Conference sessions begin at 9:00 a.m. on Friday, November 8, 2019, and conclude at 5:00 p.m. on Sunday, November 10, 2019. There is an opening reception at 5:00 p.m. on Thursday, November 7, 2019. There is a closing reception on the evening of Sunday, November 10, 2019.

All presenters, including readers accepted to the Annual Alexis Levitin Bilingual Reading Series, must register for the conference. Registration includes admission to the ALTA bookfair, meetings, panels, readings, and public receptions for the duration of the conference period. Meals, lodging, and travel are not included. 

All conference registrations must be purchased online or onsite with a credit or debit card. Those who sign up for the student rate will be asked to present a valid student ID at registration. We do not accept checks or cash. Please also note that registration is non-refundable

Become an ALTA member today to receive discounted conference registration and gain access to our extensive member benefits, including access to Translation Review, World Literature Today, and the Directory of Members. ALTA membership is for the calendar year. Non-Member conference registration does not include an ALTA membership.



Registration Rates
Registration Type Early Bird Online Registration
(ending on Oct. 7, 2019)
Online Registration
(ending on Oct. 21, 2019)
Onsite Registration
ALTA Member $200 $225 $250
Non-Member $275 $300 $325
Student $50 $50 $75
One Day $125 $125 $150

* Please note that in order to access the discounted members' registration rate, you must be logged into your member account.


Important Dates

Mid-May, 2019: Online registration opens
October 7, 2019: Early bird online registration ends
October 21, 2019: Online registration ends