• Past Meetings

    2014 Annual Meeting

    November 19 - 12
    Long Beach, California, USA


    Keynote Speaker:

    Larry JacobyLooking Back: Noticing and Recollecting Change
    Larry Jacoby
    Washington University in St. Louis
    St. Louis, MO


    Special Workshops:

    Careers at Liberal Arts Colleges: Maintaining a Successful Research Program

    Conference Program (PDF)

    2013 Annual Meeting

    November 14 - 17
    Toronto, Ontario, Canada


    Keynote Speaker:

    The Memory Factory
    Elizabeth Loftus
    University of California
    Irvine, CA


    Special Workshops:

    Non-Academic Careers for Research Psychologists Workshop
    From Principles of Cognitive Science to MOOCS: A Workshop in Honor of William K. Estes

    2012 Annual Meeting

    November 15 - 18
    Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA


    Keynote Speaker:

    Using The Brain to Discover the Mind
    John R. Anderson
    Carnegie Mellon University
    Pittsburgh, PA


    Special Workshop:

    Improving the Quality of Psychological Science

    2011 Annual Meeting

    November 3 - 6
    Seattle, Washington, USA


    Keynote Speaker:

    Developing an Integrated Mind
    Nora Newcombe
    Temple University
    Philadelphia, PA


    Special Workshop:

    Improving the Quality of Psychological Science

    2010 Annual Meeting

    November 18 - 21
    St. Louis, Missouri, USA


    Keynote Speaker:

    The Dynamics of Use and Disuse in Human Memory
    Robert A. Bjork
    UCLA
    Los Angeles, CA

    2009 Annual Meeting

    November 19 - 22
    Boston, Massachusetts, USA


    Keynote Speaker:

    The Critical Role of Retrieval in Enhancing Long-Term memory: From the Laboratory to the Classroom
    Henry L. Roediger, III
    Washington University in St. Louis
    St. Louis, MO

    2008 Annual Meeting

    November 13 - 16
    Chicago, Illinois, USA


    Keynote Speaker:

    Steps Toward a Science of Well-Being
    Daniel Kahneman
    Princeton University
    Princeton, NJ

    2007 Annual Meeting

    November 15 - 18
    Long Beach, California, USA


    Joint Meeting of the Psychonomic Society and the Experimental Psychology Society

    July 4-7
    Edinburgh, Scotland
    Abstracts (PDF)


    Keynote Speaker:

    Using fMRI to Explore Component Processes of Cognition
    Marcia K. Johnson
    Yale University
    New Haven, CT

    2006 Annual Meeting

    November 16 - 19
    Houston, Texas, USA


    Keynote Speaker:

    Understanding Scenes and Sentences: The Role of Conceptual Short-Term Memory
    Mary C. Potter
    Massachusetts Institute of Technology
    Boston, MA

    2005 Annual Meeting

    November 10 - 13
    Toronto, Ontario, Canada


    Keynote Speaker:

    Development of Brain Networks Underlying Human Attention
    Michael I. Posner
    University of Oregon & Sackler Institute
    Eugene, OR

    2004 Annual Meeting

    November 18 - 21
    Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA


    Keynote Speaker:

    Broad or Narrow Attentional Focus: How It Determines What We See
    Anne M. Treisman
    Princeton University
    Princeton, NJ

    2003 Annual Meeting

    November 6 - 9
    Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada


    Keynote Speaker:

    Memories of My Memory Research
    Gordon H. Bower
    Stanford University
    Stanford, CA

    2002 Annual Meeting

    November 21 - 24
    Kansas City, Kansas, USA


    Keynote Speaker:

    A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Formulation: How I Came to Frame Mental Laws in Abstract Spaces
    Roger Shepard
    Standford University and Arizona Senior Academy

    2001 Annual Meeting

    November 15 - 18
    Orlando, Florida, USA


    Keynote Speaker:

    Traps in the Route to Laws of Memory and Decision
    William K. Estes
    Indiana University
    Bloomington, IN

    2000 Annual Meeting

    November 16 - 19
    New Orleans, Louisana

    1999 Annual Meeting

    November 18 - 21
    Los Angeles, California, USA



    Members, if you have additional information that will help fill the chart below, please email us at info@psychonomic.org.We're also happy to receive your Abstract/Program books if you no longer have a use for them.

    Year Meeting Location Date Keynote Speaker
    1998 39th Dallas, Texas November 19–22  
    1997 38th Philadelphia, Pensylvania November 20–23  
    1996 37th Chicago, Illinois October 31-November 3  
    1995 36th Los Angeles, California November 10–12  
    1994 35th St. Louis, Missouri November 11–13  
    1993 34th Washington, D.C. November 5–7  
    1992 33rd St. Louis, Missouri November 13–15  
    1991 32nd San Francisco, California November 22–24  
    1990 31st New Orleans, Louisiana    
    1989 30th Atlanta, Georgia    
    1988 29th Chicago, Illinois November 10–12  
    1987 28th Seattle, Washington November 6–8  
    1986 27th New Orleans, Louisiana    
    1985 26th Boston, Massachusetts    
    1984 25th San Antonio, Texas November 8–10  
    1983 24th San Diego, Calfornia    
    1982 23rd Minneapolis, Minnesota    
    1981 22nd Philadelphia, Pennsylvania    
    1980 21st St. Louis, Missouri    
    1979 20th Phoenix, Arizona    
    1978 19th San Antonio, Texas    
    1977 18th Washington, D.C.    
    1976 17th St. Louis, Missouri    
    1975 16th Denver, Colorado    
    1974 15th Boston, Massachusetts    
    1973 14th St. Louis, Missouri November 1–3 Clifford T. Morgan
    1972 13th St. Louis, Missouri    
    1971 12th St. Louis, Missouri    
    1970 11th San Antonio, Texas    
    1969 10th St. Louis, Missouri    
    1968 9th St. Louis, Missouri    
    1967 8th      
    1966 7th Chicago, Illinois    
    1965 6th Chicago, Illinois    
    1964 5th      
    1963 4th Chicago, Illinois    
    1962 3rd      
    1961 2nd      
    1960 1st Chicago, Illinois September 1-3