American Translators Association's 64th Annual Conference, October 25-28, 2023, Miami

Off-Site Division Events

The following events are organized by ATA Divisions and require a separate registration and payment.  All times are Eastern Time.

Chinese Language Division
CLD Dinner

Thursday, October 26 | 7:30 p.m. 

Chinese Language Division will host its divisional dinner on Thursday, October 26th, 2023 at 7:30pm.

The venue is Buffet at POC Coral Gables, located at 121 Ponce de Leon Blvd., Coral Gables, FL 33134.

The cost is $32.69/person. No need to RSVP, just show up!

Separate payment required.

French Language Division
FLD Happy Hour

Friday, October 27 | 6:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.

The French Language Division will hold a Happy Hour at:
The Riverview Bar & Grill
(located conveniently inside the conference hotel)

This will be an informal event and there is no charge beyond what you purchase at the bar/restaurant.

However, if you are ready for the ADVANCED LEVEL…
Gather some of your new friends and head out to one of the local restaurants afterwards.

Send email to
and we will do our best to get you pointed in the right direction.
Separate payment required.

German Language Division
GLD Networking Event

Thursday, October 26 | 7:30 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.

Join us for the GLD Networking Dinner on Thursday, October 26, 2023 from 7:30-10:00 pm at Crazy About You in Miami!

Crazy About You is located on the waterfront, just a 15-minute walk from the hotel. We will be dining in a semi-private area that seats 40 people, so registration is limited to 40.

The price per person of $76* includes soft drinks, a welcome glass of house wine, starter (Cornbread), appetizer (Gluten-Free Corn and Cheese Empanadas), salad (Baby Spinach & Quinoa Salad with Beets, Avocado, Strawberries and Orange Sesame Vinaigrette), and two main courses (Porcini Mushroom Tortellini in a Parmesan Cream Sauce and Fresh Portobello Mushrooms & Applewood Boneless Beef Short Rib with a side of Sautéed Vegetables; the vegetarian second main course is Cauliflower Pizza or Black Truffle Linguine – option to be selected on the evening of the dinner).

The number of vegetarians must be provided in advance, so if you wish to have the vegetarian meal, please email Robin at by October 10, 2023 at the latest.

Please note that the fee covers all food items mentioned above, tax and gratuity. Apart from the welcome glass of house wine, alcoholic drinks are not included but are available for individual purchase.

All ticket sales end September 30, 2023 or when tickets are sold out. Tickets are nonrefundable.

Use this link to sign up:

Don’t miss the opportunity to be part of this exciting evening networking with your GLD colleagues in Miami!

*We are using Ticket Tailor to manage registration. An additional $3.75 will be charged at checkout to cover expenses for using the platform and for payment processing.

Register Here!

Separate payment required.

Interpreters Division
Interpreters Division Happy Hour

Friday, October 27 | 5:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.

Please join us on

Friday, October 27, 2023
5:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.

at the Riverview Bar & Grill

The bar is located at the Conference Hotel, the Hyatt Regency Miami. 


These are just a few of the appetizers available for us to share:

Riverview Bar and Grill menu


While beverages are NOT included, the bar offers a broad selection

of drinks for purchase.

Reservations & Payment

The cost per person for Happy Hour is $15.00, which includes

appetizers to share, tax, and gratuity.

Daniela E. Obregón, ID Assistant Administrator is collecting payments. Instructions are included in the email received from the ATA Interpreters Division, or you may contact Daniela directly for instructions at

Space is limited and reservations are accepted on a first come, first served basis. So please make sure to register as early as possible!

Dietary restrictions? Please include any dietary restrictions as a note with your payment, and we will do our best to accommodate you.

Questions about the happy hour? Contact Daniela E. Obregón (ID Assistant Administrator) and Christina Green (ID Administrator) at

Separate payment required.

Japanese Language Division
Japanese Language Division Dinner

Thursday, October 26 | 6:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.

Japanese Language Division Dinner

Where: (To Be Determined)

When: Thursday, October 26, 6:00 p.m.-8:00 p.m.

What kind of event: JLD Annual Dinner

What to charge: TBD

JLD is setting up its plans for the annual dinner for the ATA64 conference this year in Miami! For more questions, please contact JLD Administrator Paul Koehler at

Thank you and see you in Miami!

Separate payment required.

Language Technology Division
Let's Do It Greek Style! Dinner

Thursday, October 26 | 7:00 p.m. 

Please join us for an informal networking dinner during the ATA64 conference in Miami! This year, we are breaking from the tradition of Fogo de Chão Brazilian Steakhouse due to unavailability of this restaurant in walking proximity. Instead, we are going Greek style! Our dinner will take place in the private lounge of Meraki Greek Bistro located less than a 5-minute walk away from the conference hotel. Everyone is welcome!


Price: $80.00 per person for the event, tax and gratuity included.
Payments must be received on or before Tuesday, October 10th. Seating is limited. A personal email will be sent out to each dinner attendee to serve as confirmation of payment and guaranteed seat.

Viktoryia Baum, LTD event coordinator:
Daniel Sebesta, LTD Assistant Administrator:

Separate payment required.

