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oAttention ATA Members! Take an active role in your association—and your profession—by partipating in the events offered at the ATA Annual Conference.

Leadership Training
oKey volunteers are invited!
oMembers of ATA Division Leadership Councils and ATA Chapter/Affiliate Boards are invited to attend this interactive training to help you become a more effective volunteer leader. Learn how to motivate volunteers, define roles, and use social media and websites to get the word out.
oWednesday 2:00pm - 5:00pm Open to registered attendees

Mentee/Mentor Breakfast Meeting
oCurrent mentees and mentors are welcome!
oIf you are currently participating in the ATA Mentoring Program, please join the Mentoring Committee to discuss and connect. A few tables at the general continental breakfast will be reserved for this meeting.
oThursday 7:30am - 8:30am Open to current mentees/mentors

Presentation of Candidates & Election
oExercise your right to vote!
oHear the candidates voice their opinions and then let them hear your opinion by voting for the Board members of your association. You must be an Active or Corresponding member of ATA to vote.
oThursday 9:30am - 10:30am Open to registered attendees

Annual Meeting of All Members
oGet involved in your association!
oFind out what your association has accomplished and the goals that are being set for the future. Members of the audience are given an opportunity to ask questions and make comments to board members and committee chairs.
oFriday 8:30am - 9:30am Open to registered attendees

Certification Exam
oOne written and one computerized certification exam sitting will be held. To learn more about ATA Certification and to obtain the necessary Eligibility Requirements Form and Exam Registration Form, visit www.atanet.org/certification.
-Written Exam Sitting:
Saturday 9:00am - 12:00pm Exam registration is required
oKeyboarded Exam Sitting:
Saturday 2:00pm - 5:00pm Exam registration is required

Board Meeting
oObserve the proceedings!
oSee your Board members in action as they discuss and deliberate. Board Meetings are open to the public. You are welcome to attend and observe the proceedings.
oSaturday 1:00pm - 4:30pm Open to the public

Sunday 8:30am - 11:00am Open to the public



“The feeling of being part of a group.”

“A wonderful assortment of folks make up ATA.”

“Connecting with my fellow ATA members.”


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