Annual Meeting

85th Annual Meeting

SAA's Annual Meeting brings together the archaeological community to share ideas, best practices, and state of the art knowledge; meet and network in interest groups, panels, symposia, and committees; and to celebrate their field. 

SAA Cancels 85th Annual Meeting

Thank you for your patience regarding the 2020 Annual Meeting registration refund process. We are now able to begin processing requests. 

To facilitate the refund process, we are asking each registrant to return this form with their choice of refund options. Please complete and return this form before June 1, 2020. After this date, your registration will become an undesignated credit on your account.

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2020 Annual Meeting FAQs



  • May 01, 2020

    Submission System Opens

  • September 10, 2020

    Submission Deadline 3PM EDT

  • November 10, 2020

    Meeting Payment Confirmations Sent

  • November 15, 2020

    Membership Join Deadline for Nonmember Participants

  • December 02, 2020

    Withdrawal Deadline

  • December 06, 2020

    Participation Decision Letters from Program Committee

  • December 15, 2020

    Preliminary Program Posted Online (hardcopy mailed early January 2021)

  • January 30, 2021

    Membership Renewal Deadline for Current Member Participants