2021 Annual Conference


Louisville, KY                                                           October 7-9, 2021

Call for Participation

In-Person Conference

The Association for Applied and Clinical Sociology invites you to participate in our annual conference to celebrate the struggle for equity and the search for resilience. We will have an in-person conference (with appropriate COVID protocols in place), and a series of virtual events before the in-person gathering. Applications are now open!

All in-person registration costs include Thursday night welcome reception, continental breakfast and networking Friday and Saturday, and sit-down lunch Friday and Saturday. Other eating and recreation options are immediately around the hotel (subject to COVID protocols).

The Brown Hotel is one of the classic hotels of the South. Listed on the National Registry of Historic Places, the hotel is situated right in the heart of Louisville. With recent renovations and classic charm, the Brown provides a memorable experience.


The Brown Hotel

Virtual Pre-Conference

Not able to travel to the conference this year? We are inviting submissions from those who are not able to travel to the in-person conference. Registration and submissions are now open


The 2021 AACS Conference Will be divided into the following tracks





Along with Regular Paper Sessions highlighting the newest approaches to using sociology, the conference will have sessions on expert work, programs to help develop your careers, and student-centered sessions and activities to help students network and form community. Be part of the premier organization for making a difference through sociology!