SCJA

SCJA 2015 Conference

Advancing our Methodological Toolkit in Crime and Justice Research

September 9th - 12th, 2015

Charleston, SC

Double Tree Hotel & Suites

We’re headed back to Charleston, South Carolina. Charleston has been named Top U.S. City by Condé Nast Traveler 2013 Readers’ Choice Awards. The 2015 conference will be at the DoubleTree Hotel and Suites in the heart of the Market area. The location is steps away from fabulous restaurants, great shopping, live entertainment and historical points of interests. The deadline for proposals is July 15, 2015.

To submit a proposal, please go to our electronic submission system. If you have questions, please email questions to Dr. Heith Copes at programchair@scja.net.

Attendees

Conference Registration

Members can register and pay online using our new payment system. Click here to register and/or pay dues.

Alternatively, you can print and fill out a registration form for registration and dues renewal (and then send in your form with payment).

Hotel Reservations

The Double Tree Charleston in the Historic District is hosting our 2015 conference. The hotel staff have set up a customized reservation page, found here. Rooms at our group rate are a low $154 (plus taxes and fees) and include high-speed Internet. Book early to take advantage of this substantial discount.

Why stay at the conference hotel? Click here to find out!

Visitor Information

For the most up-to-date visitor information, please visit the Charleston Area Convention & Visitors Bureau webpage.

Advertisers and Exhibitors

Options and Pricing

SCJA offers the following opportunities for advertising and exhibiting in conjunction with the annual meeting:

To Advertise or Exhibit

Please complete this registration form and send it along with your advertisement as e-mail attachments to:

Dr. Heith Copes, Program Chair

programchair@scja.net

You will be invoiced for your exhibit or advertisement fee.

Exhibitor/Advertiser registration forms must be received no later than August 1, 2015.

Policies

Exhibits will be open Wednesday (noon) through Friday (5:00 pm) of the conference.

Exhibitors should contact the hotel directly to make arrangements for shipping and storage of materials.

SCJA will endeavor to prevent unauthorized persons from accessing the exhibit area during the hours that the exhibits are closed, but the association does not provide formal security during the conference.

All tote bag inserts must be shipped directly to the conference hotel at no cost or responsibility of SCJA. Addressing of shipments should follow guidelines provided by the conference hotel and should include “SCJA” as the intended recipient. Advertisers should contact the Program Chair to determine the appropriate number of tote bag inserts to be provided and the deadline by which they must arrive at the conference hotel. Inserts received after the deadline will not be included in conference tote bags.

Associated book exhibit items must be shipped directly to the conference hotel at no cost or responsibility of SCJA. Addressing of shipments should follow guidelines provided by the conference hotel and should include “SCJA” as the intended recipient. We request that you donate the books/products you send to SCJA so that we can use them as raffle prizes as a fundraiser for our group. We will send you documentation of your charitable donation for tax purposes.

Future Conference Sites

2015 Annual Meeting Location

Savannah, GA

Past Conference Programs