Law Division
LawD Lunch

Friday, October 27 | 12:30 p.m. - 1:45 p.m.

Please join us at the ATA64 Law Division Lunch and enjoy a break in your conference day for networking, meeting new friends and catching up with old ones.

We will have our lunch at American Social, a vibrant restaurant serving American classics with a modern twist. We will sit on the covered outdoor patio right next to the Miami River. American Social is a 15-minute walk or 7-minute drive from the conference hotel.

Cost: $32.00 per person (includes gratuity and tax). To view the menu and make your reservation, CLICK HERE.

Payment must be received on or before September 25, 2023, to reserve your seat.

Questions? Contact LawD Administrator,Elizabeth Herron-Sweet.

Separate payment required.

Medical Division and Science & Technology
Joint MD and S&TD Annual Dinner

Thursday, October 26 | 6:30 p.m.

Please join us at Dolores But You Can Call Me Lolita, located in the heart of Brickell’s Financial District and just a short walk from the conference hotel. Situated in a former firehouse building built in 1923, the restaurant has a vibrant, fun and friendly South American vibe, and comes packed with plenty of old charm. We will enjoy time to mingle
and a private dinner in the Lolita Garden Room (watch a short video of the room).

Cost: $75.00 per person (includes one alcoholic drink, tax and gratuity). To view the menu and RSVP, CLICK HERE or HERE.

Questions? Contact S&TD Administrator, Mery Molenaar or MD Administrator Yasha Saebi.

Separate payment required.

Nordic Division
Drinks at Better Days Bar

Wednesday, October 25 | 8:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.

On Wednesday October 25, ND members will meet for drinks at Better Days, which is located in Brickell just minutes from our conference hotel. This casual bar serves a complete menu of cocktails and craft beers, including local brews. Come join your fellow Division members for a casual drink and chat to kick off this year’s conference!

Please RSVP by email to by Monday, October 16 so that we know who to expect for each event. Let us know if you would like to attend just the welcome drink, just the lunch, or both. Questions? Contact Ann-Charlotte Storer at

Separate payment required.

Nordic Division
Nordic Division Lunch Meetup At The Hotel

Friday, October 27 | 12:30 p.m. - 1:30 p.m.

On Friday October 27, instead of meeting in the evening for an annual dinner this year, we are pleased to invite attendees to join us for a casual “grab-and-go” lunch at our conference hotel. New this year, ATA will offer a grab-and-go station with easy lunch options (sandwiches and salads) to purchase by the main conference area inside the hotel. Members can buy the food and drink of their choice and join us at the outdoor tables on the Riverwalk Terrace (in case of bad weather, we will be in one of the lobby communal seating areas instead).

Please RSVP by email to by Monday, October 16 so that we know who to expect for each event. Let us know if you would like to attend just the welcome drink, just the lunch, or both. Questions? Contact Ann-Charlotte Storer at

Separate payment required.

Portuguese  Language Division
PLD Happy Hour

Thursday, October 26 | 6:30 p.m. 

The Portuguese Language Division will hold a Happy Hour at:

The Riverview Bar & Grill (located conveniently inside the conference hotel)

This year we decided to host a Happy Hour open to all the members and non-members. It will be an informal event and there is no charge beyond what you purchase at the bar/restaurant.

Prior registration not needed.

Join us at the Riverview Bar & Grill!


Send email to

Separate payment required.

Slavic Language Division
SLD's Annual Dinner

Thursday, October 26 | 6:15 p.m. 

The SLD plans to continue its tradition of holding an annual dinner at ATA64 in Miami. We hope you can come join us for a Brazilian buffet!

The venue for the dinner is:
Camila’s Restaurant
129 SE 1st Ave, Miami, FL 33131
+1 305-375-0992

And we plan to leave the conference hotel together on Thursday, October 26 at 6:15 EDT.

Eugenia Tietz-Sokolskaya has graciously agreed to manage ticket sales. Tickets for the buffet will be $27, which includes tax, gratuity and one free drink. To help prepare an appropriate table, please RSVP by October 23 by sending her an email Questions and comments are welcome.

Separate payment required.

Spanish Language Division:
SPD Annual Dinner

Friday, October 27 | 7:00 p.m.

The SPD cordially invites you to celebrate our traditional Muchas culturas, un solo idioma annual dinner event at Casa Juancho. A Rustic-elegant Little Havana hacienda known for paella, tapas, and an extensive wine list. All ATA members are welcome to join us!

Cost: $75.00 per person (includes gratuity and tax). For details and to make your reservation, CLICK HERE.

Questions? Contact SPD Administrator Edna Santizo.

Separate payment required.

Translation Company Division
Annual Social Event

Thursday, October 26 | 12:00 p.m. - 1:45 p.m.

Join your TCD colleagues and friends for a fun and delicious lunch social and networking time at Crazy About You, one of Brickell’s most upscale destinations! The restaurant is within walking distance from Hyatt Regency Miami, ATA’s conference hotel. Mark your calendars!

Price per person: $50.00

Crazy About You

Registration and menu details:


Rosario ‘Charo’ Welle


Ray Valido

Assistant Administrator

Register Here!

Separate payment required.

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