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Chanukah Candle Lighting

Central Reform Temple and Rabbi Michael Shire invite conference attendees to celebrate the lighting of the Chanukah Menorah for the first night of Chanukah, on Sunday, December 18 from 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm. Learn more & RSVP now.


All meals are kosher under the rabbinical supervision of the Vaad Harabonim of Massachusetts and prepared by Catering by Andrew.

Offsite Trips

Please note: Both offsite trips are optional and require advance registration.

Tour of the Walnut Street Synagogue and Material Culture Workshop
Judaica Tour, Museum of Fine Arts Boston


Travel Grants
Childcare Grants

Request a Visa Letter

You must be registered for the convention and listed as a participant in the convention program in order to receive a visa letter for the purposes of obtaining a US visa. 

Accessibility Accommodations

Mobility and sound accommodations, dedicated spaces (quiet room, lactation room, gender-neutral restroom), and more.


What's available near the conference: groceries, kosher restaurants, synagogues, things to do.

The Art of Conferencing

A collection of resources for conference preparation on subjects including giving exciting talks, making the most of the conference, conference roles, interviewing, pitching books, and preparing conference proposals and abstracts.

Travel Insurance

If you are considering travel insurance, this article is a great start. Please note, the AJS is not affiliated with Forbes or Squaremouth or any of the insurance companies listed.