matters of general concern to PAA.  Items for the agenda should be sent to the Secretary-Treasurer c/o the PAA office, attention by March 5.