The Society for the
Study of Social Issues



SPSSI Conferences provide a forum for the exchange of scholarly information related to an array of important social issues.

Our 2016 SPSSI Conference will be in Minneapolis, Minnesota on June 24-26, 2016.

Our 2015 Conference was held in Washington DC on June 20-21, 2015. Click here for more information.

Past SPSSI Conferences:

SPSSI presents special programming each year at the APA Convention as well. Find more information here.

We are also proud to join with the European Association for Social Psychology (EASP) and with the Society of Australian Social Psychologists (SASP) to co-sponsor small joint meetings on selected topics.


Research that produces nothing but books will not suffice.
                                                                                                                    - Kurt Lewin