2021 AMA Marketing and Public Policy Conference


5:30 pm - 6:15 pm

MASSIG Award Reception

During the reception, the following award recipients will be recognized:

Announcement of Emerging Scholar Award: Courtney Azzari, University of North Florida
Remembrance of MASSIG Lifetime Achievement Winner: Jerome Williams, Rutgers University
Announcement of 2020 Lifetime Achievement Winner: Scot Burton, University of Arkansas
Announcement of 2021 Lifetime Achievement Winner: Madhu Viswanathan, Loyola Marymount University

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Virtual conferences can be difficult to navigate. To help you have the best conference experience possible, we’ve created a list of frequently asked questions about the upcoming 2021 AMA Marketing and Public Policy Conference.

What are the dates?

The 2021 AMA Marketing and Public Policy Conference will take place from 8:30 a.m. to 5:15 p.m., CST, June 24 through 25, 2021. Asynchronous poster discussion pages will be available for registrants to provide feedback beginning one week prior to the conference. To further encourage engagement, the poster discussion pages will remain active online after the conference indefinitely.

What is the format?

The 2021 AMA Marketing and Public Policy Conference will be hosted virtually via Zoom sessions. The session links will be hosted on ama.org on a password protected landing page. This password will be sent to registered attendees 24 hours before the conference. You will need to be logged in to ama.org using the email address you used to purchase conference registration in order to access sessions and interact with posters. Zoom sessions will be hosted by AMA staff who will be available to assist with any technology questions that may arise. Please make sure you have the Zoom app downloaded to your desktop computer for the best experience.

What types of programming can I expect?

The programming will consist of four live plenarieslive competitive paper and special sessions, and asynchronous poster presentations. Posters will be hosted via an ama.org discussion form. The Marketing and Society Special Interest Group (MASSIG) will host an awards reception on Thursday, June 24, from 5:30 to 6:15 p.m. CST.

How will attendees connect with one another?

The week of the conference, all registrants will receive an invitation to the Marketing and Public Policy Conference Slack workspace. Slack is a platform that will allow attendees to connect in direct messages or a variety of channels. Please use this resource to continue conversations after sessions or reach out to colleagues. Details for joining and using the Slack workspace will be posted on the password protected webpage available to registered attendees.

If you are new to Slack, we recommend the following help articles to get started:

More questions? Don’t hesitate to contact AMA customer support at 1-800-AMA-1150 or customersupport@ama.org