News Release

April meeting of the American Physical Society to be held in Minneapolis and online

Meeting Announcement

American Physical Society

Physicists from around the world will meet to present new research that spans from quarks to the cosmos at the American Physical Society’s (APS) April Meeting. The conference will be held in person in Minneapolis April 15-18 and online everywhere April 24-26.

Scientific Program

The scientific program includes more than 1,400 presentations on astrophysics, cosmology, particle physics, gravitation, nuclear physics and more. For more information, search the scientific program. All times are in U.S. Central time. 

Hybrid Format

The April Meeting will have both in-person and online experiences. The in-person experience will be at the Hilton Minneapolis April 15-18. It will include scientific sessions, exhibits, networking events, receptions and more. In-person press registration includes access to the online experience. 

The online experience will be held April 24-26. It will feature livestreamed scientific sessions, keynote style talks, poster slams and more. Select content from the scientific sessions at the in-person meeting will be available for on-demand viewing.

Content on the online meeting platform will be available to all press registrants for 90 days after the online meeting concludes.

Housing Information

Discounted hotel rates are available for in-person attendees at the Hilton Minneapolis. Book your hotel by March 20 to receive the discount. 

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 newsroom. If you already have APS press credentials, log in to your APS account before registering for the meeting. Registration will remain open throughout the meeting.

Press Program

Press releases, tip sheets and other press materials about newsworthy presentations will be available in APS’s press release repository ahead of the meeting. A dedicated workspace in the Hilton Minneapolis will be available for news media attending in person.

Health and Safety Guidelines

All attendees are expected to obtain a negative COVID test before the in-person meeting and monitor their personal health while on site in Las Vegas. If an attendee does not feel well for any reason or tests positive for COVID-19, they are responsible for refraining from all in-person proceedings. Read APS’s health and safety guidelines for complete details.

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