ATA59 provides a comprehensive selection of educational opportunities for professional development specific to your needs. You’ll find sessions that focus on practical skills and theory, across all levels of experience. You’ll be inspired and challenged to consider new ideas through hands-on workshops, panel discussions, and lecture presentations.
Choose from over 170 sessions featuring a variety of languages and specializations. Sessions were selected through a competitive peer-review process.
- Nordic Languages
- Slavic Languages
- Education & Training
- Financial Translation
- Government T&I
- Independent Contractors
- Language Services Companies
- Language Technology
- Legal T&I
- Literary Translation
- Medical T&I
- Science & Technology
- T&I Industry
Advanced Skills & Training (AST) Day will offer a selection of intense, interactive three-hour courses with limited seating, plus an exclusive networking event. LEARN MORE
Being dedicated language professionals, speakers volunteer to share their experience and expertise. They are working translators and interpreters, educators, attorneys, physicians, CEOs, and managers. Speakers are selected through a competitive peer-review process.
Among the speakers, are a select group of Distinguished Speakers. Chosen by ATA leadership, they contribute a high level of advanced learning, experience, and excellence.
Attendees were asked if they learned new skills while attending an ATA conference.
88% said "YES!"
Continuing Education Credit
ATA-certified translators may earn one CEP for each hour of Conference Sessions attended, up to a maximum of 10 CEPs. Earn an additional 3 CEPs for each AST course attended.
Certified interpreters may earn continuing education credit. Conference Sessions and AST Courses will be submitted for approval. More information will be provided when available.
Tool Support Stations
Translation tool support stations will be available throughout the Exhibit Hall to provide hands-on, one-on-one assistance and advice for a variety of tools. Get the answers to your questions in 15-minute sessions with true techs—not sales reps.
If you are a translation tool vendor who is also an exhibitor, you could be invited to provide a support station. Contact Adrian Aleckna at firstname.lastname@example.org.