Annual Meeting: Submit

Lightning Talks & Visa Letters

Welcome! Thank you for your interest in participating in the 2019 SSA Annual Meeting in Seattle, Washington. We are now only accepting applications for Lightning Talks.

To submit an application or if you would like to request a Visa letter, please take the following steps to begin:

  1. Log in to your SSA account.
    • If you do not have an SSA account, you can create one by selecting “Register for an Account.”
  2. Update your profile.
    • Make sure your information is up to date.
  3. After you update your profile, you will be granted access to the SSA submission system.

If you need a Visa letter, but you do not have an SSA account and do not wish to create one, please write In your email, please include your name, institution, mailing address and reason for attending the Annual Meeting (e.g., “I’m presenting an abstract” or “I’m convening a session”).

If you have any questions, please contact us at

If you have an SSA account, please log in:

If you do not have an SSA account, please register for one here (at no cost):
Register for an Account