April Meeting of the American Physical Society to Be Held in Sacramento and Online

February 15, 2024 — Physicists from around the world will meet to present new research covering everything from quarks to the cosmos at the American Physical Society’s (APS) April Meeting. The conference will be held in person in Sacramento and online everywhere April 3-6.

Scientific Program

The scientific program will include approximately 1,700 presentations on astrophysics, cosmology, particle physics, gravitation, nuclear physics, and more. For details, search the scientific program. All times are in Pacific time.

Hybrid Format

The April Meeting will have both in-person and online experiences. The in-person experience will be at the SAFE Credit Union Convention Center. It will include scientific sessions, career-focused events, networking opportunities, exhibits and workshops, receptions, and more. In-person press registration includes access to the online experience.

The online experience will be held simultaneously, but it is geared toward remote attendees’ needs. It will feature livestreamed sessions from the in-person meeting, online-only research presentations, virtual poster presentations, and more.

Content on the online meeting platform — including recordings of select sessions at the in-person meeting — will be available for 90 days after the meeting.

Housing Information

Discounted hotel rates are available at hotels near the convention center. Book your hotel now to get the best room.

Press Registration

News media with valid APS press credentials may register for the meeting at no cost. To request press credentials, visit APS’s online press office. Registration will remain open throughout the meeting.

Press Program

The press program will be announced soon. Press releases, tip sheets, and other press materials about newsworthy presentations will be available in the April Meeting press kit ahead of the meeting. A press room will be available for news media attending in person.

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About APS

The American Physical Society is a nonprofit membership organization working to advance and diffuse the knowledge of physics through its outstanding research journals, scientific meetings, and education, outreach, advocacy, and international activities. APS represents more than 50,000 members, including physicists in academia, national laboratories, and industry in the United States and throughout the world.