"Teaching and Learning Christian Ethics: What’s the Matter"

Thursday, January 4 - Sunday, January 7, 2024

 The 2024 Annual Meeting will be a place-based meeting with no virtual component. 

Call for Proposals





Registration - Click here to register


Cancellation Policy:  Registration fees will be fully refunded if you cancel before December 1, 2023 midnight Eastern Time.  Cancellations after December 1, 2023 will not be refunded.  Registration refunds must be requested in writing to [email protected].

Hotel & Travel

The 2024 Annual Meeting will be hosted in Chicago, Illinois. 

Palmer House Hilton
17 East Monroe Street
Chicago, Illinois 60603

Single/Double/Triple/Quad:  $139 (plus taxes and fees)

To reserve your room online click here or call 877-865-5321 and reference 'SCE'.  The Society of Christian Ethics has secured discounted rates per night, plus applicable taxes for Annual Meeting attendees.  Attendees are responsible for making their own hotel reservations.  The special rate will be offered until Wednesday, December 13 or until the group block is sold-out, whichever comes first.  

Only registered attendees of the 2024 Annual Meeting (SCE, SJE, SSME) can book within the meeting’s room block.  The Society of Christian Ethics will do an audit with the hotel to ensure only registered members have booked hotel rooms.  Those that have not registered for the Annual Meeting will be removed from the block, forfeiting the discounted rate.

Parking at The Palmer House

Check out the Choose Chicago website for recommendations on things to do, places to eat, etc.

Important Dates

**Subject to change**

March 20:  Call for Proposal submission deadline
May 17:  Call for Proposal acceptance emails to be sent
May 21:  Program acceptance due
June 28:  Draft program will be available
September 1:  Registration, volunteer sign ups, hotel block, and exhibitor opportunities open
October 4:  Deadline to submit edits to the program (title, abstract, speakers)
October 15:  Paper to be uploaded for JSCE consideration
December 1:  All presenters must be registered or they will be removed from the program

Code of Conduct

All attendees, speakers, organizers, volunteers, and staff must abide by the SCE Standards of Professional Conduct.


COVID-19 Update

The Society of Christian Ethics continues to closely monitor the coronavirus outbreak as the health and safety of our members and attendees is our highest priority.  We are tracking all travel restrictions and will follow the advice of the World Health OrganizationU.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, and the Chicago Department of Public Health.  


Check out our Frequently Asked Questions page.  Have a question that hasn't been answered?  Please contact the team at [email protected] or 320-253-5407.