Conference sessions begin at 9:00 a.m. on Thursday, November 1, 2018, and conclude at 5:00 p.m. on Saturday, November 3, 2018. There is an opening reception at 5:00 p.m. on Wednesday, October 31, 2018. There is a closing reception in the evening of Saturday, November 3, 2018.

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. We do not accept checks or cash.

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 Advance
(ending on Sept. 30, 2018)
(ending on Oct. 16, 2018)
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

May 8, 2018: Registration opens
September 30, 2018: Early registration ends
October 16, 2018: Late registration ends