Propose a Session

Welcome! SSA is accepting technical session proposals for the 2023 Annual Meeting, to be held in San Juan, Puerto Rico on 17–20 April 2023. Session proposals will be accepted until the deadline: 1 October 2022 at 5 p.m. Pacific.

You will be asked to provide: a session name (no more than 100 characters including spaces), a 1-2 paragraph description of the session (no more than 2,000 characters including spaces) and the name, affiliation and contact information of at least two conveners. You may include up to twelve conveners per session.

There is no fee to submit a technical session proposal. Review last year’s technical sessions for guidance.

For questions about proposing a technical session, please contact the meeting co-chairs at

For technical questions about submitting your session proposal, please contact SSA at


To submit an abstract please take the following steps to begin:

  1. Log in to your SSA account.
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  2. Update your profile using the button below.
    • Make sure your information is up to date.
  3. After you update your profile, you will be granted access to the SSA submission system.

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