Speaking is a challenging and rewarding opportunity

All proposals are selected through a competitive peer-review process. By contributing to the advancement of your profession, you will build your reputation and résumé, widen your networking circle, and position yourself as a key player to help shape the future of the T&I industry.

Speakers come from all over the world and volunteer to share their experience and expertise with all attendees. They are working translators and interpreters, many of whom are also educators, attorneys, physicians, CEOs, and managers.

Proposal submission deadline is March 1, 2021

Proposal submission is open to everyone. ATA membership is not required.

About the ATA Annual Conference

The ATA Annual Conference is essential for professional translators and interpreters to get the education and career development specific to their needs. Over 170 sessions are offered, featuring a variety of languages and specializations.

Proposals may be submitted under the following categories:

Arabic
Chinese
Dutch
French
German
Italian

Japanese
Korean
Nordic Languages
Portuguese
Slavic Languages
Spanish

ATA Activities
Audiovisual Translation
Certification Exam
Education & Training
Financial Translation
Government T&I

Independent Contractors
Interpreting
Language Services Companies
Language Technology
Legal T&I
Literary Translation

Medical T&I
Science & Technology
T&I Industry
Terminology
Translation
Other