NETWORKING THAT WORKS

ATA59 offers an endless variety of specialized networking opportunities where you can build partnerships, promote yourself and your services, reunite with friends, get more involved with your association, or just have fun!

Special Events

SO MANY WAYS TO EXPAND YOUR CIRCLE!
Networking can happen in a variety of ways, so ATA59 has a variety of special events to match. Expand your networking circle by attending all of these events.

  • Welcome Celebration
  • Job Fair
  • Brainstorm Networking
  • Exhibit Hall
  • Business Practices Happy Hour
  • Buddies Welcome Newbies
  • After Hours Café
  • Mindful Movement
  • Zumba
  • Closing Reception
  • Conference Dance Party

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What Do Attendees Say?

Professional development really happens here.
Sessions are relevant and stimulating and provide new ideas from different perspectives.
Learning and sharing with colleagues. You can never place a high enough value on that!
Learning new paths to explore from colleagues who are willing to share their knowledge freely.
We can have face-to-face networking with potential and current clients that we wouldn’t have otherwise.
It is a great environment to network with like-minded individuals and gain contacts for future work.
Being with kindred spirits is refreshing and uplifting. I feel very proud to be a member of our profession.
The conference always inspires me for another year of work. It truly is a worthwhile experience.

Association Events

GET INVOLVED IN YOUR ASSOCIATION!
Attention ATA Members! Take an active role in your association—and your profession—by participating in the these events.

  • Breakfast with the Board
  • Opening Session
  • Annual Meeting of Voting Members & Election
  • Leadership Training
  • Annual Meeting of All Members
  • Closing Session
  • Board Meeting

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Attendees were asked if they made new contacts while attending an ATA conference.

98% said “YES!”

Division Events

MAKE THE CONTACTS THAT COUNT!
ATA’s 20 professional-interest Divisions provide specialty- and language-specific events and networking to assist their members in today’s competitive marketplace.

  • Arabic Language Division
  • Chinese Language Division
  • Dutch Language Division
  • Educators Division
  • French Language Division
  • German Language Division
  • Government Division
  • Interpreters Division
  • Italian Language Division
  • Japanese Language Division
  • Korean Language Division
  • Language Technology Division
  • Law Division
  • Literary Division
  • Medical Division
  • Nordic Division
  • Portuguese Language Division
  • Science & Technology Division
  • Slavic Languages Division
  • Spanish Language Division
  • Translation Company Division

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BOOK YOUR HOTEL

Discounted rates are available at the New Orleans Marriott until October 1 or as space allows. LEARN MORE

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PROFESSIONAL HEADSHOTS

Photographer Sandra Pitre is offering onsite headshot services. Get 3 headshots for $30. To make an appointment and provide payment, contact Sandra directly at ataphotos2018@gmail.com.

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