Join us in Long Beach, CA
for the 45th annual conference of the WSC!
|Dates:||Thursday, February 1, 2018 through Saturday, February 3, 2018|
|Hotel:||Hilton Long Beach
701 West Ocean Blvd.
Long Beach, CA 90831-3102
Room Rate: $189 per night plus taxes and fees. During the summer of 2017, we will provide a link to a special portal for WSC guests to register at this hotel.
|Register:||Registration for the February 2018 conference in Long Beach will open in the fall of 2017.
Presenters: Please Note — All conference presenters must preregister and prepay the nonrefundable conference fees no later than Wednesday, January 3, 2018 or their paper/presentation/poster will be removed from the final program.
Attendees Who Are Not Presenting — The cutoff date for all late registrations for non-presenters is Wednesday, January 24, 2018 . No one will be able to register online after that date. Although on-site registrations will be accepted at the conference, no one registering on-site is guaranteed a printed conference program, their first-choice meal selection, or a printed name tag.
|Present:||The deadline to submit abstracts for the 2018 conference in Long Beach will be Friday, October 6, 2017. The abstract submission system will open for submission in mid-August of is now closed for the year.
Please be advised that submission of an abstract indicates the submitter’s availability to present the paper at the conference. Absent medical or religious necessity, requests for particular time slots on particular days cannot be honored.
Conference Participants, please note the following:
- 2019: Honolulu, HI — February 7th to 9th at The Hilton Waikiki Beach
- 2020: Phoenix, AZ — Specific Dates and Location to be Determined
- 2021: Vancouver, BC — Specific Dates and Location to be Determined
Our Sister Organization, the American Society of Criminology
The WSC was originally established a regional subdivision of the American Society of Criminology (ASC). Although we are now fully independent, the ASC remains our close working partner. The ASC is an international organization whose members pursue scholarly, scientific, and professional knowledge concerning the measurement, etiology, consequences, prevention, control, and treatment of crime and delinquency. If you are not already a member, we encourage you to join! For information about the ASC’s annual conference, press here.