Join us in San Francisco, CA January 4–7, 2024!

Since 1884, the American Historical Association annual meeting has been the premier gathering for historians to come together to share research and professional development, and to network with other scholars from across the world. Young historians attend to learn about the profession and their career paths. The Exhibit Hall is a major attraction for attendees seeking publishers for their work; procuring books for course adoption; finding new teaching tools; investigating the latest monographs, edited volumes, and journals; and exploring digital solutions.

The meeting will be held at the Hilton San Francisco Union Square.

Join us in San Francisco for the American Historical Association's 137th annual meeting.

2024 Online Space Application

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Why Exhibit at the AHA Annual Meeting?

  • Support your authors by promoting their books
  • Meet new potential authors waiting to pitch their projects to you
  • Demonstrate your electronic database, digital program, or other tool
  • Connect with educators seeking new books for course adoption
  • Convince attendees to recommend your books and databases to their institutions for purchase


30% of attendees came to see a specific exhibitor

74% found a product they would purchase or recommend for purchase

28% of attendees searched for digital collections and tools for primary source access, research or teaching

88% searched the exhibit hall for new academic books

Learn more about Who Attends the AHA annual meeting

About the AHA

The American Historical Association (AHA) is the largest professional organization in the United States devoted to the study and promotion of history and historical thinking. Only the AHA brings together historians from all specializations and professions, embracing their breadth, variety, and ever-changing activity.

The AHA has more than 11,000 members and 125 affiliate organizations, many of whom hold sessions as part of the AHA annual meeting. 3,000 historians attended our 2023 meeting in Philadelphia. The Exhibit Hall regularly includes over 70 exhibitors.