RUSA Events

Save the Dates:

RUSA Membership Social, Midwinter Meeting, Saturday, June 27, 2015, 5:30-7pm, San Francisco, CA

Book and Media Awards Ceremony and Reception, featuring Margaret Hawkins, author of Lydia's PartyMidwinter Meeting, Sunday, February 1, 2015, 5-7:00pm, Hilton-Chicago, Williford Room, Chicago, IL

Andrew Carnegie Medals of Excellence for Fiction and Nonfiction, Annual Conference, Saturday, June 27, 2015, 8-10pm, San Francisco, CA

Table reservations will open in late February. Stay Tuned! Each table can accommodate up to 10 individuals and ensures that attendees will enjoy this exciting evening with their friends, colleagues and fellow book lovers. Table reservations will open late February and will remain open until mid-May. The table reservation form can be found here.

Maroon Sponsor ($750 per table) 
  • 10 tickets to the Andrew Carnegie Medals for Excellence award ceremony and dessert reception
  • Sponsorship recognition in award ceremony PowerPoint
Gold Sponsor ($1,000 per table)
  • 10 tickets to the Andrew Carnegie Medals for Excellence award ceremony and dessert reception
  • Sponsorship recognition in award ceremony PowerPoint
  • Sponsorship recognition in award ceremony program
  • Pre-event acknowledgement in Booklist’s June REaD ALERT newsletter and the June issue of RUSA’s newsletter RUSA Update

If you wish to order one or more individual tickets, you may do so via Annual Conference registration site at www.alaannual.org. Individual ticket holders will find open seating at non-reserved tables. If you order 10 individual tickets from conference registration, you will be ordering 10 individual open-seating tickets. Individual ticket holders who reserved their ticket before conference will pick up their banquet ticket on their first day of conference at registration. Individual ticket sales close at 12 Noon (CST) on Friday, June 26.


Annual Conference

Join fellow RUSA members for one or more preconferences followed by three program-packed days. The Annual Conference is a great place to meet up with colleagues from across the United States and around the world. 2015 Annual Conference San Francisco, CA June 25-30

Midwinter Meeting

The Midwinter Meeting offers one day of workshops, followed by three days of discussion groups, association business meetings, membership socials and other exciting events such as the RUSA Book and Media Awards, Sunday, 5-6:30 pm. Historically the place for RUSA committees to gather, plan and share ideas, the Midwinter Meeting still serves as a valuable time for members to share ideas with one another while the Virtual Convergence now provides an opportunity for those who unable to travel to fully participate in all RUSA committee meetings. More information about attending the Midwinter Meeting.