2019 Regional Meetings

Open Calls for Papers:

Upper Midwest
(CFP Deadline: February 22, 2019)

Open Registration:



New England-Maritimes

Rocky Mountain-Great Plains




General Information

2018 AAR Annual Meeting • Denver, Colorado • November 17–20

Denver 2018 Annual Meeting Banner

Join us for the 2018 AAR & SBL Annual Meetings in Denver! More than 1,200 events—academic sessions, other events, receptions, tours, and workshops—will be offered. Registration and the Exhibit Hall will be held in the Colorado Convention Center, 700 14th St, Denver, CO 80202. Employment Center will be in the Sheraton Downtown. Sessions will be held in the Colorado Convention Center, Crowne Plaza Downtown, Embassy Suites Downtown, Grand Hyatt, Hilton City Center, Hilton Garden Inn Downtown, Hyatt Regency Convention Center, and the Sheraton Downtown. Conference hotels are located within walking distance of one another. Register soon to get the best attendee rate and hotel selection! 

Accessibility Information

Additional Meetings are now called Other Events. Please see below for the link to that webpage.

Annual Meeting Religion and the Arts Travel Grant (Deadline: April 16, 2018)

Annual Meeting Travel Grants (Deadline: April 16, 2018)

At-A-Glance Schedule

Audio-Visual Needs at the Annual Meeting

Best Practices for Social Media Use at the Annual Meeting

Call for Papers

Child Care by KiddieCorp Registration Form

Dates and Deadlines

Employment Center

Exhibitor and Advertiser Information

Frequently Asked Questions

Guides to the Annual Meeting 

Hotels and Local Transportation Information

Local Information

Location Guide, Including Floor Plans of Meeting Facilities 

Look Who's Coming to the Meeting

Mobile App

Other Events Reservations


Past and Future Annual Meetings (including past Program Books and videos, if available)

Presentation Tips for Presenting at the Annual Meeting

Press Information


Program Book

Program Units

Program Unit Chair Resources

 Registration and Housing 

Safety Policies at the Annual Meeting

Social Networking

Student Events 

Sustainability Initiatives

Tour Descriptions and Reservation Form

Travel and Destination Information

Visa Letters

Women's Mentoring Lunch

Workshop Descriptions and Reservation Form

Worship: Places of Worship

Contact the AAR's Director of Meetings if you have additional questions.