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NEW 2021 Annual Meeting Website!

2021 AAA Annual Meeting Logo - Truth and Responsibility, American Anthropological Association, Nov. 17-21, Baltimore, MD, 2021 Annual Meeting, with all text placed inside a minimalistic design of a pencil with various symbol outlines drawn on the pencil tip.

Come visit our new 2021 AAA Annual Meeting website for direct access to all of the information you’ll need to participate, including:

  • COVID-19 Health and Safety
  • Registration Information 
  • Hotel Information
  • Transportation Information
  • Accessibility Information

To access the full program, you must be registered for the Annual Meeting. Once registered, enter your login information on the virtual platform, Pathable.

The 120th Annual Meeting in Baltimore, MD, is November 17-21, 2021. The 2020 theme planned for St. Louis, MO, “Truth and Responsibility,” will be carried over to 2021 in Baltimore. Program Chair Bianca Williams will continue as chair for the 2021 Executive Program Committee. 

COVID-19 Health and Safety: The health & safety of attendees remains our top priority. Find out what we have planned to keep you safe at the Annual Meeting.



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Accessibility Resources

4 blue squares in a diamond underneath text “Americans with Disabilities Act.” Each square has one silhouette: the International Symbol of Access, an ear with curved sound waves by it, a person using a white cane, and three hands signing in ASL, “ADA”.AAA is committed to ensuring that our Annual Meeting is accessible to all attendees and that we meet and go beyond all of the requirements of the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA). AAA will make arrangements for sign-language interpreters, sighted guides, and other disability-related access needs and services for meeting registrants. The below links provide more information about the accessibility of the Annual Meeting and how to request accommodations.


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Exhibitors and Sponsors

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This is the premier event for 6,500 anthropologists from all sectors, providing a unique opportunity for exhibitors and sponsors to network, showcase products / services, and meet potential clients. Make your plans to directly reach key decision-makers and influencers in anthropology from 2,300 organizations across the US and around the world.

More Information for Exhibitors