Tony Geramita and I organized a special session titled Commutative Algebra and Algebraic Geometry at the American Mathematical Society's sectional meeting on September 23-24, 2000. The meeting took place at the University of Toronto in Toronto, Canada.

Sara Faridi, Sindi Sabourin, Adam van Tuyl and I organized a special session on Commutative Algebra at the Canadian Mathematical Society's winter meeting. The meeting took place at McGill University in Montréal, Québec, Canada on December 11-13, 2004.

Susan Cooper, Sara Faridi and I organized a special session titled Commutative Algebra and its Interactions with Algebraic Geometry at the American Mathematical Society's sectional meeting on October 18-19, 2014. The meeting took place at Dalhousie University in Halifax, Canada.