SASA hosts an annual conference and AGM.  The presentations from recent conferences are archived on this site.
AGM documents are available to registered members.

2016

Forthcoming:
Rhodes University
26 - 29 June 2016
Forthcoming: programme | other details | AGM

2015

Contours of Violence: Manifestations, Interventions and Social Justice
University of Johannesburg
28 June - 1 July 2015 (forthcoming)
programme | other details | AGM

2014

The Point of Critique:
Knowledge, Society and the State in South Africa After 20 Years of Democracy
Nelson Mandela Metropolitan University
6 - 8 July 2014
programme  | other details | AGM

2013

Doing Sociology from the Periphery: Place, Power and Knowledge
University of South Africa
July 2013
programme | other details | AGM  

2012

Knowledge, Technologies and Social Change
University of Cape Town
1 - 4 July 2012
programme  | papers  | other details | AGM 

2011

Gender in Question: 
Rights, representation and substantive freedom
University of Pretoria
10 - 13 July 2011
programme | papers | other details | AGM

2010

Sport, Leisure and Development in the 21st Century: 
Opportunities and Challenges
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Fort Hare University, East London
13 - 16 June 2010
programme | papers | other details | AGM

2009

Making sense of borders: 
Identity, Citizenship and Power in Comparative Perspective 
University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg
28 June – 2 July 2009
programme | papers | other details | AGM

2008

Society, power and the environment: 
Challenges for the twenty-first century
Stellenbosch University, Stellenbosch
Conference venue: Arts and Social Sciences Building
7 - 10 July 2008 
programme | papers a-j | papers k-z | other details | AGM

2007

Sociology and social reconstruction in South Africa
North-West University, Potchefstroom
Conference venue: Economic Sciences Building
25 -28 June 2007 
programme | other details

2006

The quality of social existence in a globalising world 
SASA hosted the International Sociological Association in Durban
23 - 28 July 2006
Please refer to this external site for more information

2005

The renewal of sociology in South Africa
University of Limpopo, Polokwane 
Conference Venue : Education Building
26 June - 29 June 2005
programme | papers

2004

Ten years into democracy: Challenges facing South Africa
University of Free State, Bloemfontein 
27 June - 30 June 2004
programme | papers

2003

Resistance and Reconstruction
University of Natal, Durban
Conference Venue: Science Building
29 June - 2 July 2003
programme | papers

2002

Citizenship, living rights and the public intellectual
Regent Hotel, East London
30 June - 3 July 2002
programme | papers

2001

Globalization, inequality and identity
UNISA, Pretoria
Conference venue: Sunnyside Campus
1-4 July 2001
programme

2000

Restructuring the institutions of South Africa for the new millennium
University of the Western Cape, Belville
July 2-5, 2000

1999

Securing South Africa's future
Military college, Saldanha
8 July 1999

1998

Inequality and diversity: Learning to change and the social sciences
Rand Afrikaans University, Johannesburg
30 June – 3 July 1998

1997

Beyond Afro-pessimism: Identity and development in an era of globalization
University of Transkei, Umtata
1997

1996

Southern Africa in global context
University of Natal, Durban
7 – 11 July 1996

1995

Towards social reconstruction in a fragmented society
Rhodes University, Grahamstown
9 – 13 July 1995

1994

The election and social transformation
University of Natal, Pietermaritzburg
6 July 1994

1993

First fully-fledged SASA conference
University of Pretoria, Pretoria
June 1993

1993

SASA founded through merger of ASSA and SASOV
University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg
January 1993