AATJ Annual Fall Conference

The 2017 American Association of Teachers of Japanese (AATJ) Annual Fall Conference will take place November 17-19 at Music Center in Nashville, Tennessee, in conjunction with the American Council on the Teaching of Foreign Languages (ACTFL) Annual Convention and World Languages Expo.

The ACTFL Annual Convention will feature over 800 educational sessions covering a wide spectrum of the language profession addressing the theme Experience It. The ACTFL Convention is an international event bringing together over 7,000 language educators from all languages, levels and assignments within the profession. The Japan Pavilion in the Expo (Exhibit) Hall will feature entertainment, exhibits by publishers, travel agents, universities, and other companies and services related to our profession.

Registration for the conference is open; advance registration (at a lower rate) is available until October 25. Be sure that your AATJ membership is current, so that you can register for the conference at the discounted member rate. To register online, go to http://www.actfl.org/convention-expo/registration. BE SURE TO SCROLL DOWN AND SELECT OPTION 2: “MEMBER OF CONVENTION PARTNER ORGANIZATION”; THEN SELECT “AATJ” IN ORDER TO REGISTER AT THE LOWER MEMBER RATE.

You can use this paper registration form if you prefer to register by mail.

If you plan to attend the AATJ Luncheon on Saturday, November 18, pleas purchase a luncheon ticket when you register for the conference.. AATJ will not sell luncheon tickets at our booth, and ACTFL will not have tickets for sale on-site. Luncheon tickets are $35.

View the AATJ-Sponsored Sessions at the 2017 Fall Conference

Click here for the schedule of AATJ's sponsored sessions at the 2017 conference


View the AATJ-Sponsored Sessions at Past Fall Conferences

2016 Annual Fall Conference Schedule

2015 Annual Fall Conference Schedule

2014 Annual Fall Conference Schedule

2013 Annual Fall Conference Schedule

2012 Annual Fall Conference Schedule