Explore the 56 technical sessions that make up the 2019 Annual Meeting and read the Meeting at a Glance to learn about the luncheons, receptions, workshops and special interest groups planned.

Technical Sessions

On behalf of the Annual Meeting Co-Chairs, Michael Bostock of the University of British Columbia and Joan Gomberg of the U.S. Geological Survey, we’re pleased to announce the 56 technical sessions for the 2019 Annual Meeting. From ocean floor seismology and tectonic geodesy to explosion seismology applications, you’ll see a broad range of science sessions.

Click “View Sessions” below to view our searchable, online gallery of sessions. Download a PDF of all sessions here [283 KB]

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Meeting at a Glance

SSA Annual Luncheon and Awards Ceremony

The SSA Annual Luncheon and Awards Ceremony will take place Wednesday, 24 April at Noon.


The 2019 SSA Annual Meeting offers four unique workshops.

Special Interest Groups

The 2019 SSA Annual Meeting offers three special interest group meetings. All meetings are free to attend, but RSVP is required, which is made during the meeting registration process.

Public Policy Luncheon

The Public Policy Luncheon will take place Thursday, 25 April at Noon.

Speaker: Barb Graff, Director of the City of Seattle’s Office of Emergency Management.

Women in Seismology Reception

After the success of last year’s inaugural event, SSA is again hosting a Women in Seismology reception on Thursday, 25 April.

Speaker: Gail Atkinson, Professor of Geophysics at University of Western Ontario